Millwall fan faces trial for being drunk and disorderly at Norwich City’s Carrow Road

Neil Illingworth, who is accused of being drunk and disorderly at Norwich City v Millwall on Novembe

Neil Illingworth, who is accused of being drunk and disorderly at Norwich City v Millwall on November 10 2018 Picture: Peter Walsh - Credit: Archant

A Millwall fan from London is to go on trial for alleged disorderly behaviour at Norwich City's Carrow Road ground during his team 4-3 defeat.

A Millwall fan is to go on trial accused of disorderly behaviour at Norwich City's Carrow Road ground.

The Canaries beat Millwall 4-3 in a thrilling comeback in the game last November that saw injury time goals from Jordan Rhodes and Teemu Pukki, who netted a 97th minute winner.

Neil Illingworth, 48, appeared at Norwich Magistrates Court on Tuesday, having been charged with being drunk and disorderly in a public place, Carrow Road, on November 10 last year.

Illingworth, of Rotherhite, south-east London, pleaded not guilty to the charge.


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The case was adjourned for a pre-trial review on February 22.

Illingworth was granted unconditional bail until the next hearing.

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