UK time is: 11:48:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Millwall's winning way at cards

Millwall appear to wear their reputation as the Championship's most combative and contentious club like a badge of honour.

They may still face a battle climbing out of the relegation places but are top of the indisciplinary league by the proverbial mile.

Millwall have amassed six more red cards than any other club in the Championship and, indeed, with 13 dismissals, have had more sendings off than they've scored home goals(11).

On the basis of three points for a red card and one for a yellow, Andys stats have Millwall, with their 82 yellow cards, on 121 points, a massive 26 points ahead of second placed Coventry who are the only club with more yellow cards than the Lions (83).

Leicester are fifth on 87 points with 72 yellow cards and five reds.

With two Millwall players declaredly fancying a home win over Leicester on Saturday and City equally determined to avoid being dragged once more towards the relegation trapdoor, there is every likelihood that the game will be as keenly contested as you would expect between two sides who have Dennis Wise as a common denominator.

And, at first glance and with so much at stake, it might be anticipated that goalscoring chances will be at a minimum.

But while Millwall have netted only 11 times in 19 home League matches so far, Leicester have only kept one clean sheet in their last 21 so one statistic has to improve.

Once more Paddy McCarthy could be key, providing he stays calm.

Click Club Forums, click 100% Football for fans chat. Posters can now win monthly prizes for their contributions.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 16 2006

Time: 3:35PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Pearson - Hails Discipline (Saturday April 19 2014)

Stats: Leicester v QPR (Saturday April 19 2014)

Leicester 1 QPR 0 - 19 April 2014 (Saturday April 19 2014)

Pearson - A Step Closer To The Title (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Stats: Reading v Leicester (Monday April 14 2014)

Vardy Back For Reading? (Sunday April 13 2014)

Pearson - We Were Below Par (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Stats: Leicester v Brighton (Tuesday April 8 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Leicester  Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Leicester City 43 28 9 6 +36 93
2. Burnley 43 24 14 5 +32 86
3. Derby County 43 23 9 11 +29 78
4. Q.P.R. 43 21 10 12 +14 73
5. Wigan 42 20 10 12 +17 70
6. Brighton 43 17 14 12 +12 65
7. Reading 43 17 13 13 +10 64

Breaking League News

Any Previous? - Burnley v Latics
Wigan : 20/04/2014 11:45:00
Meet The Ref - Burnley v Latics - Keith Stroud
Wigan : 20/04/2014 11:30:00
DRFC Millwall v Doncaster - History
Doncaster : 20/04/2014 11:13:00
DRFC Millwall v Doncaster - Match Officials
Doncaster : 20/04/2014 11:12:00
LUFC Who was your Leeds man of the match?
Leeds Utd : 20/04/2014 11:05:00
You Know It`s Bad When You Lose To Leeds
Barnsley : 20/04/2014 10:59:00
Reidy Ruled Out!!
Forest : 20/04/2014 10:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

QPR MotM
Suggested By:  Svens
Schmeichel 0%
De Laet 0%
Schlupp 0%
Hammond 0%
Wasilewski 0%
Morgan 0%
Drinkwater 0%
King 0%
Nugent 0%
Knockaert 0%
Mahrez 0%
Sub - James 0%
Sub - Dyer 0%
Sub - Moore 0%