Alexander poised for Lions return

Millwall's League One promotion bid is set for a major boost with the news Gary Alexander could make the bench for Friday's visit of Brentford.

Last Updated: 01/04/10 at 13:24

Alexander: Back in the frame

Alexander: Back in the frame

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Last season's top scorer has been sidelined since October with a heel problem which eventually required surgery.

But Alexander has resumed training this week and manager Kenny Jackett says he will include the striker if he is fit enough.

Alexander's return means that, for a change, Millwall have a clean bill of health going into the derby clash.

Fellow frontman Neil Harris has shaken off his recent back problem and should start in attack alongside 18-goal leading scorer Steve Morison.

The Lions have won 11 of their last 13 matches to move onto the shoulder of second-placed Leeds.

Kick-off is at 7.45pm.

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League One Fixtures

Saturday, 30 August 2014
15:00
Colchester v Peterboro  
Doncaster v Oldham  
Fleetwood v Leyton Or  
Gillingham v Crewe  
MK Dons v Crawley  
Port Vale v Chesterfld  
Preston v Sheff Utd  
Rochdale v Bradford  
Scunthorpe v Walsall  
Swindon v Coventry  

Sky Bet League 1

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Fleetwood 4 4 10
2 Peterboro 4 2 9
3 Preston 4 5 8
4 Bristol C 4 2 8
5 Barnsley 4 3 7
6 Swindon 4 3 7
7 MK Dons 4 2 7
8 Bradford 4 2 7
9 Doncaster 4 2 7
10 Notts Co 4 2 7
11 Chesterfld 4 1 7
12 Sheff Utd 4 0 6
13 Crawley 4 -1 6
14 Leyton Or 4 1 5
15 Coventry 4 0 5
16 Port Vale 4 0 5
17 Rochdale 4 1 4
18 Gillingham 4 -3 4
19 Yeovil 4 -4 4
20 Walsall 4 -1 3
21 Oldham 4 -3 2
22 Colchester 4 -3 1
23 Scunthorpe 4 -8 1
24 Crewe 4 -7 0

Updated Tue, 26 Aug 2014

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