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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Accrington

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Accrington
Rotherham United entertain Accrington Stanley at Don Valley on Tuesday night with the Millers wanting to get back to winning ways.

This will be the fiftieth league meeting between the sides with the Millers having won twenty-five times.

The last time the two met at Don Valley was in August 2009 when a late goal from Paul Warne gave the Millers all three points.

Twice in the past the Millers have scored six against Stanley - once on Christmas Eve in 1949 when Ken Bower (3), Jack Grainger, Jack Shaw and James Rudd scored for the Millers with no reply from Stanley and then in February 1951 when the score was six-two with Jack Shaw (3), Jack Grainger (2) and Nobby Noble scoring for the Millers.

The last time that Accrington beat the Millers at home was at Millmoor three years ago when an unstoppable left foot shot from Ian Craney in the sixty-fourth minute was enough to see off the Millers and left then Manager, Mark Robins 'livid' after his side were booed off at the end of the game.

Teams that day

Millers
Warrington
Joseph
Coughlan
Sharps
Widdowson
Harrison
Mills (Green)
Ross
R Taylor
O'Grady
D Holmes (Newsham)

Subs not used - Tonge, O'Donnell, Hudson

Stanley
Arthur
Edwards
Kempson
Roberts
Thomas
Richardson
Mannix
Craney
Harris (Proctor)
Mullin
Mangan

Subs not used - McGivern, Dunbavin, Webb, Whalley



League Stats between the Millers and Stanley
2010/2011
Sat 16 October Accrington S 2-3 Rotherham U League Two
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:Tuesday February 15 2011
Time: 10:03AM

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