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A stalemate at Upton Park on Saturday afternoon saw nothing separating West Ham and Aston Villa in the 0-0 draw.
It was the fifth time the Hammers had failed to score this season and only four sides have hit the net less. Afterwards Sam Allardyce said the goals will come eventually.
West Ham, without a home win in the league since the opening day of the season against Cardiff City, had a golden opportunity to gain maximum points against Aston Villa - a side who sat just above them in the table.
However, a number of wasted chances meant it was fourth goalless draw of the season and two points dropped for the Upton Park outfit.
Millwall take on the Championship leaders at The Den, while West Ham have a home clash with Aston Villa and Charlton head to the Midlands to do battle with Birmingham.
If that's not enough incentive to catch some football action this weekend, discounted children's tickets are being offered at both West Ham and Millwall.
By Ian Toal of Millwall Supporters Club
The Lions came down to earth with a bump after losing to Barnsley 2-0 on Tuesday night, letting the Yorkshire outfit complete the double over us.
Even new loan striker Rob Hulse could not help us to find the net.
A late John Marquis goal sent Millwall through in the FA Cup against an under-pressure Aston Villa side.
The Premier League visitors created little in the closely fought match, with Millwall worthy of their victory as they came from behind to win 2-1.