Date: 5th October 2018 at 4:02pm
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Rotherham United travel to St Andrew’s for their next league game to take on Birmingham City.

The first meeting on Birmingham soil between the two was in the Old Division Two league in November 1919. The game ended two-all with the Millers goals coming from Cawley and Glenno.

The Millers last visited St Andrew’s in October 2016. Michael Morrison opened the scoring for the hosts on fifteen minutes with Danny Ward equalising sixteen minutes later. Further goals from Lukas Jutkiewicz and Jacques Maghoma gave City a three-one lead going into the half-time break. Jon Taylor made it three-two eleven minutes into the second half but an eighty-fourth minute penalty from David Cotterill made it four-two to the hosts on the night.

The last time the Millers won at St Andrews was in The Championship in September 2015, which was their first away win of the season. Goals from Matt Derbyshire in the first half and Anthony Andreu in the second half gave Rotherham a two-nil victory. It was also Steve Evans and Paul Raynor’s last game in charge of the club with them leaving three days later.

The first time the Millers got a win on Birmingham soil was in Division Two in January 1954. The game was a three-two victory for the visitors with Ron Burke, Jack Grainger and John Wilson getting their goals and Purdon scoring both goals for City.

League Games – Rotherham United v Birmingham City
Championship
14.04.2017 Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
18.10.2016 Birmingham 4-2 Rotherham
13.02.2016 Rotherham 0-0 Birmingham
26.09.2015 Birmingham 0-2 Rotherham
03.04.2015 Birmingham 2-1 Rotherham
22.11.2014 Rotherham 0-1 Birmingham
League One
13.04.2002 Rotherham 2-2 Birmingham
04.11.2001 Birmingham 2-2 Rotherham
League Two
01.04.1995 Birmingham 2-1 Rotherham
13,09.1994 Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
Division Three (Old)
09.05.1991 Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
15.12.1990 Birmingham 2-1 Rotherham
17.03.1990 Birmingham 4-1 Rotherham
07.10.1989 Rotherham 5-1 Birmingham
Division Two (Old)
23.03.1968 Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
28.10.1967 Birmingham 4-1 Rotherham
04.02.1967 Rotherham 3-2 Birmingham
24.09.1966 Birmingham 2-3 Rotherham
07.05.1966 Birmingham 3-0 Rotherham
11.12.1965 Rotherham 3-4 Birmingham
01.01.1955 Rotherham 0-2 Birmingham
28.08.1954 Birmingham 3-1 Rotherham
02.01.1954 Birmingham 2-3 Rotherham
29.08.1954 Rotherham 1-0 Birmingham
20.12.1952 Birmingham 4-0 Rotherham
23.08.1952 Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
26.12.1951 Rotherham 1-2 Birmingham
25.12.1951 Birmingham 4-0 Rotherham
– As Rotherham County –
30.04.1921Rotherham 1-1 Birmingham
23.04.1921Birmingham 3-2 Rotherham
29.11.1919 Rotherham 3-0 Birmingham
22.11.1919 Birmingham 2-2 Rotherham

 

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