Rotherham vs Shrewsbury: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

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The Millers are looking for an immediate return to the Championship while their opponents aim to confound the odds by winning promotion

The League One play-off final takes place on Sunday, with Rotherham and Shrewsbury battling for a place in the Championship.

Rotherham are looking to join Wigan and Blackburn in going straight back up to the Championship at the first time of asking.

Shrewsbury, meanwhile, haven't been in the second tier of English football in almost 30 years, so they will be desperate gain promotion at Wembley.

Game Rotherham vs Shrewsbury
Date Sunday, May 27
Time 3:00pm BST / 10:00am ET

TV Channel, Live Stream & How to Watch


In the United States (US), the game can not be watched

US TV channel Online stream
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In the United Kingdom (UK), the game can be watched live on TV on Sky Sports Football and it can be streamed live online using Sky Go.

UK TV channel Online stream
Sky Sports Football Sky Go

Squads & Team News


Position Rotherham players
Goalkeepers Price, Rodak
Defenders Emmanuel, Mattock, Ajayi, Wood, Purrington, Ihiekwe, Cummings, Hinds
Midfielders Vaulks, Forde, Palmer, Taylor, Potter, Newell, Williams, Wiles, Murr
Forwards Proctor, Ball, Yates, Smith, Lavery, Kayode

Rotherham have a fully-fit squad for Sunday's huge game.

Potential Rotherham XI: Rodak; Emmanuel, Ihiekwe, Wood, Mattock; Taylor, Vaulks, Palmer, Towell, Williams; Smith.

Position Shrewsbury players
Goalkeepers Henderson, MacGivllivray, Gregory, Coyne
Defenders Riley, Lowe, Sadler, Beckles, Brown, Bolton, Hendrie, Nsiala, Shelis
Midfielders Godfrey, Whalley, Ogogo, Thomas, Morris, Jones, Nolan, Eisa, Rodman, Gallagher, Barnett
Forwards Morris, Gnahouha, John-Lewis, Ward, Payne

Shrewsbury should have a full squad available for selection in the play-off final.

Potential Shrewsbury starting XI: Henderson, Bolton, Nsiala, Sadler, Beckles, Whalley, B Morris, Godfrey, Rodman, Nolan, C Morris,


Betting & Match Odds


Rotherham go off as slight favourites to win on Sunday at 13/10 whereas Shrewsbury are 21/10. The draw is 11/5.

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Match Preview


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It is the biggest game of the season in League One.

Last season Millwall won this fixture against Bradford City, and the winners of this tie will hope to emulate the Lions, who have enjoyed huge success in the Championship this season.

Rotherham will be hoping that their creative midfielders will be able to make something happen, with the pace of Jon Taylor being a key factor in this game.

Both teams have spread goals throughout their side this season, with Rotherham's top scorer still being Kieffer Moore who joined Barnsley in January.

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This one is tough to call as it is a battle between third and fourth, with Shrewsbury finishing eight points ahead of Rotherham at the end of the regular season.

Both teams exchanged wins this season, with Shrewsbury winning 2-1 in their first meeting but Rotherham coming out on top with a 1-0 success later in the campaign.

Shrewsbury have been exceptional this season, going from relegation favourites to title challengers. Jon Nolan is a player to watch out for in this final as he has been impressive this season.

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