Rotherham United vs Blackburn Rovers – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Championship
Rotherham
Full Time
4:0
Blackburn
Highlights and Stats


Rotherham United and Blackburn Rovers will come up against one another in a battle that will go down at AESSEAL New York Stadium. Both sides are set to meet on Saturday for an encounter of the 27th round of the Championship. The hosts of the game are 21st in the standings, having earned a total of 27 points so far. In the meantime, their next opponents occupy the 3rd spot in the table with 42 points, which means there is a 15 point gap separating the two contenders.

Rotherham United vs Blackburn Rovers Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/10/08Last 13 Games
Rotherham
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
Blackburn
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The outcome of the most recent encounter was a win for Blackburn Rovers who played at home, with the final score being 3:0. The match went down on the 8th of October 2022. Blackburn Rovers have not tasted defeat in three games against Rotherham United recording a total of 2 wins and 1 draw in the process. In the last 10 direct clashes, being the host turned out to be very beneficial. The home squad registered 5 victories and did not suffer any losses in 9 out of 10. As many as four of the previous five meetings saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and three finished with over 2.5 goals. In the meantime Rotherham United have not managed to keep a single clean sheet, while Blackburn Rovers have not conceded in one. The antecedent five encounters ended with an average of 3.00 goals.

Rotherham United vs Blackburn Rovers Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 13 games

RotherhamBlackburn
  • Goals

    1.00
    1.62
  • Fouls

    8.60
    7.70
  • Corners

    3.60
    7.10
  • Offsides

    1.80
    2.30
  • Cards

    2.20
    0.70
  • Posession

    42%
    58%

Rotherham United Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Whome

Rotherham United registered a heavy 4:1 away loss in a FA Cup match against Ipswich Town that went down on January 7th. Currently, the outfit is on a streak of three consecutive defeats, with no victory achieved across the last seven games. It appears location has little to no impact on how Rotherham United’s previous 10 encounters unfolded. These ended in 5 home victories and 3 triumphs for the visiting sides. The outfit finished in a draw in only 2 of the preceding 10 meetings. Four of the last five clasehs produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. Rotherham United did concede in every case in the course of that period. At the same time they failed to score a goal in three. The statistics show that the team’s most recent 5 outings averaged 3.40 goals.
  • Goals
    1.00
  • Fouls
    10.60
  • Corners
    3.10
  • Offsides
    1.80
  • Cards
    2.10
  • Posession
    42%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2023/01/07Ipswich TownRotherham United41 L
Championship2023/01/01MillwallRotherham United30 L
Championship2022/12/29Huddersfield TownRotherham United20 L
Championship2022/12/26Rotherham UnitedStoke City22 D
Championship2022/12/17West Bromwich AlbionRotherham United30 L
Championship2022/12/10Rotherham UnitedBristol City13 L
Championship2022/11/12Luton TownRotherham United11 D
Championship2022/11/05Rotherham UnitedNorwich City12 L
Championship2022/10/22Rotherham UnitedHull City24 L
Championship2022/10/15Rotherham UnitedHuddersfield Town21 W

Blackburn Rovers Form

  • ?
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome

Blackburn Rovers’s last match was against Norwich City on Sunday and it finished in a slender 0:1 win away from home. Presently the club is enjoying a streak of two victories in succession. Playing at your own stadium had no significant role in the latest ten clashes for Blackburn Rovers, as the squads involved enjoyed 4 home triumphs and 5 away wins. The result was a draw in just one of the outfit’s most recent 10 meetings. When we take a look at the last five encounters, we see that three ended with more than 2.5 goals, with three having the two involved sides scoring. Blackburn Rovers managed to keep two clean sheets and scored at least one goal in all matches. During their last five games, the teams involved netted 13 goals in total.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    9.90
  • Corners
    3.10
  • Offsides
    1.80
  • Cards
    2.10
  • Posession
    50%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2023/01/08Norwich CityBlackburn Rovers01 W
Championship2023/01/01Blackburn RoversCardiff City10 W
Championship2022/12/29Blackburn RoversMiddlesbrough12 L
Championship2022/12/26SunderlandBlackburn Rovers21 L
Carling Cup2022/12/21Blackburn RoversNottingham Forest14 L
Championship2022/12/17Norwich CityBlackburn Rovers02 W
Championship2022/12/10Blackburn RoversPreston North End14 L
Championship2022/11/13BurnleyBlackburn Rovers30 L
Carling Cup2022/11/09West Ham UnitedBlackburn Rovers22 D
Championship2022/11/05Blackburn RoversHuddersfield Town10 W

Formations and Lineups

Rotherham

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Viktor Johansson
  • D21Lee Peltier
  • D23Sean Morrison
  • D24Cameron Humphreys
  • D29Leo Fuhr Hjelde
  • M22Hakeem Odofin
  • M4Daniel Barlaser
  • M18Oliver Rathbone
  • F11Chiedozie Ogbene
  • F14Conor Washington
  • F17Shane Ferguson
1 Viktor Johansson 21 Lee Peltier 23 Sean Morrison 24 Cameron Humphreys 29 Leo Fuhr Hjelde 22 Hakeem Odofin 4 Daniel Barlaser 18 Oliver Rathbone 11 Chiedozie Ogbene 14 Conor Washington 17 Shane Ferguson

Blackburn

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G1Thomas Kaminski
  • D11Joe Rankin-Costello
  • D4Daniel Ayala
  • D5Dominic Hyam
  • D3Harry Pickering
  • M6Tyler Morton
  • M30Jake Garrett
  • M19Ryan Hedges
  • M23Bradley Dack
  • M29Jack Vale
  • F9Sam Gallagher
1 Thomas Kaminski 11 Joe Rankin-Costello 4 Daniel Ayala 5 Dominic Hyam 3 Harry Pickering 6 Tyler Morton 30 Jake Garrett 19 Ryan Hedges 23 Bradley Dack 29 Jack Vale 9 Sam Gallagher

Match Details

RotherhamvsBlackburn
  • 90+3`
    C. WashingtonD. Barlaser
    4 - 0
  • 90+1`
    (in) J. Lindsay(out) H. Odoffin
  • 89`
    (in) C. Bramall(out) L. Fuhr Hjelde
  • 88`
    (in) P. Kioso(out) S. Ferguson
  • 88`
    (in) W. Harding(out) L. Peltier
  • 80`
    (in) R. Wood(out) S. Morrison
  • 76`
    S. Ferguson
    3 - 0
  • 73`
    O. RathboneTripping
  • 59`
    (in) A. Phillips(out) D. Hyam
  • 56`
    (in) T. Dolan(out) R. Hedges
  • 56`
    (in) D. Markanday(out) S. Gallagher
  • 52`
    O. Rathbone
    2 - 0
  • 1`
    H. Odoffin
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

RotherhamvsBlackburn
  • 4Daniel Barlaser
    7.7 / 10
  • 22Hakeem Odofin
    7.6 / 10
  • 18Oliver Rathbone
    7.6 / 10
  • 1Viktor Johansson
    7.5 / 10
  • 21Lee Peltier
    7.3 / 10
  • 17Shane Ferguson
    7.3 / 10
  • 24Cameron Humphreys
    7.2 / 10
  • 14Conor Washington
    7 / 10
  • 6Richard Wood
    6.9 / 10
  • 23Sean Morrison
    6.7 / 10
  • 29Leo Fuhr Hjelde
    6.6 / 10
  • 11Chiedozie Ogbene
    6.2 / 10
  • 5Dominic Hyam
    6.9 / 10
  • 9Sam Gallagher
    6.9 / 10
  • 23Bradley Dack
    6.6 / 10
  • 6Tyler Morton
    6.5 / 10
  • 19Ryan Hedges
    6.5 / 10
  • 33Ashley Phillips
    6.5 / 10
  • 10Tyrhys Dolan
    6.5 / 10
  • 18Dilan Markanday
    6.5 / 10
  • 4Daniel Ayala
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Harry Pickering
    6.3 / 10
  • 30Jake Garrett
    6.2 / 10
  • 29Jack Vale
    6.2 / 10
  • 11Joe Rankin-Costello
    6 / 10
  • 1Thomas Kaminski
    5.2 / 10

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