Leeds out to~free-scoring Millers

Rotherham booked their place in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy quarter-finals on Wednesday night with a 4-2 win over Leeds at Don Valley Stadium.

Last Updated: 08/10/08 at 22:58 Post Comment

Rotherham: Another memorable win

Rotherham: Another memorable win

Bet £10 Get £30

Daily Offers And Promotions. Join Now & Bet £10 and Get a £30 Free Bet

The Millers, who have beaten Sheffield Wednesday, Wolves and Southampton in the Carling Cup this season, took the lead after 17 minutes when a long throw by Andy Nicholas picked out central defender Ian Sharps and his back header looped over Leeds goalkeeper David Lucas and into the back of the net.

Leeds equalised when Jonathon Howson slotted home from close range, but three minutes after half-time Reuben Reid was fouled by Andy Hughes in the penalty area and although Mark Hudson's spot-kick was saved by Lucas, he followed up to slam home the rebound.

Then two goals in five minutes at the start of the second half stunned Leeds.

After 48 minutes Drewe Broughton headed home an inviting cross from Reid and five minutes later Nick Fenton headed home Alex Rhodes' corner.

Although Leeds pulled one back three minutes later when Enoch Showunmi beat Andy Warrington with a powerful drive, Rotherham withstood a late Leeds onslaught for a memorable victory.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

There are no results at present.

Footer 365

Transfer news: Gareth Bale reflects on 'limbo' period before move to Real Madrid

Gareth Bale says it was well worth spending time "in limbo" last summer as he waited to join Real Madrid from Tottenham.

Football: FA confident over 2020 and consider Euro 2028 bid

The FA is growing increasingly confident about Wembley's chances of hosting the Euro 2020 final.

Transfer news: Bayern Munich set to complete signing of Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid

Bayern Munich are on the brink of signing Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid, with the midfielder set to undergo a medical.

Mail Box

A United Fan Happy To See Welbeck Go

One United fan doesn't understand all the fuss over Danny Welbeck, while we also have mails on Arsenal being Arsenal, curious transfers and how to pronounce 'Gaal'...

Should Kagawa Play Ahead Of Mata?

That's one question posed in the afternoon mailbox, although it looks like the Japanese playmaker could soon be on his way. Plus, tipping Palace to go down under Warnock...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property