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Millwall   2 - 1   Leyton Orient

Millwall v Leyton Orient

Millwall 2-1 Leyton Orient

Millwall maintained their push for a second automatic promotion place with a win over Leyton Orient, who slide closer to the relegation zone.

After a goalless first half, the home side took the lead in the 69th minute when Paul Robinson netted from close range following some poor defending.

Steve Morison doubled the lead from the penalty spot when Scott Barron was brought down 11 minutes later.

Ben Chorley netted a consolation goal from close range in the final minutes.


Millwall boss kenny Jackett told BBC London 94.9:

"It was vital win and hard fought. Orient were resilient and very hard to break down.

"We needed to take our chances and moved the ball very well."

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade told BBC London 94.9:

"I had no problem with the team's work ethic but Millwall were worthy of the win today."

"They will fell disappointed they didn't take their chances in the second half, I thought it was a better performance from my side in the second half."


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Saturday, 24 April 2010

League One

Home Team Score Away Team Time
Millwall 2-1 Leyton Orient FT
(HT 0-0)
  • Robinson 69
  • Morison (pen) 80
  • Chorley 90+3

Millwall

  • 01 Forde
  • 05 Robinson
  • 16 Barron
  • 18 Ward
  • 21 Smith
  • 07 Schofield
  • 12 Hackett (Alexander 61)
  • 24 Laird (Fuseini 82)
  • 26 Abdou
  • 09 Harris
  • 20 Morison

Substitutes

  • 13 Sullivan,
  • 03 Frampton,
  • 19 Grimes,
  • 22 Fuseini,
  • 08 Alexander,
  • 10 Grabban,
  • 30 Obika

Leyton Orient

  • 12 Jones
  • 04 Chorley
  • 05 Mkandawire
  • 25 Lichaj
  • 08 Chambers yellow card
  • 10 Thornton yellow card
  • 13 Daniels
  • 19 Spicer (Demetriou 68)
  • 20 Smith yellow card
  • 09 McGleish (Pires 86)
  • 14 Jarvis (Patulea 81)

Substitutes

  • 01 Morris,
  • 02 Purches,
  • 06 Ashworth,
  • 11 Demetriou,
  • 17 Pires,
  • 18 Baker,
  • 23 Patulea
Ref: EastAtt: 13,011
MILLWALL
LEYTON ORIENT

Possession

  • Millwall 53%
  • Leyton Orient 47%

Attempts on target

  • Millwall 3
  • Leyton Orient 5

Attempts off target

  • Millwall 8
  • Leyton Orient 2

Corners

  • Millwall 6
  • Leyton Orient 8

Fouls

  • Millwall 12
  • Leyton Orient 6
  • Final Result
  • Full Time
  • 90:00+4:17 The referee signals the end of the game.
  • 90:00+2:52 The assist for the goal came from Jason Demetriou.
  • 90:00+2:52 GOAL - Ben ChorleyMillwall 2 - 1 Leyton Orient Ben Chorley grabs a headed goal from inside the penalty area. Millwall 2-1 Leyton Orient.
  • 90:00+1:14 Foul by Darren Ward on Loick Pires, free kick awarded. Jason Demetriou takes the direct free kick. Sean Thornton has an effort at goal from 30 yards. Darren Ward gets a block in. Corner taken by Jason Demetriou from the right by-line,
  • 89:15 The official flags Neil Harris offside. Jamie Jones takes the free kick.
  • 88:22 The assistant referee signals for offside against Neil Harris. Jamie Jones restarts play with the free kick.
  • 86:41 Adrian Patulea is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. David Forde takes the free kick.
  • 85:40 Inswinging corner taken by Scott Barron from the right by-line played to the near post, Sean Thornton manages to make a clearance.
  • 85:09 Substitution Loick Pires comes on in place of Scott McGleish.
  • 84:41 Charlie Daniels takes a shot. Blocked by Steve Morison.
  • 83:56 Darren Ward gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adrian Patulea. Sean Thornton restarts play with the free kick.
  • 83:02 Ali Fuseini concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean Thornton. Free kick taken by Ben Chorley.
  • 81:25 Substitution Ali Fuseini on for Marc Laird.
  • 80:17 Jason Demetriou takes the inswinging corner, David Forde makes a save.
  • 80:03 Substitution Adrian Patulea replaces Ryan Jarvis.
  • 79:45 GOAL - Steve MorisonMillwall 2 - 0 Leyton Orient Steve Morison scores a power penalty. Millwall 2-0 Leyton Orient.
  • 78:47 Booking Sean Thornton is cautioned.
  • 78:06 Booking Adam Chambers receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
  • 77:57 Penalty awarded for a foul by Adam Chambers on Scott Barron.
  • 76:40 Jason Demetriou takes a shot. David Forde makes a save. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jason Demetriou, save by David Forde.
  • 74:03 Corner from the right by-line taken by Jason Demetriou, save by David Forde.
  • 71:56 Corner taken by Scott Barron, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Paul Robinson misses to the left of the goal.
  • 68:42 Assist by Scott Barron.
  • 68:42 GOAL - Paul RobinsonMillwall 1 - 0 Leyton Orient A goal is scored by Paul Robinson from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Millwall 1-0 Leyton Orient.
  • 67:47 Substitution Jason Demetriou replaces John Spicer.
  • 63:54 Nadjim Abdou produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.
  • 62:42 Marc Laird concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean Thornton. Free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 58:07 Substitution Chris Hackett goes off and Gary Alexander comes on.
  • 58:07 Inswinging corner taken right-footed by John Spicer from the left by-line, Darren Ward makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by John Spicer, inswinging corner taken by John Spicer. Darren Ward manages to make a clearance.
  • 56:48 Tamika Mkandawire gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Neil Harris. Chris Hackett crosses the ball in from the free kick.
  • 55:55 The referee blows for offside. David Forde takes the indirect free kick.
  • 55:10 Foul by Chris Hackett on Charlie Daniels, free kick awarded. Jamie Jones takes the direct free kick.
  • 50:28 Adam Chambers produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.
  • 46:25 Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Chambers on Scott Barron. David Forde takes the direct free kick.
  • 45:01 The second half has started.
  • Half Time
  • 45:00+2:09 The first half comes to an end.
  • 45:00+0:27 Corner taken by Scott Barron played to the near post, save by Jamie Jones.
  • 43:28 Unfair challenge on Charlie Daniels by Chris Hackett results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 40:22 Corner taken by Chris Hackett, clearance by Ben Chorley.
  • 38:00 The referee blows for offside against Steve Morison. Indirect free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 37:28 Neil Harris takes a shot. Save by Jamie Jones.
  • 35:29 Ryan Jarvis has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.
  • 33:58 Unfair challenge on Jimmy Smith by Steve Morison results in a free kick. Adam Chambers has an effort direct from the free kick, blocked by Paul Robinson.
  • 32:42 Neil Harris challenges Ben Chorley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 31:39 Shot by Neil Harris from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.
  • 28:28 Shot by Neil Harris from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
  • 26:33 Sean Thornton fouled by Nadjim Abdou, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie Jones restarts play with the free kick.
  • 24:25 Corner taken right-footed by John Spicer to the near post, clearance made by Steve Morison.
  • 20:57 Foul by Steve Morison on Eric Lichaj, free kick awarded. Jamie Jones takes the free kick.
  • 19:48 Headed effort from the edge of the area by Marc Laird goes wide of the right-hand upright.
  • 16:35 The referee blows for offside against Scott McGleish. David Forde restarts play with the free kick.
  • 14:21 Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Chris Hackett, clearance made by Ben Chorley.
  • 13:01 Free kick awarded for a foul by Charlie Daniels on Neil Harris. Shot on goal comes in from Chris Hackett from the free kick, Ben Chorley makes a clearance. Chris Hackett decides to take a short corner.
  • 11:36 Shot from outside the box by Danny Schofield goes wide right of the target.
  • 9:25 Ben Chorley challenges Steve Morison unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Jack Smith.
  • 7:48 Foul by Steve Morison on Ben Chorley, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 6:36 Chris Hackett delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Tamika Mkandawire manages to make a clearance.
  • 6:36 Booking Jimmy Smith is cautioned.
  • 6:20 Chris Hackett fouled by Jimmy Smith, the ref awards a free kick.
  • 4:52 Shot from close range by Chris Hackett misses to the left of the goal.
  • 3:52 Headed effort on goal by Steve Morison from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.
  • 1:06 Steve Morison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tamika Mkandawire. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
  • 0:00 The game begins.

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League One table snapshot

As it stood on 24 Apr 2010 23:59 UK

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Norwich 44 41 92
2 Leeds United 44 33 83
3 Millwall 44 33 82
4 Swindon 44 16 79
5 Charlton 44 20 78
6 Huddersfield 44 26 77
7 Southampton 44 37 70
8 Colchester 44 12 69
9 Bristol Rovers 44 -7 62
10 Brentford 44 4 61
11 MK Dons 44 -7 59
12 Walsall 44 -4 58
13 Brighton 44 -5 55
14 Carlisle 44 -5 54
15 Oldham 44 -13 52
16 Hartlepool 44 -8 51
17 Yeovil 44 -6 50
18 Leyton Orient 44 -11 48
19 Exeter 44 -13 47
20 Gillingham 44 -14 47
21 Tranmere 44 -32 45
22 Wycombe 44 -21 42
23 Southend 44 -20 40
24 Stockport 44 -56 25

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