UK time is: 21:00:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Local Boxer Upset Over Move to Don Valley

Rotherham United fan and pro boxer, Paul Royston told The Star that his heart fell when he heard that the Millers were moving to Don Valley.

'You go to a football match to support your home team - I feel all our history will have gone when we move out of Rotherham.

'A lot of fans won't want to move to Sheffield because there's a lot of rivalry between Rotherham and Sheffield.

'At Millmoor you're right on top of the action and there won't be any of that atmosphere at Don Valley.

'The only way forward for Rotherham United is to have a new stadium in the town but that will take years.'

To be honest, I've found here on Vital, the Owls and Blades fans have all been welcoming - both saying we will be the second team in the city!

I know none of us wants to play our home games out of Rotherham but it's going to be a case of getting on with it now. My only worry is that we will be forgotten about and lose our identity but us Millers fans have to make sure that doesn't happen and we have to keep pestering the council to get their fingers out and get on with planning the new stadium.




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:Monday June 2 2008

Time: 8:25AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Cottagers Preview (Tuesday October 21 2014)

RUFC - Funds Available For New Players (Tuesday October 21 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Respect Is Important' (Tuesday October 21 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Fulham (Monday October 20 2014)

RUFC - Brandy Extends Loan With Crewe (Monday October 20 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Fulham (Monday October 20 2014)

RUFC - Tony Pleased To Be Playing (Sunday October 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. rybel_b 655
2. herringthorpe 506
3. sixpence 294
4. miller4life 70
5. nearlyataff 30
6. mos60 30
7. Millie Miller 19
8. mvmiller 18
9. nogginthenog 12
10. axholme 11

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Cardiff 12 4 4 4 0 16
13. Blackburn 12 4 4 4 -2 16
14. Leeds Utd 12 4 3 5 -3 15
15. Rotherham 12 4 3 5 -3 15
16. Reading 12 4 3 5 -5 15
17. Huddersfield 12 4 3 5 -6 15
18. Millwall 12 3 4 5 -3 13

Breaking League News

Rotherham v Fulham - Team Sheets
Fulham : 21/10/2014 19:18:00
Brentford vs Sheffield Wednesday Match Preview
Brentford : 21/10/2014 19:00:00
Blackpool team v Derby
Blackpool : 21/10/2014 18:49:00
LUFC Norwich City v Leeds United Teams
Leeds Utd : 21/10/2014 18:37:00
Rotherham v Fulham Preview
Fulham : 21/10/2014 17:25:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do you prefer evening or afternoon football
Suggested By:  
Afternoon 82%
Evenings 9%
Any 9%