Blackburn boss Tony Mowbray was pleased to see his team score from outside the area after Derrick Williams’ piledriver set his side on the way to a 2-0 victory over Millwall.
Blackburn scored their first goals from open play at home this season as they overcame Millwall 2-0 in the Sky Bet Championship.
Blackburn’s injury problems have eased ahead of their Championship clash with Millwall on Saturday.
Millwall manager Neil Harris was ‘disappointed’ and frustrated after seeing his side held to a 1-1 draw at home to nine-man Hull in the Sky Bet Championship.
Kamil Grosicki’s bizarre 40-yard free-kick earned Hull a valuable away point as Grant McCann’s side secured a 1-1 draw despite finishing the match with nine players on the pitch.
Millwall winger Jiri Skalak is set to miss the home game against Hull after picking up an injury in the 4-0 defeat at Fulham.
Oxford boss Karl Robinson said he never lost belief after his side staged a remarkable fightback to beat Championship outfit Millwall 4-2 on penalties in the second round of the Carabao Cup.
League One Oxford knocked Championship side Millwall out of the Carabao Cup with a 4-2 penalties victory after staging a remarkable late fightback.
Matty Taylor could sit out Oxford’s Carabao Cup clash with Millwall.
Neil Harris has defended his conduct after he was sent to the stands for striking Middlesbrough first-team coach Leo Percovich during his Millwall side’s 1-1 draw at the Riverside.
Neil Harris was sent to the stands after appearing to strike a member of Middlesbrough’s coaching staff as his Millwall side battled back to claim a 1-1 draw at the Riverside.