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By Ian Toal of Millwall Supporters Club
The south London derby against Charlton on Saturday promised so much with so many of our supporters declaring how they hadn't looked forward to a game as much as this one for ages.
In the end we went home a bit disappointed not to have claimed all three points after totally dominating the game and in particular the second half when we pinned them back.
Millwall eased some of their relegation worries with a 3-2 win over struggling Doncaster.
Two goals from Liam Trotter and a Darius Henderson effort saw the Lions to a vital win at The Den, although two goals from Billy Sharp set up a tense finish last night.
TThere was more misery for Millwall as they slid to their third defeat in a row.
A late, late goal from Andy Keogh condemned the Lions to finish pointless at the City of Cardiff stadium, and they also saw midfielder Liam Trotter sent off to compound their bad day.
The euphoria of promotion will take a while to wear off for Millwall fans but for the men in charge of the club the hard work is only just beginning.
The Lions were promoted to the Championship with a 1-0 play-off final win over Swindon at Wembley last Saturday.
Kenny Jackett has promised new recruits to bolster his promotion-seeking squad but he won't be pressured into competing with the League One big spenders.
The Millwall manager knows he needs more firepower to push the Lions into the play-off positions.