It's about 10 minutes down the road from Greenwich, one of London's leading tourist destinations. The London Marathon passes within a few hundred yards every year without the runners being robbed of their expensive trainers. Get a grip everyone.
Also, why quote crime figures for Millwall, which is on the Isle of Dogs, when Millwall FC is in Deptford?
The dog has a bad name, it will be hard to pursuade people that it isn't still vicious.
When Millwall played Wigan Athletic in the FA cup semi final in the season that Latics won it there were violent episodes at Wembley* with Millwall's fans, including a mate of mine get beaten up in the stadium., even if was the safest area in London, its image in Wigan is of a place to avoid at all costs.
I think IL may have made a blunder with this one, hope I'm wrong.
This is not the best place for Wigan to take a game