Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Marshall 'come down to go up'

RUFC - Marshall 'come down to go up'

Rotherham United took striker, Marcus Marshall on an emergency months' loan last week and, for a young man, he certainly seems to have got his head screwed on the right way.

Speaking to The Advertiser this week, the twenty year old said, 'Sometimes you've got to come down to get back up.'

Marcus has worked with some big names already in his short career - Paul Ince, Mark Hughes and Sam Allardyce, to name but a few - and says that Rovers' centre-forward, Jason Roberts has been a big role model for him.

'He's always talking to me and suggesting ways I can get better,' Marshall said.

But the young man isn't exactly a stranger to South Yorkshire as he played for neighbours Doncaster Rovers when he was sixteen but was released and spotted by Blackburn while playing in a College game at Nottingham.

Before he came here, Marcus admits that he didn't know much about Rotherham so went on the internet to check out the players. 'I trained here last week for a couple of days to see how I found it and how they found me. Then the gaffer asked me if I'd like to come on a months loan.

'I want to get as much first team football as I can and want to show what I can do. I'm pacey and tricky and like to run at players, get by them and score. I want to get crosses in and produce an end product.'

If the month goes well then the chance is there for Marshall, and his fellow Blackburn team-mate and Millers loanee, Gavin Gunning, to stay on.

'I still want to cut it in the Premier League,' Marshall said, 'but I'm open minded and if I'm enjoying it and starting and playing well then of course, I'd consider staying.'



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday January 29 2010
Time: 9:15AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Millers Appoint Warnock

Former Miller to be at the helm

RUFC - What Is Tony Stewart Looking For In Next Manager

Chairman says, as it stands, he has three favoured candidates for vacant position

RUFC - Will Eaden Be In Charge On Saturday - Or Not?

Caretaker Boss still unsure what is happening this weekend

RUFC - So It's Down To Three

But which three

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Profile
baldtobeamiller
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What Sort Of Manager Do You Want To See Next
Suggested By:
An up and coming young manager7%
Someone with experience93%
A former Miller0%
Other0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 29 17 6 6 57 23
2 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 MK Dons 30 7 7 16 28 -18
21 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 8:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe403
2.rybel_b402
3.sixpence113
4.mos6057
5.Marky7915
6.Millie Miller14
7.mvmiller9
8.axholme9
9.miller4life5
10.nogginthenog4