Football

Millers march on: Match Review

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Rotherham extended their unbeaten start in League Two with a slender 1-0 victory over Hereford.

A strike on the stroke of half-time from Paul Warne clinched the Millers' victory to record their third win in their opening four games.

Several chances fell Hereford's way in the early stages without any response from Rotherham.

Hereford skipper Janos Kovacs stooped low to meet a free-kick from James McQuilkin but goalkeeper Andy Warrington saved his on-target header on the line.

Midfielder McQuilkin also drove a 35-yard shot wide of the Rotherham goal as Hereford piled on the pressure.

Veteran goalkeeper Warrington then clawed away header from Sean Canham under the crossbar.

Rotherham responded with Kevin Ellison drilling a 30-yard free-kick into the arms of Hereford keeper Adam Bartlett.

The Millers, however, went in front against the run of play in the 45th minute when Warne headed past Bartlett from close range after Adam Le Fondre's cross.

Straight after the interval Warrington was in action again when he made a fine stop to deny Canham as Hereford took up the running again.

Striker Stuart Fleetwood however, should have equalised in the 68th minute but the former Charlton striker shot wide from eight yards.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Paul Warne
Andy Warrington
Football
James Mcquilkin
Janos Kovacs
Adam Le Fondre
Stuart Fleetwood
League Two
Adam Bartlett
Sean Canham
Kevin Ellison

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again