Millwall manager annoyed by "really poor" Derby set-piece

© Keith Gillard
© Keith Gillard

NEIL Harris could not hide his frustration after Millwall threw away a two-goal lead to draw with Derby, leaving them on the brink of relegation.

The Lions will drop down to League One if Rotherham, who drew 1-1 with Norwich, beat Reading at the New York Stadium on Tuesday.

Lee Gregory's hat-trick – the first of his professional career – had put Millwall on course for a huge victory in their battle to stay up.

But their 3-1 lead was wiped out by Chris Martin's penalty – a decision Harris branded "ridiculous" – and Jeff Hendrick's volley five minutes from time.

Harris was particularly upset with his side's defending for Derby's first goal, a 20-yard free-kick scored by Tom Ince which made it 2-1 before half time.

The Lions boss said: "If you score three goals at home, you expect to win.

"We've got enough senior players in the dressing room and on the pitch to see the game out.

"Their first goal was really poor – it was a poor set-piece to concede from. It was a good free-kick but we didn't have the right set up.

"I've not had a go at the players but if they get simple things wrong like their shape at set-pieces then, yes, words will be said.

"The second one was a very soft penalty. I think the boy [Ince] has done really well to buy it. It was a ridiculous decision.

"For the third one, sometimes you have to hold your hands up and say 'what a great finish' but to be 3-1 up and not win is disappointing.

"I'm certainly not accepting 'well done' for getting a point, especially at home, when the bottom line at Millwall is winning home games."

Harris was asked how he picks his players up after this result, and said: "We can't at the moment. That's Monday morning. They'll come in and pick themselves up.

"And we have to sit and wait to see how Rotherham get on against Reading.

"While we've been behind them, it's always been out of our hands so that doesn't change. But it's simple: if Rotherham win on Tuesday, we'll be relegated."

One positive for Harris to reflect on was Gregory's treble.

Having missed his last penalty against Charlton, the striker showed commendable composure to convert twice from the spot.

"Lee scored two penalties because he now takes ten in training every day," Harris said.

"To be a top player and score regularly, that's what you have to do.

"We now do finishing practise everyday and we get into good habits. Lee deserves those three goals because he's an absolute top player.

"That'll give him huge belief and next year he'll score 20 goals whichever division we're in."

Alex Aldridge

(@accordingtoaldo)

69 thoughts on “Millwall manager annoyed by "really poor" Derby set-piece

  • April 25, 2015 at 19:07
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    Gutted played well but that's been our season

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:20
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    Take heart chaps, gregory and o'brien ran them ragged at times, goals in them next season

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:28
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    Sorry guys. But any idiot manager in the championship knows to take a pot shot at forde. He's shee-ite at them.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:30
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    Why did he not strengthen the back when 3-1up ffs

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:30
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    But we were awesome today for 90% of the game. There was a time just after the pen in second half that we switched off but Jesus what a beautiful difference we made today on the pitch. Looked like we wanted to play hard.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:31
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    one thing you can be sure of its not Choppers fault ..the blame has to be directed as to who allowed Holloway to get away with what he did and why was he not dismissed months before ... The signs were there months ago and if anybody cared they would have seen the potential disasters afoot..one thing you must do running a business is to preempt the situation not be alert after the disaster has occurred..one thing after the debacle here..who will employ Holloway and where will the so called wage thieves go from here and earn the money they want...God help them

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      • April 25, 2015 at 20:17
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        @Geoff the lion: We're going down because of over three years of really bad management of the club by Berylson and Ambler. It's incredible they had no Plan B when Holloway was clearly failing, but instead they handed the poisoned chalice to a novice manager when it was far too late. Harris has done an amazing job in the circumstances and with a bit more luck he might have pulled it off, but I don't lay any blame on his shoulders.

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      • April 25, 2015 at 21:20
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        @bobthelion: official website call him Chopper Bob.
        "It's the biggest game of the season for sure," said Chopper, "
        Read more at http://www.millwallfc.co.uk/news/article/be-clinical-2421235.aspx#DC1OFEJXU3Kmpioq.99

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  • April 25, 2015 at 19:31
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    Well, a couple of months ago I'd have taken that result, but today it felt like a loss. Lots of positives to take from the game and very well done Gregs for the hat-trick. But losing a 2-goal lead for the 2nd time in a few weeks is sooooooo disappointing. Can't now see us pulling off the great escape, but the team looks like it could do well in div. 1, as long as we can keep Jos and learn to defend a little better.

    And finally, a big thank you to the selfish bunch of *rseholes who wouldn't get off the pitch so the team couldn't come back out for a round of applause.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 20:35
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    Forde is crap - I dont know how many goals he has cost us this year.
    Being able to kick the ball is a pretty basic part of goalkeeping - and he cant do it.
    As for lining up a wall for a free kick - and then hiding behind it.............................
    Move him on - he moans too much at his own players when trying to cover up his own cock ups - and they are too frequent
    He cost us the game today - everyone else - well done - ........
    other than Harding who is two bob - we allowed / ecouraged a better player to leave in the shape of Malone. Harding hasn't got a cliue.
    It is surprising just how many players we have released that are now with Championship clubs that are going to stay up - or in the case of Ipswich get promoted, and we have the replacemennts - hand picked by Hollowhead - and we are very likely to go down.
    The people around the top table - supposedly people that know about Football need to have a long look in the mirror as to how the club has been run.

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    • April 26, 2015 at 10:42
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      @crow191049: Firstly how many keepers have kept more clean sheets this season than Forde I think you'll find it's only 3 or 4. When you play behind a defence that drops their heads as soon as they concede a goal even the best keepers would struggle. He's been on the back foot for the last 3 years as the team have got worse and worse. Is he the answer for next season? maybe but he does need a decent keeper to challenge him for the number 1 spot. Please explain how he cost us the game? There's 10 players in front of him, one of those gave the penalty away, and how many of those could have stopped the build up for their third. Yes he organised the wall better but he didn't give the foul away.
      As for Malone, he never was going to sign a new contract so we got some money for him. But as you're such a big fan of his please tell me when was the last time he put in a half decent tackle, a cross that wasn't over hit or put into the stands or hit the first man. When was the last time he was booked for a foul. When was the last time you saw him make a good crunching tackle. I go to every home game and at least 10 away games a season and I can't answer those questions.
      Yes we've got rid of players to other clubs in our division but was Chaplow doing anything for us. He was on a big wage which we've now saved. Would you rather have kept these players and not let O'Brien in the team. Play Shittu who is a good player and leave Nelson in the under 21's. We need to encourage our younger players, and they have been leading from the front whereas some of the senior players have been hiding most of the season.
      We are where we are in the table because of the failings of the previous management and the lackluster performances from the team under Holloway. If/when we get relegated it will be down to the inability to beat teams at home, not knowing how to turn a game around once we've gone behind and more importantly not being able to beat teams in the bottom half of the table. Had we have beaten Rotherham once we would be safe.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 20:38
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    I was sat right behind the free kick and there was only one place it could go and that c*** forde was standing as far away from it and and on the wrong foot,he was to blame for the second with a s*** clearance as well,to even stay up in this division you need a finisher and a very good keeper,discuss.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 20:46
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    What can one say .. Forde reminds me of David seaman , just towards the end of his career . To slow to react. But no one listens. To all those chopper Harris fan club out there who troll me because I said Neil not the right man for manger. Is this not prof enough. Would not a manger play another central midfielder and kept hat-trick hero on the pitch.. I know hindsight is easy to have a go.. But it's basic stuff ... Today we saw a real good striker Gregory .. B lucky

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    • April 25, 2015 at 21:27
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      @teddy.T: maybe m8 bomber ain't the best possible guy to be manager.

      However, he is ten times better than the last two, has our club at heart and probably ten times cheaper than the last incumbent.

      In which case he will do for me.

      However, it will be with a heavy heart the day we have to say goodbye (as will inevitably happen), similar to the day when we said goodbye to Rhino et al.

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      • April 26, 2015 at 08:46
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        @bonnie1272: Forde can talk a long walk after next Saturday as far as I'm concerned.
        In hindsight it would have been preferable to have shut up shop when we were 3-1 up, but I am sure Harris will learn that you need to do that even if it looks like you are all over teams. I expect his instinct was to kill them off with a fourth but that was niaive IMHO

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    • April 25, 2015 at 22:57
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      @teddy.T: results have been so much better with Harris in charge.

      Who's available as an alternative who will do a better job? Realistic targets that we can afford not the bloke leaving Dortmund.

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        • April 26, 2015 at 14:33
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          @jcmfc1967: unlikely to go to a league 1 club. Plenty of championship teams will be after him. On a previous thread it was mentioned that the set up at the club was changing which is why he's leaving (director of recruitment or some b******* like that) and we have someone in a similar role. Why would he move to a club with the same setup he hates?

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    • April 26, 2015 at 13:38
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      @teddy.T: Seaman?? That's an offence to Seaman mate... They can not be compared... Forde reminds me of Nevile Southall towards the end of his career..... Even then Southall got down quicker!!

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  • April 25, 2015 at 21:23
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    The board needs to be answerable for why we haven't signed a top striker in the last 3 years. Good performance by the lads today but goals keep u In this league and we ain't got em.

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    • April 25, 2015 at 21:46
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      @Wardy10: Berylson has lost £5m every season he has been involved with our beloved lions.

      Amongst that £5m loss per year is a chunk of dough paid out to whomever he chooses to manage our team.

      When a striker was identified (and I mean Wood) our chairman offered the wakner exactly the same deal as Leicester. He chose Leicester because they had more chance to play premiership football. Let's face it, he wasn't wrong, but didn't realise he would play a very little part in the new premiership set up.

      If the person you employ doesn't identify further sensible targets within our budget: or:

      Gets a player in who can score goals (Gregory) but doesn't know how to utilise him (played as a lone striker most of this season)

      And

      Employs completely useless overaged journeymen strikers (Fuller / Hof / GTF)

      How, How, How can you lay this at the Chairmanship door?

      IMO the only things that JB is guilty of is giving a man too long to prove he could walk the walk and signing a contract when he knew that he didn't have the funds to back out of it, if as proven, the manager wasn't up too the task.

      Put yourself in the same position, just how much money would you honestly lose every year.

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      • April 25, 2015 at 22:25
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        @bonnie1272: Well said JB has put bundles into our club... Any man who wants to invest in football clubs might as well burn their money and very rarely get one piece of recognition for keeping clubs a float

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      • April 26, 2015 at 10:38
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        @bonnie1272: Dead right. When JB was introduced yesterday before giving Jimmy his award, a guy walking past me launched into a tirade of abuse. What planet are the idiots on? Without his personal backing with cash from his own pocket, we would probably be in the conference now. These are the same fans who complain about ticket prices I think. Put your own money in or shut the hell up.

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        • April 26, 2015 at 14:55
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          @Glasshalffull: We've never been a big spending club, but under Berylson we've become a team that relies on donkies going free or players club's no longer want. He's appointed two awful managers and employed Berylson. He made us a laughing stock with the regeneration fiasco and he took away our Millwall shares. He lives several thousand miles away and gets to a handful of games a season. What's not to like? The fans put money into this club and will be here long after we've forgotten the name of our foreign owner.

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      • April 26, 2015 at 11:48
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        What a really child like and naive defence of the main architect of our downfall. You convict him in your opening statement ....it was he who chose the manager. If Berylson wanted to use as a plaything while he tried to exploit the financial possibilities of the land around the ground, then he should have employed the right people to take care of the footballing side of things. What knowledge base do you think he acquired at the boston red neck ravens or whatever his american toy is. Holloways appointment was not met with universal approval, and Berylson refused to get rid of him, even when Stevie Wonder could have seen the obvious. Another ten games and even a rookie like Harris could have kept us up. The longest speech you will find Berylson made to this site was when the council scuppered his redevelopment plans. a true businessman with a love of Millwall would turn this club around....the fact that they are not queing up knocking at the door, does not excuse Berylsons under funded and ill thought experiment with the club. He had a gift in Kenny Jackett, a manager in the true sense of the word, he would not back Kenny, for an upward push, instead squandering probably the same amount of funding on his subsequent folly. Before you jump to JB's defence again you need to explore the phrases, 'not on my watch' and 'fall on your sword', also ask yourself why it is tradition that a captain goes down with his ship. I have said it on here before.....now the land grab wont happen Berylson will be looking towards an exit strategy.....we have to hope we are still afloat when he bails out

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        • April 26, 2015 at 12:24
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          @tonytowneronthewing: I think you are wrong to accuse people of being child like and naive . Pot ,Kettle and Black come to mind. Who else do you think would be interested in putting millions into our club. I hardly think they would be cueing up. Get real.

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          • April 26, 2015 at 12:44
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            Thank You Richie, Your comments are noted and rejected. I stand by my earlier post

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          • April 26, 2015 at 12:45
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            By the way what is a spod.....has a certain northern connatation to it, or are you perhaps a Yank

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          • April 26, 2015 at 12:48
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            "You've already done you history homework? Dude, you're a spod!" ..just got that off the net....as i suspected DUDE your a Yank....protecting uncle Johnny are you

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        • April 27, 2015 at 12:11
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          @tonytowneronthewing: I don't know you m8 but I appreciate you have an opinion. One that differs to mine and I accept that. And if you think my opinion is childish then hey ho!!

          However, JB has appointed jacket, lomas, Holloway and now Harris.

          Personally I think his first appointment was a good one. But a very steady, middle of the road appointment.

          His second one was extremely poor and lacked serious judgement IMO.

          At the time I was more than happy with Holloway's appointment.

          IMO lomas was appointed as a young manager who had a name to make for himself. He failed.

          The board listened to the fans opinion which was split between IH and Warnock. The board chose IH.

          That decision IMO was made for completely different reasons to lomas, ie, someone proven, with real experience in promotion and relegation battles.

          Unfortunately, that failed as well.

          You know in life people make mistakes and don't always get it right.

          You and I probably share one other thing in common, we've probably backed a horse and not won.

          Well JB did the same thing.

          Only difference was his stake was considerably higher.

          Whilst my analogy may again be childlike in your opinion, at least I will admit to getting things wrong from time to time.

          You on the other hand may just be that most perfect person my wife has been looking for, for all of these years.

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          • April 27, 2015 at 18:29
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            I think you dont quite get the point I am making Bonnie.....I think that JB's motives were not strictly honest ......KJ was a good manager, when JB needed to invest in him he never KJ did what he could in the championship then saw the writing on the cards, he is an ambitious man and will have Wolves in the prem inside three yrs. Berylsons catolougue of bad decisions since then including poor appointments, has coincided with his dream of land grab and development being scuppered.....do the maths.
            If your household was on a continual downward spiral....how long would you keep blaming your misses and your kids before you actually took responsibility and sorted the issues out.

            Remember I said it here....regardless of Harris's potential (I dont think he's the messiah) and the promising youngsters....If Berylson stays at the club we will be in the conference before we are back in the championship.

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    • April 25, 2015 at 21:54
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      @Wardy10: exactly right,we haven't had a proper go since we beat swindon in the play offs.We got out of danger with wood,puncheon and kane but eventually your luck will run out.If we do end up in league 1 we will still need to add targeted quality,Harris has improved us but that intensity cannot be sustained for an entire season.The board were guilty of massive complacency at the end of last season,i just hope they don't make the same mistake just because they assume league one will be a cake walk.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 21:40
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    Dont keep calling the man chopper .cos everyone knows hes a chelsea c***..so leave it out and call the man by his proper nickname..have a bit of respect ..milllllllllllllllll

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  • April 25, 2015 at 22:05
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    Bomber not chopper. I think Bomber has done a cracking job considering the circumstances he was left with. A lot of Gregory doubters having a pop but it was obvious he had goals in him due to his movement and work rate. Just a shame idiot left him on the bench for the first load of matches and played him up front alone. He will be a force in the third tier next season. It's sad we're going down but many of us have seen it before and hopefully like the last times there's some excitement about being in a league we can compete in on a more level playing field. Gutted it's come to this but the board are to blame foe sticking with that idiot for so long when it was blatantly obvious he was running the club. NOLUWDC!!!

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  • April 25, 2015 at 22:15
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    I am really pleased with our team today!!! Forde and Harding are not good enough. I will sleep well tonight looking forward to seeing Gregory, Sid, Obrien, Martin, Abdou and co next season.... If they play like that every week I don't care what division we are in... I pay to watch Millwall I don't care who it's against!!! We will do well in League 1 the youngsters will settle nicely and flourish!!!!

    The mugs behind the goal refusing to give the ball back was over the top... Proper jinxed us

    Can't wait until next season already no matter what division we are it!!!! COYL

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    • April 26, 2015 at 11:21
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      @JONO: I'd add Bailey to that list. He was great yesterday and we have missed him big time this season. He is the sort of old head we need next year to play alongside the young stars.

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      • April 26, 2015 at 13:24
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        @Glasshalffull: very true Bailey was superb but i don't know weather he will be with us next season? I hope so he will dominate league one. How can three people dislike my comment jahaha? I disliked it by mistake haha

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      • April 26, 2015 at 13:26
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        @Glasshalffull: very true Bailey was superb but i don't know weather he will be with us next season? I hope so he will dominate league one. How can three people died islike my comment jahaha? I disliked it by mistake haha

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      • April 26, 2015 at 14:21
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        @Glasshalffull: depends on his wages as he's hardly reliable. 10 games a season or so he's managed since joining at a guess. Anyone know? An expensive player to have, would prefer pay as you play if possible.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 22:32
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    Everyone seems to have given up. Leeds won away today so they're more than capable of beating Rotherham. If Reading get a point or better it will go down to the last game. Winning at Wolves is going to be tough and all these permuatations are unlikely but they are not impossible.

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    • April 25, 2015 at 23:27
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      @NICKOLA: yeh it's possible but ironically losing to Derby today would have meant Wolves had virtually no chance of making the playoffs. Now they have every reason to go out and beat us next week.

      I reckon Rotherham will beat Reading but then again maybe it will be dragged out until the the bitter end. All the more painful.

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    • April 26, 2015 at 11:42
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      @NICKOLA:

      Mate like your optimism and have been myself more of late however reading are shxx and have nothing to play for I suspect next week will be immaterial

      Well done to Harris for giving us our club back

      New club required for forde his kicking is atrocious and constantly beaten from long range

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    • April 26, 2015 at 13:28
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      @NICKOLA: I don't think is the case of giving up Nic... More about being realistic... we will always hope but that's all we can do from now on..

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    • April 26, 2015 at 15:37
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      @NICKOLA: some chance of that we could. Not Beat. Anyone at moment no bottle and clueless.

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  • April 25, 2015 at 22:39
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    I accepted relegation months ago with Holloway ....its worse now because we nearly stayed up ....Ambler and JB should have sacked himlong before they did he was kept on to save the pay off ....if the chairman dont understand football then Ambler is to blame for this rubbish season .....Why dont these so called experts listen to the fans
    Holloway should never have been employed in the first place...the fans hated him at all his previous clubs....

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    • April 26, 2015 at 08:59
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      @SE17 Lion: Two things:
      1. We all loved it when Holloway signed up. There was hardly a bad word said about the appointment. All the talk was about the ambition of the club in appointing a proven manager. It's clear it was a bad appointment with the benefit of hindsight but nearly everyone thought it was a good idea at the time and praised the board for it.
      2. The board (who make decisions collectively, not just Ambler and Berylson) showed loyalty in not sacking Holloway earlier. That is not a bad thing. We should not be a club like Leeds that sacks its managers after a couple of games. Again, with the benefit of hindsight it would have been preferable to have sacked him at Christmas but they felt he could turn it round and that was a reasonable point of view at the time.
      Hindsight is a wonderful thing. If we knew the outcome of decisions when we made them we would be Premier League champions. But we don't, so we have to live with the fact that chairmen and chief executives are humans and sometimes make mistakes like the rest of us, but they do it in the best interests of the club.

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      • April 26, 2015 at 09:57
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        @junkmale: at Christmas any fan who watched the games live knew Holloway had lost the team ...they were good players who were being mucked about with formations , chopping and changes during the games then being dropped for no apparent reason you must of read about the confusion.....players are human with specific roles to play but Holloway made them all look bad .....which is exactly what past teams like Palace and Leicester said about him he did well at Plymouth and Blackpool but walked out on them to further his career .....so why any chairman should be loyal to him is a mystery.......Loyalty is all very well but teams change managers for the fans and results sake.....he was kept on because he wouldnt walk many managers have but he wanted the money .....Harris changed everything about playing style as soon as he came in and the same players knew what their jobs were ....its not rocket science ......football is about results not 5 years plans.....The board are to blame for not sacking him sooner......and I m sure Harris got the job because season tickets wernt selling

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      • April 26, 2015 at 10:00
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        @junkmale: Don't include me in your 'we'. I thought Hollowbrian was a poor decision from the start and said so on here. I think he did have a 95% approval rating on this site but the 5% were right about him. Worst manager I have seen in 55 years at Millwall (and yes, I do remember Spackman and Anderson).

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      • April 26, 2015 at 15:31
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        @junkmale: "We" did not all want Holloway, some pointed out that he is a serial failure and kept on pointing that out throughout his shambolic term. He is and always was completely and utterly clueless as a manager (look at his win stats, they are abysmal) - but good at looking after himself.
        As for Forde, you have to wonder if he has an eye sight problem (monocular vision) because he is so good at close range but so poor at distance for both Millwall and Ireland?

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    • April 26, 2015 at 17:18
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      @SE17 Lion: money is all the yank is interested in. He will be gone by next season no money in div1.

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      • April 26, 2015 at 17:56
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        @baz2262: you could be right.....but hes a buisnessman one season in the Premier League and hes got all his money back thanks to Sky he tried to get to the promised land on the cheap which proves he dont understand football Kenny got fed up with him and look where he is now.........Ambler is his advisor and he dosent understand either....he thinks data banks and statistics win matches.....the club needed to buy quality players 3 years ago but never.....luckily our youngsters and Neil will get us back up but even then money has to be spent...

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  • April 26, 2015 at 07:40
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    s***, that last 10 mins was a killer. What do ya say.

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  • April 26, 2015 at 09:57
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    Have to disagree with Neil on the Derby pen. Yes it was soft but the reality is it was really, really stupid of Aiden to nudge Ince, who we know goes to ground if breathed on. Ince was going nowhere, Bailey had him covered goal side, so don't touch him, no need to at all, the worst that was going to happen was a corner. Our kids need to learn fast. I commented he looked tired before this and I think this contributed to his mistake. That pen and goal changed the whole game. I want us to play more of our kids but Neil has got to teach them fast and that means telling them when they make poor decisions, not blaming he ref for giving the pen.

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    • April 26, 2015 at 10:50
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      @Glasshalffull: That is why you play the kids Halffull, to give them experience playing against savvy old pro's. Have to say I accept we are going down and look forward to watching us next year with our now experienced youngsters, including those coming back, with a couple of old heads. It is not doom and gloom give bomber the job carry out the mass cull of players that are now surplus and try and build on the nucleus of a settled side.

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  • April 26, 2015 at 11:26
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    I agree that fuller is a good impact sub. He really does boost the morale of the other team. Honestly, I f****** HATE him! When he came on yesterday, we looked so much worse. There was no pressure on the derby back 4 meaning they could play the ball wherever they wanted, whenever they wanted. Please tell me, other than wolves, what impact has fuller ever made? He's hopeless! Lazy, s****, can't score goals, can't win headers, dives all over the place crying his eyes out and is probably "earning" an incredibly high wage. Thank f*** I don't have to see that c*** again! And I pray that woolford and Martin are out of contract too.

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    • April 26, 2015 at 11:31
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      @mfclions: Fuller - like GTF - was Hollowbrian living in the past. I don't care too much if Martin goes but can't agree about Woolford. He can frustrate, but he can also take players on with the ball and he is probably the only player we have who can do this. He will be a very good L1 player and that's what we have to keep in mind now.

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  • April 26, 2015 at 11:31
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    no one has really enjoyed these seasons since we didn't push the boat out for Chris Woods. That as we all know was a very big mistake ,Kenny lost interest and that History now.
    Come on Bomber, division 1 with an attacking 4-4-2 with our youngest look very promising ,Then keeping them in the Championship after they all made the names know. (is going to be hard) because they all Millwall though and though they all stay. Then its the Prem . Then the Champion League. Yes I a dreamer but that ALL being part of being Wall. You never take my Wall away, You never take my Wall away. COYL.

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    • April 26, 2015 at 11:37
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      @collydriver: Any team and every team is only as good as its strikers. This is something totally lost on Hollowbrain. We chased Smith but wouldn't go the extra mile and lost him and with that lost our place in the Championship. 4-4-2 won't change anything unless the 2 up front can get 15 to 20 goals each. That is the great challenge for next season. The irony about Woods is that he has hardly played a game since he left us. He was more interested in wages than playing football and that is a sign of the times with today's players.

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  • April 26, 2015 at 14:00
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    No Tonytowner, Im not a Yank or a Northener. Born and bred in Bermondsey as was my dad, granddad and all my other relatives. So not are you only wrong about JB, your wrong about all that as well. Not having a good day are you. By the way if your'e really interested the name Spod comes from my carp fishing days, when I was given that nickname. A spod was a method of baiting up a swim.

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  • April 26, 2015 at 18:25
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    I bame forde coz how didnt he save that free kick he 2 fat and old cant get down quick enough he should hang he boot up now and harding is totally s*** f****** scared of the ball s***

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  • April 26, 2015 at 20:53
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    Wow plenty has been said......
    At the start of the season I thought Holloway was not the man, I wanted us to to have Steve Claridge, a good football knowledge, know's Millwall and us fan's, but of course lack management as a football manager but a chance to prove himself after the way he got treated in his last appointment with us.
    Holloway if I remember wanted to use as many young players and that is what was wrong , he never gave them the chance.
    But look what is ahead for next season , plenty of young players ready to lead Millwall for the future....
    that is , if we do not sell them on , like we use to do years ago.
    Millwall born and bred , seen it all before lots of up's and down's ,
    Roll on next season , can only be looking good for us fan;s again , with the Young Lion's of Millwall.

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