UK time is: 17:02:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - McGovern has his say

Rotherham United ex Manager, John McGovern is well respected in the football world and he says that whoever takes over the helm for the Millers will be getting a plumb job.

McGovern, who was joint manager of the Millers with Archie Gemmill from 1994 to 1996, which included the clubs first trip to Wembley in the Auto Windscreen Shield, told Radio Sheffield, 'Mark Robins did a very good job at Rotherham and they will be disappointed to lose him. But, this is what happens when a manager is doing well, they get noticed.

'Barnsley have done well getting him and one of the first things to note is that it's not far from Rotherham, so travelling for him won't be a problem.

'Rotherham will have to look round and find the best man for them now. Usually when clubs are looking for new managers it's because they aren't doing very well but whoever gets the job with Rotherham it will be different.'

John McGovern started his career with Hartlepool but is probably best known for his days with Derby and Nottingham Forest, where he won League Championship Medals, League Cups and European Cups. He was player/manager at Bolton before managing the Millers and managed Woking for a season.




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:Friday September 11 2009

Time: 7:10PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Technology Or Not For Refs? (Saturday March 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans Looking To Go Forward (Friday March 27 2015)

RUFC- Brindley Back Out On Loan (Thursday March 26 2015)

RUFC - 'Keeper Back Out On Loan (Thursday March 26 2015)

RUFC - Fulham Tickets On Sale (Wednesday March 25 2015)

RUFC - On This Day - 25th March (Wednesday March 25 2015)

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 1306
2. herringthorpe 1271
3. sixpence 447
4. mvmiller 34
5. mos60 33
6. Millie Miller 29
7. nogginthenog 26
8. miller4life 22
9. axholme 19
10. sthelensmiller 12

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 39 11 11 17 -19 44
19. Reading 38 12 8 18 -19 44
20. Fulham 39 12 7 20 -18 43
21. Rotherham 39 9 13 17 -20 40
22. Wigan 39 8 11 20 -17 35
23. Millwall 39 7 12 20 -31 33
24. Blackpool 39 4 11 24 -48 23

Breaking League News

Vital poll result: Pearce future?
Reading : 29/03/2015 17:00:01
Boycey Inspires Barbados To World Cup Win
Wigan : 29/03/2015 15:26:00
Frank's Focus - Marc-Antoine Fortune
Wigan : 29/03/2015 14:40:00
Jack O'Connell Returns From League 1 Loan
Brentford : 29/03/2015 12:09:00
Leeds Loan Watch - Ajose and Crewe cause a shock
Leeds Utd : 29/03/2015 10:12:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Is It Time For Better Technology For Officials
Suggested By:  
Yes 34%
No 0%
In Some Things 66%