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MILLWALL V GILLINGHAM: MATCH PREVIEW

29 December 2016

The Gills travel to south London in Sky Bet League One on Friday, December 30, 7.45pm kick-off

Sky Bet League One 

The Den

Friday, December 30

7.45pm kick-off 


MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Tim Robinson

Assistants: David Avent and Ian Cooper

Fourth Official: Dean Whitestone


Justin Edinburgh’s team travel to south London to play Millwall in Sky Bet League One on Friday night.


for more information.Click hereTickets are still available for this festive fixture, and you can buy yours on the day at The Den, with no price increase. Sales are no longer possible via the club's ticket office.


TEAM NEWS

Manager Edinburgh has no new injury concerns following Boxing Day's 1-1 draw against Peterborough United. Billy Knott and Chris Herd were also in the squad for the Gills' last game, as they continue their return from a hamstring and an ankle injury respectively.


THE OPPOSITION

The Lions sit in ninth position in the League One table, seven places and four points ahead of Edinburgh’s team, having won four of their last six league fixtures.


.Checkatrade Trophy earlier in the seasonNeil Harris’s attacking trio of Aiden O’Brien, Lee Gregory and Steve Morison have 26 goals between them this campaign, and Welshman Morison also scored the winner against the Gills when the teams met in the


Millwall ran out 2-0 winners on Boxing Day against Swindon Town, with Gregory scoring both goals, and Harris believed his side dominated the match thanks to a "new-found defensive consistency". The festive victory was the Lions’ first clean sheet in seven games, and their fourth in Sky Bet League One this season.


LAST TIME WE MET

The Gills last travelled to The Den for Sky Bet League One action in a festive fixture last December, and memorably won 3-0 thanks to goals from Bradley Dack and a Dominic Samuel double. You can watch the highlights from the thrashing below: 



The teams have met 98 times in total, with the Gills winning 27, drawing 21 and losing 50.


FANCY A FLUTTER?

Millwall win – 17/20

Draw – 13/5

Gills win–16/5


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MATCH COVERAGE 

. click hereGillsPlayer will have live match commentary from 7.45pm with Ben Watts and Peter Lloyd. To subscribe,


will have interactive text commentary of the match, and the club’s social media channels will be bringing you live updates throughout the day. GillsWallThe


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