History of the Bradford City v Rotherham United fixture
Rotherham United face a trip to Bradford City at Valley Parade on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 32 games played, The Millers have recorded 11 wins, and Bradford City have come away with 16 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 4-2 winners in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Sep||Rotherham U.||0 - 0||Bradford City||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Mar||Rotherham U.||1 - 2||Bradford City||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Bradford City||2-4||Rotherham U.||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Bradford City||3 - 0||Rotherham U.||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Rotherham U.||0 - 2||Bradford City||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Mar||Rotherham U.||1 - 1||Bradford City||League Two|
|2007/2008||Tue 26 Feb||Bradford City||3 - 2||Rotherham U.||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Bradford City have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Bantams' have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded 8.
The away form of Rotherham United is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While The Millers have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Current overall team form
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Midfielder Jon Worthington is doubtful for the home side after sustaining a gashed forehead in Saturday's defeat at Gillingham where he required eight stitches.
Tom Adeyemi, on loan from Norwich, David Syers and Lee Bullock are all pushing for recalls to the starting line-up.
Central defender Shane Duff (calf) and club captain Simon Ramsden (thigh) both remain sidelined.
The Millers will do without full back Tom Newey who starts a suspension and will be replaced by Callum Kennedy, but boss Ronnie Moore could welcome back son Ian Thomas-Moore into the starting line up.
Loanees Omar Daley and Kevin Ellison both sit this one out against their parent clubs, as part of the deal that took them to Don Valley and Valley Parade respectively.
MillersMAD's prediction ...
We can see the Millers battling to a victory in a closely fought contest. Away win
|Bradford City||8 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Rotherham United||Drawn each of the last 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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