UK time is: 20:58:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Robins 'good to be back to winning ways'

Rotherham United got nine points out of nine over the Christmas period which was very welcome after the 'blip' they've been suffering of late.

Wins against Accrington Stanley, Port Vale and Notts County have taken the Millers to the dizzy heights of twentieth in League Two - which can't be bad for a team who started on minus seventeen.

Speaking to The Star, Manager, Mark Robins said, 'Getting back to winning ways was timely and the three wins on the bounce was just what was ordered. And there's the bonus of seeing some effect on the league table.

'We'd had a run of not winning although it was probably the tough schedule that had probably taken it's toll. But, we've kicked on again with these results over Christmas and the players have certainly grafted hard in those games.'

In fact, the players have probably done better than most of us think as there has been a virus in the camp. It's thought that Mark Hudson, Drewe Broughton and Ryan Taylor have been affected and Micky Cummins told RotherFM, after Sunday's win at Notts County, that he'd not been feeling well either.

'We had one or two suffering,' Robins admitted, 'but they showed great spirit and managed to play.'




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:Tuesday December 30 2008

Time: 10:01AM

Your Comments

good to see you back in the winning ways.....good luck for the rest of the season....!!
lincolnblue
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Blackburn Preview (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Broadfoot Was Excellent' (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Big Decision To Recall Rowe' (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Blackburn (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Blackburn (Monday September 29 2014)

RUFC - Brighton Tickets On Sale (Monday September 29 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'It Wasn't Our Day' (Sunday September 28 2014)

Millers Lose At Portman Road (Sunday September 28 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 1003
2. rybel_b 1002
3. sixpence 587
4. miller4life 273
5. mos60 49
6. mvmiller 40
7. Millie Miller 33
8. nearlyataff 30
9. axholme 23
10. nogginthenog 19

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Millwall 9 3 2 4 -1 11
17. Brighton 9 2 3 4 -2 9
18. Wigan 9 2 2 5 -2 8
19. Rotherham 9 2 2 5 -6 8
20. Huddersfield 9 2 2 5 -10 8
21. Birmingham 9 1 4 4 -8 7
22. Bolton 9 1 2 6 -8 5

Breaking League News

Half time: boro 1-1 Blackpool
Blackpool : 30/09/2014 20:43:00
LUFC Milanic wants a high tempo
Leeds Utd : 30/09/2014 19:11:00
LUFC Leeds United v Reading - Team News
Leeds Utd : 30/09/2014 19:00:00
Blackpool team v Middlesbrough
Blackpool : 30/09/2014 18:53:00
Bailey suffers Fresh Injury Woe
Millwall : 30/09/2014 17:19:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

If You Was Manager Would You Start Becchio On Tuesday?
Suggested By:  
Yes 84%
No 16%