EFL Cup - Second Round
Millwall1Nottm Forest2

Millwall 1-2 Nottingham Forest

Lars Veldwijk
Lars Veldwijk joined Nottingham Forest from PEC Zwolle in 2014

Lars Veldwijk scored three minutes from time to send Nottingham Forest into the EFL Cup's third round at the expense of League One side Millwall.

Dutchman Veldwijk produced a thumping finish after running on to a pass from Scotland midfielder Oliver Burke.

Jamie Paterson put the Championship side ahead in the first half, slotting in after Veldwijk's header was saved.

Shaun Williams scored a stunning equaliser for Millwall, lobbing Forest keeper Stephen Henderson from 50 yards.

Line-ups

Millwall

  • 31King
  • 12Romeo
  • 15Nelson
  • 17Webster
  • 18FergusonBooked at 80mins
  • 10OnyedinmaSubstituted forWorrallat 45'minutes
  • 26Abdou
  • 8ThompsonSubstituted forWilliamsat 73'minutes
  • 11Wylde
  • 28Philpot
  • 22O'BrienSubstituted forMorisonat 60'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Archer
  • 3Martin
  • 5Craig
  • 6Williams
  • 7Worrall
  • 20Morison
  • 27Twardek

Nottm Forest

  • 30Henderson
  • 28LamSubstituted forPereiraat 68'minutes
  • 5Mills
  • 27Perquis
  • 2Lichaj
  • 10Lansbury
  • 24Vaughan
  • 21PatersonSubstituted forCashat 89'minutes
  • 47ThorneBooked at 6minsSubstituted forBurkeat 45'minutes
  • 14Veldwijk
  • 19Ward

Substitutes

  • 4Mancienne
  • 17Pereira
  • 35Burke
  • 37Grant
  • 39Vellios
  • 41Cash
  • 43Smith
Referee:
Gavin Ward
Attendance:
4,009

Match Stats

Home TeamMillwallAway TeamNottm Forest
Possession
Home44%
Away56%
Shots
Home14
Away17
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home4
Away5
Fouls
Home13
Away6

Live Text

Match ends, Millwall 1, Nottingham Forest 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Millwall 1, Nottingham Forest 2.

Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steve Morison (Millwall).

Attempt missed. Oliver Burke (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

Oliver Burke (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sid Nelson (Millwall).

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Byron Webster (Millwall) because of an injury.

Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Philpot (Millwall).

Substitution

Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Matthew Cash replaces Jamie Paterson.

Goal!

Goal! Millwall 1, Nottingham Forest 2. Lars Veldwijk (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Oliver Burke.

Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Steve Morison (Millwall).

Attempt missed. Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt saved. Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Foul by David Worrall (Millwall).

Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Mahlon Romeo.

Attempt blocked. Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Shane Ferguson (Millwall) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Lars Veldwijk (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Shane Ferguson (Millwall).

Goal!

Goal! Millwall 1, Nottingham Forest 1. Shaun Williams (Millwall) left footed shot from more than 35 yards to the high centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Oliver Burke (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Foul by David Vaughan (Nottingham Forest).

Mahlon Romeo (Millwall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Millwall. Shaun Williams replaces Ben Thompson.

Foul by Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest).

David Worrall (Millwall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Hildeberto Pereira replaces Thomas Lam because of an injury.

Damien Perquis (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jamie Philpot (Millwall).

Attempt missed. Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Ben Thompson.

Attempt blocked. Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Steve Morison (Millwall) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

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