Millwall set to face Segunda Liga champions CD Tondela

© Steve Aldridge
© Steve Aldridge

MILLWALL have confirmed that they will face Portuguese opposition in a pre-season friendly at The Den on Saturday, August 1.

CD Tondela won the Segunda Liga last season to secure promotion to the Primeira Liga for the first time in their 82-year history.

The game is expected to complete the Lions’ pre-season friendly schedule.

It is the third season in a row that Millwall will face Iberian opposition after 1-0 wins over Spain’s Mallorca last year and Rayo Vallecano the year before.

It is set to be the only warm-up game at The Den after fixtures away at Bromley (July 14), AFC Wimbledon (July 18) and Stevenage (July 25).

The match against the Portuguese minnows will kick off at 2pm and ticket details will be announced at a later stage.

John Kelly


12 thoughts on “Millwall set to face Segunda Liga champions CD Tondela

  • June 10, 2015 at 13:20

    The club's pulling out all the stops with this one - the mighty CD Tondela. I wonder if BT Sport might be interested in televising it?

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    • June 10, 2015 at 13:34

      @Micky Lions: I wonder if CD Tondela fans are saying the same thing about us ,a crappy league 1 side!!

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      • June 10, 2015 at 15:22

        @The Roar: we might be a league one side but I don't think we're be a crappy league one just was a crap championship side with crap management and lazy overrated scum players that now have gone as for this season coming I'm more than happy so far

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        • June 10, 2015 at 18:53

          @dave666: I've just Googled CD Tondela - they turned professional in 2012/13, have a ground capacity of 3,000 and are from a town of 28,000 people. Hardly exactly Sporting Lisbon are they? This is the sort of outfit who'd struggle to get into our Conference league.

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  • June 10, 2015 at 13:32

    i might get some Portuguese pals to come and watch this one

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