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Millers v Man City U21 Stats

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Rotherham United beat a Manchester City U21 side in the Papa John Trophy last night at the New York Stadium scoring five goals and keeping a clean sheet.

But, they didn’t have it all their own way as the stats will tell us.

The visitors actually had sixty-two per cent of possession although the Millers won fifty-five per cent of the aerial duels.

Both sides have seven corners apiece and our passing accuracy in our opponents half was fifty-nine per cent – City’s being eighty-five per cent. The Millers conceded nineteen fouls to the visitors twelve while the hosts got four yellow cards to City’s one.

Attack wise we had twenty-one shots at goal, seven on target (five in the net) with fourteen of those being inside the box to our opponents four on target from twenty shots.

Good to see some of the youngsters get a run out yesterday and also the likes of Sadlier, JJ, Odoffin and Miller. I know I always moan about this competition (I’ve always said it should be played pre-season instead of friendlies) but it does give chances to get ninety minutes into the lads.

Rotherham United
5 – 0
Manchester City U21

New York Stadium

Papa John Trophy

26/10/2021 7:00 pm

Attendance: 1908

Referee: S Barrott

Rotherham United Manchester City U21
Grigg (51) Sadlier ( (63,81,90) Hull (66)
Johansson Slicker
Bola Lewis
Wood (Warne 66) Wilson-Esbrand (Tarensi 87)
Hull Burns
Gratton Mbete
Miller Lavia
Durose (McGuckin)
 
Charles
 
Odoffin McAtee
Sadlier
 
Delap (O'Reilly)
Kayode
 
Bobb
Ladapo (Grigg 45) Hamilton (Kayky)

Substitutes

Vickers van Sas
Harding Katongo
McGuckin Oduroh
Warne
 
Tarensi
Greaves O'Reilly
Greenhouse Kayky
Grigg

Game Statistics

21 Goal attempts 20
7 On Target 4
7 Corners 7
19 Fouls 12
4 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
38 % 62

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