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Ian Holloway appointed new manager at Millwall

Ian Holloway has been appointed Millwall manager. The former Crystal Palace boss has agreed a two-and-a-half year contract. Holloway replaces Steve Lomas who was axed last month after winning just five out of 22 games.

Ian Holloway Credit: PA Wire

Millwall are only one point and one place above the Championship relegation zone and crashed out of the FA Cup 4-1 at League Two Southend on Saturday.

Images released after football fans assaulted on train

Three men are wanted after a fight broke out between football fans on board a train travelling between Bournemouth and Brockenhurst.

British Transport Police have released images of the men wanted in connection to the incident, which took place on October 5.

Police want to talk to these men after a fight broke out on board a train. Credit: British

The incident came after a match at Bournemouth earlier in the day which Millwall lost 5-2. The Football Association launched an investigation after a missile was thrown at a Bournemouth player, apparently by a Millwall fan, as he celebrated his side's fourth goal.

The men were spotted on a train to London. Credit: British Transport Police
The men are thought to be Millwall fans. Credit: British Transport Police

12 charged after FA Cup clashes

A large police operation was surrounded the match -- Credit: John Walton/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Police have charged 12 men with public order-related offences following incidents which took place after the FA Cup 5th round tie between Luton and Millwall.

Bedfordshire Police said there was a "short stand-off" between officers and a number of fans before kick-off at Luton's Kenilworth Road ground on February 16

A number of incidents also took place in the town centre after the match, a police spokeswoman said.

Officers from six forces were involved in a large operation surrounding the hotly-anticipated fixture, which Millwall won 3-0.

Derry on loan to Millwall

Shaun Derry at Queen's Park Rangers
Shaun Derry at Queen's Park Rangers Credit: Tony Marshall/EMPICS Sport

Queen's Park Rangers midfilelder Shaun Derry has joined Millwall on loan. He's agreed to the 28-day loan at the Den and could be in line to make his Lions debut against Ipswich Town on Saturday. He will remain with Steve Lomas' side until September 4th.

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Millwall legend Neil Harris announces retirement

Harris in action for Southend where he finished his career. Credit: Andrew Matthews/EMPICS Sport

The Southend striker Neil Harris has announced his retirement from football. Though he finished his career at the Essex club, Harris made his name at Millwall where he scored 138 goals in two spells there.

He also had to overcome testicular cancer earlier in his career. He has now retired after suffering a knee injury.

Further arrest over Millwall FA Cup violence

After police dawn raids this morning led to the arrests of three people wanted in connection with violence at an FA Cup match between Millwall and Wigan at Wembley, a further man has handed himself in.

The 34-year-old was arrested on suspicion of violent disorder at a south London police station.

We have had an excellent response from the public, and we believe that we have identified everyone in those ten images previously released.

Some have since handed themselves in to police, and to date, we have arrested 27 people on this inquiry.

– DCI Andy Barnes, Metropolitan Police
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Police release CCTV images after Millwall violence

The Metropolitan Police have released CCTV images of people they want to trace in connection to violence and disorder at the Millwall vs Wigan FA Cup semi final match. Earlier today, police arrested three men in dawn raids in connection with the violence.

Note: Images removed on police request_

See more: 10 football fans wanted over FA Cup violence

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