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Sheff Wed 2-2 Rotherham (aet)

Rotherham win 5-3 on penalties

Rueben Reid scored a late equaliser and then struck the winning penalty as Rotherham scraped past Wednesday.

Etienne Esajas put Wednesday ahead with an angled drive, but seconds later Rotherham were level when Alex Rhodes took a through ball and passed home.

Esajas scored a fine free-kick in the 117th minute after Marc Joseph was sent off for fouling Leon Clarke.

But Reid prodded home from six yards and then took the decisive penalty after Esajas had missed for The Owls.


Sheff Wed: Grant, Spurr, Gilbert, Beevers, Wood, Watson (Boden 77), Esajas, Smith (Lekaj 88), O'Connor, Burton (McAllister 63), Clarke.
Subs Not Used: O'Donnell, Lunt, McMenamin.

Goals: Esajas 14, 117

Rotherham: Warrington, Lynch, Sharps, Fenton (Todd 113), Joseph, Danny Harrison, Hudson, Mills, Reid, Taylor (Yates 89), Rhodes (Green 89).
Subs Not Used: Cann, Tonge, Cummins, Holmes.

Sent Off: Joseph (116)

Goals: Rhodes 15, Reid 119

Att: 16,298 .

Ref: Nigel Miller (Durham).


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