Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Stewart 'progress being made'

RUFC - Stewart 'progress being made'

Rotherham United Chairman, Tony Stewart, says that plans are still on target to build a new ground for the 2012 deadline and he has told The Advertiser that he hopes to be in a position to announce the site of the new ground by the end of this month.

The Football League gave the Millers a deadline of the 2012/13 season in which to return to their rightful home of Rotherham or they would have to stump up a £750,000 bond.

'We've had more meetings with the council and third parties,' Mr Stewart said, 'and progress is being made. The stadium has to be up and running by July 2012 and I am pushing like mad to meet that deadline. We aim to have all the planning completed by the end of April next year and that will give us eighteen months to build a stadium and another six or so to get it ready.'

The Chairman has appointed a stadium consultant and is in the process of setting on a specialist engineer who has worked on The Emirates Stadium project. 'This stadium is going to be an iconic landmark in the area and something of which all Rotherham United fans can be proud of.'



For the very latest League Two odds

Free £15 bet when you spend £5 on The New Football Pools

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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday March 13 2009
Time: 8:31AM

Comments

0
End of this month...Mmm where have we heard and read that before? The Tinsley/meadowbank site is a no no and mi thinks the chairman is full of ****. Back to Millmoor anyone?
sy2006
13/03/2009 09:23:00
0
End of this month...Mmm where have we heard and read that before? The Tinsley/meadowbank site is a no no and mi thinks the chairman is full of ****. Back to Millmoor anyone?
sy2006
13/03/2009 09:23:00
0
IN TOTAL AGREEMENT SY.....VERY REPETETIVE JUST LIKE THE TV PROGRAMMES AT MOMENT!!
southernbelle
13/03/2009 10:07:00
0
IN TOTAL AGREEMENT SY.....VERY REPETETIVE JUST LIKE THE TV PROGRAMMES AT MOMENT!!
southernbelle
13/03/2009 10:07:00
0
Very 'manyana' isn't it
herringthorpe
13/03/2009 10:26:00
0
Very 'manyana' isn't it
herringthorpe
13/03/2009 10:26:00
0
HAVE FAITH, I HAVE 100% TRUST IN T.S. AND I STRONGLY BELIEVE HE WILL TELL US WHEN IT'S CONCRETE....SO STOP BEING SO NEGATIVE.....
MILLERS1884
13/03/2009 18:53:00
0
HAVE FAITH, I HAVE 100% TRUST IN T.S. AND I STRONGLY BELIEVE HE WILL TELL US WHEN IT'S CONCRETE....SO STOP BEING SO NEGATIVE.....
MILLERS1884
13/03/2009 18:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Reserves Get First Points

Millers Reserves win first game

RUFC - Chairman Is The Calm One

Millers hoping to get Manager shortlist sorted this week

RUFC - Pressley's Name Top To Take Over The Helm?

Another name added to list

Sky's 10 In 10 - Who Features?

Sky Sports being their festive 10 in 10 this week, so who features in the football screening overload for 2016/17?

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who Would You Like As Next Rotherham Manager
Suggested By:
Ronnie Moore26%
Tony Mowbray2%
The Neville Brothers3%
Stevie Gerard4%
Keith Hill9%
Kevin Blackwell31%
Other25%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 19 13 1 5 40 21
2 Brighton 19 11 6 2 39 17
3 Reading 19 10 4 5 34 1
4 Leeds Utd 19 10 2 7 32 3
5 Birmingham 19 8 7 4 31 2
6 Sheff Wed 19 9 4 6 31 1
7 Norwich 19 9 3 7 30 4
8 Huddersfield 19 9 3 7 30 -3
9 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
10 Fulham 19 7 7 5 28 9
11 Bristol City 19 8 3 8 27 4
12 Barnsley 19 7 4 8 25 3
13 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
14 Preston 19 7 4 8 25 1
15 Aston Villa 19 5 10 4 25 1
16 Ipswich 19 6 6 7 24 -2
17 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
18 Brentford 19 6 4 9 22 -2
19 Burton 19 5 7 7 22 -4
20 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
21 Blackburn 19 5 5 9 20 -7
22 Cardiff 19 5 4 10 19 -12
23 Wigan 19 4 6 9 18 -5
24 Rotherham 19 1 4 14 7 -26
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Fulham (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Wigan Athletic (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 29 2016 7:45PM : Burton Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe80
2.sixpence46
3.Marky7917
4.mos6014
5.mvmiller6
6.miller4life5
7.nogginthenog3
8.axholme1
Vital Football Comment