Rotherham United make the hop-skip-and-a-jump journey to Bramall Lane to take on Sheffield United on Saturday.
The last time the teams met at Bramall Lane was in League One in April 2014. With the Blades getting ready to play in the semi-final of the FA Cup it was a young side put out by then Manager Nigel Clough. With it looking like the Millers would earn a point making it seventeen games without defeat Craig Morgan was adjudged to have pushed over Harry Maguire in the penalty area and Ben Davies scored the resulting spot-kick.
February 2005 saw the pair meet at Bramall Lane in the Championship when the only goal of the game was scored by Paul Shaw for the home side six minutes into the second half.
Teams That Day
Subs not used – Geary, Montgomery
Subs not used – Montgomery, Garner, Mullin, Warne
The last time the Millers won at Bramall Lane was in September 1980 in the Old Division Three. The game ended two-one to Rotherham with Richard Finney and Mark Rhodes scoring the Millers goals.
The first meeting between the sides at Bramall Lane was in October 1951 when both were in the Old Division Two. The game was a one-nil win for the home side in front of 52,199 fans.
The game at the New York Stadium earlier this season was a two-all draw. Mark Duffy put the visitors in front on eight minutes with Jon Taylor equalising on sixty-six minutes. With five minutes to go Chris Basham gave the Blades back the lead but a late goal from Jamie Proctor ensured the Millers got a point from the game.
League Results – Millers v Blades
24.11.2018 Rotherham United 2-2 Sheffield United
08.04.2014 Sheffield United 1-0 Rotherham United
07.09.2013 Rotherham United 3-1 Sheffield United
26.02.2005 Sheffield United 1-0 Rotherham United
11.12.2004 Rotherham United 2-2 Sheffield United
16.03.2004 Rotherham United 1-1 Sheffield United
16.09.2003 Sheffield United 5-0 Rotherham United
28.02.2003 Rotherham United 1-2 Sheffield United
14.09.2002 Sheffield United 1-0 Rotherham United
22.12.2001 Sheffield United 2-2 Rotherham United
23.08.2001 Rotherham United 1-1 Sheffield United
Division Three (Old)
21.04.1984 Rotherham United 0-1 Sheffield United
26.12.1983 Sheffield United 3-0 Rotherham United
21.02.1981 Rotherham United 2-1 Sheffield United
27.09.1980 Sheffield United 1-2 Rotherham United
15.03.1980 Sheffield United 1-0 Rotherham United
06.10.1979 Rotherham United 1-2 Sheffield United
Division Two (Old)
08.04.1961 Rotherham United 1-2 Sheffield United
19.11.1960 Sheffield United 3-1 Rotherham United
02.03.1960 Rotherham United 0-0 Sheffield United
03.10.1959 Sheffield United 2-3 Rotherham United
15.04.1959 Rotherham United 2-2 Sheffield United
27.09.1958 Sheffield United 2-0 Rotherham United
01.03.1958 Rotherham United 1-6 Sheffield United
19.10.1957 Sheffield United 2-0 Rotherham United
15.12.1956 Sheffield United 2-7 Rotherham United
18.08.1956 Rotherham United 0-4 Sheffield United
01.01.1953 Sheffield United 1-4 Rotherham United
13.12.1952 Rotherham United 0-2 Sheffield United
01.03.1952 Rotherham United 3-1 Sheffield United
13.10.1951 Sheffield United 1-0 Rotherham United