Millwall vs Sheffield Wednesday prediction, odds & betting tips – 17/02/2024

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England Championship - The Den

Millwall vs Sheffield Wednesday prediction
Wes Harding of Millwall in possession during the FA Cup Third Round match at The Den, London
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Two of the bottom four sides in the Championship meet on Saturday when relegation candidates Millwall and Sheffield Wednesday collide at The Den. View our Championship predictions for this weekend’s contest below.

Millwall vs Sheffield Wednesday predictions: Millwall to lean on home advantage?

Millwall vs Sheffield Wednesday predictions
Our pick

⚽ MillDraw no Bet prediction

Millwall

⚽ Correct Score prediction

Millwall 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday

⚽ Total Goals prediction

Under 2.5 Goals

Millwall lost at home to Ipswich in midweek, though they were beaten only once in six matches at The Den before that and they could harness home advantage to beat poor travellers, Wednesday.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Millwall marked out as favourites

  • HOME: 23/20 (2.15) – 46.5%
  • DRAW: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%
  • AWAY: 5/2 (3.50) – 28.6%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

Sheffield Wednesday have lost a whopping 13 out of 16 away games in the Championship this term and they could toil on the road again at relegation rivals Millwall on Saturday.

Last five H2Hs: Millwall searching for third straight win

England Championship 11/11/23

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

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Millwall

Millwall

4

England Championship 06/02/21

Millwall

Millwall

4
Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

1

England Championship 07/11/20

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

0
Millwall

Millwall

0

England Championship 01/02/20

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

0
Millwall

Millwall

0

England Championship 17/08/19

Millwall

Millwall

1
Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

0

Millwall hammered Sheffield Wednesday 4-0 in November and that was the second encounter on the spin between the sides where the Londoners notched four times.

Team news and form guide

Millwall: Lions need to turn their fortunes around

Millwall have picked up just one point from the last 18 on offer in the Championship and they will attempt to reverse their form without the injured Kevin Nisbet, Ryan Longman and Aidomo Emakhu.

Predicted lineup: Sarkic – Leonard, Harding, Cooper – McNamara, Honeyman, Saville, Wallace – Esse, Flemming, Bradshaw

England Championship 04/05/24

W

Swansea

Swansea

0

Millwall

Millwall

1

England Championship 27/04/24

W

Plymouth

Plymouth

0

Millwall

Millwall

1

England Championship 20/04/24

W

Sunderland

Sunderland

0

Millwall

Millwall

1

England Championship 13/04/24

W

Cardiff

Cardiff

1

Millwall

Millwall

3

England Championship 09/04/24

W

Leicester

Leicester

0

Millwall

Millwall

1

Sheffield Wednesday: Owls have lost three away games on the trot

Josh Windass, John Buckley and Dominic Iorfa are all sidelined for Sheffield Wednesday while Callum Paterson is nursing a concussion and could also miss out.

Predicted lineup: Beadle – Valentin, Ihiekwe, Bernard, Johnson – Vaulks, Ugbo, Poveda, Bannan, Gassama – Cadamarteri

UK Friendlies 06/07/24

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Alfreton Town

Alfreton Town

0

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

2

England Championship 04/05/24

W

Sunderland

Sunderland

0

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

2

England Championship 27/04/24

W

West Brom

West Brom

0

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

3

England Championship 21/04/24

W

Blackburn

Blackburn

1

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

3

England Championship 13/04/24

D

Stoke

Stoke

1

Sheff Wed

Sheff Wed

1

Our free expert picks: Millwall to edge relegation six-pointer 1-0

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Millwall have been installed as favourites to beat Wednesday and the host also look like good value to open the scoring at The Den at a price of 4/5 (1.80). The outcome has a 55.6% chance of landing.

Hot tip – Millwall Draw no Bet

  • Sheffield Wednesday have lost 13 of their 16 Championship away matches this season.
  • Millwall are unbeaten in six previous meetings with The Owls.

Other tips

Millwall 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday

  • Sheffield Wednesday failed to score in four of their last five away fixtures.
  • Millwall found the net once in three of their last four home assignments in the league.

Under 2.5 Goals

  • Under 2.5 goals were scored in five of Millwall’s last seven home tests in the division.
  • Sheff Wed hit two goals in their last six away tussles in the Championship combined.
Zian Flemming of Millwall applauds the fans after the FA Cup Third Round match at The Den, London
Picture by Brian Tonks/Focus Images/Sipa USA 07973408366
06/01/2024 – Photo by Icon sport

Player to watch – Zian Flemming

Dutch attacker Zian Flemming has been Millwall’s most-productive player in the Championship so far this season, chipping in with five goals and four assists in the second tier since August.

Flemming a potential match-winner?

25-year-old Flemming has hit either a goal or an assist in four of his last seven appearances for Millwall and the key creator could manufacture some more match-defining moments against Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.


Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.