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RUFC - Head-to-Head v The Spireites

RUFC - Head-to-Head v The Spireites
Rotherham United make the short journey into Derbyshire and to the B2Net Stadium to take on Chesterfield who came down from League One last season.

This will be the fifty-fifth meeting between the two, with the Spireites way out in front on wins having thirty-eight to the Millers' sixteen.

The only time the two sides have met at the B2Net was a disastrous Friday evening for the Millers in March last year when they took a five-nil beating in front of the Sky camera's. Dean Holden, Craig Davies and Jack Lester put the home side three-up going into the break with Jack Lester getting his hat-trick by the eighty-third minute. It led Manager Ronnie Moore to come out with the 'If I'd had a gun I'd have shot them' and four days later he was 'relieved of his duties'.

The last time the Millers won on Chesterfield soil was in January 2010 at Saltergate when a Tom Pope goal in the final minute of the game gave the Millers all three points.

Teams that day
Chesterfield
Lee
Page
Goodall
Downes
Allott
Niven
Gray
Green
Artus
Conlon
Lester (Boden)

Subs not used - Crossley, Austin, Hall, Harsley, Clay, Gritton

Rotherham
Warrington
Sharps
Joseph
Gunning (Tonge)
Mills
Cummins
Law
Ellison (Marshall)
Roberts
Pope
Le Fondre

Subs not used - Annerson, Fenton, Harrison, R Taylor, Broughton

League Results between Millers and Spireites
English League Two
18.03.2011 Chesterfield 5-0 Rotherham United
25.09.2010 Rotherham United 1-0 Chesterfield
26.01.2010 Chesterfield 0-1 Rotherham United
05.09.2009 Rotherham United 3-1 Chesterfield 
21.03.2009 Rotherham United 3-0 Chesterfield 
06.09.2008 Chesterfield 1-0 Rotherham United 
15.03.2008 Rotherham United 2-1 Chesterfield 
05.12.2007 Chesterfield 0-2 Rotherham United 

English League One 
13.01.2007 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
09.09.2006 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
25.02.2006 Rotherham United 0-4 Chesterfield 
13.08.2005 Chesterfield 0-1 Rotherham United 

English Division Two 
18.02.1997 Chesterfield 1-1 Rotherham United 
10.09.1996 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
24.02.1996 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
16.09.1995 Chesterfield 3-0 Rotherham United 

English Division Four 
02.05.1992 Rotherham United 1-1 Chesterfield 
12.10.1991 Chesterfield 1-1 Rotherham United 

English Division Three 
27.02.1988 Rotherham United 1-1 Chesterfield 
03.10.1987 Chesterfield 3-2 Rotherham United 
07.02.1987 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
16.09.1986 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
28.12.1985 Rotherham United 1-2 Chesterfield 
27.08.1985 Chesterfield 2-0 Rotherham United 
04.11.1980 Rotherham United 0-0 Chesterfield 
07.10.1980 Chesterfield 2-0 Rotherham United 
09.02.1980 Chesterfield 3-0 Rotherham United 
22.09.1979 Rotherham United 2-0 Chesterfield 
28.04.1979 Chesterfield 1-0 Rotherham United 
09.12.1978 Rotherham United 1-0 Chesterfield 
27.03.1978 Chesterfield 0-0 Rotherham United 
26.12.1977 Rotherham United 1-2 Chesterfield 
09.04.1977 Chesterfield 1-0 Rotherham United 
28.12.1976 Rotherham United 1-0 Chesterfield 
27.03.1976 Chesterfield 1-0 Rotherham United 
06.12.1975 Rotherham United 2-0 Chesterfield 
03.03.1973 Rotherham United 1-0 Chesterfield 
07.10.1972 Chesterfield 3-2 Rotherham United 
12.04.1972 Chesterfield 0-1 Rotherham United 
08.04.1972 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
10.04.1971 Chesterfield 1-1 Rotherham United 
26.12.1970 Rotherham United 1-2 Chesterfield 

English Division Three (North) 
04.04.1936 Rotherham United 0-0 Chesterfield 
11.01.1936 Chesterfield 5-0 Rotherham United 
29.12.1934 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
25.08.1934 Rotherham United 2-2 Chesterfield 
17.03.1934 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
04.11.1933 Rotherham United 1-3 Chesterfield 
17.01.1931 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
13.09.1930 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
26.12.1929 Chesterfield 2-1 Rotherham United 
25.12.1929 Rotherham United 1-1 Chesterfield 
13.04.1929 Chesterfield 1-2 Rotherham United 
01.12.1928 Rotherham United 2-0 Chesterfield 
27.12.1927 Chesterfield 2-5 Rotherham United 
26.12.1927 Rotherham United 1-2 Chesterfield 
12.02.1927 Chesterfield 5-2 Rotherham United 
25.09.1926 Rotherham United 0-4 Chesterfield 
26.12.1925 Chesterfield 6-1 Rotherham United 
25.12.1925 Rotherham United 0-1 Chesterfield 
02.05.1925 Rotherham County 1-3 Chesterfield 
30.03.1925 Chesterfield 3-2 Rotherham County 
26.12.1923 Rotherham County 1-2 Chesterfield 
25.12.1923 Chesterfield 3-1 Rotherham County

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday August 24 2012
Time: 7:10PM

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