Rotherham U. travel to take on Grimsby Town at Blundell Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Millers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The last time the two teams met at Grimsby Town was back in October 2002, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Rotherham U.||2 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Tue 09 Oct||Rotherham U.||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||ASSM|
|2002/2003||Tue 18 Mar||Rotherham U.||0 - 1||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Oct||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Rotherham U.||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Tue 29 Jan||Rotherham U.||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Fri 05 Oct||Grimsby Town||0 - 2||Rotherham U.||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Tue 27 Aug||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Rotherham U.||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Grimsby Town have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Rotherham is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While The Millers have hit 5 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Grimsby Town's 55 points from 41 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Rotherham see themselves just below half way in Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 52 points from their 42 games played so far, allowing for a ten point deduction for entering administration.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Mighty Mariners, as The Millers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Grimsby Town||4 games since last home draw.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Rotherham U.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.