A few facts and figures about previous games between the Millers and the Gulls
Rotherham United are at home on Saturday when Torquay make the long journey to the New York Stadium.
The Millers and the Gulls have met twenty-six times previously in the league with the Millers winning thirteen of those games to the Gulls’ seven.
The last time that Torquay were on Rotherham soil was at Millmoor on a cold November night back in 1999. A Trevor Berry goal on twenty-seven minutes was enough to give the Millers the win.
Teams that Day
Subs not used – Pettinger, Sedgwick, Martindale
Subs not used – Northmore, Aggrey, Donaldson
The last time Torquay beat Rotherham in Rotherham was in December 1997 when a Paul Gibbs penalty on fifty-nine minutes gave the visitors the win.
Last season Torquay beat the Millers at Don Valley. Lee Mansell scored the only goal of the game on twenty-six minutes although the Millers actually played a good game with Alex Revell hitting the post and Jason Taylor putting just over the bar. There was 2,538 people at Don Valley that evening and I’m sure there will be a few more than that at New York on Saturday.
League Results – Millers v Gulls
English League Two
13.03.2012 Rotherham United 0-1 Torquay
17.09.2011 Torquay 3-3 Rotherham United
01.03.2011 Torquay 1-1 Rotherham United
19.02.2010 Rotherham United 1-1 Torquay
21.11.2009 Torquay United 0-2 Rotherham United
English Division Three
11.03.2000 Torquay United 2-1 Rotherham United
02.11.1999 Rotherham United 1-0 Torquay United
24.04.1999 Torquay United 2-0 Rotherham United
10.11.1998 Rotherham United 2-2 Torquay United
13.04.1998 Torquay United 1-2 Rotherham United
13.12.1997 Rotherham United 0-1 Torquay United
English Division Four
04.03.1989 Rotherham United 1-0 Torquay United
22.10.1988 Torquay United 1-2 Rotherham United
18.03.1975 Rotherham United 3-1 Torquay United
17.08.1974 Torquay United 0-3 Rotherham United
06.04.1974 Torquay United 3-0 Rotherham United
13.11.1973 Rotherham United 1-0 Torquay United
English Division Three
18.12.1971 Torquay United 0-1 Rotherham United
04.09.1971 Rotherham United 2-2 Torquay United
15.01.1971 Torquay United 3-1 Rotherham United
20.10.1970 Rotherham United 3-1 Torquay United
23.03.1970 Rotherham United 2-1 Torquay United
22.11.1969 Torquay United 0-0 Rotherham United
19.04.1969 Torquay United 1-0 Rotherham United
14.09.1968 Rotherham United 1-0 Torquay United