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Don Valley Stadium (ATT 3,286) 10th September 2011 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: G Ward

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Last Updated: 09/09/11 12:08pm

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Schofield: Misses out

Schofield: Misses out

Team news ahead of Saturday's League Two clash between Rotherham United and Dagenham and Redbridge at the Don Valley Stadium.

Rotherham will be without suspended midfielder Danny Schofield for the home game.

Schofield sits out a one-game ban following the two yellow cards he received in last week's 3-2 defeat at Swindon, so Brett Williams, on loan from Reading, Chris Holroyd and Ben Pringle will all be vying for a place in the starting line-up.

Manager Andy Scott will be boosted by the return of defender Troy Brown from international duty with Wales Under-21s and has no other new injury or suspension worries.

But goalkeeper Jamie Annerson, defender Johnny Mullins and midfielder Paul Warne (all knee) remain long-term absentees.

The Millers will be looking to bounce back to winning ways after suffering their first league defeat of the season at Swindon.

Meanwhile Jon Nurse returns to contention as Dagenham & Redbridge face Rotherham for the first time since the club's famous triumph in the 2010 League Two play-off final.

Striker Nurse has missed the Daggers' last two games having been on international duty with Barbados but is back in the fold for the trip to the Don Valley Stadium.

Captain Mark Arber (back), midfielder Luke Howell and winger Medy Elito (groin) remain doubts after missing Wednesday's dramatic 14-13 penalty shootout victory over Leyton Orient in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Josh Scott (knee), Rob Edmans (fractured leg) and Kevin Maher (metatarsal) also missed the tie but the trio are long-term absentees.

Midfielders Peter Gain and Billy Bingham both got 90 minutes under their belts after lengthy spells on the sidelines, while Richard Rose came on at half-time, and all three will again be in contention this weekend.

Manager John Still has no new injury or suspension problems to contend with following the midweek success.

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1 Wycombe Wanderers 27 52
2 Shrewsbury Town 27 51
3 Burton Albion 27 51
4 Luton Town 26 47
5 Southend United 27 47
6 Newport County AFC 27 46
7 Bury 26 41
8 Stevenage 27 41
9 Exeter City 28 41
10 Plymouth Argyle 27 40
11 Morecambe 27 37
12 AFC Wimbledon 26 36
13 Cambridge United 25 35
14 Northampton Town 27 34
15 Accrington Stanley 25 33
16 Oxford United 27 30
17 Cheltenham Town 27 30
18 Portsmouth 26 29
19 York City 27 28
20 Mansfield Town 26 28
21 Tranmere Rovers 26 27
22 Carlisle United 27 27
23 Dagenham & Redbridge 26 26
24 Hartlepool United 27 18