Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - 'League should look to the future'

RUFC - 'League should look to the future'

Rotherham United Chairman, Tony Stewart seems upbeat, even though the club look like starting on minus points next season.

With the CVA failing last weekend it looks more and more like a hefty points deduction will be doled out by the Football League - although, it could have been much worse.

Before Tony Stewart stepped in the Millers looked like they had no future and were teetering on the brink of extinction. In came Stewart and his backers to save the club but are now paying the price for former shortfalls of other owners.

Speaking to The Advertiser, Mr Stewart said, 'The Football League should forget what's gone on in the past under previous chairman and look to the future instead.

'When clubs such as Rotherham have gone into administration and then come through it, there should be an impetus of encouragment.

'Like us, Luton have a new Board and like us are being penalised for something the old regime has done. The League should be looking at ways of supporting clubs and encouraging teams like us not hammering us with a points deduction.'






Join the FREE Telegraph League Two Fantasy Football League!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday July 18 2008
Time: 8:52AM

Best of Vital Network

-

Comments

0
I like the positive attitude Tony, stick with it!!!
rybel_b
18/07/2008 11:52:00
0
There should be another way out of it as it's not this present board that got us in this situation and I think it's something the League have to look at sooner rather than later
herringthorpe
19/07/2008 00:05:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Barnsley Preview

Rotherham United make the short journey to Barnsley today which is the first time the pair have met since there since November 2005.

Barnsley came up via the Play-offs from League One last seas

RUFC - Three Young Players Out On Loan

Millers let three youngsters go out for experience

RUFC - Pay On The Day At Oakwell

Millers fans can get tickets on the gate tomorrow

RUFC - Tom Hoping Millers Can Surprise A Few People

Midfielder says team not getting carried away

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Our First Derby Game Of The Season v Barnsley. Will The Millers Get A Win?
Suggested By:
Yes!60%
No38%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 4 3 1 0 10 3
2 Brighton 4 2 2 0 8 6
3 Wolves 4 2 2 0 8 4
4 Norwich 4 2 2 0 8 4
5 Fulham 4 2 2 0 8 2
6 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
7 Q.P.R. 4 2 0 2 6 2
8 Newcastle 4 2 0 2 6 2
9 Brentford 4 2 0 2 6 1
10 Barnsley 4 2 0 2 6 0
11 Bristol City 4 2 0 2 6 0
12 Forest 4 2 0 2 6 -2
13 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 5 2
14 Ipswich 4 1 2 1 5 0
15 Birmingham 4 1 2 1 5 -1
16 Cardiff 4 1 2 1 5 -1
17 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Wigan 4 1 1 2 4 1
19 Leeds Utd 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Sheff Wed 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Reading 4 1 1 2 4 -4
22 Rotherham 4 1 1 2 4 -5
23 Preston 4 1 0 3 3 -1
24 Blackburn 4 0 1 3 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe472
2.sixpence304
3.mos6042
4.mvmiller40
5.nearlyataff36
6.Marky7927
7.axholme27
8.Millie Miller21
9.nogginthenog20
10.miller4life17