Results tagged “FA Cup”
Dawn raids were carried out on Tuesday morning by police investigating trouble during Millwall's FA Cup semi-final match with Wigan last week.
Men aged 21, 22 and 27 were arrested by Territorial Support Group officers, as the Met Police also issued a new set of images of people they want to speak to.
Millwall's David Forde called those responsible for violence during the FA Cup clash with Wigan "idiots" and said he hoped it wouldn't overshadow a courageous performance from the Lions.
TV images showed at least a dozen fans involved in prolonged fightin in the closing stages of the south-east Londoners' 2-0 defeat on Saturday.
By Ian Toal of Millwall Supporters Club
A home defeat in a six-pointer match against another team around us in the table was not the best preparation for an FA Cup semi-final.
To be honest, a game on Tuesday night before the huge cup game on Saturday is the last thing we really wanted.
Danny Shittu believes Millwall's army of 30,000 fans can roar the side on to semi-final glory against Wigan Athletic on Saturday.
The Lions' captain said, despite their Premier League opposition winning three out of the last four games, he still fancies his south-east London side's chances in the FA Cup clash.
By Ian Toal of Millwall Supporters Club.
With the international week upon us there have been no league matches so we have been able to bask both in our recent upturn in form and in the anticipation of our cup FA Cup semi-final.
Ticket allocations for the game - on Saturday, April 13, against Wigan Athletic - have been revealed and have been on sale to season-ticket holders since Saturday.