Head2Head & Team News - Bradford City

Last updated : 31 August 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Rotherham United v Bradford City fixture

The Millers prepare to entertain Bradford City on Saturday afternoon, as the New York Stadium hosts it's first competitive Yorkshire league derby.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was in January at Don Valley, with Rotherham running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

2011/2012 Mon 02 Jan Rotherham U. 3-0 Bradford City League Two
2011/2012 Sat 19 Nov Bradford City 2 - 3 Rotherham U. League Two
2010/2011 Tue 08 Mar Bradford City 2 - 1 Rotherham U. League Two
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

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Recent respective form guides

The visitors head into the clash on the back of three successive wins in league and cup, after knocking out Watford in midweek and putting 5 past Wimbledon last Saturday.

The Millers are looking to continue their winning record at home by building on an opening day 3-0 win over Burton, having picked up just a point from two tricky away games in the past 10 days.

Current overall team form

Rotherham United 6 1 4 1 9 7 7
Bradford City 6 4 1 1 10 5 13

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Team News (as of 2pm transfer deadline day)

Johnny Mullins is expected to return for the Millers after coming through a reserve game against Bury, meaning Kari Arnason will move into a midfield role.

Alex Revell and Danny Nardiello are pushing for starts after sharing 7 goals between them in that midweek reserve fixture.

Nahki Wells and Andrew Davies are both pre-match doubts for Bradford after the pair missed Tuesday's Capital One Cup win with knocks.

Sequence statistics

Rotherham United Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Bradford City 19 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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