TONY Craig and Mahlon Romeo started for a Millwall XI side at Welling on Monday night – indicating summer recruits Conor McLaughlin and James Meredith will fill the full-back spots at Nottingham Forest.
Club captain Craig was on the scoresheet in a 4-1 win for the Lions at Park View Road. Kris Twardek, Noah Chesmain and Jamie Philpot were also on target, while former Millwall striker Alfie Pavey scored for National League Welling.
Senior first-team squad members Ben Thompson, David Worrall, Calum Butcher and Tom King also started but will be part of the travelling party to Nottingham on Friday night.
Probable Millwall starting XI vs. Nottingham Forest: Archer; McLaughlin, Webster, Hutchinson, Meredith; Wallace, Saville, Williams, O’Brien; Gregory, Morison.
Millwall starting XI vs. Welling: King; Romeo, Brown, Mbulu, Craig; Worrall, Thompson, Donovan, Twardek; Butcher; Philpot.
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