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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Bristol Rovers

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Bristol Rovers
Rotherham United entertain Bristol Rovers at Don Valley on Saturday which will be the fifty-second time the two have met in the league.

This will be the first time that the Gas have been to Don Valley but the last time the two met at Millmoor was in March 2001 . Richie Barker opened the scoring a minute before half-time for the home side with Jeff Minton scoring two goals in the second half to give the Millers a three-nil win.

Teams that day
Millers
Gray
Branston
Artell
Scott
Hurst
Watson
Minton
Warne
Bryan
Robins (Sedgwick)
Barker

Subs not used - Pettinger, Wilsterman, Hudson, Monkhouse

Rovers
Culkin
Jones (Challis)
Foster
Owusu (McKeever)
Wilson
Thomson
Mauge (Ellis)
Astafjevs
Plummer
Evans
Ellington

Subs not used - Clarke, Pethick

The last time Rovers beat the Millers on home turf was in September 1994 when a Chris Wilder own goal and two goals from Paul Miller gave the visitors a three-nil win.

The first time the sides met at Millmoor was in the 1953/4 season when it was a one-all draw and the season after, the Millers beat the Gas six-two, when the Millers scorers were Jack Grainer (2), Ronald Burke, Gladstone Guest, John Henderson and Ian Wilson.

League Results - Millers v Gas

2011/12
Football League Two - 14 Oct 2011 Bristol R 5-2 Rotherham
2000/2001
Football League Div 2 17 Mar 2001 Rotherham 3 - 0 Bristol R
Football League Div 2 17 Oct 2000 Bristol R 1 - 1 Rotherham
1996/1997
Football League Div 2 03 May1997 Bristol R 1 - 2 Rotherham
Football League Div 2 15 Oct 1996 Rotherham 0 - 0 Bristol R
1995/1996
Football League Div 2 17 Feb 1996 Bristol R 1 - 0 Rotherham
Football League Div 2 12 Sep 1995 Rotherham 1 - 0 Bristol R
1994/1995
Football League Div 2 22 Mar 1995 Bristol R 2 - 0 Rotherham
Football League Div 2 10 Sep 1994 Rotherham 0 - 3 Bristol R
1993/1994
Football League Div 2 02 Mar 1994 Bristol R 0 - 2 Rotherham
Football League Div 2 18 Sep 1993 Rotherham 1 - 1 Bristol R
1989/1990
English Div 3 (old) 14 Apr 1990 Bristol R 2 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 01 Jan 1990 Rotherham 3 - 2 Bristol R
1987/1988
English Div 3 (old) 20 Feb 1988 Rotherham 1 - 1 Bristol R
English Div 3 (old) 15 Aug 1987 Bristol R 3 - 1 Rotherham
1986/1987
English Div 3 (old) 14 Feb 1987 Bristol R 0 - 2 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 20 Sep 1986 Rotherham 0 - 1 Bristol R
1985/1986
English Div 3 (old) 01Mar 1986 Rotherham 2 - 0 Bristol R
English Div 3 (old) 12 Oct 1985 Bristol R 5 - 2 Rotherham
1984/1985
English Div 3 (old) 1Mar 1985 Bristol R 1 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 13 Oct 1984 Rotherham 3 - 3 Bristol R
1983/1984
English Div 3 (old) 06 Mar 1984 Bristol R 2 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 05 Nov 1983 Rotherham 2 - 2 Bristol R
1972/1973
English Div 3 (old) 10 Mar 1973 Bristol R 3 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 14 Oct 1972 Rotherham 1 - 1 Bristol R
1971/1972
English Div 3 (old) 29 Jan 1972 Rotherham 0 - 0 Bristol R
English Div 3 (old) 09 Nov 1971 Bristol R 1 - 2 Rotherham
1970/1971
English Div 3 (old) 27 Feb 1971 Bristol R 0 - 2 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 31 Oct 1970 Rotherham 1 - 1 Bristol R
1969/1970
English Div 3 (old) 07 Feb 1970 Rotherham 0 - 0 Bristol R
English Div 3 (old) 11 Oct 1969 Bristol R 3 - 0 Rotherham
1968/1969
English Div 3 (old) 03 Dec 1968 Bristol R 1 - 1 Rotherham
English Div 3 (old) 12 Oct 1968 Rotherham 3 - 2 Bristol R
1961/1962
English Div 2 (old) 22 Dec 1961 Bristol R 4 - 2 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 26 Aug 1961 Rotherham 4 - 0 Bristol R
1960/1961
English Div 2 (old) 12 Sep 1960 Bristol R 2 - 1 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 07 Sep 1960 Rotherham 4 - 0 Bristol R
1959/1960
English Div 2 (old) 12 Mar 1960 Bristol R 3 - 1 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 24 Oct 1959 Rotherham 3 - 0 Bristol R
1958/1959
English Div 2 (old) 14 Mar 1959 Bristol R 4 - 1 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 25 Oct 1958 Rotherham 3 - 3 Bristol R
1957/1958
English Div 2 (old) 12 Apr 1958 Rotherham 2 - 0 Bristol R
English Div 2 (old) 30 Nov 1957 Bristol R 1 - 3 Rotherham
1956/1957
English Div 2 (old) 09 Mar 1957 Bristol R 4 - 2 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 27 Oct 1956 Rotherham 0 - 0 Bristol R
1955/1956
English Div 2 (old) 31 Mar 1956 Bristol R 1 - 4 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 08 Oct 1955 Rotherham 1 - 0 Bristol R
1954/1955
English Div 2 (old) 05 Mar 1955 Bristol R 1 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 16 Oct 1954 Rotherham 6 - 2 Bristol R
1953/1954
English Div 2 (old) 27 Mar 1954 Bristol R 1 - 0 Rotherham
English Div 2 (old) 21 Nov 1953 Rotherham 1 - 1 Bristol R

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Thursday February 23 2012
Time: 9:59AM

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