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RUFC - Head-to-Head v Fulham

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Fulham
Rotherham United take on Fulham at home this weekend which will be the Cottagers third visit to the New York Stadium.

The game in August 2015 at the New York Stadium was a win for the visitors. Former Millers favourite Ben Pringle opened the scoring for the Cottagers on seven minutes with a Ross McCormack penalty nine minutes later made it two-nil. A second half goal from Jonson Clarke-Harris halved the deficit but Cauley Woodrow made it three-nil to Fulham in the final minute of the game.

This fixture between the teams the season earlier was in October 2014 when the game saw six goals. Alex Revell gave the Millers the lead on twenty-eight minutes but the Cottagers were level a few minutes later when George Williams was tripped in the area by Lee Frecklington and Ross McCormack put the spot-kick into the net. Jonson Clarke-Harris put the Millers back in front ten minutes into the second half but Cauley Woodrow equalised three minutes later. Four minutes from time a good run from Paul Taylor found Paul Green who in turn found Ben Pringle and the midfielder's shot towards goal hit Fulham defender Nikolay Bodurov and the ball flew past his own 'keeper and into the net giving the hosts the lead for the third time. But the Millers fans were soon brought back down to earth when a McCormack corner found the head of Dan Burn in the last minute of the game who put the ball beyond everyone making it three-three.

The last time Rotherham beat Fulham at Millmoor was in the Old Division Three in March 1991. The game ended three-one with Peter Duffield, Shaun Goater and Shaun Goodwin scoring for the hosts in front of three thousand one hundred and eighty-eight people.

The first game at Millmoor between the sides was just after Christmas 1919 when an own goal helped the Millers get a one-one draw with the Cottagers.

The game at Craven Cottage in December saw Joe Newell put the Millers ahead on the nineteenth minute but goals from Stefan Johansen thirteen minutes later followed by another from Floyd Ayite in the second half gave the hosts all three points.


League Games - Millers v Cottagers
Championship
13.12.2016 Fulham 2-1 Rotherham
29.12.2015 Fulham 4-1 Rotherham
29.08.2015 Rotherham 1-3 Fulham
15.04.2015 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
21.10.2014 Rotherham 3-3 Fulham


League Two
30.04.1994 Fulham 1-0 Rotherham
20.11.1993 Rotherham 1-2 Fulham
06.04.1993 Rotherham 1-1 Fulham
12.12.1992 Fulham 0-1 Rotherham


(Old) Division Three
23.03.1991 Rotherham 3-1 Fulham
06.10.1990 Fulham 2-0 Rotherham
20.03.1990 Rotherham 2-1 Fulham
14.10.1989 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
04.04.1988 Fulham 3-1 Rotherham
21.11.1987 Rotherham 0-2 Fulham
17.02.1987 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
23.08.1986 Rotherham 0-0 Fulham


(Old) Division Two
15.01.1983 Rotherham 0-1 Fulham
28.081982 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham


(Old) Division Three
15.11.1980 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
16.08.1980 Rotherham 2-2 Fulham
13.03.1971 Fulham 1-0 Rotherham
14.11.1970 Rotherham 1-1 Fulham
28.02.1970 Fulham 3-2 Rotherham
18.10.1969 Rotherham 0-0 Fulham


(Old) Division Two
25.04.1959 Fulham 4-0 Rotherham
06.12.1958 Rotherham 4-0 Fulham
01.05.1958 Fulham 3-1 Rotherham
09.11.1957 Rotherham 3-1 Fulham
02.02.1957 Rotherham 4-3 Fulham
22.09.1956 Fulham 3-1 Rotherham
11.02.1956 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
01.10.1955 Rotherham 2-3 Fulham
19.03.1955 Fulham 1-1 Rotherham
30.10.1954 Rotherham 2-3 Fulham
16.09.1953 Fulham 2-4 Rotherham
07.09.1953 Rotherham 3-2 Fulham
18.02.1953 Fulham 4-1 Rotherham
27.09.1952 Rotherham 1-0 Fulham
24.02.1923 Fulham 1-2 Rotherham
17.02.1923 Rotherham 1-3 Fulham
29.10.1921 Rotherham 1-0 Fulham
22.10.1921 Fulham 4-0 Rotherham
02.04.1921 Rotherham 2-0 Fulham
26.03.1921 Fulham 1-0 Rotherham
27.12.1919 Rotherham 1-1 Fulham
29.09.1919 Fulham 3-0 Rotherham



Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Thursday March 30 2017
Time: 8:57AM

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