Rotherham United vs Stoke City Match Analysis & Prediction
26/12/2022 6:00 pm
Rotherham United will be bidding to return to the winning ways this weekend when they host Stoke City at AESSEAL New York Stadium in the 24th round of the EFL Championship. Match day schedules for December 26 at 18:00 EAT.
Rotherham United will be hoping to make amends following 3-0 Championship defeat to West Bromwich Albion in their previous outing. In that match, Rotherham United managed 50% possession and two shots with one of them on target. West Bromwich Albion got 16 shots with nine of them on target and goals by Jed Wallace (20′), Grady Diangana (57′) and Brandon Thomas-Asante (70′). Coming into this game, Rotherham is 19th in the table with 26 points and they lost four of their last six matches.
On the other side, Stoke City heads into this meetings off the back off 1-2 Championship success to beat Bristol City in their last outing. In that match, Stoke City had 49% possession, six shots with three of them on target and goals scored by Liam Delap (45′) and Jacob Brown (57′). Bristol City got 14 shots with five of them on target and a goal by Nahki Wells (33′). Coming into this game, Stoke are 17th in the table with three points above the Boxing Day’s hosts.
Rotherham United vs. Stoke City Head to head
These two sides have had 12 head to head encounters since 2002; Rotherham United won five times, Stoke City three times while four matches ended in draws.
When playing at home, Rotherham has not lost to Stoke in their last five encounters.
Rotherham United Team News
Defender Peter Kioso remains on the sidelines with an ankle problem, but he should be the only absentee for boss Matt Taylor’s squad.
Rotherham United 's Last 5 Matches
Stoke City Team News
As for boss Alex Neil’s side, midfielders Sam Clucas and Josh Laurent miss out this match through injuries.
Stoke City 's Last 5 Matches
Rotherham United vs. Stoke City : Odds and Predictions
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