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Dean Smith praises Aston Villa response at Burnley

Posted Thursday, January 02, 2020 by PA56 hits

Dean Smith was baffled by another controversial VAR decision but praised his Aston Villa players for responding to criticism with a valuable victory at Burnley.Four days after losing 3-0 to 10-man Watford, Villa held on for a 2-1 victory – their first in the league at Turf Moor since 1936.Wesley and Jack Grealish scored the goals in the first half after the latter had what appeared a strai...Full Story »

Millwall boss Gary Rowett could make changes for Luton match

Posted Monday, December 30, 2019 by PA71 hits

Millwall boss Gary Rowett could reshuffle his starting line-up again for the New Year’s Day clash with Luton.Jon Dadi Bodvarsson and Shane Ferguson were both dropped to the bench for Sunday’s win over Brentford following illness, and are pushing to return.The Lions could be forced to give a late fitness test to Shaun Williams, who struggled through the later stages of the win over th...Full Story »

Gary Rowett hails Millwall discipline in Brentford win

Posted Monday, December 30, 2019 by PA64 hits

Millwall manager Gary Rowett was impressed with how his side nullified Brentford’s attacking threat after claiming a 1-0 win at the Den.Aiden O’Brien scored his fourth goal of the season in the eighth minute when Jayson Molumby forced Bees goalkeeper David Raya into a mistake which left the striker able to slot home into an empty net.With one loss in their last 10 matches, Millwall&r...Full Story »

Dean Smith questions commitment of Aston Villa players after Watford defeat

Posted Sunday, December 29, 2019 by PA66 hits

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith questioned the commitment of his players and revealed his bemusement with referee Simon Hooper failing to use the pitchside monitors during Saturday’s 3-0 loss at 10-man Watford.Birmingham-fan Troy Deeney struck a brace at Vicarage Road to hand the Hornets a vital win in their bid to pull off a Premier League great escape this season.Watford’s captain g...Full Story »

Millwall boss Rowett without trio for Brentford clash

Posted Saturday, December 28, 2019 by PA96 hits

Millwall boss Gary Rowett is without a trio of players for Saturday’s Sky Bet Championship visit of Brentford.Goalkeeper Frank Fielding (quad muscle) is missing as are Ben Thompson (ankle) and Ryan Leonard (ribs).Murray Wallace returned to the bench for the Boxing Day draw at Cardiff following illness and will be pushing for a recall.The 1-1 draw in south Wales leaves the Lions in the top-...Full Story »

Northampton set for spell without injured Smith and McWilliams

Posted Friday, December 27, 2019 by PA54 hits

Northampton are set to be without Harry Smith and Shaun McWilliams at home to Cheltenham.The pair left the field in the closing stages of the 4-0 Boxing Day defeat at Crawley on stretchers after appearing to suffer serious injuries.Smith (ankle) went straight to hospital and the Cobblers also fear that McWilliams (knee) could be out for some time.Manager Keith Curle, who dropped goalkeeper David...Full Story »

Smith expects Grealish to shine in Villa’s relegation battle

Posted Friday, December 27, 2019 by PA49 hits

Boss Dean Smith backed Jack Grealish to thrive in Aston Villa’s tense relegation battle after a crucial victory over Norwich.Conor Hourihane’s second-half strike sealed a 1-0 win and lifted Villa to within a point of safety ahead of Saturday’s key trip to Watford.They were forced to survive long spells of pressure from the Canaries – who missed several clear chances &ndas...Full Story »

Gary Rowett: Millwall under no pressure to sell Jed Wallace

Posted Friday, December 27, 2019 by PA63 hits

Millwall manager Gary Rowett insists he will not be forced to sell star man Jed Wallace in January after his free-kick rescued a point in a 1-1 draw at Cardiff.After a poor first half, the hosts took control on the hour thanks to Aden Flint’s close-range goal.Left-back Joe Bennett swung in a corner that was flicked on by Marlon Pack at the front post and there was nobody tracking the run o...Full Story »

Last-gasp Michael Smith header snatches victory for Rotherham at Shrewsbury

Posted Friday, December 27, 2019 by PA61 hits

Michael Smith came off the bench to head the winner deep into stoppage time as Rotherham completed a 2-1 victory at Shrewsbury.Joe Mattock earlier headed the visitors in front before Aaron Pierre equalised for Shrewsbury.Rotherham were first to threaten when a Carlton Morris shot was deflected over the crossbar. Striker Morris then went even closer when his close-range effort came back off a pos...Full Story »

Late Smith equaliser denies Coughlan victory in first match as Mansfield boss

Posted Sunday, December 22, 2019 by PA30 hits

Graham Coughlan’s hopes of winning his first game as Mansfield manager were ruined by an 84th-minute Harry Smith equaliser as visiting Northampton claimed a 1-1 draw.Smith’s strike wiped out Andy Cook’s 74th-minute goal as Mansfield, who appointed former Bristol Rovers boss Coughlan this week after sacking John Dempster, went a seventh game without a win.Northampton c...Full Story »

Millwall boss Rowett left with mixed emotions after win over Derby

Posted Sunday, December 15, 2019 by PA49 hits

Gary Rowett admitted he had mixed emotions after his Millwall side won at Pride Park on the day Derby saluted former manager Jim Smith, who died this week.Rowett, along with a number of ex-Derby players, took part in the pre-match tributes to Smith, who took the club into the Premiership in 1996.But Derby’s chances of marking Smith’s passing with a victory were dented when Millwall d...Full Story »

Tyler Smith and Tom Nichols earn Bristol Rovers win at Ipswich

Posted Sunday, December 15, 2019 by PA49 hits

Goals from Tyler Smith and Tom Nichols sent Ipswich to a third defeat of the season as 10-man Bristol Rovers left Suffolk with a 2-1 victory.James Norwood replied for the home side eight minutes from the end of the first half but they could not find an equaliser as the Pirates played the last 12 minutes with 10 men.The visitors took the lead when a throw-in was flicked on by Nichols and was shie...Full Story »

Rowett makes winning return to Derby

Posted Sunday, December 15, 2019 by PA19 hits

Gary Rowett made a winning return to Pride Park as a first-half strike from Tom Bradshaw earned Millwall a 1-0 win over Derby.Bradshaw produced a quality finish to extend Millwall’s unbeaten run to seven matches and send Derby crashing to their first home defeat since late August.It was another disappointing display from Derby, who created little until the second half when Martyn Waghorn t...Full Story »

Michael Smith back from illness ahead of Hearts’ clash with Livingston

Posted Wednesday, December 04, 2019 by PA62 hits

Michael Smith returns from illness for Hearts as they host Livingston in the Ladbrokes Premiership.But fellow defenders Aaron Hickey and Aidy White are doubts after picking up knocks against Rangers, with the latter less likely to feature.Peter Haring (groin), John Souttar (ankle), Ben Garuccio (knee) and Conor Washington (hamstring) are fighting to get back to fitness.Livingston hope to nurse s...Full Story »

Millwall boss Gary Rowett disappointed with a point at home to Wigan

Posted Wednesday, November 27, 2019 by PA54 hits

Millwall manager Gary Rowett was hoping for more from his players as they fought back to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Wigan.The Lions boss has picked up ten of the 15 points available since taking charge in October but was less than impressed with his side’s latest performance at the Den.A Shaun Hutchinson header cancelled out Anthony Pilkington’s early strike in the first half before ...Full Story »

Rowett raves about match-winner Wallace

Posted Sunday, November 24, 2019 by PA36 hits

Millwall manager Gary Rowett hailed Jed Wallace after his strike ended their winless away run with a 1-0 victory at Swansea.The Lions forward curled in a free-kick to make it three wins from four under their new manager.Their first victory on the road this term was built on defensive solidarity as they frustrated a sloppy Swansea side. Rowett said: “Since coming into the club we’ve l...Full Story »

Dean Smith questions Aston Villa’s desire in defeat at Wolves

Posted Monday, November 11, 2019 by PA53 hits

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith accused his side of lacking desire after their defeat at Wolves.Injury-hit Villa lost 2-1 at Molineux on Sunday to slip to a third straight Premier League loss.Ruben Neves and Raul Jimenez scored as Wolves dominated, despite Trezeguet’s injury-time strike.Villa now sit three points above the relegation zone heading into the international break.“It appeared...Full Story »

Bromley boss Neil Smith promises full crowd at Hayes Lane for FA Cup replay

Posted Sunday, November 10, 2019 by PA60 hits

Neil Smith promised Bristol Rovers a packed 5,000 crowd for the replay at Hayes Lane after seeing his Bromley side earn a deserved second crack at League One opposition.Centre-back Chris Bush hooked in an 83rd minute equaliser from close range following an in-swinging corner to spark wild scenes of celebration among 500 travelling fans of the National League club behind the goal.Rovers had taken...Full Story »

Smith to the rescue with late equaliser for Cambridge

Posted Sunday, November 10, 2019 by PA30 hits

Sam Smith scored at the death to earn Cambridge an FA Cup replay in a 1-1 draw with Exeter.Smith’s effort in the third minute of injury time levelled the scores, a goal which the U’s scarcely deserved, as he fired home when Harrison Dunk’s cross was flicked on to him.Alex Fisher’s goal 11 minutes before half-time had looked set to send the visitors through. Soon after bei...Full Story »

Matt Smith nets late winner for Millwall

Posted Sunday, November 10, 2019 by PA40 hits

Striker Matt Smith came off the bench to net a stoppage-time winner as Millwall beat London rivals Charlton 2-1 at the Den.In a game dominated by set-pieces, a sixth-minute header from captain Shaun Hutchinson put Millwall in front, but they were pegged back shortly after half-time by Jonathan Leko’s smart finish.The game looked to be petering out into a tame draw but Smith, brought on wit...Full Story »

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