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March 14th in Millers history

March 14th in Millers history

Even stevens all the way on March 14th back in Rotherham United's history.
15 games played, 5 won, 5 lost, 5 drawn, with the opposition having a slightly better goal difference.

Last time out on this date was last years visit of Ronnie Moore's Oldham Athletic to Millmoor, and it was another ex-Miller, Chris Swailes who put in his own net to give Rotherham a 21st minute lead.
5 minutes from time and Paul McLaren doubled the lead for the home team.
McLaren obviously is still with Ronnie Moore at Tranmere.

Another victory on this date back in 1992 over Northampton Town at The County Ground, set Rotherham on our way to promotion that season.
Dean Barrick and Shaun Goodwin scored first half goals and despite a Steve Brown consolation after the break The Millers held on to keep us in 4th position.

The 2-2 draw with Mansfield in 1998 brought the most unlikely goalscoring hero.
Steve Whitehall scored 2 to give Mansfield an early lead at Millmoor, before Alan Knill stepped up after 32 minutes with a brace in 3 minutes to salvage a point

1928 D3N Bradford City A L 1-3
1931 D3N Halifax Town H W 2-1
1936 D3N Lincoln City A L 0-4
1953 DIV2 Blackburn Rovers H D 0-0
1959 DIV2 Bristol Rovers A L 1-4
1961 DIV2 Swansea Town A L 1-2
1972 DIV3 Notts. County H D 2-2
1978 DIV3 Cambridge United H W 1-0
1979 DIV3 Chester A W 1-0
1987 DIV3 Bolton Wanderers A D 0-0
1989 DIV4 Scarborough H D 1-1
1992 DIV4 Northampton Town A W 2-1
1995 LD2 Wrexham A L 1-3
1998 LD3 Mansfield Town H D 2-2
2006 LGE1 Oldham Athletic H W 2-0

Played 15,
Won 5,
Drawn 5,
Lost 5,
Scored 17,
Conceded 23


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Date:Wednesday March 14 2007
Time: 12:34PM

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Knilly only ever scored 6 league goals for us, and 2 of them came in that same game.
zipadeedoodah
14/03/2007 12:39:00
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