Championship: Birmingham City draws 0-0 with Millwall on Wednesday

BIRMINGHAM. Birmingham City 0-0 Millwall ended up goalless.

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BIRMINGHAM. Birmingham City 0-0 Millwall didn’t manage to score any goal on Wednesday..

The match was played at the St. Andrew’s Stadium stadium in Birmingham on Wednesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Graham Scott who was helped by Simon Long and Scott Ledger. The 4th official was David Webb. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 24.6 degrees Celsius or 76.24 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 41%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Birmingham City was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Millwall that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.

Millwall was more aggressive with 45 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Millwall to win the match​.

Birmingham City shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target. On the other side, Millwall shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

No yellow cards were issued to Birmingham City. On the other side, Millwall received 1 yellow card (M. Wallace).

After playing this contest, Birmingham City will have 23 points to stay in the 12th place. On the opposite side, Millwall will have 26 points like Watford, Luton Town and Reading to stay in the 9th place.

Match Events

  • 51'
    51'

    M. Wallace

  • 57'
    57'

    J. Bacuna

    T. Chong

  • 68'
    68'

    T. Burey

    M. Bennett

  • 78'
    78'

    L. Jutkiewicz

    T. Deeney

  • 79'
    79'

    G. Hall

    H. Mejbri

  • 85'
    85'

    T. Bradshaw

    A. Voglsammer

  • 85'
    85'

    C. Styles

    G. Honeyman

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Birmingham City will play away with Stoke City on the 5th of November with a 8-2 head to head statistic in favor of Birmingham City (5 draws).

Millwall will host Hull City on the 5th of November with a 7-6 head to head stats in favor of Millwall (5 draws).

Birmingham City: Formation and Lineups

Birmingham City started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager John Eustace chose to play with the following team: John Ruddy (7.0), Dion Sanderson (6.5), Harlee Dean (7.1), Auston Trusty (6.5), Maxime Colin (6.8), Hannibal Mejbri (6.8), Krystian Bielik (6.8), Tahith Chong (7.0), Emmanuel Longelo (5.9), Scott Hogan (6.6) and Troy Deeney (6.6).

Substitutes

Birmingham City made 3 changes: T. Chong for J. Bacuna (57′), T. Deeney for L. Jutkiewicz (78′) and H. Mejbri for G. Hall (79′).

Top player: Harlee Dean

The player who no doubt impressed Birmingham City the most was Harlee Dean.

His rating is (7.1) with 30 passes (80% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 4.

Millwall: Formation and Lineups

Millwall started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the other side, Gary Rowett played with: George Long (6.8), Danny McNamara (7.0), Charlie Cresswell (6.8), Jake Cooper (7.0), Murray Wallace (6.3), George Saville (7.4), Billy Mitchell (6.8), George Honeyman (7.3), Zian Flemming (6.8), Mason Bennett (6.4) and Andreas Voglsammer (6.5).

Substitutes

Millwall made 3 changes: M. Bennett for T. Burey (68′), A. Voglsammer for T. Bradshaw (85′) and G. Honeyman for C. Styles (85′).

Top player: George Saville

Probably the most impressive player in Millwall was George Saville.

His rating is (7.4) with 41 passes (70% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 9. He performed 4 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship

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