HUDDERSFIELD. Huddersfield Town beats Millwall 1-0 after J. Hogg scored just 1 goal (82′). Huddersfield Town took advantage of its superior ball possession (57%).
The match was held at the The John Smith’s Stadium Stadium in Huddersfield on Saturday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Geoff Eltringham who had the assistance of Shaun Hudson and Rob Merchant. The 4th official was Ross Joyce. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 11.3 degrees Celsius or 52.3 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 77%.
Huddersfield Town was in firm control of the ball 57% while Millwall was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
Millwall was more aggressive with 41 dangerous attacks and 4 shots of which 1 were on target. Even so, Huddersfield Town succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Huddersfield Town shot 15 times, 7 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Millwall shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target.
Huddersfield Town received 3 yellow cards (J. Koroma, S. Thomas and F. Campbell). On the opposite side, Millwall received 2 yellow cards (G. Saville and R. Leonard).
After playing this encounter, Huddersfield Town will have 21 points like Luton Town, Middlesbrough, Stoke City, Millwall and Blackpool to stay in the 8th place. On the other side, Millwall will stay with 21 points like Luton Town, Middlesbrough, Huddersfield Town, Stoke City and Blackpool to stay in the 10th place.
Millwall will host Reading on the 2nd of November with a 8-5 head to head stats in favor of Reading (5 draws).
Huddersfield Town: Formation and Lineups
Huddersfield Town started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
The manager Carlos Corberán Vallet chose to play with the following team: Lee Nicholls , Matthew Pearson , Tom Lees , Levi Colwill , Sorba Thomas , Jonathan Hogg , Lewis O’Brien , Harry Toffolo , Danel Sinani , Daniel Ward and Duane Holmes .
Huddersfield Town made 3 changes: D. Sinani for J. Koroma (74′), L. Colwill for O. Turton (78′) and D. Holmes for F. Campbell (78′).
Top player: Sorba Thomas
Probably the most impressive player in Huddersfield Town was Sorba Thomas even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 20 passes (70% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 4. He performed 7 crosses.
Millwall: Formation and Lineups
Millwall started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
On the opposite side, Gary Rowett played with: Bartosz Białkowski , Daniel Ballard , Shaun Hutchinson , Jake Cooper , Ryan Leonard , George Saville , Billy Mitchell , Scott Malone , Jed Wallace , Sheyi Ojo and Tom Bradshaw .
Millwall made 3 changes: S. Ojo for M. Kieftenbeld (46′), T. Bradshaw for B. Afobe (72′) and D. Ballard for M. Smith (83′).
Top player: Jed Wallace
The player who no doubt impressed Millwall the most was Jed Wallace.
His rating iswith 14 passes (64% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 12. He performed 6 crosses.
Results of the day
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