Statistical Analysis: Sharpshooter Flint help Cardiff beat Millwall


Cardiff beat visiting Millwall on Saturday in the Championship, winning 1-3 (0-0).

The first half finished 0-0 and it took until the 66th minute before Aden Flint scored to give Cardiff the lead.

In the 70th minute, Aden Flint scored, to increase the lead for Cardiff.

Just six minutes later, it was Benik Afobe who scored ensuring that Millwall reduced the score to 2-1.

Cardiff increased the lead to 3-1 seven minutes later as Sean Morrison found the net. The 3-1 goal was the last one of the game.

It was Millwall’s fourth game in a row without a win.

Millwall have had a sluggish start to the season and have only two points from their first four games. Cardiff are on eight points.

The last match between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Cardiff at home in January 2021.

In the next games in the Championship, Cardiff will play Bristol City (home) on 2021-08-28, Nottingham Forest (away) on 2021-09-12 and Coventry City (away) on 2021-09-15. Millwall play Blackpool (home) on 2021-08-28, West Bromwich Albion (away) on 2021-09-11 and Swansea City (away) on 2021-09-15.