UK time is: 07:04:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Robins post Barnet

Rotherham United Manager, Mark Robins thought that his team looked 'leggy' last night after the loss at Barnet which isn't surprising really after three away trips at Luton, Aldershot and Barnet in eight days.

Speaking to Radio Sheffield, the gaffer said, 'It's the end of the long trips now and we've got four home and two away games, although it's a hectic Easter weekend with two games in three days.

'The amount of games isn't an excuse because we were beaten by a player, Paul Furlong, who has been around a long time and who lulled us into a false sense of security for the first goal when he put the ball through Ian Sharps legs and stuck it into the net. For the second he found space in the box, we didn't stop it and he got his header in. And Gary Breen martialled his defence well at the back. When we went one down we tried to nick something but it wasn't to be and we aren't going to dwell on it.

'If we'd won tonight we'd have beaten the record for the run of away wins that went back to 1951 which just shows what an achievement we've made this season and the players can be proud but it was always going to be a tough ask with the amount of games we've played.

'We are on the final run-in now but we need to push on and get to our target of ending in the top three before the points were taken off us.'




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



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.

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 8 2009

Time: 3:07PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Middlesbrough (Thursday October 30 2014)

RUFC - Green Picked For The Irish (Wednesday October 29 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Middlesbrough (Wednesday October 29 2014)

RUFC - Ticket Update (Tuesday October 28 2014)

RUFC - Evans Admits He Got It Wrong (Sunday October 26 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 982
2. herringthorpe 819
3. sixpence 455
4. miller4life 90
5. mos60 60
6. nearlyataff 41
7. Millie Miller 31
8. mvmiller 28
9. axholme 19
10. nogginthenog 18

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Brentford 14 5 4 5 -3 19
14. Reading 14 5 3 6 -5 18
15. Millwall 14 4 5 5 -2 17
16. Rotherham 14 4 5 5 -3 17
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15

Breaking League News

Lennon: Adams Was The Right Choice
Norwich : 31/10/2014 07:00:00
Rowett Attention to Detail Revealed
Birmingham : 31/10/2014 07:00:00
Davis Thankful for Wolves Time
Birmingham : 31/10/2014 07:00:00
Ince Perfect For Pearce!
Forest : 31/10/2014 00:21:00
Our Performance against Fulham.
Charlton : 30/10/2014 22:03:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do you prefer evening or afternoon football
Suggested By:  
Afternoon 70%
Evenings 13%
Any 17%