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Millwall boss rues defensive frailties after Birmingham loss

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IAN Holloway rued Millwall's "soft underbelly" after Tuesday's 3-1 loss to bogey team Birmingham City at The Den.

The Lions boss said it was a case of deja vu for his side as they created more chances than their opponents only to concede poorly-defended goals.

Millwall found themselves 2-0 down at half time and, despite Lee Gregory's first goal for the club, their resistance was ended when Wes Thomas scored a third.

Holloway said: "We've got to stop defending like that, we've got to stop one long ball getting hit over our head and them scoring.

"We've got a soft underbelly at the moment. These long balls are doing us at the moment.

"They've had four shots and scored three.

"It is very deja-vu, so we've just got a lot of work to do."

Holloway feels his squad has been unsettled by recent injuries to key players.

"It is no coincidence we've lost Nicky Bailey, Carlos Edwards and Lee Martin," he added.

"Where would we be without them in that run last year?

"I've just reminded the players downstairs if we'd have had some of these results in that last eight games we wouldn't be in this division.

"There are a lot of games left for us to keep fighting and show we can compete at this lexapro generic making me dizzy level.

"It is a good job we had that good start to the season because it would be a lot worse now if we hadn't of won those first two games.

“The positives for me were that no-one folded.

"We had a terrible spell where we go in at half-time 2-0 down and we managed to get ourselves back in it – and for all intents and purposes I expected to get something.

"I thought the crowd were great, I thought they loved the fact Aiden O’Brien came on. I thought he did fantastically well.

"It was great for Gregory to get his goal and maybe he is starting to show what he can do for us."

O'Brien was one of two half-time substitutes – the other, Richard Chaplow, played at right back after Justin Hoyte was taken off in a tactical change.

"I thought Chaplow did excellent," Holloway said. "But it's harsh on Hoyte, he has been out for a long, long time and he is the only natural full-back.

"People were screaming at me 'get him off, get him off, get him off' but he has worked really, really hard. It is not his fault Carlos is injured and he isn't match fit."

Alex Aldridge

(@accordingtoaldo)

64 thoughts on “Millwall boss rues defensive frailties after Birmingham loss

  • October 1, 2014 at 00:23
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    Dunney out, a 6 foot plus defender in.

    Fed up of conceding to long, direct football!

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    • October 1, 2014 at 01:37
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      @lions404: f*** all to do with dunny. ..beevers & forde to blame for the goals...dont suppose u were there ..f****** plum

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      • October 1, 2014 at 02:04
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        @Jim28: we've conceded 10 goals across 5 games(meaning we have to score 3 times every game to get 3 f****** points) and you're telling me out Captain/Centreback has nothing to do with it?!

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        • October 1, 2014 at 08:54
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          @lions404: what's worrying and a strange trait of IH is that since we've lost Martin (and now Edwards - a huge attacking threat) he has decided we no longer require wingers.. By playing the diamond and expecting Malone and whoever is at rb to push forward we are hugely vulnerable at the back, especially seeing as Dunne isn't a CB. Beevers was caught short today but only because he is trying to cover other frailties at the back. Long ball football doesn't work for us! Play Malone on one side and either Fred, Aidan or even Briggs possibly on the other and keep 2 up top! Revert back to 442 upson and Williams in the middle, and sorry to jump on the bandwagon but drop dunne for Webster! The wingers will protect the full backs and still put balls in the box and the confidence and points will start picking up again! At least it can't get worse than last night, fingers crossed for derby Saturday and here's hoping he don't drop Gregory to the bench.

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          • October 1, 2014 at 08:55
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            @taz1987: sorry meant woolford on one side not Malone

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    • October 1, 2014 at 18:52
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      I think IH is suffering from amnesia "Hoyte the only fit right back at the club"? Dunne has been a right back since he was 12 years old!! Webster must be wondering why he signed for the club!! if you haven't got the players for a playing system then don't play it!!! Stop trying to be clever IH and go back to basics with players playing in there preferred positions starting with the back 4 then the rest isn't rocket science. 4 4 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • October 1, 2014 at 00:39
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    Deja vu ? Ain't that right ollie.
    3 more changes to starting 11, change of formation at start of game and again after each goal conceded, Alan Dunne, players out of position, fordey let's in another weak long range effort, defence do eff all about another long ball over the top, we play hoof ball, beevers goes upfront again when we have no idea, another player comes in - regardless of what people say or think of him, myself included - only to be subbed off after 45 mins, as s h I t as he is, ollie yet again fails to blame himself yet again.
    Deja vu ? No s h I t sherlock.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 00:56
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    The ref should've sent their RM off he yellow carded him for knocking Malone over then does the same thing 2 mins later. From where I was standing it wasn't a free kick for the second goal though how Fordey didn't save that I don't know. No hand ball decisions as usual. Hoyte sxxt as usual. I think everyone blaming Dunne is harsh IH should never of changed the shape by putting Beavers up front he should've been more patient. On a positive note well done Gregory worked your a*** off and deserved your goal. Well done Ranegie and O'Brien thought you both done well onwards and upwards looking forward to Derby away now this poxy fixture is out the way. NOLU WDC

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    • October 1, 2014 at 12:28
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      @mitchamscaff: Got to disagree with you about the free kick for their goal, from where I was I thought it was a foul, but maybe Forde could have done better as well as the wall. The first goal was because Beevers was the wrong side of the attacker who won the ball then played it wide but no-one followed his run into the box. You can't legislate for individual mistakes, which as a team we are making to many of. It was great to see O'Brien play last night and I hope he plays at Derby maybe along with Fred but we can't rely on the youth to put right what the senior pro's are doing wrong. we've had two years of just being safe, what did everyone expect this year? promotion? play offs? I'll be happy mid table and look to push on in the next year or two. By then we will see what the younger players can do week in week out, to me they look the best bunch we've had since Ifill, Sadlier, Reid and Cahill.

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      • October 1, 2014 at 16:10
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        @uncle albert: Haven't seen it on the box yet I'll take your word for it that it was a foul, but Forde should of done better imo. Forde is one of the best keepers in this division and I think that was a pretty routine save for him. I agree we should not have to rely on our youth that's why we pay a lot of money on these 'senior players' but it's satisfying seeing home grown talent come through the ranks. What about having Malone at LB and Briggs on the LW that would be a lot of pace which we are lacking and they should be able to cover each other when going forward. What about putting Woolford on the RW he has played there before can't remember who against but done a decent job with Chaplow RB?

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        • October 1, 2014 at 19:31
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          @mitchamscaff: shouldn't have to rely on the youth but surely the point of having them is with the aim of them breaking into the 1st team.

          Like you say it's satisfying to see them playing for us and so far all that have been given a chance this season have looked very promising.

          Loans haven't exactly worked well for us and home grown is a damn sight cheaper as well.

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          • October 1, 2014 at 19:44
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            @MFC Lion: I was just saying we should be better prepared and have back ups for our starting 11 without having to gamble on youngsters who may or may not make the grade. I f we was more comfortable then you can risk easing them into this standard without damaging their confidence if they don't stand out on their debut that's all. From what I've seen we have nothing to worry about just need to be patient and not rush things. Remember loans can work if you look in the right places for example Townsend, Fredricks, Woods and Kane (who with Keogh kept us up a couple of years ago) just to name a few. NOLU WDC

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  • October 1, 2014 at 01:09
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    Good golly ollie how can you talk such b******* deja vu you should have sorted it out ages ago keep changing the team changing formation then say it's not hoytes fault Carlos is injured then he should not be a pro footballer its like your defending him cause he's scared to play get rid. Ps see Gregory scored . PPs see Fulham are looking for a new manager?

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  • October 1, 2014 at 01:31
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    SUPER SUPER LEE..anyone who was at the game would have seen we have a very special player..his finish was pure class..olly i dare you to drop him..

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    • October 1, 2014 at 01:50
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      @Jim28: i am smashed.cheer up all on nad

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  • October 1, 2014 at 06:00
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    Soft underbelly lol well you had the time to sort that out just go your not made the team any better your just as bad as the last manager and take your free players with you you lost it big time

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    • October 1, 2014 at 07:37
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      @Millwallpad:
      Who would you replace him with ? Realistically? Your talking s***.

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      • October 1, 2014 at 09:01
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        @82wall: I reckon IH will turn it round and won't jump on that wagon but if he was to do what he did at Palarse and run away I'm sure Malky Mackay would pay us to get back into management at the minute, I would cut my left nut off to get him at our glorious club .. Just a thought

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      • October 1, 2014 at 13:51
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        @82wall: I'm talking s*** he go no more points then we had this time last year the players he got over the summer have been s*** all looking for the last pay day be4 they f**k off if we got no money then just say so and stop the bull***t he comes out with week after week I think he lost the players with the way he will not put Alan back to right back saying we got no more rightback as the club well look IH Alan played there for us all along and now he a center back but he drops Lee for the next game and play him m8 from Blackpool your doing a great job IH manger off the year come up for IH he so good and as for someone else managed the club there a lot off good young mangers in division 1 and 2 can't do as bad as the last two

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        • October 2, 2014 at 08:17
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          @Millwallpad:
          What utter crap you have just written. You are a complete div. Words cannot describe how thick you have made yourself sound. You know nothing.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 06:20
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    It's quite simple, we haven't got the players good enough for this level. We could change the manager but that will stay the same regardless who's in charge.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 07:15
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    Hoyte taking the p***.. Been here over a year and when his needed his not match fit?

    Ih taking the p*** even more saying it's not his fault!! F****** cheek!
    Dunne could slot into right back, his played there the whole of his career and we've got Briggs who don't get a game

    Gregory "now starting to show what he can do" ... Every fan been screaming for him to start since Southampton game

    Ih for once after a game don't bother with the comments, you talk a load of old s***

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    • October 1, 2014 at 07:41
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      @brockleysfinest: right on the b******* good golly ollie comes out with. All the players that played well don't expect to be in team for next match. He's not said MY Millwall for a while either cock

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    • October 1, 2014 at 08:34
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      @brockleysfinest: at least you can put s*** on the garden even his s*** is useless lately. Can this Bi-polar man put out a co distant side. How about this one.

      Forde
      Dunne Shittu Beevers Briggs
      Williams
      Upson , Bailey , Woolford
      Fuller, Gregory

      Or something Similar Malone needs a rest or taught how to attack responsibly, just pick a f****** side and two systems one when ahead one when behind and stick to them. I am getting mighty fed up with all the chopping and changing.

      And admit it Gobby Dunne worked for a while but no mate you got it wrong he is no centre back. I'm not sure he's got the minerals for this job.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:00
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    If I was Ollie I'd be getting lars surgery on Carlos Edwards knee and gettin him back out there ASAP. Pick a team and leave em out there and make em work. Not a good time for the wheels to fall off. Let's regroup , there is a lot of football left, also millwall membership dept, do something with the price structure if poss and get some bums on seats. 9000 people???

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:01
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    On Hoyte-
    " It is not his fault Carlos is injured and he isn't match"
    Whose fault is it then?

    On Deja-Vu
    I've just experienced one. No points at Derby.

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    • October 1, 2014 at 08:50
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      @NICKOLA: did we not knick an unlikely win away to Derby last season?

      Would love a 1-0 Saturday!

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      • October 1, 2014 at 16:17
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        @MFC Lion: That's the spirit MFC Lion we only need to take the positives out of this game shore up the defence and grind out a 0-1 win and we're all gravy again and IH is the bxllxcks. Keep your heads up its only a little bad patch I'd be worried if there was no positives. NOLU WDC

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:05
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    Just shows that dunne, forde and beevers are as frail as we know they are. Forde again from 30 yards, went down like an old woman.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:21
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    l have been to every home game , and several away games. would like to get that in first. I admit the lack of goals, and missed chances is a big factor. The biggest problem we have at the moment, is at center half. Alan Dunne is not a center half ,ok, he did really well when we were up against it last year. But he has now been sussed out, and opposing managers are playing to it. l do not doubt his dedication, but his physical size and height, just makes him vulnerable. This did not just happen last night, it started to appear in the Blackpool game, when Holloway had to bring on Webster, as their big lump started to cause us problems, and has been there ever since. This is how I see it
    1 : Center half keeps winning the ball in the air, center forward gets the hump, confidence goes right through the back four, including goalkeeper. Ball goes back towards their goal, full backs and midfield can push up, and we are back on the attack.
    2: Center half keeps getting beat in the air, center forward gets more confident, there midfield pushes on, our other center half and full backs have to cover round. We are now on the defensive.
    Alan Dunne was a ok full back, but remember how many loan right backs Jacket got in, because he thought Dunne was not good enough. And now he is a Championship center half, it don't work like that.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:26
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    Dunney is a right back
    Dunney is a right back
    Dunney is a right back
    Dunney is a right back
    Dunney is a right back

    Five f****** obvious things Holloway should know

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:30
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    Sorry Olly the soft underbelly you mention has been present all season. When Smith came on for Leeds we struggled with the ball in the air and McGoldrick and Murphy - Ipswich , Artell Rotherham, Ranger Blackpool and last night Donaldson. The number of times Birmingham got behind our defence last night was embarassing and yet as soon as we tried it they dealt with it.

    Dunne struggles as he is not the tallest but the defence deals with it. If they win the first ball we win the 2nd. If we don't want the ball over the top defend deeper and close the space. If they are pumping it up one CB marks and the over (or the full backs) tucks round.

    So Dunne is at fault, Beevers is at fault, the full backs are at fault, Olly and Birch are at fault. The whol system is at fault and unfortunately teams have sussed us and you don't need to be clever to beat us you just need to be direct. However you don't need to be a genius to sort it.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:31
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    I don't often comment on here just prefer to read what other people are saying but I need to get this off my chest. Ollie said before the game that we are going to put Ranegie on their smallest CB, which we did, so why can he not see thats what every club is doing against us with Dunne? The difference is their small CB is usually still 6ft 1 and trained as a CB whereas Dunne seems lost every time a long ball comes his way. It was embarrassing last night how often they played a long ball towards Dunne and all of a sudden we were on the back foot defending an attack, most the long balls WE played were seen out, through to the keeper or the CBs challenged Ranegie enough that his flick was aimless. Dunne should be club captain and a squad player filling in when guys need a rest or cup games but not starting CB in this league. Which brings me onto my second point - Ollie is preaching passing football and he has got in midfielders who can do that, Williams and Upson look good when we get the ball to them in midfield but the problem is they only seem to get it when it falls to them or they win it back, the defence continue to lump it more often than that, completely bypassing the good passers we have in the middle! Also Ollie, if you are even going to play that formation with a packed midfield again can you shove McDonald further up the field and have him and Gregory making runs off the middle striker flick ons - more of a 433, the way we were playing last night McDonald might as well not have bothered turning up he was sitting in a pocket of space that are players kept hoofing the ball over! Rant over

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:33
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    I love Dunne but Webster needs a crack and Briggs, Gregory should take confidence from his goal. Get Powell, Fred, Gauye and Aiden in and stick with it and build from there, we have nothing to lose we're losing anyway!!!
    The boys stayed up by the skin last season so what makes him think the same personnel are going to do any better this time round? Make the changes and stick with them!!!

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  • October 1, 2014 at 08:58
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    I'm not saying Dunne is to blame for last nights loss, but playing a 5ft 10 right back at centre back and making him captain what do you expect?
    Webster has to play, even the big man ! ( shittu)

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  • October 1, 2014 at 09:00
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    The sooner it is realised that dunne cant head a ball and is not a centre back we may look a bit better at the back! I've seen pub teams defend better.
    As for hoyte, he has stole a living as a professional footballer. Give it a year and he will struggle to get into a sunday league team. Shouldn't be anywhere near our squad, including the bench.

    Was impressed by Gregory though. Chased every ball down and got his reward with the goal.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 09:30
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    I AM FED UP WITH HOLLOWAY BLAMING EVERYONE ELSE , HE PICKS THE TEAM AND HE HAS BROUGHT IN A GOOD FEW OF THESE PLAYERS. I AM STARTING TO THINK HOLLOWAY TALKS A GOOD CASE , BUT IS NOT SO HOT ON DELIVERY. SHADES OF A FEW LOSERS THAT WENT BEFORE HIM.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 09:51
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    Last night our frailties were shown up by possibly the poorest weakest team in the division. Gregory and OBrien were the only positives to come out of that match. Dunne is not a centre back, not a right back and out of his depth. He has served the club well but things have to move on. Dunne shouldn't be the fall guy for our recent poor form. IH blames injuries for the changing team but he has made changes every match to tactics and personnel. This needs sorting out now or we will go down.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 09:55
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    5 things from last night :
    1) We are heading down the table towards relegation zone.
    2) We have just lost again to a poor team on a bad run.
    3) We still cannot defend ( hardly surprising with Dunne at Centre Half).
    4) We cannot score goals.
    5) We have a Manager that changes the team/formation every game.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 09:57
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    Calm down everyone, it's a marathon not a sprint, you think the likes of Charlton will keep this up etc... everyone has a bad spell, id rather have it now and get it out the way, we're be winning again just stay positive and it rubs off on everyone else.....up the lions!

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  • October 1, 2014 at 10:06
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    Let's all be honest here and you Holloway its a shambles players playing out of postion Then changing a winning side around holly I personally think you are a clown and after the same amount games last year with lomas in charge we are in a worst postion .

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    • October 1, 2014 at 19:00
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      @John: This time last year we had the same amount of points and was getting smashed 4-0 by Birmingham 5-1 by Derby and albeit 1 extra game 5-2 at Bournemouth albeit 1 extra game we had a lucky run of 3 wins against the Annoraks, Leeds which we always seem to turn up for at home and fair enough a deserved win against a strong Blackpool side. I'd have this squad over last years all day long bearing in mind we have been unlucky with injuries lately and have taken more positives each game. NOLU WDC

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      • October 1, 2014 at 19:37
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        @mitchamscaff: the manner of the defeats is really what fans need to consider when comparing the points return to last season.

        We got absolutley destroyed in games last season and those calling for Ollie's head need to remember how poor we were.

        Of course we need to improve still and start getting some points but IF Ollie did go who's going to replace him?

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        • October 1, 2014 at 19:56
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          @MFC Lion: I don't think Ollie should go. He's building the club from the foundations up which is a massive job for a club our size and without him a lot of the fans wouldn't of heard of the young talent we have now. The defeats last year was pure embarrassing and disgraceful. Give it a few more games when hopefully Martin is back along with Bailey and it'll turn around. COYL

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          • October 1, 2014 at 20:00
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            @mitchamscaff: And I think we have a real gem in Lee Gregory. Ranegie will serve a purpose me thinks and Ollie did sign Edwards who has been a rock since we loaned him at the end of last season.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 10:19
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    Olly has shot himself in the foot making Dunney captain. Said he wasn't an RB but he is not a CB either and we exposed when teams pump the ball upfield over Dunneys head. Need to see the true CB pairing of Beevers and Webster to impose themselves on oppositions forwards and not concede at set pieces. Unless a few loan editions come in, in the form of players with pace for the wings, at RB and upfront that can complement Gregory - I liked the look of Afobe and Jackson in the past, now all with other teams and that lighting quick young lad from Bournemouth who always looked a threat we going to be easy predicable pickings for teams every week.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 10:40
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    Well pleased for Gregory, more to come from him the more he plays the confidence will only get better.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 11:03
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    Normal service has been resumed. We get a couple of injuries and the team goes to s***.
    Ollie, stop talking b***** and sort this out. We need strength in depth, 2 players for each position on the pitch. We seem to have a ridiculous amount of cover in the midfield but f-all in other positions.
    If we're are relying on players like Justin Hoyte, then we may as well call it a day. That bloke shouldn't be anywhere near a professional football team, absolute waste of space.
    Also, it's all well and good getting the team to play attractive passing football Ollie, but if we can't get the basics right like defending then what's the point.
    Can someone also tell the team that the last time we beat Birmingham was in 1996. F****** embarrassing!!

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    • October 1, 2014 at 12:26
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      @Syd the Lion: I think the Russian was playing alongside alex rea & rhino + Jason van blerk.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 11:24
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    I was unable to go last night , but saw the goals on sky with my head in my hands - prior to the game birmingham had several players out, were not talking of one or two, so Mr Holloway to say that the squad has been unsettled by recent injuries just doesnt wash - get the rest to get a bit of grit & be counted for , we take pride with being up & against it we are Millwall. Also Mr Holloway you truly need to get that magic wand out & start waving it , yes we had a good start to the season but thats gone now, were now losing & dare i say it losing constantly to the same errors, birmingham only had halve a team out there last night !!! so please get it sorted & do the job we know your capable of NOLU

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  • October 1, 2014 at 11:45
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    Please read my comments on last nights comments on the game.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 12:40
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    I'd revert dunne to right back and give Webster his chance alongside beevers. Give gregory a run in the starting 11 and sent that useless C*** ranegie back to Watford

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  • October 1, 2014 at 12:46
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    Lets be realistic, the three games we have won so far this season (Our good start) Firstly Leeds, who were at the lowest point for years and any good Sunday league team would have beat them. Secondly Fulham, we scored early and then hung on for the rest of the game, mainly being driven by the noise we the fans made. Then Blackpool, started well, then fell apart and hung on for a 2-1 win. Yes we have played some nice passing football, but mainly side to side, nothing much going forward. The idea of having a decent size squad, is so that if Injuries and Suspensions come along, others can slot into the spaces left. We have lost three decent players, Edwards, Martin and Bailey. Surely it wasn't necessary to change the formation and then play all the others players out of position. There is no consistency in anything Ollie does, he insists on telling the world and his wife how we are going to play, not that they don't already know that. I think last night proved that Gregory needs to be given a run of games, to prove he is capable of scoring goals at this level. The defence needs sorting out now. How many goals have we lost to this long ball over the top? I love Dunney, but every other team now knows where we are weak at the back. Our chairman said at the end of last season, there would be money available for players, Only spent £250k on Gregory. Is that it. Or was he talking about paying wages of all the loanees we have taken. I am beginning to doubt Ollie, he talks too much and is delivering very little.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 12:51
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    Ollie - we have a young CB in our ranks breaking through called Goodman. He looked good in pre-season and the U21 game against QPR and Leeds. Lets give him a chance at the back. At least he can do a strong tackle, win a header (unlike Webster and Dunne), and has a bit of pace.
    I would have JG and Beevers at CB now.
    If nothing is working at the moment, then what is there to lose by giving the boy, who is home grown talent a chance.
    This is typical millwall, sell on all our youth or not play them, until they are moved on and bite us on the a*** in the future.
    Ollie sort it out, as the defence that you have been playing all season has looked suspect!

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    • October 1, 2014 at 21:59
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      @kentlion: it's like a breath of fresh air someone agreeing that young Jake Goodman should be played he has all the qualities of a quality Millwall grown centre back unlike Webster who should act like someone who is tall and win some headers.
      Give Jake who is 6'4" and can win a header a chance, Ollie he could end up being the answer to one of your problems !!!!

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    • October 1, 2014 at 22:04
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      @kentlion: Its a breath of fresh air someone agreeing that young Jake Goodman should be played he has all the qualities of a quality Millwall grown centre back unlike Webster who should act like someone who is tall and win some headers.
      Give Jake who is 6'4" and can win a header a chance, Ollie he could end up being the answer to one of your problems !!!!

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  • October 1, 2014 at 14:53
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    The only positive I saw from this game is that IH played with two strikers up front. The team I would like to see from the current fit players is
    Forde
    Dunne Webster Beevers Briggs
    Williams
    Woolford Upson Malone
    Gregory Ranegie
    in a 4-1-3-2 Formation.
    I know Woolford isn't a right footed player but he could be encouraged to cross the ball from that side with Malone doing the same from the left. They would also be able to cover defensively when required. Once Martiin is fit he could then resume on the right with Woolford switching to the left and Malone dropping back and Briggs reverting to the bench.
    I would keep this formation less injuries and suspensions and not keep chopping and changing because now IH is doing the same as Lomas and we will have used another 40 players by the end of this season.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 17:01
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    Pathetic.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 17:16
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    Forde needs a strong talking to he should have saved that free kick he was motionless we was appalling we had many chances but no striker to finish it of we desperately need a striker.
    It is no good keep making excuses what we need is action sooner rather than later where was Fred or Powel last night Fred would have torn their defence to pieces come on lets get these youngsters on they can do no worse.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 18:20
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    Ollie' beginning to feel the pressure, no doubt he's getting a bit of abuse from behind the dugout.

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  • October 1, 2014 at 19:27
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    When the kids have played, the've collectively done very well. Oddly enough, they don't get injured, can last more than 45 mins and are all under 30 yrs old.
    On that basis, and given our limited resources, These players are the future of Millwall.
    Let's play them and drop some of those that are not up to the standard.

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  • October 2, 2014 at 14:50
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    If i win the lottery, im gonna buy the naming rights to the stadium and call it 'The den of doom and gloom' cus most of you lot wanna make me jump under the millwall bus! I respect anyone that puts on a millwall shirt, cus it takes some balls having to put up with some of b******* i hear down there....olly will get it right, he had f*** all at blackpool and f*** all at palace and he worked magic. Up the lions!

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  • October 2, 2014 at 14:50
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    If i win the lottery, im gonna buy the naming rights to the stadium and call it 'The den of doom and gloom' cus most of you lot wanna make me jump under the millwall bus! I respect anyone that puts on a millwall shirt, cus it takes some balls having to put up with some of b******* i hear down there....olly will get it right, he had f*** all at blackpool and f*** all at palace and he worked magic. Up the lions!

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