Millers FT: Rotherham United 1 Coventry City 3

Millers v Coventry
Millers v Coventry
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Rotherham remain in the League One play-off zone despite slipping to a 3-1 home defeat in an eventful game to Coventry City this afternoon.

Left-back Joe Skarz put the Millers ahead in the 35th minute with his first goal for the club.

But Coventry equalised with 18 minutes left after captain Craig Morgan brought down Callum Wilson in the penalty area. Morgan was given his marching orders and Carl Baker made no mistake from the spot.

Franck Moussa scored in the 85th minute to put the Millers on course to a second successive defeat.

In a frantic finish Kari Arnason was brought down in the 11th minute of added time but Michael O’Connor saw his penalty saved.

Then two minutes later Baker, from long range, scored his second goal of the game,

ROTHERHAM UNITED: Collin; Bradley, Morgan, Arnason, Skarz; Agard, Frecklington, Milsom, Tavernier; Vuckic, Revell. Subs: Shearer, Brindley, Mills, Worrall, O’Connor, Tidser, Tubbs.

COVENTRY CITY: Murphy; Christie, Webster, Willis, Adams; Baker, Thomas, Daniels, Moussa; Clarke, Wilson. Subs: Phillips, Haynes, Urquhart, Dagnall, Barton, Garner, Burge.

Referee: Gary Sutton (Lincs).