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READ | Matchday running order v Coventry City

4 October 2019

Here is a list of key items planned for Saturday's fixture against Coventry City which has been dedicated to supporting the work of EFL charity partner, Mind… Please note these times are a guide only and we cannot guarantee that the below will run exactly to schedule.

09:00 | Red and White Shop and ticket office open for business. Check out our latest range of Rotherham United merchandise. You can also take a look at our items ahead of your visit here: www.rotherhamunitedshop.co.uk

12:00 | Matchday ticket prices come into effect for fans purchasing on the day of the game.

12:30 | Programme sellers take up their positions around AESSEAL New York Stadium. Inside this week’s edition, we’ve gotan interview with Richard Wood, while we find out how Clark Robertson would set a film on his life in our Boys on Broadway feature, and Shaun MacDonald takes us back to when he was a lad. 

13:00 | The Community’s Sports Trust’s GoalZone opens to the public. The GoalZone is next to the Players’ Entrance in the main Eric Twigg and Pukka Pies West Stand. Inside are games consoles, a table tennis table, reaction wall and more, plus Miller Bear will pay a visit to fans during the afternoon. Entry to the GoalZone is free, all you need to do is show your season ticket or ticket for the match. We've also got our new FIFA ESports Team in the FIFA Hub. Both home and away fans with a ticket for the match are welcome.

13:30 | The turnstiles at AESSEAL New York Stadium open. Don't forget, if you get in early you could be selected for our Random Act of Kindness on the day.

13:32 | Club mascot Miller Bear starts his day, making his way around the ground for his pre-match parade. 

13:50 | Miller Bear pops into the GoalZone to say hello to supporters.

14:00 | The teams are announced on the Rotherham United social media channels.  

14:02 | Miller Bear is joined by a Rotherham United player (subject to availability) outside the main entrance to sign autographs and meet supporters.

14:15 | Miller Bear makes his way into the stadium.

14:35 | The Millers emerge for the pre-match warm-ups. They will shown their support by donning special Kick It Out t-shirts prior to the game.

14:40 | The Eric Twigg Foods giveaway takes place with a lucky fan winning a tray of Pukka Pies.

14:50 | Members of a local junior football team prepare to welcome the teams out as flag bearers.

14:54 | The players from Rotherham United and Coventry City line up in the tunnel. 

15:00 | The game between Rotherham United and the Sky Blues kicks off.

15:45 | The Millers Mayday and 50/50 draws are made with the winning numbers announced during the interval on the big screen and social media channels. In addition to this, there will be a raffle draw made by RUDSA (Rotherham United Disabled Supporters Association) to raise funds for their group, with a signed shirt up for grabs. 

16:00 | The second half of the Sky Bet League One game between Rotherham United and Coventry City kicks off.

The Millers will once again be running the Random Act of Kindness scheme throughout the season, so make sure that you get into the ground early to be in with a chance to being selected for the ‘random act’ taking place on the day!


We hope you enjoy the game!


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