Derby County defender Jason Shackell has emerged as a loan option for Millwall.
The Lions are looking to add to their centre-back options with Byron Webster set to miss the rest of the campaign with a serious knee injury.
Stevenage-born Shackell is hugely experienced but has not made a Championship appearance for the Rams. His two outings in the current campaign have both come in the League Cup.
The 34-year-old has played 141 times for Norwich City, 136 matches for Burnley and 113 for the Rams, who he joined for a second spell in July 2015.
Shackell had been sidelined with a long-standing back injury but has also clocked up eight appearances for Derby’s under-23 team this season.
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