Rotherham United - RUFC - Strikers have orders to SHOOT!
UK time is: 14:18:40
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Strikers have orders to SHOOT!

Rotherham United Manager, Mark Robins, has ordered his strikers (nay, anybody!) to shoot on sight after the Millers have only scored one league goal since October.

Speaking to The Advertiser, Robins said, 'When we're in a shooting position I want us to stop passing and shoot. There are goals in the team and I think it is only a matter of time before we start hitting the back of the net. Actually, I think people are making more of the lack of goals than there actually is. Every team will go through spells like this in a season. We've just got to be better in and around the opponents penalty area. The missing ingredient is getting into positions to score goals.

'We've picked up just one point in our last four league games but it's what we do from now on that counts. We need to pick up as many points as we can over the Christmas period and come out in a healthier position in the new year looking to climb the league.'

The Millers play Aldershot in the league tomorrow - a team who have already won at Don Valley this season in the FA Cup - and the only team in the league to beat top-of-the-table Wycombe.




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 12 2008

Time: 8:36AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

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 665
2. rybel_b 661
3. sixpence 298
4. mos60 198
5. mvmiller 29
6. miller4life 13
7. zipadeedoodah 12
8. Millie Miller 10
9. Pukka Pieman 2
10. nogginthenog 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Nothing Short About Long Deal
Burnley : 28/07/2015 13:53:00
Cisak Seals Leytpn Orient Switch
Burnley : 28/07/2015 13:41:01
Season Preview- Derby
Reading : 28/07/2015 13:32:01
Vaughan Ready To Return
Huddersfield : 28/07/2015 13:21:00
Positive Albion Injury News
Brighton : 28/07/2015 13:04:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which of the new players are you most excited about seeing in a Millers shirt
Suggested By:  
Lewis Buxton 5%
Joe Mattock 5%
Aidy White 10%
Danny Collins 5%
Tom Thorpe 23%
Greg Halford 5%
Grant Ward 18%
Manu Ledesma 7%
Kelle Roos 7%
All of 'em! 15%