December 20 2013 Latest news:
Millwall manager Steve Lomas questioned the desire of his defenders after yet another poor defensive performance undid much of their good attacking work.
Charlton manager Chris Powell was despondent after the Addicks’ were beaten 2-0 by in-form Derby at The Valley.
QPR returned to the top of the Championship with former Blackpool winger Matt Phillips among the scorers in their 2-0 victory at Bloomfield Road.
Jamie Ward and Craig Bryson provided the cutting edge for Derby as Charlton slumped to their third defeat in four games, leaving them hovering just one point above the relegation zone.
Blackburn 3 Millwall 2
Harry Redknapp will take his QPR side to Blackpool tomorrow in positive mood about the club’s long term future after the R’s announced plans move into a new 40,000-seater stadium.
Millwall boss Steve Lomas says his side must arrest their worrying away form before they get seen as a “soft touch” on their travels.
Chris Powell says Charlton have done their homework on in-form Derby but has called on his players to create a “siege mentality” as they head into the busy Christmas period.
QPR have announced plans to move into a new 40,000-capacity stadium as part of an ambitious project to be constructed at Old Oak in west London.
Blackburn have announced that London-born striker DJ Campbell will not face Millwall as he has been given time off after he was bailed this week following his arrest in a spot-fixing investigation.
Matt Phillips insists he does not feel under extra pressure to add goals to his game as he prepares to face his former club this weekend.
Defender Kevin Feely has returned to Charlton Athletic for treatment on a hamstring problem that has prevented him from making his AFC Wimbledon debut.
Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp has signed free agent Israeli midfielder Yossi Benayoun on a short-term contract.
Senior officials from the five leading sports have been called into a summit meeting with the Government today on how to tackle the scourge of match-fixing, it can be revealed.
London-born Blackburn Rovers forward DJ Campbell is one of the six people arrested in connection with a football spot-fixing investigation, sources said.