Match Stats

Trophy Stats – Millers v Vale


Rotherham United are through to the next round of the Papa John’s Trophy by beating Port Vale on penalties at the New York Stadium this evening.

But what do tonight’s stats tell us?

Although they might not say it, Vale put up a fight and I think both goalkeepers deserve praise for saves tonight.

The Millers had fifty-eight per cent of possession this evening though the duels were won by our visitors. Rotherham had six corners to Vale’s three and of our fourteen shots at goal in the ninety minutes four were on target and nine were inside the box. The Valiants had five shots on target from fifteen.

Our passing accuracy in our opponents half came out at sixty-two per cent while looking at the tackles Vale had twenty-one to the Millers’ fourteen and they conceded two more fouls than the hosts.

There were no cards in this game – and isn’t that good to hear.

Rotherham United
1 – 1
Port Vale

New York Stadium

Papa John's Trophy

30/11/2021 7:00 pm

Attendance: 1560

Referee: Peter Wright

Rotherham United Port Vale
Smith (56) Amoo (87)
Johansson Stone
Ihiekwe (Edmonds-Green 64) Johnson (Martin 60)
Harding Legge (Amos 74)
Mattock Smith
Sadlier Cass
Bola (Ferguson 45) D Jones (Benning 60)
Odoffin Garrity (Burgess 60)
Rathbone (Miller 64) Walker
Lindsay Conlon
Kayode (Ladapo 77) Rodney
Grigg (Smith 45) Politic (Amoo 60)


Chapman Covolan
Edmonds-Green Amos
Hull Benning
Ferguson E Jones
Ladapo Martin
Miller Amoo
Smith Burgess

Game Statistics

14 Goal attempts 15
4 On Target 5
6 Corners 3
8 Fouls 10
0 Yellow Cards 0
0 Red Cards 0
58 % 42

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