Rotherham United entertain Oxford United this afternoon for the first time at Don Valley. It`s the first time the teams have met in League or Cup for over nine years and in the eighteen games the two have played against each other, the U`s have the upper hand, winning seven of them.
Ronnie Moore – We need to stop leaking goals and get out there and be a Rotherham United team of workaholics
Chris Wilder – Rotherham are a good side and it`s going to be a big ask for us but we are capable of going and getting a result. We have to make sure we start well and keep playing for ninety-five minutes.
Rotherham United Team News:
Danny Coid will probably go straight into the side after signing on a month`s emergency loan from Blackpool yesterday. He will be in for Johnny Mullins. Nick Fenton has declared himself fit and Ryan Taylor has a knee injury but it`s hopeful that he will be fit. Ronnie Moore could give Stephen Brogan another start
Player to watch: ADAM LE FONDRE
Didn`t play on Tuesday so will be hoping to get back to scoring ways
Oxford United Team News:
Chris Wilder has three new players in on loan, Ben Futcher from Bury, Paul Wotten from Southampton and Steve Maclean from Plymouth and it is thought that they will all play some part in the game. Sam Deering and Asa Hall are also pushing for a start but Jake Wright is out as he is serving a ban. James Constable is fit again after illness kept him out of the defeat by Burton in the FA Cup
Player to watch: TOMMY CRADDOCK
Quick and tricky striker who will be on the look out to increase ON his five goals this season
Darren Drysdale from Lincolnshire
The Millers travel to York City on WEDNESDAY, 17 November for the FA Cup first round replay