2007–08 Millwall F.C. season

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Millwall
2007–08 season
Chairman United States John Berylson
Manager Scotland Willie Donachie
England Richard Shaw & Colin West(c)
Wales Kenny Jackett
League One 17th
FA Cup 4th round
Carling Cup 1st round
Top goalscorer League: (7)
Gary Alexander
All: (8)
Gary Alexander
Jay Simpson
Highest home attendance 13,395 vs Leeds United (19 March 2008)
Lowest home attendance 6,617 vs Northampton Town (2 October 2008)
Average home league attendance 8,669
Home colours
Away colours

The 2007-08 Coca-Cola League One season saw Millwall finish 17th, narrowly avoiding relegation to the fourth tier of English football. This was Millwall's 82nd season in the Football League and 40th in the third tier and Kenny Jackett's first season in charge of the club.

Squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 England GK Lenny Pidgeley
2 England DF Danny Senda
3 England DF Andy Frampton
4 England MF Danny Spiller
5 England DF Paul Robinson
6 United States DF Zak Whitbread
7 Republic of Ireland DF Alan Dunne
8 England FW Gary Alexander
9 England FW Neil Harris
10 England FW Lewis Grabban
10 England FW Will Hoskins
11 England MF Dave Martin
12 England MF Chris Hackett
13 England GK John Sullivan
15 England DF Tony Craig
16 England DF Scott Barron
17 England MF James Henry (on loan from Reading)
No. Position Player
19 England FW Ashley Grimes
21 England DF Jack Smith
22 Ghana MF Ali Fuseini
23 Wales FW Jason Price
24 Scotland MF Marc Laird
26 France MF Nadjim Abdou
27 Republic of Ireland DF Pat O'Connor
30 England DF Marcus Bignot
31 England FW Kiernan Hughes-Mason
32 England DF Omar Beckles
34 England FW John Marquis
36 Northern Ireland DF Danny Fitzsimons
40 England MF Liam Trotter (on loan from Ipswich Town)

Final table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Swansea City (C) (P) 46 27 11 8 82 42 +40 92 Promotion to 2008–09 League Championship
2 Nottingham Forest (P) 46 22 16 8 64 32 +32 82
3 Doncaster Rovers (P) 46 23 11 12 65 41 +24 80 Qualification to 2007–8 League One Playoffs
4 Carlisle United 46 23 11 12 64 46 +18 80
5 Leeds United 46 27 10 9 72 38 +34 076*
6 Southend United 46 22 10 14 70 55 +15 76
7 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 19 12 15 58 50 +8 69
8 Oldham Athletic 46 18 13 15 58 45 +13 67
9 Northampton Town 46 17 15 14 60 55 +5 66
10 Huddersfield Town 46 20 6 20 50 62 −12 66
11 Tranmere Rovers 46 18 11 17 52 47 +5 65
12 Walsall 46 16 16 14 52 46 +6 64
13 Swindon Town 46 16 13 17 63 56 +7 61
14 Leyton Orient 46 16 12 18 49 63 −14 60
15 Hartlepool United 46 15 9 22 62 65 −3 54
16 Bristol Rovers 46 12 17 17 45 53 −8 53
17 Millwall 46 14 10 22 45 61 −16 52
18 Yeovil Town 46 14 10 22 38 59 −21 52
19 Cheltenham Town 46 13 12 21 42 64 −22 51
20 Crewe Alexandra 46 12 14 20 47 65 −18 50
21 Bournemouth (R) 46 17 7 22 62 72 −10 048* Relegation to 2008–09 League Two
22 Gillingham (R) 46 11 13 22 44 73 −29 46
23 Port Vale (R) 46 9 11 26 47 81 −34 38
24 Luton Town (R) 46 11 10 25 43 63 −20 033*

Updated to games played on 3 May 2008.
Source: The Football League
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
* Leeds deducted 15 points for failure to comply with rules on insolvency. Luton and Bournemouth deducted 10 points each for entering administration.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

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