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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Accrington

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Accrington
Rotherham United take on Accrington Stanley at the Frazer Eagle Stadium on Saturday

The Millers go into this game in third place in the league with just one loss away from Don Valley, at Shrewsbury while Stanley haven't lost at home and are in ninth place on fifteen points.

This fixture last season was played in March when Michael Symes put the home side into the lead on the eighteenth minute. Josh Walker equalised for the Millers ten minutes into the second half only for Jimmy Ryan to give Stanley all three points ten minutes from full-time.

The first time the teams met was way back in 1924 (and no, I don't quite remember it!) when they were both in Division Three North. Accrington won three-two at their ground and the Millers won two-nil at Millmoor.

Of the fifty-one league and cup games these two have sparred against each other, Rotherham are on top with twenty-four wins, with some big results, one of them being in February 1951 when it ended six-two at Millmoor. The Millers scorers that day were Jack Shaw (3), Jack Grainger (2) and Norman 'Nobby` Noble.


ZIPS STATS

HOME....P 24 W 13 D 6 L 5 GOALS 55-33
AWAY....P 23 W 10 D 3 L 10 GOALS 38-47
TOTAL....P 47 W 23 D 9 L 15 GOALS 93-77

2009/2010
Tue 16 Mar Accrington S. 2 - 1 Rotherham U. League Two
Sat 08 Aug Rotherham U. 1 - 0 Accrington S. League Two

2008/2009
Sat 28 Mar Rotherham U. 0 - 0 Accrington S. League Two
Sat 20 Dec Accrington S. 1 - 3 Rotherham U. League Two
2007/2008
Sat 01 Mar Rotherham U. 0 - 1 Accrington S. League Two
Sat 17 Nov Accrington S. 0 - 1 Rotherham U. League Two
2005/2006
Tue 18 Oct Rotherham U. 3 - 3 Accrington S. (Associate Members)
after extra time, 90 minutes 2-2, Rotherham United won 3-2 on penalties
1950/1951
Sat 10 Feb Rotherham U. 6 - 2 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Mon 01 Jan Accrington S. 0 - 2 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1949/1950
Sat 24 Dec Rotherham U. 6 - 0 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Sat 27 Aug Accrington S. 1 - 4 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1948/1949
Mon 30 Aug Rotherham U. 1 - 0 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Wed 25 Aug Accrington S. 2 - 3 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1947/1948
Sat 01 May Accrington S. 0 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Mon 22 Sep Rotherham U. 1 - 0 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1946/1947
Sat 22 Mar Accrington S. 2 - 3 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 16 Nov Rotherham U. 4 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1938/1939
Sat 22 Apr Accrington S. 2 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 17 Dec Rotherham U. 2 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1937/1938
Mon 18 Apr Rotherham U. 1 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Fri 15 Apr Accrington S. 0 - 0 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1936/1937
Sat 01 May Rotherham U. 2 - 2 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Fri 01 Jan Accrington S. 3 - 0 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1935/1936
Wed 22 Apr Accrington S. 1 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 21 Dec Rotherham U. 1 - 3 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1934/1935
Sat 06 Apr Rotherham U. 2 - 0 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Sat 12 Jan Accrington S. 2 - 3 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1933/1934
Sat 24 Mar Rotherham U. 3 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Sat 11 Nov Accrington S. 2 - 2 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1932/1933
Mon 05 Sep Rotherham U. 2 - 3 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Mon 29 Aug Accrington S. 5 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1931/1932
Sat 13 Feb Rotherham U. 2 - 3 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Wed 02 Dec Accrington S. 5 - 0 Rotherham U. F.A. Cup
Sat 28 Nov Rotherham U. 0 - 0 Accrington S. F.A. Cup
Sat 03 Oct Accrington S. 5 - 2 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1930/1931
Sat 07 Feb Accrington S. 3 - 2 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 04 Oct Rotherham U. 8 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1929/1930
Sat 08 Feb Rotherham U. 2 - 4 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Sat 05 Oct Accrington S. 2 - 0 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1928/1929
Sat 05 Jan Accrington S. 1 - 3 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 01 Sep Rotherham U. 2 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1927/1928
Sat 10 Mar Rotherham U. 2 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
Sat 29 Oct Accrington S. 3 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
1926/1927
Sat 30 Apr Accrington S. 3 - 1 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Mon 24 Jan Rotherham U. 1 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)
1925/1926
Sat 06 Feb Accrington S. 2 - 3 Rotherham U. Third Division (North)
Sat 26 Sep Rotherham U. 3 - 1 Accrington S. Third Division (North)


Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Wednesday October 13 2010
Time: 8:35AM

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