Millwall manager Kenny Jackett is the npower Championship Manager of the Month for April.

Jackett led the Lions to 16 points from a possible 18 in April, with five wins and a draw from their six fixtures.

Former Charlton Athletic boss Alan Curbishley chairs the npower Manager of the Month judging panel.

He said: "A fantastic month for Kenny and his Millwall team at the business end of the season.

"Their fine April form was built on solid defensive work, with four clean sheets and just three goals conceded all month."

npower Head of Sponsorship Emma Collins said: "Millwall picked up more points than any other team in the division last month, confirming their place in the Championship next season.

"After a month of mixed results in March, Kenny has helped his side find their best form at a crucial time.

"On behalf of npower, I'd like to congratulate Kenny and the team, and wish them the best of luck for next season."

The judging panel comprises former Charlton Athletic manager Alan Curbishley, Sky Sports Football League expert Peter Beagrie, Football League Chief Operating Officer Andy Williamson, BBC Sport's Mark Clemmit, League Managers Association Deputy CEO Olaf Dixon and npower Head of Sponsorship Emma Collins.

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