Steels to host Millers

New Stocksbridge Park Steels signing Korey Dyer-Stewart
New Stocksbridge Park Steels signing Korey Dyer-Stewart
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Stocksbridge Park Steels latest pre-season outing see’s them take on Championship newcomers Rotherham United at Bracken Moor on Tuesday evening (7.30).

Chris Hilton’s new look side can expect a tough test with Millers boss Steve Evans understood to be sending a first team squad and having romped to a 9-1 win at Parkgate at the weekend.

The Millers will be bringing their League One play-off final trophy along to the game.

Steels warmed up for the game with a 5-0 victory at Hemsworth Miners Welfare on Saturday where all the goals came inside the first 45 minutes.

New signing Lee Garside hit a hat trick along with effort from Scott Turner, while latest new arrival Korey Dyer-Stewart marked his debut with fifth just before the break.

It was a nostalgic day at the Coach & Horses Ground in Dronfield where a first half double from Joel Purkiss saw the World’s First Football Club, Sheffield FC defeat the 1875 FA Cup winners Royal Engineers 2-0.