Grimsby Town face a trip to Rotherham United at Don Valley Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Mighty Mariners will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 12 and win only 3 of the 22 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2007, the The Millers carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Grimsby Town||0 - 1||Rotherham U.||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Rotherham U.||2 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Tue 09 Oct||Rotherham U.||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||ASSM|
|2002/2003||Tue 18 Mar||Rotherham U.||0 - 1||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Oct||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Rotherham U.||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Tue 29 Jan||Rotherham U.||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Fri 05 Oct||Grimsby Town||0 - 2||Rotherham U.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Rotherham United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Millers in those games, with 4 conceded.
In complete contrast to Rotherham U., Grimsby Town are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Mighty Mariners have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Rotherham U. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with -2 points from 8 matches. Grimsby Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 3 points from 8 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Millers, as the Mighty Mariners have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Rotherham U.||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Grimsby Town||Not won in previous 10 away matches.|
No win in the 9 most recent games.