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Lincoln City play host to visiting club Rotherham United at LNER Stadium in the League One match on Tuesday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Lincoln City v Rotherham United match are shown here - plus the latest match odds.
Lincoln City will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 1-5 League One triumph vs Cambridge United.
For Lincoln City, goals were scored by Hakeeb Adelakun (1'), Conor McGrandles (16'), Anthony Scully (24', 72') and Lewis Fiorini (57'). Joe Ironside (59') was the scorer for Cambridge United.
It’s not been often in recent times where Lincoln City have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Lincoln City have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 8 goals during that time. Such a trend might not follow through here, though.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Fleetwood Town in League One action, Rotherham United and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
For Rotherham United, goals were scored by Michael Smith (38') and Kieran Sadlier (45'). Callum Morton (24'), Gerard Garner (54'), Danny Andrew (61') and Callum Camps (69') scored for Fleetwood Town.
A tendency of at least one team not managing to score in games featuring Rotherham United has become apparent recently. Looking at their last six meetings reveals that this has happened 5 times. During those clashes, their opponents have hit a goal tally of 7 and Rotherham United have scored 11.
Going into this encounter, Rotherham United haven't been defeated by Lincoln City when having played them away from home in the previous 5 matches in the league. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 07/08/2010 tells us that Lincoln City have won 2 of them & Rotherham United 4, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 0.
In all, 18 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them from The Red Imps and 11 for The Millers. That is an average goals per game value of 3.
The last league clash featuring the two was League One match day 32 on 07/02/2020 when the final score was Lincoln City 0-1 Rotherham United.
The match was refereed by Martin Coy.
Team News: Lincoln City
The Lincoln City manager Michael Appleton has a full complement, with no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game owing to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Rotherham United
With a completely injury-free squad available to select from, the Rotherham United manager Paul Warne has zero fitness concerns to report ahead of this match.
We’ve got the feeling that Rotherham United and Lincoln City could well cancel each other out, with goals at a real premium.
It will be interesting to see how this one goes, and it’s not easy to pick a clear winner. We’re therefore tipping a 0-0 score at the end of the match.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: LNER Stadium (10,120)
Captain: Liam Bridcutt
Chairman: Clive Nates
Manager: Michael Appleton
Competitions: League One position 20, EFL Trophy (Group F - North)
⭐ Key Player: Anthony Scully
Customarily used in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Anthony Scully was born in London, England. After having played his first senior match for Lincoln City in the 2021 - 2022 season, the talented Midfielder has managed to score 3 league goals in this League One 2021 - 2022 season to date in 5 appearances.