FootyMAD Rotherham United match preview

Last updated : 08 August 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Rotherham United v Cardiff City fixture

Cardiff travel to take on Rotherham United at Millmoor Ground on Saturday evening, with the intention of improving a poor record there. The have ended up losing on 16 of the 19 occassions the two teams have clashed.

The last time the two teams met at Rotherham was just over four years ago, in March 1999, the Merry Millers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
1998/1999Tue 16 MarRotherham1 - 0CardiffLD3
1998/1999Sat 29 AugCardiff0 - 1RotherhamLD3
1997/1998Tue 24 FebCardiff2 - 2RotherhamLD3
1997/1998Sat 18 OctRotherham1 - 1CardiffLD3
1994/1995Sat 08 AprCardiff1 - 1RotherhamLD2
1994/1995Sat 31 DecRotherham2 - 0CardiffLD2
1993/1994Tue 29 MarCardiff1 - 0RotherhamLD2

Recent respective form guides

Rotherham United have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.

Cardiff have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Bluebirds, and 5 goals against.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Cardiff only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Millmoor Ground will be a good result. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Cardiff Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
6 games since last defeat.