Weather: Good Stadium: AESSEAL New York Stadium Pitch: Good Round: 32
Referee: Stuart Attwell Home Manager: Paul Warne Away Manager: David Wagner
|Rotherham United||Huddersfield T.|
|0||Tirs au but||0|
|Tirs non cadrés||
|Rotherham United||Huddersfield T.|
|11 - Midfielder - Jon Taylor||Tareiq Holmes-Dennis - Defender - 12|
|22 - Midfielder - Joe Newell||Philip Billing - Midfielder - 8|
|9 - Forward - Danny Ward||Joe Lolley - Forward - 18|
|24 - Midfielder - Tom Adeyemi||Isaiah Brown - Forward - 37|
|4 - Defender - Will Vaulks||Aaron Mooy - Midfielder - 10|
|18 - Guard - Richard O'Donnell||Tom Smith - Defender - 2|
|15 - Defender - Semi Ajayi||Michael Hefele - Defender - 44|
|6 - Defender - Richard Wood||Danny Ward - Guard - 1|
|30 - Defender - Ben Purrington||Elias Kachunga - Forward - 9|
|2 - Defender - Stephen Kelly||Collin Quaner - Forward - 23|
|39 - Forward - Jerry Yates||Christopher Schindler - Defender - 26|
|7 - Midfielder - Anthony Forde||Martin Cranie - Defender - 14|
|27 - Midfielder - Alex Bray||Rajiv van La Parra - Midfielder - 17|
|33 - Midfielder - Richard Smallwood||Joel Coleman - Guard - 13|
|45 - Guard - Laurence Bilboe||Dean Whitehead - Midfielder - 4|
|3 - Defender - Joe Mattock||Jack Payne - Midfielder - 16|
|20 - Forward - Dexter Blackstock||Nahki Wells - Forward - 21|
|29 - Defender - Joel Ekstrand||Mark Hudson - Defender - 5|
SUBS | Bilboe, Mattock, Forde, Blackstock, Bray, Esktrand, Smallwood. #rufc
TEAM NEWS with @ViessmannUK: David Wagner makes five changes to the #htafc XI for tonight's @SkyBetChamp game at… https://t.co/TuaoJVUrZN
RT @OfficialRUFC: The @htafcdotcom team arriving for tonight's Sky Bet Championship clash #rufc https://t.co/dnEXNmvRBi
RT @OfficialRUFC: TEAM v @htafcdotcom | O'Donnell; Kelly, Ajayi, Wood, Purrington; Taylor, Vaulks, Adeyemi, Newell; Ward, Yates. #rufc
TEAM NEWS: @Lolleyj10, Collin Quaner, @Tareiq395, @BillingPhilip & Tommy Smith start for #htafc tonight; @442Dean & @M_Hudson5 subs (DTS)
RT @htafcdotcom: TEAM NEWS with @ViessmannUK: David Wagner makes five changes to the #htafc XI for tonight's @SkyBetChamp game at…
TEAM NEWS: Löwe is given a rest due to tight hamstrings tonight. No Hogg (groin), Scannell (ankle), Bunn or Palmer (hamstings) #htafc (DTS)
RT @MillerBear99: Come and show off your silky skills in Goal Zone! https://t.co/IcGaUjq2n8
READ: #htafc team news from @OfficialRUFC tonight, where @Lolleyj10 starts his first league game since August… https://t.co/I1scXI8lkQ
MATCH | Read the full Millers' team news here. #rufc https://t.co/UYrlZN3XcN
VIDEO | The lads out for the warm-up. #utm https://t.co/2fM6TBKvFb
The #htafc players are out on the pitch at the AESSEAL New York Stadium (AT) https://t.co/11yhGTxCwQ
Legend Stephen Brogan tells MillersPlayerHD he is ready for a return to the Millers if called upon https://t.co/4Yn1jcpsMa
WATCH: the #htafc players are put through their paces early on by John Iga (AT) https://t.co/YLdFTGSBo5
MATCH | The warm-ups have concluded here at AESSEAL New York Stadium where #rufc take on Huddersfield Town at 7:45pm in @SkyBetChamp
WATCH: in go the #htafc players applauding the travelling supporters (AT) https://t.co/cU8Z2zG1V3
Here come the teams! Follow live text updates of #htafc's @SkyBetChamp game at @OfficialRUFC right here all evening (DTS)
MATCH | Here come the teams! Richard Wood leads out the Millers as skipper in red and white, with Huddersfield in yellow and black. #rufc
RT @a_mcdermott: The things we do for love 💙#htafc https://t.co/GAzbxlfIEO
MATCH | We're all set. Tonight's Yorkshire derby between #rufc and Huddersfield Town is moments away from kick off.
1' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: we're under way in tonight's game! #htafc players with the away fans at their backs this half (DTS)
1| Brown takes the kick off for Huddersfield and we are underway. #rufc https://t.co/2Y1WnucVbf
2' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: good early tackle on the left touchline by Aaron Mooy in an energetic start to the game (DTS)
3| The ball falls for Brown in the box after a Purrington clearance but Kelly gets back well to clear at the cost of a corner. #rufc
3' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: @izzyjaybrown earns Town a corner after good work from Quaner; @Lolleyj10 whips in the corner which is cleared (AT)
4| Newell does well to pinch it back high up the pitch but is fouled by Hefele as he takes it past him. #rufc
5| What a chance for #rufc. Taylor's cross from the free kick is inch perfect, but neither Wood nor Adeyemi can turn it home unmarked.
4' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: Taylor whips in a free-kick which is met by Adeyemi but he can't connect to it cleanly and its wide (AT)
6' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: @Tareiq395's over hit cross fell to Smith who scuffs the ball back in the area but Rotherham clear once again (AT)
7' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: An early cross from Mooy is left by everyone and drifts just wide of the post (AT)
8| A dangerous cross from the Huddersfield left is allowed to run by Ajayi and the ball runs wide of the far post. #rufc
10| Newell gets across well to block an attempted Smith delivery at the back post before O'Donnell collects following a throw in. #rufc
8' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: First shot of the game for Town as @Lolleyj10 rifles a volley into the ground; it bounces easily to O'Donnell (AT)
11' #rufc 0-0 #htafc: Corner for Rotherham as Adeyemi's shot from 20 yards out hits the back of Schindler (AT)
11| Ward and Yates combine nicely in the final third for #rufc before Adeyemi has an effort deflected behind from 20 yards. #rufc
12' GOAL #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Taylor's corner is met by Wood before it's scrambled in by Ajayi (AT)
12| GOAL! The Millers take the lead as Ajayi prods home from close range for his first #rufc goal! 1-0. #rufc
12| It was a dangerous ball in from the corner which Wood met well, before Ajayi stabbed it home as it bounced down in the box. #rufc
12' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Rash challenge by @BillingPhilip on the half way line gives away a free-kick; Newell over it (AT)
12' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Newell's free-kick goes straight through the Town defence but @dan_ward52 gets to it just before Wood (AT)
13| Newell somehow finds a gap in the #htafc defence to thread a ball in from a free kick, but it just outruns Wood as he races at goal.
15| The Millers have the ball in the back of the net again, but this time the offside flag is up as Yates rifles it home from close range.
16' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Rotherham have the ball in the back of the net again; this time Yates after a flick down but Ajayi was offside (AT)
16' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Crosses from both @Tareiq395 and @ekachunga15 are cleared as Town look for a way back into the game (AT)
18| Adeyemi makes an important clearance in his own box, turning a low cross high into the stand behind the #rufc goal.
18' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: Great interception from Adeyemi to stop @ekachunga15's pass reaching @izzyjaybrown in the box. Corner (AT)
19' #rufc 1-0 #htafc: @Lolleyj10's corner is flicked clear before Smith stops the counter attack (AT)
19' GOAL #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @Lolleyj10 equalises! (AT) https://t.co/wf3Goftjik
19| GOAL - It's 1-1. Lolley curls an effort into the bottom corner from the edge of the box to restore parity at AESSEAL New York Stadium,
19' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: The ball fell to @Lolleyj10 on the edge of the area and he bent it into the bottom corner (AT)
20| #rufc are almost ahead again seconds later. Newell bursts away from a crowd of yellow shirts before Ward tips over his clipped effort.
20' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Immediate response by Rotherham as @dan_ward52 tips a long cross from Purrington over the bar (AT)
20' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Town clear the first corner before Newell's shot is blocked by @michaelhefele for another (AT)
22| The hosts threaten again. Taylor tees up Newell whose volley is on target until being blocked for a corner. #rufc
22| Another good Taylor delivery from the set piece is headed over by Wood. #rufc looking dangerous from dead ball situations.
22' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Wood loses @michaelhefele in the box; he flicks Taylor's corner just over the bar (AT)
27| This has been a high tempo, industrious performance from #rufc as we approach 30mins. No #htafc player given time on the ball.
28| Billing takes aim with a thunderous drive from 35 yards which goes over the crossbar. #rufc
26' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @BillingPhilip fizzes a shot over the bar from 30 yards out after some good work from @Lolleyj10 (AT)
30' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @izzyjaybrown stings the palms of O'Donnell from range after good link up play with @ekachunga15 (AT)
31| Brown hits a dipping effort from 20 yards out but it's down O'Donnell's throat and the #rufc keeper gathers it comfortably.
32| Huddersfield register another shot on target as Mooy stings O'Donnell's palms from distance. #rufc
32' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @izzyjaybrown's run is stopped by Wood, the ball fell to Mooy who hit a half volley straight at the 'keeper (AT)
PHOTO | @JimBrailsford captures the moment Semi Ajayi turned the opener home for his first goal for #rufc. https://t.co/r0Y3KUbrta
38| That's a superb run from Kachunga, who makes 50 yards of progress on the left before cutting it back to Brown who wins a corner. #rufc
37' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Superb run from @ekachunga15 as he takes the ball from the half way line into the box & earns a corner (AT)
39' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Successive corners for Town; the latter was cleared before @michaelhefele is flagged for offside (AT)
40| Kachunga comes onto his right foot and fires a low effort at the far post which O'Donnell beats away to safety. #rufc
40' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @BillingPhilip plays the ball to @ekachunga15, he cuts in a stings the palms of the 'keeper who pushes clear (AT)
41| Hefele gets a head to Mooy's dangerous cross from a set piece, but Adeyemi gets into position and wins #rufc a free kick in his own box.
41' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Mooy delivers a free-kick, its put back across the box by @michaelhefele but a free-kick is given against Quaner (AT)
43' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Great link up play again between @ekachunga15 & @izzyjaybrown; he tries to find Quaner but its just cut out (AT)
43| Superb tackle from Purrington. Brown looked to find Quaner after a good move down the left, but the #rufc full back was well-placed.
44| Great defending between Kelly and Ajayi ensures Holmes-Dennis can't make anything of a run into the box, as they shield it out of play.
45' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @Tareiq395 drives into the box but Kelly and Ajayi do well to stop his run and let the ball run out of play (AT)
45' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: One minute added time (AT)
45| There will be a minimum of one minute added at the end of the first half. #rufc
45' HALF-TIME #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @Lolleyj10 scored his first goal since 12 March 2016 to level the scores after Ajayi's early opener (AT)
HT| Millers 1 v 1 Huddersfield. #rufc took the lead through Ajayi before Lolley curled home an equaliser to make it… https://t.co/dM9FQM1Tv0
RT @theawayfans: Huddersfield at Rotherham tonight. #HTAFC 👏🏼 https://t.co/BtlUUDm5X9
STATS: here are the first-half numbers from @OfficialRUFC 1-1 #htafc, courtesy of the FREE Town Square app (DTS) https://t.co/ObmTKWUhAn
HT DRAWS | #Millers5050 1st: 240275 2nd: 239460 3rd: 241273 #rufc
46' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: The players are back out for the second half; no changes for either side at the break (AT)
45| The Millers restart the game where it is currently 1-1 between #rufc and #htafc.
46' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Rotherham start the second half; Town kicking towards the travelling supporters (AT)
ATT | Tonight's attendance at AESSEAL New York Stadium is 10,114 with 2,583 #htafc fans joining us from West Yorkshire. Thank you. #rufc
47| Lolley cuts inside from the right flank and bends a left-footed shot at goal which O'Donnell gathers. #rufc
47' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @Lolleyj10 bends another shot goalwards from the edge of the area but O'Donnell collects it at a second attempt (AT)
48| #rufc should perhaps be back ahead. Ward's cross from the left is dangerous, but Taylor can't head it home at the near post.
48| Brown swings a right-footed cross to the back post, where Kachunga heads it just over the crossbar. #rufc
48' CHANCE #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Superb cross from @izzyjaybrown finds @ekachunga15 at the back post but his header is over (AT)
49' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Today's gate is 10,114 - 2,583 Town supporters; thank you for your superb support (AT)
50| A promising Huddersfield break comes to an end as Ajayi heads Holmes-Dennis' cross behind for a corner. #rufc clear the set piece.
50' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @Tareiq395 earns Town a corner but @Lolleyj10's set piece is cleared easily by the first man (AT)
51' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Rotherham win a free kick near the right touchline as @Tareiq395 fouls Kelly (AT)
53' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Newell's free-kick is met by Wood in the box but its straight at @dan_ward52 (AT)
53| #rufc come very close again. Newell's cross from a free kick is absolutely superb but Wood can only head it into Ward's arms.
54| A really promising #rufc break comes to an end as Purrington has a shot saved. Ward and Newell had done well in the build-up.
54' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Quick break from the home side; two crosses are blocked before Purrington's shot is saved by @dan_ward52 (AT)
55| Adeyemi sprays a fantastic ball out to Kelly on the right. His first touch is good but Taylor takes it on before Ward collects his touch
57| Billing opts to go alone with options either side and his strike makes for an easy save for O'Donnell in the middle of his net. #rufc
57' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @BillingPhilip drives forwards, he has options but chooses to bend a right footed shot goalwards which was saved (AT)
57' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Vaulks' long throw is cleared by @michaelhefele but the referee gives a foul against Quaner on the edge of area (AT)
58| #rufc win a free kick as Purrington is felled by Quaner. Taylor and Ward over this one, 25 yards out, slightly left of centre.
58' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Taylor takes the free-kick but it's well over (AT)
58| Taylor takes it right-footed but curls it up and over the wall and into the stand behind the goal. #rufc
60| Excellent recovery challenge from Ajayi. Quaner springs the offside trap and delivers a cross which is turned behind at the near post.
59' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Superb ball from @Lolleyj10 to set Quaner free in the box, he tries to find @ekachunga15 and its out for a corner (AT)
60' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Corner was cleared, Town launched the ball back in the box but Schindler can't make enough contact with the cross (AT)
61| That's brilliant wing play from Newell. He bursts to the byline and cuts back a nice cross but there are no red shirts to meet it. #rufc
61' SUBS #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @vanlaparra17 & @nahkiwells replaces @Lolleyj10 & Collin Quaner (AT)
62| Huddersfield Town subs - Quaner and Lolley are replaced by Wells and Van La Parra for the visitors. #rufc
61' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Just before the subs, Newell did excellently to get near the byline and cross but no-one was on the end of it (AT)
62' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: The travelling supporters are getting right behind David Wagner's side now (AT)
64| Huddersfield miss a golden chance to take the lead. Smith hangs a cross into the 6 yard box, but Kachunga heads it wide at the near post
64' CHANCE #rufc 1-1 #htafc: What a chance. Smith whips a superb cross into the box but @ekachunga15 heads wide, he should score (AT)
65' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @vanlaparra17 receives the ball and turns before drawing a foul out of Adeyemi. Free-kick 25 yards out (AT)
65| The visitors have a free kick in a dangerous position. Van La Parra is caught by Ajayi as he breaks at goal. 30 yards out central.
67' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Mooy over the free-kick; he strikes it straight into the top of the wall (AT)
66| Mooy takes the free kick but the wall does it's job and #rufc can clear.
67' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: This time @izzyjaybrown drills wide from 25 yards out (AT)
67| MILLERS SUB - Yates gets a good hand for his contribution as Smallwood takes his place and #rufc shift formation.
67' SUB #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Smallwood replaces Yates as Rotherham change shape; looks like a 4-1-4-1 now (AT)
70' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: @BillingPhilip tries another effort from range which deflects off Vaulks for a corner (AT)
70| Billing comes within inches of a goal. His glancing header on Mooy's cross goes just wide of the far post. #rufc
70' #rufc 1-1 #htafc: Mooy's corner is met by @BillingPhilip is the box, who heads wide; @ekachunga15 was inches away from it as well (AT)
71' GOAL #rufc 2-1 #htafc: Tom Adeyemi scores from 25 yards to give Rotherham the lead (AT)
71| GOALLL!!! An absolute thunderbolt from Adeyemi from distance has #rufc back ahead!! 2-1. https://t.co/uZzeHvNpBb
71| A brilliantly sweet hit from Adeyemi 25 yards out. The ball just flashed beyond Ward in the #htafc goal who had absolutely no chance.
72' SUB #rufc 2-1 #htafc: Dexter Blackstock replaces Danny Ward (AT)
73| MILLERS SUB - Ward's name is chanted by the home fans as Blackstock takes his place. #rufc
74| A scramble in the box is hooked away by Smallwood. #htafc launch it back in and win a corner.
72' #rufc 2-1 #htafc: Smith's free-kick bounces around the area; @izzyjaybrown goes down but the referee waves away the appeals (AT)
74| The corner comes in and is headed goalwards by Hefele. Kachunga spins on it and shoots but O'Donnell collects. #rufc
74' #rufc 2-1 #htafc: Mooy's corner is met by @michaelhefele it falls to @ekachunga15 who turns but his blocked shot falls to O'Donnell (AT)
75| Van La Parra steadies himself to deliver a low cross but Ajayi is there once more to concede a corner. #rufc
75' GOAL #rufc 2-2 #htafc: @vanlaparra17 drives past Kelly and wins Town a corner. Mooy over it, and its head in by… https://t.co/JqGSbEie1G
75| GOAL - Huddersfield are level. Kachunga heads home from the corner. 2-2. #rufc
76' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Long free-kick into the box by Taylor is cleared by @michaelhefele before @izzyjaybrown is booked for a foul (AT)
79| YELLOW - For Brown for a cynical foul on Smallwood. #rufc have a free kick on the left. Taylor to take.
79' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Taylor with a free-kick; he whips it in, the ball bounces around the area before @BillingPhilip clears. Corner. (AT)
79| The ball is headed at goal by Ajayi before Newell fires one which is blocked. #rufc
80' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Taylor's corner is met by Vaulks and it flashes wide before Town clear (AT)
80| #rufc are denied by a superb save from Ward. It looked like Vaulks' header that was destined for the goal before he palmed it away.
80' SUB #rufc 2-2 #htafc: @Jackopayne1 replaces @izzyjaybrown (AT)
80| Huddersfield Town sub - Brown makes way for Payne. #rufc
81' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Town corner after Smith's cross is blocked (AT)
82' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Mooy's corner is head away but Town regains possession before Mooy is fouled near the right touchline (AT)
82| Purrington concedes a free kick in the left back position and Mooy will deliver a cross from the set piece. #rufc
83| Kelly gets a superb block on Payne's drive on the angle 20 yards from goal. #rufc
83' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Mooys whips the free-kick is punched clear; Town launch the ball back in before @Jackopayne1's shot is blocked (AT)
84| Mooy lines one up with no pressure on him and thumps an effort just over the bar from 25 yards out. #rufc
84' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Thunderous effort from Mooy is just over the bar from 25 yards out (AT)
85| Kelly does really well after a ball over the top from Smallwood and cuts infield before winning his side a free kick.
85' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Vaulks launches another long throw into the area but @dan_ward52 punches clear (AT)
85| The Sponsors Man of the Match is announced as Tom Adeyemi here at AESSEAL New York Stadium. His goal really was a stunner. #rufc
86| Adeyemi almost finds himself in on goal. The angle gets tighter though and he opts to cross, but it's cut out. #rufc
86' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Adeyemi darts into the box, he tries to find Blackstock but Schindler does well to cut it out (AT)
87' SUB #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Jon Taylor is replaced Joe Mattock (AT)
87| MILLERS SUB - Taylor has a good section of the #rufc fans on their feet for his contribution, as Mattock enters the fray.
88' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: @vanlaparra17 does brilliantly to win Town a corner (AT)
88| Mooy's corner is an inswinger that goes all the way across the face of goal and out for a goal kick. #rufc
88' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Mooy's corner clears everyone but curls just wide of the far post (AT)
90' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: @BillingPhilip launches a long throw into the box, Wood clears before @nahkiwells is flagged for offside (AT)
90| Wells looks to have a good chance but is well tackled by Blackstock. The offside flag was up anyway and it wouldn't have counted. #rufc
90' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Four minutes added on time (AT)
90| There will be four minutes of added time played. #rufc
90+| The ball sits up for Van La Parra on the edge of the area but he can't keep it down and it ends up in the stand with the away fans.
90' #rufc 2-2 #htafc: Great turn from @nahkiwells, his shot is blocked before @vanlaparra17 fires miles over the bar from 20 yards (AT)
90+| GOAL - Smith crashes home a volley at the back post to make it 3-2 to Huddersfield. #rufc
90' GOAL #rufc 2-3 #htafc: TOMMY SMITH SCORES! (AT) https://t.co/fZRX6qXhF5
90' GOAL #rufc 2-3 #htafc: Unbelievable. Tommy Smith scores a half volley from the edge of the area after @Jackopayne1's cross (AT)
90' #rufc 2-3 #htafc: Town break with @nahkiwells who earns a corner (AT)
90+| Ajayi makes a good block on Wells' shot in the box at the expense of a corner. #rufc
90' FULL-TIME #rufc 2-3 #htafc: Tommy Smith's last minute goal gives Town all three points after they came from behind twice (AT)
FT| Millers 2 v 3 Huddersfield. Goals from Ajayi and Adeyemi aren't enough for #rufc. Lolley, Kachunga and Smith win it for #htafc.
RT @FreddieCocker94: TOMMY SMITH!!!!! OH MY LORD THE SCENES. THIS IS A DREAM. This is an absolute dream. I'm fully emotional.
RT @terrierchick82: Ever so slightly scared the dog!!!! Get in town!!! Tommy Smith I love you! 😍😍
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RT @FionaNicolson: Take my heart, take my whole life too, cause I can't help falling in love with you 💙#htafc
RT @HTAFCSingh: Huddersfield are playing unbelievable. What a comeback! #htafc #valentine
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VIDEO: post-match scenes in Rotherham as Tommy Smith's late, late goal gives #htafc ANOTHER three points! (DTS) https://t.co/sKmoF1p2tY