Preview: Bees head to Rotherham after looking the part on home soil

first_imgAlan Judge scored all three of Brentford’s goals against Rotherham last seasonAfter back-to-back home wins, Brentford can head to Rotherham full of confidence. But they’ll need to improve on their display on their last trip to Yorkshire, when they were beaten by Huddersfield on the opening day of the season. Kick-off: 3pm, Saturday 20 August 2016Referee: James Adcock (Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire) preview: Back Bees to secure a drawVital statistic: Rotherham have failed to win their last eight league matches.Injuries and suspensionsROTHERHAM UNITEDRuled out: Lee Frecklington (calf), Jonson Clarke-Harris (knee), Joe Newell (ankle), Aimen Belaid (groin), Greg Halford (groin).Fitness test: Kirk Broadfoot (back).BRENTFORDRuled out: Alan Judge (broken leg), Alan McCormack (heel).Fitness tests: Yoann Barbet (ankle), Jack Bonham (back). Possible starting line-upsRotherham: Camp; Fisher, Ball, Wilson, Mattock; Allan, Vaulks; Forde, Forster-Caskey, Taylor; Ward.Brentford: Bentley; Clarke, Egan, Dean, Elder; Yennaris, Woods; Clarke, Sawyers, Macleod; Hogan. Facts and figuresFORM GUIDE (last five league matches)Rotherham: L L D L L (1 point) • Home: D L D D W (6 points)Brentford: W W L W W (12 points) • Away: L W L W W (9 points)TOP SCORERS (league only)Rotherham – 1: Vaulks, Ward.Brentford – 2: Egan; 1: Hogan, Yennaris.LAST FIVE MEETINGS27 Feb 2016: Rotherham 2 Brentford 117 Oct 2015: Brentford 2 Rotherham 110 Jan 2015: Brentford 1 Rotherham 030 Aug 2014: Rotherham 0 Brentford 225 Mar 2014: Rotherham 3 Brentford 0Rotherham 2 wins, Brentford 3 wins, 0 draws Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img