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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Shrewsbury

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Shrewsbury
Rotherham United and Shrewsbury Town have met each other fifty-three times in all competitions over the years but the game fixed in all Millers fans minds will be the one that took place on Sunday, 14th April 1996. This was the day that Millers fans went in their thousands to the capital and came back with the Auto Windscreen Trophy.

The Millers and Shrews have been playing each other since the 1950's when they were both in the English Division Three North league and, in the past, there have been a couple of four-nil's - one for each side.

The Shrews came to Millmoor in August 1994 and goals from Wayne Clarke, Robert Taylor and Dean Spink (2)gave the visitors the win while five years later, the score, again at Millmoor, was reversed. The Millers had the game under control as early as the third minute when they were two goals up! Andy Turner and Rob Scott scored those early goals and two goals from Darren Garner made it four-nil just after the half-hour mark.

The game earlier this season saw goals from Waide Fairhurst and Jamie Devitt give all three points to the Shrews at the New Meadow.

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Complete Record

League Home....P 23 W 9 D 5 L 9 GOALS 30-26
League Away....P 24 W 5 D 6 L 13 GOALS 21-35
Cups................P 6 W 4 D 1 L 1 GOALS 14-9
TOTALS............P 53 W 18 D 12 L 23 GOALS 65-70

League Results
English League Two
01.12.2009 Shrewsbury Town 2-0 Rotherham United
18.04.2009 Rotherham United 1-2 Shrewsbury Town
06.12.2008 Shrewsbury Town 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 AGG)
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)

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Saturday February 20 2010
Time: 5:41PM

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