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Swindon Town 2-2 Millwall

Michael Doughty earned a draw against Millwall in Swindon's first game since Luke Williams was named manager.

Midfielder Doughty stabbed home in the 94th minute after Millwall failed to clear a free-kick.

Lee Gregory burst through the defence to score his 22nd goal of the season and poor defending allowed Steve Morison to make it 2-0 to Millwall.

But Nicky Ajose's penalty, after Raphael Rossi Branco was fouled, set up Doughty's dramatic finish.

Millwall remain fifth and have gone five games without defeat, while Swindon - whose unbeaten run now stands at six league games - drop to 14th.

Williams signed a five-year contract in midweek after a successful spell as caretaker boss.

Millwall manager Neil Harris told BBC Radio London:

"Huge frustration, I'm certainly disappointed with the outcome. I thought we were so good for so long with and without the ball.

"I thought we were outstanding in the first half and I think in the second half even though Swindon had all the football. On the counterattack we were really good, we just lacked that little bit of quality and ruthlessness in the final third.

"If you don't see the game off - and it's a very dubious penalty against you, about the softest penalty I've seen for a long time - you're backs-to-the-wall a little bit."

Line-ups

Swindon

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Vigouroux
  • 29Rossi BrancoBooked at 71minsSubstituted forSendles-Whiteat 80'minutes
  • 2ThompsonBooked at 15mins
  • 6Turnbull
  • 27Barry
  • 18ThompsonBooked at 69mins
  • 14Doughty
  • 4RobertSubstituted forRodgersat 45'minutes
  • 3Ormonde-OttewillSubstituted forBrophyat 64'minutes
  • 10Ajose
  • 20Obika

Substitutes

  • 7Traore
  • 15Brophy
  • 21Sendles-White
  • 24Hylton
  • 26Rodgers
  • 28Iandolo
  • 32Henry

Millwall

Formation 4-4-2

  • 13Archer
  • 27RomeoBooked at 85mins
  • 17Webster
  • 16Beevers
  • 4EdwardsSubstituted forUpsonat 85'minutes
  • 25J WallaceBooked at 69mins
  • 26Abdou
  • 24Thompson
  • 18Ferguson
  • 9GregorySubstituted forO'Brienat 78'minutes
  • 20Morison

Substitutes

  • 1Forde
  • 6Williams
  • 8Upson
  • 10Onyedinma
  • 15Nelson
  • 22O'Brien
  • 28Philpot
Referee:
Kevin Wright
Attendance:
8,623

Match Stats

Home TeamSwindonAway TeamMillwall
Possession
Home61%
Away39%
Shots
Home9
Away6
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away5
Fouls
Home4
Away17

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Swindon Town 2, Millwall 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Swindon Town 2, Millwall 2.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Swindon Town 2, Millwall 2. Michael Doughty (Swindon Town) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Bradley Barry.

  4. Post update

    Jamie Sendles-White (Swindon Town) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Steve Morison (Millwall).

  6. Post update

    Attempt saved. Steve Morison (Millwall) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Anton Rodgers (Swindon Town) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Jordan Turnbull (Swindon Town).

  9. Post update

    Jed Wallace (Millwall) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Millwall. Ed Upson replaces Carlos Edwards.

  11. Booking

    Mahlon Romeo (Millwall) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Swindon Town. Jamie Sendles-White replaces Raphael Rossi Branco.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Millwall. Aiden O'Brien replaces Lee Gregory.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Swindon Town. Conceded by Byron Webster.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Swindon Town. Conceded by Carlos Edwards.

  16. Post update

    Attempt saved. Nicky Ajose (Swindon Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  17. Post update

    Corner, Swindon Town. Conceded by Jed Wallace.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Michael Doughty (Swindon Town) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  19. Booking

    Raphael Rossi Branco (Swindon Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  20. Post update

    Steve Morison (Millwall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Burton36225946311571
2Wigan361714559342565
3Gillingham361881063432062
4Walsall351711754371762
5Millwall361781157431459
6Bradford361610104337658
7Coventry3615101158401855
8Barnsley36174155748955
9Port Vale371510124441355
10Southend36159124844454
11Sheff Utd361410125247552
12Rochdale36149134846251
13Scunthorpe36149134242051
14Swindon35147145553249
15Bury36139144558-1348
16Peterborough36136176059145
17Shrewsbury36128164454-1044
18Chesterfield36125194758-1141
19Fleetwood351010154345-240
20Doncaster36910173749-1237
21Blackpool3698193347-1435
22Oldham34616123347-1434
23Crewe36612183763-2630
24Colchester36610204584-3928
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