Bournemouth 1-0 Rotherham United – Rotherham United unable to avoid narrow defeat away to Bournemouth (1-0)

Technical card:
Bournemouth: Asmir Begovic, Cameron Carter-Vickers, Lloyd Kelly, Diego Rico Salguero, Junior Stanislas, Philip Billing, Lewis Cook (Ben Pearson, min.87), Adam Smith, Sam Surridge, Arnaut Danjuma (David Brooks, min.62) and Jefferson Lerma
Rotherham United: Viktor Johansson, Matthew Olosunde (Freddie Ladapo, min.78), Lewis Wing (Ryan Giles, min.78), Matt Crooks, Michael Smith (George Hirst, min.78), Daniel Barlaser (Florian Jozefzoon, min.69), Michael Ihiekwe, Wes Harding (Angus MacDonald, min.87), Clark Robertson, Ben Wiles and Richard Wood
Stadium: Vitality Stadium
Goals: Philip Billing (1-0, min. 23)

Rotherham United fell to an away defeat at the hands of Bournemouth at Vitality Stadium on Wednesday. Bournemouth wanted to continue adding points after a scoreless draw against Nottingham Forest in their previous match. Rotherham United lost 2-1 in the last match they played against Cardiff City. Following today’s result, Bournemouth are in 6th place on the table and has 49 points while Rotherham United sit in 21st with 29 points after 30 matches.

Bournemouth scored first, beginning with a goal from Philip Billing, 23 minutes in, to take a 1-0 lead into half time. Both teams unable to deliver anything further, the score remained at 1-0 at full time.

For Bournemouth, David Brooks and Ben Pearson came on for Daniel Barlaser, Michael Smith, Lewis Wing, Matthew Olosunde and Wes Harding, while Rotherham brought on Florian Jozefzoon, George Hirst, Ryan Giles, Freddie Ladapo and Angus MacDonald to replace Daniel Barlaser, Michael Smith, Lewis Wing, Matthew Olosunde and Wes Harding.

The referee booked Ben Wiles, Wes Harding and Michael Smith for Rotherham United.

Next up, Bournemouth are away to Queens Park Rangers, whilst Rotherham United will travel to face Norwich City.