Abdou returns to competitive action as Millwall beat Bees

© Millwall FC
© Millwall FC

MILLWALL midfielder Jimmy Abdou played for an hour in the Elite Development Squad’s 1-0 win over Brentford at The Den this afternoon.

It was Abdou’s first appearance in a competitive fixture since he suffered a serious collarbone injury in the 5-3 League One defeat to Peterborough on October 3.

Lee Martin scored the only goal of the game to give Justin Skinner’s side an impressive sixth win in seven games.

Millwall are in second place in Professional Development League Two, behind leaders Charlton.


Millwall: King, Romeo, Chesmain (O'Donnell, 83mins), Abdou (Parr, 60mins), Mbulu, Wood, Eze, Farrell, Ndjoli, Martin, Twardek. Subs not used: Sandford, Fitzgerald, Bray.

Brentford: Tzanev, Colin, Field, McEachran, O'Shaughnessy, Mepham, Senior, Cole, Alves (Laucys, 72mins), Clayton (Jatta, 72mins), Holldack. Subs not used: Carey, Milenge.