Sheffield Wednesday 1-2 Rotherham United: Sheffield Wednesday beaten 2-1 at home by Rotherham United

Darren Moore left to ponder what could have been, after Rotherham United take all 3 points
Technical card:
Sheffield Wednesday: Viktor Johansson, Matt Crooks, Ryan Giles, Florian Jozefzoon, Ben Wiles, Daniel Barlaser, Michael Smith, Matthew Olosunde, Angus MacDonald, Wes Harding and Lewis Wing
Rotherham United: Joe Wildsmith, Barry Bannan, Liam Palmer, Callum Paterson, Adam Reach, Josh Windass, Liam Shaw, Sam Hutchinson, Matthew Penney, Julian Borner and Tom Lees
Stadium: Hillsborough Stadium
Goals: Michael Smith (0-1, min. 17), Matthew Olosunde (1-1, min. 82) and Freddie Ladapo (1-2, min. 90)

Rotherham delivered a resounding 2-1 victory against Sheffield Wednesday on Wednesday, at Hillsborough Stadium. With each team arriving on the back of a league defeat, they were both keen to pick up points. Sheffield Wednesday were looking to get back winning ways after losing their last game 3-2 to Luton Town. Rotherham United, on the other hand, lost 1-0 in the last match they played against Reading. As it stands, Sheffield Wednesday are in 23rd place on the table and has 28 points while Rotherham United sit in 22nd with 32 points after 34 matches.

It was an impressive opening from Rotherham United, beginning with a goal from Michael Smith in the 17th minute, to take a 1-0 lead into half time.

Sheffield Wednesday took the lead in the second half, thanks to Matthew Olosunde opening the scoring, 82 minutes in. However, Rotherham United just before the final whistle reestablished their lead following a Freddie Ladapo goal to hand victory to the visitors.

For Sheffield Wednesday Elias Kachunga, Kadeem Harris, Isaiah Brown, Jordan Rhodes and Jack Marriott came on for Josh Windass, Adam Reach, Sam Hutchinson, Barry Bannan and Liam Palmer, and Rotherham brought on Freddie Ladapo, Trevor Clarke and Kieran Sadlier for Florian Jozefzoon, Ryan Giles and Daniel Barlaser.

The referee booked Kadeem Harris for Sheffield Wednesday and Michael Smith saw the red card, for Rotherham United.

Rotherham United and Sheffield Wednesday will next play away to Brentford and Reading respectively.

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