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RUFC - Head to Head v Owls

Rotherham United meet local rivals Sheffield Wednesday in the Carling Cup first round at Millmoor on Thursday, this will be the third meeting between the clubs in this competition.

The first meeting was at Hillsborough on 14th September 1966, and 20,204 saw the Millers go home with bragging rights as Frank Casper scored the only goal of the game in this second round tie.

Rotherham went out 2-1 at Northampton in round 3.

Millers team at Hillsborough was...

1. Hill

2. Wilcockson

3. Clish

4. Rabjohn

5. Haselden

6. Tiler

7. Lyons

8. Williams

9. Galley

10.Casper

11.Chappell

The second encounter was 5 years later at Millmoor on August 17th 1971 as the Owls exacted revenge on Rotherham by winning a first round tie 2-0.

Johnny Sissons and Jackie Sinclair scoring for the visitors.

Sheffield Wednesday were hammered in round 2, going out to 2nd Division rivals Carlisle United by 5 goals to nil.

Millers team in round 1 was....

1. Tunks

2. Hudson

3. Houghton

4. Quinn

5. Mielczarek

6. Swift (Womble)

7. Phillips

8. Johnson

9. Hague

10.Bentley

11.Mullen

The full list of meetings between the 2 clubs is..

Played 33 Rotherham wins 10 Draws 5 Wednesday wins 18

2002/2003

Football League Championship Rotherham United 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday 01-01-2003

Football League Championship Sheffield Wednesday 1-2 Rotherham United 24-08-2002

2001/2002

Football League Championship Sheffield Wednesday 1-2 Rotherham United 23-02-2002

Football League Championship Rotherham United 1-1 Sheffield Wednesday 25-09-2001

1982/1983

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham United 0-3 Sheffield Wednesday 02-04-1983

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 0-1 Rotherham United 28-12-1982

1981/1982

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham United 2-2 Sheffield Wednesday 04-05-1982

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 2-0 Rotherham United 08-09-1981

1979/1980

English Division 3 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 5-0 Rotherham United 23-02-1980

English Division 3 (old) Rotherham United 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday 13-10-1979

1978/1979

English Division 3 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Rotherham United 07-05-1979

English Division 3 (old) Rotherham United 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday 07-10-1978

1977/1978

English Division 3 (old) Rotherham United 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday 25-03-1978

nglish Division 3 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 Rotherham United 27-12-1977

1976/1977

English Division 3 (old) Rotherham United 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday 12-04-1977

English Division 3 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 1-3 Rotherham United 02-11-1976

1975/1976

English Division 3 (old) Rotherham United 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday 20-03-1976

English Division 3 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 0-0 Rotherham United 29-11-1975

1971/1972

English League Cup Rotherham United 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday 17-07-71

1966/1967

English League Cup Sheffield Wednesday 0-1 Rotherham United 14-09-66

1958/1959

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham United 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday 21-03-1959

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 5-0 Rotherham United 01-11-1958

1955/1956

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham United 2-3 Sheffield Wednesday 10-03-1956

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 0-2 Rotherham United 10-12-1955

1951/1952

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham United 3-3 Sheffield Wednesday 26-01-1952

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 3-5 Rotherham United 22-09-1951

1933/1934

English FA Cup Rotherham United 0-3 Sheffield Wednesday 13-01-1934

1922/1923

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 Rotherham County 02-09-1922

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham County 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday 26-08-1922

1921/1922

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham County 0-0 Sheffield Wednesday 15-10-1921

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 Rotherham County 08-10-1921

1920/1921

English Division 2 (old) Sheffield Wednesday 2-0 Rotherham County 28-03-1921

English Division 2 (old) Rotherham County 2-0 Sheffield Wednesday 01-11-1920




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Date:Monday August 13 2007

Time: 10:43AM

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That team of '71 used to pick itself!
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Lets hope the team of 07, does the business on Thursday
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