UK time is: 11:03:40
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Stewart wants players' feedback on manager

Rotherham United Chairman, Tony Stewart is letting the team help pick the new manager.

Mr Stewart recalls what happened at Leeds thirty-five years ago, when Brian Clough took over and immediately became unpopular with the players, which surely helped make up his mind to resign after just forty-four days.

Speaking to Ian Appleyard of The Yorkshire Post, Mr Stewart said, 'We are letting the names filter down to the team to get their feedback. We don't want the situation that happened with Mr Clough at Leeds.

'It will be important that the players are motivated by the individual and that there is respect.'

Mr Stewart is hoping to have someone in before the game at Barnet and, it is thought, will interview the last of the candidates today.

Ronnie Moore is still top of Rotherham Vital's Poll of 'Who would you like as the next boss'. And he would be a popular choice with the majority of fans. Some of the players have also played under Ronnie, either when he was Manager here before or at Tranmere.




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:Wednesday September 23 2009

Time: 10:46AM

Your Comments

I think it's good he's getting the players involved.
rybel_b
Oh to be a fly on the dressing room wall!
herringthorpe
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Addicks Preview (Saturday September 20 2014)

RUFC - Evans Says Brandy Will Be Back (Friday September 19 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Charlton Athletic (Friday September 19 2014)

RUFC - Skarz Trying Not To Foul! (Friday September 19 2014)

RUFC - Defender 'Loving It' At Rotherham (Friday September 19 2014)

RUFC - Reserves Lose First Game (Thursday September 18 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Charlton (Thursday September 18 2014)

RUFC - View From The Opposition - Bolton (Thursday September 18 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 739
2. herringthorpe 616
3. sixpence 342
4. miller4life 223
5. mos60 38
6. mvmiller 27
7. Millie Miller 24
8. nearlyataff 19
9. axholme 14
10. nogginthenog 13

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Wigan 7 2 2 3 1 8
17. Cardiff 7 2 2 3 -1 8
18. Brighton 7 2 1 4 -2 7
19. Rotherham 7 2 1 4 -4 7
20. Birmingham 7 1 3 3 -7 6
21. Bolton 7 1 2 4 -5 5
22. Huddersfield 7 1 2 4 -8 5

Breaking League News

Huddersfield Travel To Face Leeds
Huddersfield : 20/09/2014 10:01:00
Takeover completed - end of Madejski era
Reading : 20/09/2014 10:00:00
Peltier: 'Leeds fans don't bother me'
Huddersfield : 20/09/2014 09:49:00
Caddis Not a Right Back
Birmingham : 20/09/2014 09:47:00
Blues Ladies Held 0-0
Birmingham : 20/09/2014 09:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Many Loan Players Do You Think We Need When The Window Opens?
Suggested By:  
None 30%
One 18%
Two 9%
More 43%