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Millers v Bees, Head 2 Head

Millers v Bees, Head 2 Head

Despite a disappointing 2-1 defeat there last season, The Millers have returned unbeaten from Griffin Park in 13 of our 23 league trips there over the years.

In October last year we beat The Bees 2-0 at Millmoor, courtesy of 2 Lee Williamson goals early in the second half, so we will be looking for a league double to keep up our slim hopes of staying in League 1 next season.

Last season at Griffin Park saw Deon Burton give Rotherham a 1-0 lead after just 8 minutes, only for us to be pegged back 3 minutes later by a Kevin O,Connor penalty.
Former Barnsley striker Isiah Rankin then hit a 37th minute winner to give the home side all 3 points.

There has been several exciting games at Griffin Park over the years, but my personal favourite was the 2-1 victory in February 1991, as it was our very first league away win in what was a bitterly disappointing season.
On that day, former Chelsea midfielder Keith Jones gave The Bees a first half lead, before an equaliser from Mark Dempsey brought The Millers level and a 93rd minute cracker from on loan striker Tony Cullen from Sunderland sent the travelling fans home very happy.

Head to Head


League totals.

Millmoor.......P 24 W 13 D 6 L 5 GLS 46-27
Griffin Park...P 23 W 6 D 7 L 10 GLS 29-36

Totals........P 47 W 19 D 13 L 15 GLS 75-63


League Results
League One
15.04.2006 Rotherham Utd 2-2 Brentford
01.10.2005 Brentford 2-1 Rotherham Utd
Division Two
28.04.2001 Rotherham Utd 2-1 Brentford
11.11.2000 Brentford 0-3 Rotherham Utd
Division Three
20.02.1999 Rotherham Utd 2-4 Brentford
12.09.1998 Brentford 0-3 Rotherham Utd
Division Two
11.04.1997 Rotherham Utd 0-1 Brentford
05.10.1996 Brentford 4-2 Rotherham Utd
27.02.1996 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
09.09.1995 Rotherham Utd 1-0 Brentford
18.03.1995 Rotherham Utd 0-2 Brentford
30.08.1994 Brentford 2-0 Rotherham Utd
26.02.1994 Brentford 2-2 Rotherham Utd
04.09.1993 Rotherham Utd 2-0 Brentford
Division Three
02.02.1991 Brentford 1-2 Rotherham Utd
18.09.1990 Rotherham Utd 2-2 Brentford
03.03.1990 Rotherham Utd 2-1 Brentford
06.01.1990 Brentford 4-2 Rotherham Utd
17.02.1988 Rotherham Utd 2-0 Brentford
05.09.1987 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
02.05.1987 Brentford 2-0 Rotherham Utd
30.11.1986 Rotherham Utd 2-3 Brentford
01.03.1986 Rotherham Utd 1-2 Brentford
28.09.1985 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
23.04.1985 Brentford 3-0 Rotherham Utd
18.09.1984 Rotherham Utd 1-1 Brentford
07.04.1984 Rotherham Utd 4-0 Brentford
20.03.1984 Brentford 2-1 Rotherham Utd
25.04.1981 Brentford 2-1 Rotherham Utd
20.12.1980 Rotherham Utd 4-1 Brentford
29.03.1980 Brentford 0-1 Rotherham Utd
17.11.1979 Rotherham Utd 4-2 Brentford
23.04.1979 Brentford 1-0 Rotherham Utd
17.10.1978 Rotherham Utd 1-0 Brentford
Division Four
04.02.1975 Rotherham Utd 3-0 Brentford
16.09.1974 Brentford 3-4 Rotherham Utd
16.03.1974 Rotherham Utd 1-1 Brentford
20.10.1973 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
Division Three
06.03.1973 Rotherham Utd 2-1 Brentford
13.01.1973 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
Division Two
03.04.1954 Rotherham Utd 1-1 Brentford
28.11.1953 Brentford 0-1 Rotherham Utd
04.04.1953 Brentford 1-1 Rotherham Utd
15.11.1952 Rotherham Utd 4-1 Brentford
22.12.1951 Rotherham Utd 1-1 Brentford
25.08.1951 Brentford 2-0 Rotherham Utd



Cup Results
FA Cup
10.01.1948 r3 Rotherham Utd 0-3 Brentford

League Cup
05.09.1972 r2 Rotherham Utd 2-0 Brentford




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