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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Shrewsbury



The last time Shrewsbury played the Millers at Millmoor was in November 2007. The game ended with a two-nil victory for the home side with Ryan Taylor and Derek Holmes getting the goals. The game was played in front of 3,832 fans and Carl Boyeson, the referee, had a quiet game as he didn't show a card that day.

The first time the two teams met in the League was way back in the 1950/51 season, in the Division Three North. Rotherham won both games that season.

This season, the Millers visited the Prostar Stadium in December and the Shrews won the game one-nil with a goal from Grant Holt. The ref was G Horwood and he sent off two Millers players - Drewe Broughton for a second yellow card and 'keeper David Stockdale for a professional foul that also gave away a penalty which Holt scored from.

It's ironic really that we should be playing Shrewsbury this weekend as it was thirteen years ago last Tuesday (the 14th) that we beat them at Wembley in the Auto Windscreen Shield 2-1.



ZIPS STATS

Home....P 22 W 9 D 5 L 8 GOALS 29-24
Away....P 23 W 5 D 6 L 12 GOALS 21-33
Cups.....P 6 W 4 D 1 L 1 GOALS 14-9
Total....P 50 W 18 D 12 L 20 GOALS 64-65

League Results
English League Two
06.12.2008 Shrewsbury 1-0 Rotherham United
08.03.2008 Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Rotherham United
24.11.2007 Rotherham United 2-0 Shrewsbury Town

English Division Three
29.01.2000 Shrewsbury Town 0-0 Rotherham United
28.08.1999 Rotherham United 4-0 Shrewsbury Town
20.04.1999 Shrewsbury Town 2-3 Rotherham United
03.10.1998 Rotherham United 0-1 Shrewsbury Town
14.02.1998 Rotherham United 0-1 Shrewsbury Town
04.10.1997 Shrewsbury Town 2-1 Rotherham United

English Division Two
22.03.1997 Shrewsbury Town 0-2 Rotherham United
24.08.1996 Rotherham United 1-2 Shrewsbury Town
06.04.1996 Rotherham United 2-2 Shrewsbury Town
28.10.1995 Shrewsbury Town 3-1 Rotherham United
16.12.1994 Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Rotherham United
13.08.1994 Rotherham United 0-4 Shrewsbury Town

English Division Three
12.01.1991 Shrewsbury Town 0-0 Rotherham United
01.09.1990 Rotherham United 2-2 Shrewsbury Town
24.02.1990 Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Rotherham United
25.11.1989 Rotherham United 4-2 Shrewsbury Town

English Division Two
05.03.1983 Rotherham United 0-3 Shrewsbury Town
23.10.1982 Shrewsbury Town 2-0 Rotherham United
16.02.1982 Rotherham United 3-0 Shrewsbury Town
03.10.1981 Shrewsbury Town 2-1 Rotherham United

English Division Three
10.05.1979 Shrewsbury Town 3-1 Rotherham United
28.10.1978 Rotherham United 1-2 Shrewsbury Town
04.04.1978 Rotherham United 0-0 Shrewsbury Town
27.09.1977 Shrewsbury Town 4-1 Rotherham United
01.02.1977 Shrewsbury Town 0-0 Rotherham United
06.11.1976 Rotherham United 1-0 Shrewsbury Town
21.02.1976 Rotherham United 0-1 Shrewsbury Town
15.11.1975 Shrewsbury Town 0-2 Rotherham United

English Division Four
08.04.1975 Shrewsbury Town 3-1 Rotherham United
01.10.1974 Rotherham United 0-0 Shrewsbury Town

English Division Three
11.11.1972 Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Rotherham United
19.09.1972 Rotherham United 2-0 Shrewsbury Town
12.02.1972 Rotherham United 2-1 Shrewsbury Town
23.10.1971 Shrewsbury Town 0-1 Rotherham United
17.10.1970 Rotherham United 1-1 Shrewsbury Town
15.08.1970 Shrewsbury Town 4-2 Rotherham United
07.10.1969 Rotherham United 1-2 Shrewsbury Town
16.08.1969 Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Rotherham United
21.12.1968 Rotherham United 1-0 Shrewsbury Town
19.10.1968 Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Rotherham United

English Division Three (North)
21.04.1951 Rotherham United 2-0 Shrewsbury Town
02.12.1950 Shrewsbury Town 1-2 Rotherham United

Cup Results
English FA Cup
08.01.1983 r3 Shrewsbury Town 2-1 Rotherham United

English League Cup
13.10.1965 r3 Shrewsbury Town 2-5 Rotherham United
10.04.1961 sf-2 Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Rotherham United aet (3-4)
21.03.1961 sf-1 Rotherham United 3-2 Shrewsbury Town

English Auto Windscreens Shield
07.12.1999 n.r1 Rotherham United 2-1 Shrewsbury Town
14.04.1996 fn Rotherham United 2-1 Shrewsbury Town (Wembley


The Journalist

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Date:Thursday April 16 2009

Time: 9:49AM

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I really thought Shrewsbury would win League Two easily this season.
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