Date: 19th February 2021 at 8:55am
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Rotherham United make their second long journey of the week when they travel to Carrow Road for their next away fixture where they will take on Norwich City.

The last time the Millers were at Carrow Road was in December 2018 when Richie Towell gave the visitors the lead on eleven minutes. Unfortunately for Rotherham second half goals from Tod Cantwell, Max Aarons and Teemu Pukki gave Norwich all three points and back into top place in the Championship.

October 2015 saw Wes Hoolahan put the hosts in front on seventeen minutes with Cameron Jerome doubling the lead twenty minutes into the second half. Dexter Blackstock brought Rotherham back into the game with a goal on the seventy-fourth minute but a minute from time Steven Naismith made it three-one to Norwich.

The time before that at Carrow Road was in October 2014 when the game ended one-one. A Paul Green penalty, after goalkeeper John Ruddy sent Matt Derbyshire sprawling in the box, gave the Millers the lead on the stroke of half-time. Cameron Jerome scored the equaliser on seventy-seven minutes.

The last time the Millers won at Carrow Road was in April 1966 when both teams were in the Old Division Two. Frank Casper scored both goals for the visitors.

The teams first met at Carrow Road on Bonfire Night in 1960 when a goal for the Millers for Brian Sawyer couldn’t stop the Canaries winning three-one.

The game at the New York Stadium earlier this season was a two-one win for the visitors. A three minute goal from Freddie Ladapo was cancelled out by an own goal from Michael Ihiekwe and a Jordan Hughill penalty in the second half with the Millers going down to ten men when Angus MacDonald saw red with twenty minutes to go.

League Games – Millers v Canaries
Championship
17.10.2020 Rotherham 1-2 Norwich
16.03.2019 Rotherham 1-2 Norwich
01.12.2018 Norwich 3-1 Rotherham
14.01.2016 Rotherham 2-1 Norwich
15.10.2016 Norwich 3-1 Rotherham
25.04.2015 Rotherham 1-1 Norwich
04.10.2014 Norwich 1-1 Rotherham

League One
17.01.2004 Rotherham 4-4 Norwich
16.08.2003 Norwich 2-0 Rotherham
11.01.2003 Norwich 1-1 Rotherham
13.08.2002 Rotherham 1-1 Norwich
05.03.2002 Norwich 0-0 Rotherham
15.09.2001 Rotherham1-1 Norwich

Division Two (Old)

16.01.1982 Norwich 2-0 Rotherham

29.08.1981 Rotherham 4-1 Norwich
10.02.1968 Norwich 2-2 Rotherham
30.09.1967 Rotherham 1-3 Norwich
11.02.1967 Norwich 1-0 Rotherham
01.10.1966 Rotherham 2-1 Norwich
12.04.1966 Rotherham 2-1 Norwich
11.04.1966 Norwich 1-2 Rotherham
19.12.1964 Norwich 3-0 Rotherham
29.08.1964 Rotherham 4-0 Norwich
01.02.1964 Rotherham 4-0 Norwich
21.09.1963 Norwich 2-2 Rotherham
23.02.1963 Norwich 4-2 Rotherham
05.10.1962 Rotherham 0-3 Norwich
20.01.1962 Norwich 0-1 Rotherham
09.09.1961 Rotherham 3-1 Norwich
25.03.1961 Rotherham 0-2 Norwich
05.11.1960 Norwich 3-1 Rotherham


 
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2 Replies to “Head-to-Head – Millers v Canaries”

  • I’m sure I went up to Rotherham in the late 70’s / 80’s for the first game of the season. Keith Bertschin scored to put us one up, then we had a goal disallowed, and then we lost 4 – 1 ?

    • You know what, Timothy Mark Sell, you are absolutely right! I don’t actually know the details but there was a four-one Millers win in 1981 in the old Division Two – the game at Norwich that season was a two-nil win for the home side. I shall amend my details. Thank you!

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