Millwall v Gillingham line-ups: Lions’ summer signings start League Cup tie

By Richard Cawley

Jiri Skalak, Ben Amos and Murray Wallace all make their first competitive starts for Millwall in tonight’s League Cup tie against Gillingham.

The three summer captures are named in Neil Harris’ starting 11 as the Championship side have named a strong squad that will be expected to see off the Kent outfit.

Byron Webster, who grafted hard to return from a knee injury to land himself a new Lions deal, partners Wallace in the middle of the Lions defence.

Skalak, snapped up from Brighton just before the start of the season, played the closing stages of Saturday’s 0-0 draw at Blackburn Rovers.

Millwall: Amos, McLaughlin, Webster, M Wallace, Meredith, Skalak, Tunnicliffe, Thompson, Ferguson, Elliott, Onyedinma. Subs: Archer, Cooper, J Wallace, Gregory, O’Brien, Romeo.

Gillingham: Holy, O’Neill, Garmston, Lacey, Ehmer, Hanlan, Eaves, Charles-Cook, Reilly, Parker, Byrne. Subs: Hadler, Wilkinson, Fuller, Nasseri, Nash, Simpson, Stevenson.

 


Please support your local paper by making a donation

 

 

Please make cheques payable to “MSI Media Limited” and send by post to South London Press, Unit 112, 160 Bromley Road, Catford, London SE6 2NZ


Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has encouraged everyone in the country who can afford to do so to buy a newspaper, and told the Downing Street press briefing recently: “A free country needs a free press, and the newspapers of our country are under significant financial pressure”.

So if you have enjoyed reading this story, and if you can afford to do so, we would be so grateful if you can buy our newspaper or make a donation, which will allow us to continue to bring stories like this one to you both in print and online.

Everyone at the South London Press thanks you for your continued support.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *