1999–2000 Rotherham United F.C. season

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Rotherham United
1999–2000 season
Football League Third Division 2nd
FA Cup Second round
League Cup First round
Football League Trophy Second Round
Top goalscorer Leo Fortune-West (17)

During the 1999–2000 English football season, Rotherham United F.C. competed in the Football League Third Division where they finished in 2nd position on 84 points and gained promotion to the Football League Second Division.

Final league table[edit]

Pos Team P W D L F A Pts
1. Swansea City 46 24 13 9 51 30 85
2. Rotherham United 46 24 12 10 72 36 84
3. Northampton Town 46 25 7 14 63 45 82
4. Darlington 46 21 16 9 66 36 79
5. Peterborough United 46 22 12 12 63 54 78
6. Barnet 46 21 12 13 59 53 75
7. Hartlepool United 46 21 9 16 60 49 72
8. Cheltenham Town 46 20 10 16 50 42 70
9. Torquay United 46 19 12 15 62 52 69
10. Rochdale 46 18 14 14 57 54 68
11. Brighton & Hove Albion 46 17 16 13 64 47 67
12. Plymouth Argyle 46 16 18 12 55 51 66
13. Macclesfield Town 46 18 11 17 66 61 65
14. Hull City 46 15 14 17 43 43 59
15. Lincoln City 46 15 14 17 67 69 59
16. Southend United 46 15 11 20 53 61 56
17. Mansfield Town 46 16 8 22 50 65 56
18. Halifax Town 46 12 16 18 44 58 54
19. Leyton Orient 46 13 13 20 47 52 52
20. York City 46 12 16 18 39 53 52
21. Exeter City 46 11 11 24 46 72 44
22. Shrewsbury Town 46 9 13 24 40 67 40
23. Carlisle United 46 9 12 25 42 75 39
24. Chester City 46 10 9 27 44 79 39
Key
Promoted to Division 2
Qualified for the promotion playoff
Relegated to Conference

Results[edit]

Rotherham United's score comes first

Legend[edit]

Win Draw Loss

Football League Division Three[edit]

Match Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
1 7 August 1999 Lincoln City A 1 – 2 4,494 Warne 90'
2 14 August 1999 Chester City H 4 – 0 2,966 Martindale 54' 58' (2 pens), Fortune-West 81', Watson 88'
3 21 August 1999 Exeter City A 1 – 3 2,646 Garner 23'
4 28 August 1999 Shrewsbury Town H 4 – 0 2,708 Turner 2', Scott 3', Garner 21', 33'
5 30 August 1999 Macclesfield Town A 1 – 1 2,307 Fortune-West 86'
6 4 September 1999 York City H 1 – 0 3,171 Garner 59'
7 11 September 1999 Plymouth Argyle A 1 – 1 4,075 Berry 49'
8 18 September 1999 Rochdale H 0 – 1 3,568
9 25 September 1999 Northampton Town H 3 – 0 3,625 Thompson 14', 80' (2 pens), Fortune-West 52'
10 2 October 1999 Cheltenham Town A 2 – 0 3,331 Thompson 37' (pen), Warne 47'
11 12 October 1999 Swansea City A 0 – 2 5,287
12 16 October 1999 Barnet H 2 – 0 3,596 Fortune-West 10', Sedgwick 67'
13 19 October 1999 Hartkepool United H 3 – 0 3,340 Garner 7', 14', Berry 30'
14 23 October 1999 Northampton Town A 0 – 1 5,753
15 2 November 1999 Torquay United H 1 – 0 3,892 Berry 27'
16 6 November 1999 Hull City A 0 – 0 7,045
17 12 November 1999 Leyton Orient H 0 – 1 4,280
18 23 November 1999 Mansfield Town A 2 – 1 2,937 Berry 27', Sedgwick 90'
19 27 November 1999 Carlisle United A 1 – 0 2,649 Hurst 90'
20 4 December 1999 Lincoln City H 1 – 1 3,674 Garner 45'
21 11 December 1999 Halifax Town A 0 – 0 2,583
22 18 December 1999 Darlington H 2 – 1 4,234 White 83', 88'
23 26 December 1999 Peterborough United A 5 – 0 10,789 Hudson 2', Warne 34', 49', Thompson 71', Fortune-West 74'
24 28 December 1999 Brighton & Hove Albion H 1 – 3 5,924 Branston 83'
25 3 January 2000 Southend United A 2 – 1 4,728 Fortune-West 26', 40'
26 8 January 2000 Halifax Town H 0 – 1 4,450
27 15 January 2000 Chester City A 2 – 0 3,398 Warne 21', Fortune-West 54'
28 22 January 2000 Exeter City H 5 – 0 3,402 Fortune-West 5', 7', Warne 12', 86', Wilsterman 82'
29 29 January 2000 Shrewsbury Town A 0 – 0 2,587
30 5 February 2000 Macclesfield Town H 2 – 1 4,175 Sedgwick 31' (pen), Fortune-West 44'
31 12 February 2000 York City H 2 – 1 4,531 Fortune-West 7', Branston 90'
32 19 February 2000 Carlisle United H 4 – 2 4,271 Fortune-West 22', 32', 73', Wilsterman 50'
33 26 February 2000 Rochdale A 1 – 0 4,131 White 58'
34 4 March 2000 Plymouth Argyle H 1 – 1 4,496 Warne 76'
35 7 March 2000 Hull City H 3 – 0 4,881 Wilsterman 74', Fortune-West 76', Warne 84'
36 11 March 2000 Torquay United A 1 – 2 2,655 Thompson 42'
37 17 March 2000 Mansfield Town H 2 – 3 5,186 Sedgwick 35', 69'
38 21 March 2000 Leyton Orient H 1 – 0 3,959 Garner 58'
39 25 March 2000 Peterborough United H 1 – 1 5,319 Hurst 14'
40 1 April 2000 Darlington A 2 – 2 7,401 Branston 55', Tutill 59' (o.g.)
41 8 April 2000 Darlington H 0 – 0 4,327
42 15 April 2000 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1 – 1 5,805 Thompson 32'
43 22 April 2000 Barnet A 0 – 1 3,239
44 24 April 2000 Cheltenham Town H 2 – 0 5,447 Garner 12', White 84'
45 29 April 2000 Hartlepool United A 2 – 1 4,673 Fortune-West 6', Branston 49'
46 6 May 2000 Swansea City H 1 – 1 10,863 Glover 90' (pen)

League Cup[edit]

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
R1 1st Leg 10 August 1999 Hull City H 0 – 1 3,294
R1 2nd Leg 24 August 1999 Hull City A 0 – 2 4,373

FA Cup[edit]

Main article: 1999–2000 FA Cup
Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
R1 30 October 1999 Woking H 3 – 0 3,716 Thompson 31', Garner 81', Martindale 90' (pen)
R2 20 November 1999 Burnley A 0 – 2 8,110

Football League Trophy[edit]

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
R1 7 December 1999 Shrewsbury Town H 2 – 1 1,166 Hanmer 18' (o.g.), Sedgwick 72'
R2 11 January 2000 Chesterfield H 1 – 4 1,997 White 61'

First-team squad[edit]

Appearances for competitive matches only

Pos. Name League FA Cup League Cup Football League Trophy Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
DF England David Artell 0(1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0(1) 0
DF England Chris Beech 5(1) 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 7(1) 0
MF England Trevor Berry 18(18) 4 2 0 0(1) 0 0(2) 0 20(21) 4
DF England Guy Branston 30 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 32 4
DF Republic of Ireland Paul Dillon 15 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 19 0
FW England Leo Fortune-West 39 17 2 0 2 0 0 0 43 17
MF England Darren Garner 35 9 2 1 1(1) 0 1 0 39(1) 9
FW Scotland Lee Glover[1] 0(6) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0(6) 1
MF England Danny Hudson 3(4) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4(4) 1
DF England Paul Hurst 25(5) 2 0(2) 0 0 0 1 0 26(7) 2
MF England Jamie Ingledow 2(2) 0 0 0 1 0 1(1) 0 4(3) 0
FW England Gary Martindale 4(5) 2 0(2) 1 1 0 0(1) 0 5(8) 3
GK England Mike Pollitt 46 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 52 0
DF England Rob Scott 33(1) 1 2 0 1(1) 0 2 0 38(2) 1
MF England Chris Sedgwick 29(9) 5 0(2) 0 1 0 2 1 32(11) 6
MF England Steve Thompson 27(4) 6 2 1 0 0 1 0 30(4) 6
MF England Andy Turner 26(6) 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 29(6) 1
DF England Will Varty 26(1) 0 2 0 2 0 0(1) 0 30(2) 0
FW England Paul Warne 40(3) 10 2 0 1(1) 0 2 0 45(4) 10
DF England Vance Warner 16(3) 0 0 0 0(1) 0 0 0 16(4) 0
MF England Kevin Watson 44 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 50 1
FW England Jason White 8(12) 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 10(12) 5
DF Suriname Brian Wilsterman 38(4) 3 2 0 2 0 2 0 44(4) 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ Glover was born in Kettering, England, but also qualified to represent Scotland internationally and represented them at U-21 level.

Rotherham United 1999–2000 at soccerbase.com (use drop down list to select relevant season)

See also[edit]