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March 16th in Millers history

March 16th in Millers history

March 16th hasn't been the best of days for Rotherham in years gone by, with just 4 wins from 15 games.
Also one of Rotherham United's biggest ever defeats took place on this day back in 1929, as mid-table South Shields beat The Millers 10-1 at home.
This defeat coming just 8 months after Rotherham's highest ever loss...11-1 at Bradford City.

Last time out on this day came in 2004 and Rotherham shared the points with Neighbours Sheffield United.
A penalty given away by Chris Swailes on Andy Gray enabled Jack Lester to put the Blades one nil up from the spot on 48 minutes.
However Andy Monkhouse fired Rotherham level just 4 minutes later.

The Millers last win on this day was back in 1999 as a Chris Sedgewick goal after 66 minutes gave Rotherham all 3 points against Cardiff City at Millmoor.

1929 D3N South Shields A L 1-10
1935 D3N New Brighton A L 2-3
1957 DIV2 Notts. County H D 0-0
1963 DIV2 Preston North End H W 3-1
1968 DIV2 Bolton Wanderers A W 2-0
1971 DIV3 Preston North End H D 1-1
1974 DIV4 Brentford H D 1-1
1976 DIV3 Millwall H L 1-2
1985 DIV3 Bristol Rovers A L 0-1
1988 DIV3 Brighton & Hove Albion H W 1-0
1991 DIV3 Reading A L 0-2
1996 LD2 Bradford City A L 0-2
1999 LD3 Cardiff City H W 1-0
2002 LD1 Bradford City H D 1-1
2004 LD1 Sheffield United H D 1-1


Played 15,
Won 4,
Drawn 5,
Lost 6,
For 15,
Against 25


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Date:Friday March 16 2007
Time: 7:45AM

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Is it me or is March not a very good time for the Millers?!
herringthorpe
16/03/2007 10:06:00
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