UK time is: 21:33:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

RUFC - Robins not panicking

Rotherham United have dropped out of the automatic promotion places and into fifth place this week after only picking up one point in the last four games, but manager, Mark Robins says there is no need to panic.

Speaking to The Advertiser, he said, 'We've been saying all season that this team is a work in progress and the players need time to develop. I'm not about to attack the players, they've done fantastic this season. Even though we are on a poor run I don't think we are playing particularly poorly and we will keep working hard.

'We've done well in terms of goal scoring this season with the midfield weighing in with a few and as long as you are scoring you are giving yourself a chance, and, we are scoring and creating chances, we just need to take more of them. Darlington have spent a lot of money and only keep winning one-nil, now that would worry me more.

'I'm happy with the players I've got but it's true I am looking around. But, if I want to bring in someone better than what we've got it's going to cost a fair few quid.'

Speaking about Joe Widdowson, the nineteen year old brought in on loan from West Ham, Robins said, 'Coming from West Ham I expect him to be a good passer of the ball. He's a good prospect and not frightened of a battle and he has come highly recommended.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 15 2008

Time: 9:18AM

Your Comments

tbh, I'd settle for winning every match 1-0 from now until the end of the season
herringthorpe
Results not going for you at the moment and the last home defeat was a stinker of a result. Still think you will make the play-offs!
will it ever happen
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Away Win For Millers (Saturday December 20 2014)

Millers v Wigan Preview (Saturday December 20 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'It's Simply Pathetic' (Friday December 19 2014)

Archived Rotherham United Articles

List All Vital Rotherham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. herringthorpe 781
2. rybel_b 768
3. sixpence 254
4. mos60 40
5. Millie Miller 25
6. nearlyataff 19
7. miller4life 17
8. mvmiller 15
9. axholme 14
10. nogginthenog 7

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Bolton 21 7 4 10 -5 25
17. Reading 22 7 4 11 -11 25
18. Leeds Utd 22 6 6 10 -7 24
19. Rotherham 22 5 9 8 -9 24
20. Huddersfield 22 6 6 10 -12 24
21. Millwall 22 5 8 9 -9 23
22. Brighton 22 3 10 9 -8 19

Breaking League News

Wigan : 20/12/2014 21:09:00
Away Win For Millers
Rotherham : 20/12/2014 20:58:00
Fulham 4 Sheffield Wednesday 0
Fulham : 20/12/2014 20:14:00
Leeds Utd : 20/12/2014 19:55:00
Charlton Burnt by Blackburn.
Charlton : 20/12/2014 19:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will you be going to the FA Cup game against Bournemouth?
Suggested By:  
Yes 44%
No 53%
Not Decided 3%