Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Drewe 'I've put things into perspective'

RUFC - Drewe 'I've put things into perspective'

Rotherham United striker, Drew Broughton will miss the opening games of the season due to a broken toe but he has told The Advertiser that it won't get him down like it would have done when he was younger.

'The first day you go home after an injury you are devastated,' the thirty-one year old said, 'but then you read the news about John Hartson who is dying of cancer and it puts things into perspective.'

The Millers, who are his sixteenth club, offered Broughton a new one year deal in the summer and he carried on, 'I feel fit because I did six weeks of work before my injury. If I maintain that over the next few weeks and don't put any weight on my foot I'll be fine. I'm doing plenty of cycling and swimming and the physio is working me hard.'

It is hoped Drewe will be in contention for a place by the 20th August.



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday August 7 2009
Time: 10:29AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Injuries Not Worrying Stubbs

Millers Boss says players taken off for 'precaution' today

RUFC - Stubbs Takes Positives From Todays Defeat

Millers Boss after today's game

RUFC - Friendly Loss For Millers

Premier League side beat Millers at home

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Sunderland

Just a few facts and figures about this afternoon's guests

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Just over three weeks to the new season. How many players will the Millers have for that first game
Suggested By:
1512%
1611%
1710%
1811%
1910%
2029%
215%
22 or more12%

League Table

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

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe265
2.sixpence193
3.mos6032
4.Marky7911
5.Chris Maiden7
6.mvmiller7
7.zipadeedoodah4
8.axholme3
9.michael larkin1