Millwall F.C.

association football club in Bermondsey, England

Millwall F.C.[1] are a English Association football club in London.[2] They play their home games at a stadium called The New Den which is in London. The club started in 1885 and their nickname is "The Lions".

Millwall F.C.
Full nameMillwall Football Club
Founded1885
GroundThe New Den
Capacity20,146
ChairmanJohn Berylson
ManagerKenny Jackett
LeagueLeague Championship
2009/10League One,3rd (Play-off winners)

HistoryEdit

Millwall was founded in 1885.[2]

NameEdit

  • 1885-1893 Millwall Rovers F.C.
  • 1893-1910 Millwall Athletic F.C.
  • 1910-present Millwall F.C.

League positionEdit

Season League Position
2000/01 Second Division Champions
2001/02 First Division 4th
2002/03 First Division 9th
2003/04 First Division 10th
2004/05 League Championship 10th
2005/06 League Championship 23rd
2006/07 League One 10th
2007/08 League One 17th
2008/09 League One 5th
2009/10 League One 3rd

Former positionEdit


PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

 
The Millwall team perform a huddle before their 125 year anniversary game.[3]
As of 23 July 2013.[4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   [[|Ireland]] David Forde
2 DF   [[|Ireland]] Alan Dunne
3 DF   Nigeria Danny Shittu (captain)
4 MF   England Josh Wright
5 DF   England Paul Robinson
6 MF   England Liam Trotter
7 MF   England Liam Feeney
8 FW   Wales Jermaine Easter
9 FW   Wales Steve Morison (On loan from Leeds United)
10 MF   England Nicky Bailey
11 MF   England Martyn Woolford
12 DF   Australia Shane Lowry
13 MF   England Lee Martin
14 MF   England James Henry
15 FW   France Dany N'Guessan
16 DF   England Mark Beevers
No. Pos. Nation Player
18 MF   England Richard Chaplow
20 FW   Ireland Andy Keogh
21 DF   England Jack Smith
22 DF   England Karleigh Osborne
23 DF   Wales Thomas Bender
24 DF   England Jake Goodman
26 MF   Comoros Nadjim Abdou (vice captain)
27 FW   Australia Scott McDonald
28 DF   England Scott Malone
30 FW   [[|Ireland]] Aiden O'Brien
32 FW   England John Marquis
37 DF   England Josh Siafa
38 MF   [[|Ireland]] Niall McManus
39 MF   England Charlie Penny
40 MF   England William De Havilland
43 GK   England Stephen Bywater
69 GK   Uganda Harry Ruyonga

Notable former playersEdit

The following is a list of important footballers who have played for Millwall. The list includes players who have been honoured in Millwall's Hall of Fame.[5]

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Algeria
Australia
Barbados
Canada
England
   
Ghana
Jamaica
New Zealand
Northern Ireland
Republic of Ireland
 
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Scotland
Trinidad & Tobago
United States
Wales

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. FC is an acronym. FC stands for "Football Club".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Soccerway.com, Millwall FC; retrieved 2012-7-16.
  3. "Millwall 1 Burnley 1". Millwall Football Clu b. 21 October 2010. Retrieved 2 October 2010.
  4. "Millwall team profiles". Millwall Football Club. Retrieved 28 August 2010.
  5. "Millwall Hall of Fame". Millwall Football Club. Retrieved 16 November 2007.
  6. "The men who've shaped Millwall: 1890's". Vital Football. Archived from the original on 18 September 2015. Retrieved 30 September 2010.
  7. "The men who've shaped Millwall: 1880's". Vital Football. Archived from the original on 15 September 2015. Retrieved 30 September 2010.

Other websitesEdit

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