Rotherham United welcome Millwall to the New York Stadium for the next league game of the season.
The last time the pair met in Rotherham was in February 2015 when the visitors went ahead with a twentieth minute goal from Martyn Woolford. With the Millers camped in their opponents half for much of the game second half goals from Danny Ward and Kari Arnason gave the Millers all three points and saw unrest from the away fans as they chanted for Manager Ian Holloway’s head.
The time the pair met before that on Rotherham soil was at Millmoor in September 2006 when they were both in League One. Will Hoskins opened the scoring that day on the half-hour mark with Ian Sharps making it two-nil ten minutes later after heading in a Lee Williamson corner. Sharps turned from hero to villain in time added on when he fouled Danny Hayes in the area and the striker, on loan from Ipswich Town, picked himself up and put the spot kick past Neil Cutler in the Millers goal. The Millers held on until four minutes from time when Hayes got his and the Lions second and Alan Dunne got the visitors all three points on the full-time mark making it three-two to Millwall.
The Millers beat the Lions at Millmoor in December 2000. Dave Artell put the hosts in front four minutes into the second half but two goals from Steven Reid put Millwall two-one up just after the hour mark. But Alan Lee equalised on seventy minutes and three minutes from town got his second to give Rotherham a three-two win.
Teams That Day
Subs not used – Pettinger, Wilsterman, Monkhouse, Lemarchand
Subs not used – Gueret, Tuttle, Gikes, Kinet
Although the sides had met in the League Cup at Millmoor (which was a five-two Millers win) the first time they met in the League in Rotherham was the first game of the 1966/7 season. The Millers won the game three-one with the goals coming from John Galley, who scored two, and Colin Clish.
League Results – Millers v Lions
28.02.2015 Rotherham 2-1 Millwall
23.08.2014 Millwall 0-1 Rotherham
20.01.2007 Millwall 4-0 Rotherham
30.09.2006 Rotherham 2-3 Millwall
03.01.2005 Millwall 1-2 Rotherham
25.09.2004 Rotherham 1-1 Millwall
24.02.2004 Millwall 2-1 Rotherham
11.10.2003 Rotherham 0-0 Millwall
28.12.2002 Rotherham 1-3 Millwall
10.08.2002 Millwall 0-6 Rotherham
01.04.2002 Rotherham 0-0 Millwall
09.11.2001 Millwall 1-0 Rotherham
07.04.2001 Millwall 4-0 Rotherham
02.12.2000 Rotherham 3-2 Millwall
15.02.1997 Millwall 2-0 Rotherham
23.11.1996 Rotherham 0-0 Millwall
29.03.1985 Millwall 0-0 Rotherham
19.03.1985 Rotherham 0-0 Millwall
03.03.1984 Millwall 2-0 Rotherham
18.10.1983 Rotherham 1-0 Millwall
04.04.1981 Millwall 0-1 Rotherham
01.11.1980 Rotherham 3-0 Millwall
12.04.1980 Millwall 0-0 Rotherham
25.03.1980 Rotherham 2-1 Millwall
16.03.1976 Rotherham 1-2 Millwall
18.10.1975 Millwall 3-1 Rotherham
20.04.1968 Rotherham 2-0 Millwall
25.11.1967 Millwall 0-0 Rotherham
17.12.1966 Millwall 2-0 Rotherham
20.08.1966 Rotherham 3-1 Millwall