Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Moore 'it's a massive week'

RUFC - Moore 'it's a massive week'

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore spoke about the game against Macclesfield, who are in seventeenth place in League Two, tomorrow afternoon at Don Valley.

'Everyone will expect us to win because they are down there,` Moore told MillersPlayer, 'but they`ve had a couple of decent results and they are a very solid side. Keith (Alexander) has them organised and they are going to be hard to break down.

'They`ll play 5-4-1 and it will be a matter of us being patient. Really, we need to get the first goal because once we do that they are going to have to come out. And it means everyone being patient including the fans. I can understand sometimes, with the performances, why the fans have booed us off at half-time but there are times that we need their help. We looked like we`ve got a settled team at the moment and we hope they will get behind us because we need it. When the fans aren`t behind you, especially at home, and are shouting at the players, when there`s only around three thousand there you can hear them. And, yes, the players do have to be thick skinned and get on with it and I`ve told them if they get out there and get a sweat on then the fans will forgive. But against Darlington I didn`t think there was one player who reached the standard that was acceptable.

'The game on Tuesday is massive but if we can beat Macclesfield tomorrow we could be in second place when Bournemouth come on Tuesday. It`s a massive week for us - Macclesfield, Bournemouth, Darlington. And if our lads go to Darlington and don`t get a result after what happened here then they want locking up to be fair because even I want to play in that.`



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Friday January 29 2010
Time: 3:38PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Adams Turns Professional

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Reserve Games Changes

Millers travel to Hartlepool tomorrow in change to original fixture

Stats: Newcastle United v Rotherham United

All the stats from Newcastle United (4) vs (0) Rotherham United, St James' Park, 23 January 2016 3.00pm Att: 52,208

RUFC - View From The Opposition - Newcastle United

Rafa Benitez's thoughts after Saturday's game

RUFC - Wilson To Leave?

Rumour has it that the Millers are to let Kelvin Wilson leave

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How Many Players Will We Bring In During The January Window
Suggested By:
One26%
Two29%
Three35%
Four3%
Five or more7%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 27 19 1 7 58 33
2 Brighton 26 17 6 3 57 24
3 Huddersfield 27 15 4 8 49 2
4 Leeds Utd 27 15 3 9 48 10
5 Reading 26 14 4 8 46 2
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 27 12 7 8 43 6
8 Barnsley 27 12 5 10 41 5
9 Fulham 26 10 10 6 40 13
10 Norwich 27 12 4 11 40 5
11 Preston 27 11 7 9 40 3
12 Birmingham 27 9 10 8 37 -5
13 Aston Villa 27 8 12 7 36 1
14 Ipswich 27 9 7 11 34 -5
15 Brentford 27 9 6 12 33 -1
16 Cardiff 26 9 6 11 33 -9
17 Q.P.R. 27 9 6 12 33 -11
18 Wolves 27 8 8 11 32 -3
19 Forest 27 8 6 13 30 -7
20 Bristol City 27 8 3 16 27 -4
21 Wigan 27 6 7 14 25 -8
22 Burton 27 6 7 14 25 -11
23 Blackburn 27 6 7 14 25 -12
24 Rotherham 27 4 4 19 16 -33
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 14 2017 7:45PM : Huddersfield Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 18 2017 3:00PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe312
2.sixpence212
3.mos6061
4.Millie Miller18
5.mvmiller17
6.axholme17
7.miller4life14
8.nogginthenog14
9.Marky7912
10.swanleygill6
The Vital Football Members League