Date: 22nd December 2019 at 10:13am
Written by:
Rotherham United
2 – 2
Fleetwood Town

New York Stadium

League One

21/12/2019 3:00 pm

Attendance: 7883

Referee: Peter Wright

Rotherham United Fleetwood Town
Ladapo (62), Crooks (81) Evans (26, 63)
Iversen Crellin
Crooks Soutter
Olosunde Burns
Clarke (Ogbene 45)
Wiles (Hastie 77) Sowerby (Eastham 83)
Barlaser Dempsey
Vassell Coutts
Ladapo Evans (Morris 83)
Smith (Morris 82) Maddon



Game Statistics

11 Goal attempts 16
5 On Target 7
6 Corners 9
13 Fouls 11
3 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
54 % 46

Rotherham United and Fleetwood Town played out a two-all draw at the New York Stadium yesterday afternoon with the Millers having the better of the possession.

The visitors had three ore corners than the Millers – nine to six – but Rotherham won more aerial duels with the stats saying we won sixty-one per cent.

Out passing accuracy in the opponents box was fifty per cent and all over the pitch came to sixty-five per cent. The Millers had eleven shots at goal with four of those being on target to Fleetwood’s sixteen shots of which seven were on target.

Rotherham gave away thirteen fouls to the eleven of Fleetwood.

This was the first time the Millers had been involved in a game reffed by Peter Wright of Merseyside and, to be honest, it might be a good thing if we didn’t see him again for a while. I think it’s fair to say he wasn’t best liked from three sides of the ground.

As a footnote I just wonder what Lamy has to do to get on the pitch – with all this illness/injury in the camp surely, unless he’s also ill, he should have got some minutes yesterday?


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