Results tagged “sending off”
By Ian Toal, Millwall Supporters' Club.
It might seem strange to say it, but Saturday's 6-0 hiding at home by Birmingham City might be the turning point of our season.
If you weren't at the game you missed the team's gutsy, passionate performance which earned them a rousing reception at the end of the game.
West Ham rescued a point with a spirited fight back but the Gunners only have themselves to blame for not leaving east London with a win.
A Carlton Cole header and an Alessandro Diamanti penalty earned the Irons a draw that had looked impossible at half time, such was Arsenal's dominance.
West Ham emerged from a fractious encounter against Italian side Napoli relieved not to have added to their injury list.
What should have been a celebratory match degenerated into an ugly encounter as the visitors employed a less than friendly approach, culminating in one of their players being sent off for a bad challenge on Herita Ilunga.