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21 April 2014

Ten Rotherham United Facts


1: FOUNDED:1870

2: NICKNAME:The Millers 

3: HOME GROUND:New York Stadium 

4: CAPACITY:12,009

5: MANAGER:Steve Evans

6: ONE TO WATCH:Kieran Agard

7: MOST CAPPED PLAYER:Shaun Goater (18 caps for Bermuda)

8: RECORD ATTENDANCE (at current stadium):11,441 v Burton Albion (18 August 2012) League Two

9: RECORD GOALSCORER:Gladstone Guest, 130 league goals, between 1946–1956

10: *DID YOU KNOW?:Rotherham United defeated Arsenal 2-0 in an FA Cup third round second replay at Hillsborough in January 1960. The three ties attracted an aggregate attendance of more than 138,000 with the 57,598 gate for the Highbury game being the largest the Millers have layed in front of.

Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*

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