Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Burton

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Burton
Rotherham United travel the relatively short distance to Burton tomorrow in their quest to return to Wembley, though this time in the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy.

The Millers and Brewers have only met a handful of times, as Burton have only been in the league since 2009.

Last season, at the Pirelli Stadium, the game ended one-nil to the Millers with a goal on fifty-two minutes from Adam Le Fondre.

Burton Albion were 'born` in 1950 from such teams as Burton Swifts, Burton Town, Burton United, and Burton Wanderers who all came and went after financial struggles in what is a traditionally rugby union area. They started life at the Lloyds Foundry Ground before moving to Eton Park in 1958. The Pirelli Stadium was purpose built for Albion in 2005.

In February 2009, Albion were top of the Conference table by a clear nineteen points and Blue Square declared them the Champions and paid out on all bets. After that the club saw their lead reduced each week and it was the final game of the season, when Cambridge United could only draw with Altrincham that saw the Brewers go up despite losing to Torquay!

ZIPS STATS

HOME…...P 2 W 0 D 2 L 0 GOALS 5-5
AWAY…...P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 GOALS 1-0
TOTALS....P 3 W 1 D 2 L 0 GOALS 6-5

2010/2011
Sat 9 Sept 2010 Rotherham United 3 - 3 Burton Albion League Two
2009/2010
Sat 27 Feb Burton Albion 0 - 1 Rotherham U. League Two
Sat 05 Dec Rotherham U. 2 - 2 Burton Albion League Two

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Tuesday October 5 2010
Time: 8:03AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Carlton Champing At The Bit

New boy hoping to make, and take, chances in last eight games

RUFC - Defender 'We Need To Take More Responsibility'

Ajayi wants to work hard for Warney

RUFC - Chairman 'I've No Excuses'

Tony Stewart in apology to fans

RUFC - Warney Would Take Job On His Terms

Warney says it would be 'an honour' to be offered job

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who Will Send Us Down
Suggested By:
Fulham78%
The Owls - live on TV10%
Wigan 3%
Birmingham3%
Reading0%
Ipswich1%
Preston0%
We'll hang on until the last game (Derby)5%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 38 24 6 8 78 38
2 Brighton 38 23 8 7 77 30
3 Huddersfield 37 22 5 10 71 4
4 Leeds Utd 38 21 6 11 69 16
5 Reading 38 20 7 11 67 2
6 Sheff Wed 38 18 8 12 62 9
7 Fulham 38 16 13 9 61 19
8 Norwich 38 16 9 13 57 9
9 Preston 38 15 12 11 57 6
10 Derby County 38 14 11 13 53 3
11 Barnsley 38 14 9 15 51 0
12 Aston Villa 38 13 12 13 51 0
13 Cardiff 38 14 9 15 51 -1
14 Brentford 38 14 8 16 50 3
15 Q.P.R. 38 14 8 16 50 -5
16 Wolves 37 12 9 16 45 -2
17 Ipswich 38 10 15 13 45 -9
18 Birmingham 38 11 12 15 45 -16
19 Bristol City 38 11 8 19 41 -3
20 Forest 38 11 8 19 41 -11
21 Burton 38 10 11 17 41 -14
22 Blackburn 38 9 13 16 40 -11
23 Wigan 38 8 10 20 34 -13
24 Rotherham 38 4 5 29 17 -54
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Wigan Athletic (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 14 2017 3:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe331
2.sixpence209
3.mos6031
4.Marky7920
5.axholme19
6.miller4life15
7.Millie Miller14
8.nogginthenog12
9.mvmiller10
10.gingetobeamiller2
Vital Football Comment