Rotherham United - RUFC - Robins linked with Tykes
UK time is: 13:47:19
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Robins linked with Tykes

Well, I suppose it was bound to happen. Barnsley and Simon Davey part company by 'mutual consent' and the rumour mongers start linking Rotherham United Manager, Mark Robins, with the vacant seat.

The Tykes and Davey parted on Saturday evening after their defeat against Reading at Oakwell which leaves them with just one point from five games and in the bottom three of the Championship.

And, EatSleepSport has put Robins in the frame for the job.

Speaking to The Star, Barnsley director, Don Rowing said, 'Simon (Davey) did his best for the club but we had a lengthy discussion on Saturday evening and it was agreed to part ways.' And, Mr Rowing finished by saying, 'We have been inundated with inquiries over the weekend.'

Well, I bet Mark Robins wasn't one of those who was inquiring - and I doubt very much whether he will be leaving the Millers just yet - then again, stranger things have happened in football




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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday August 31 2009

Time: 12:33PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
carnt see this one. it would be a backward step for him
mick66owl
Report Abuse
01/09/2009 05:43:00

I can't see it Either, They have stuck with MR for some time and it has been an up and down rise. He has now moulded RU into his team and they have overcome the traumas of last season and are now a force to be reckoned with in thei division. They will soon be in the same division as the tykes as they pass going up.
buzz lightyear
Report Abuse
01/09/2009 08:00:00

It was the Barnsley fans who started the rumour I believe. Though, as they say, there is no smoke without fire. But Robins has said he is happy at Rotherham and is staying today
herringthorpe
Report Abuse
01/09/2009 11:11:00

 

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. rybel_b 1142
2. herringthorpe 987
3. sixpence 491
4. mos60 138
5. mvmiller 41
6. Millie Miller 38
7. miller4life 33
8. nogginthenog 26
9. axholme 23
10. nearlyataff 22

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Q.P.R. 4 - 2 Rotherham
Rotherham 0 - 0 Preston
Forest 2 - 1 Rotherham
Rotherham 1 - 4 MK Dons

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Bristol City 4 1 1 2 -3 4
19. Reading 4 0 3 1 -1 3
20. Huddersfield 4 0 3 1 -2 3
21. Fulham 4 0 2 2 -2 2
22. Blackburn 4 0 2 2 -2 2
23. Bolton 4 0 2 2 -4 2
24. Rotherham 4 0 1 3 -6 1

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Rumours Build of Stevie May Leaving Wednesday
Sheff Wed : 28/08/2015 10:46:01
Norwich are wasting their time
Wolves : 28/08/2015 09:43:00
RUFC - Halford 'Individual Mistakes Costing Us'
Rotherham : 28/08/2015 09:09:00
RUFC - Smallwood 'We've Got To Take Those Chances'
Rotherham : 28/08/2015 09:06:00
RUFC - Evans 'Prings Will Get Good Reception'
Rotherham : 28/08/2015 09:01:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would You Keep Same Team That Started Against Norwich For Saturday?
Suggested By:  
Yes 82%
No 18%