• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Sat 08 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vale Park
Port Vale

Port Vale

Dodds 4"

Pope 15"

Pope 20"

Pope 67"

Pope 77"

Vincent 27"

6 - 2
Rotherham United

Rotherham United

O'Connor 30"

Nardiello 53" (P)

Port Vale vs Rotherham United


Team Lineups

Port Vale

1 Neal
24 Duffy
5 McCombe
14 McDonald
7 Loft
9 Myrie-Williams
18 Morsy
15 Shuker
10 Vincent27"
8 Dodds4"
11 Pope15"20"67"77"
Substitutes
12 Johnson
2 Yates
3 Taylor
6 Owen
19 Williamson
22 Lloyd
23 Burge

Rotherham United

1 Shearer
18 Hunt
5 Sharps
6 Mullins
3 Wilson
19 Noble
15 Pringle
10 O'Connor30"
11 Evans
16 Odejayi
17 Nardiello53"
Substitutes
21 Warrington
2 Tonge
7 Ainsworth
8 Taylor
9 Revell
20 Morgan
22 Agard

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Port Vale

W D W D D D D D

Rotherham United

L L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Rotherham
0-1
Port Vale 21-Jan-2012
Port Vale
2-0
Rotherham 01-Oct-2011
Port Vale
1-0
Rotherham 01-Feb-2011
Rotherham
5-0
Port Vale 01-Jan-2011
Rotherham
1-2
Port Vale 03-Apr-2010
Port Vale
1-2
Rotherham 14-Nov-2009


Live Text Commentary
87:39
Substitution
 

Ben Williamson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ashley Vincent.

87:15
 

Michael O'Connor takes a shot. Chris Neal makes a save.

82:51
Yellow card
 

Craig Morgan is penalised for a handball. Craig Morgan receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by John McCombe.

81:01
Substitution
 

Jennison Myrie-Williams goes off and Robert Taylor comes on.

79:20
Substitution
 

Gareth Owen joins the action as a substitute, replacing Clayton McDonald.

77:43
Goal
 

Tom Pope grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Port Vale 6-2 Rotherham.

77:19
 

Daniel Nardiello concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Neal. Chris Neal takes the free kick.

75:37
Substitution
 

The official flags Daniel Nardiello offside. Gareth Evans leaves the field to be replaced by Lionel Ainsworth. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Neal.

74:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Johnny Mullins on Jennison Myrie-Williams. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Chris Shuker, save by Scott Shearer.

69:53
 

Clayton McDonald challenges Kayode Odejayi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Michael O'Connor from right channel, clearance by John McCombe.

67:13
Goal
 

Goal scored by Tom Pope from close range low into the middle of the goal. Port Vale 5-2 Rotherham.

66:14
 

Unfair challenge on Jennison Myrie-Williams by Gareth Evans results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Chris Shuker, Johnny Mullins makes a clearance.

65:27
 

Chris Shuker takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Gareth Evans manages to make a clearance.

62:49
 

Ben Pringle takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Doug Loft makes a clearance.

61:53
Yellow card
 

Michael O'Connor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jennison Myrie-Williams. Michael O'Connor shown a yellow card. Doug Loft takes the direct free kick.

61:21
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ben Pringle from the right by-line, save by Chris Neal.

60:42
 

Doug Loft is penalised for a handball. Free kick crossed by Ben Pringle, Doug Loft gets a block in.

58:40
 

Gareth Evans produces a cross, Daniel Nardiello takes a shot. Chris Neal makes a save.

56:13
 

The referee gives a free kick against Johnny Mullins for handball. Chris Neal restarts play with the free kick.

55:09
 

Ian Sharps challenges Tom Pope unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Doug Loft.

52:43
Goal
 

John McCombe is penalised for a handball. Penalty taken right-footed by Daniel Nardiello and scored. Port Vale 4-2 Rotherham.

50:46
 

John McCombe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Nardiello. Strike on goal comes in from Daniel Nardiello from the free kick.

47:35 +2.35
 

David Noble gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sam Morsy. Chris Neal takes the free kick.

47:31
 

Dale Tonge gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jennison Myrie-Williams. Free kick crossed right-footed by Sam Morsy, clearance by Ian Sharps.

47:09
 

Effort on goal by Michael O'Connor from 20 yards. Chris Neal makes a save.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nicky Hunt leaves the field to be replaced by Craig Morgan.

44:36
 

Foul by John McCombe on Kayode Odejayi, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ben Pringle.

42:43
 

Foul by Michael O'Connor on Doug Loft, free kick awarded. Chris Neal restarts play with the free kick.

40:15
 

Nicky Hunt challenges Ashley Vincent unfairly and gives away a free kick. Doug Loft takes the free kick.

36:05
 

Nicky Hunt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Vincent. Doug Loft takes the free kick.

34:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Clayton McDonald by Kayode Odejayi. Sam Morsy takes the free kick.

33:32
 

The ball is swung over by Nicky Hunt, Header from deep inside the area by Daniel Nardiello goes over the bar.

31:28
Substitution
 

Laurence Wilson goes off and Dale Tonge comes on.

30:55
Goal
 

Michael O'Connor finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Port Vale 4-1 Rotherham.Assist by Ben Pringle.

27:20
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Ashley Vincent from just outside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Port Vale 4-0 Rotherham.Assist by Tom Pope.

26:39
 

Outswinging corner taken by David Noble, clearance by John McCombe.

24:51
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Vincent by Nicky Hunt results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ashley Vincent.

22:44
 

Ben Pringle takes a shot. Save by Chris Neal.

20:54
Goal
 

Tom Pope finds the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Port Vale 3-0 Rotherham.Sam Morsy provided the assist for the goal.

19:50
 

Shot by Ashley Vincent. Save by Scott Shearer.

18:03
 

Foul by Ian Sharps on Tom Pope, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Sam Morsy.

17:12
 

Chris Shuker takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Laurence Wilson.

15:27
Goal
 

Tom Pope finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Port Vale 2-0 Rotherham.Assist by Richard Duffy.

14:26
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ben Pringle, Louis Dodds manages to make a clearance.

9:57
 

Michael O'Connor produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

8:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Pringle by Richard Duffy. Richard Duffy receives a caution. Ben Pringle has an effort direct from the free kick.

6:52
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Neal.

4:58
Goal
 

Goal scored by Louis Dodds from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Port Vale 1-0 Rotherham.The assist for the goal came from Chris Shuker.

3:20
Yellow card
 

Nicky Hunt challenges Doug Loft unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nicky Hunt receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Chris Shuker from left wing, Ian Sharps manages to make a clearance.

2:03
 

Sam Morsy fouled by Michael O'Connor, the ref awards a free kick. John McCombe takes the direct free kick.

1:09
 

Tom Pope is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Scott Shearer.

:20
 

Michael O'Connor has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide right of the target.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 AFC Wimbledon 0 0 0
2 Accrington Stanley 0 0 0
3 Barnet 0 0 0
4 Bristol Rovers 0 0 0
5 Cambridge Utd 0 0 0
6 Carlisle 0 0 0
7 Crawley Town 0 0 0
8 Dag & Red 0 0 0
9 Exeter 0 0 0
10 Hartlepool 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet League Two Table