Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Reserves lose to Vale

RUFC - Reserves lose to Vale

Rotherham United Reserves 2 v Port Vale Reserves 3

After seeing ten goals on Saturday at Don Valley, around one hundred Millers fans, who braved the pouring rain, were entertained to another five goals last night.

The first real shot at goal was on sixteen minutes when Vale`s Fraser skipped round the Millers defence and his twenty-five yard shot hit the back of the net. After having a couple of harmless shots towards Martin in the visitor`s goal, the Millers finally equalised when a shot from Ollie Banks was deflected off Paul Warne into the net. But, more or less straight away, Vale went up the other end and Tony Malbon put the visitors back in the lead. Marcus Marshall ran from one end of the pitch to the other but was dispossessed before he had time to shoot and from that Kristian Cox went up the other end and made the score three-one.

With Marshall moving up front for the start of the second half the early pressure was all from the Millers with Jamie Green having a couple of shots that went wide while Joe Gaughan, on for Alec Denton, also saw a shot go just wide of the upright. Then the Millers got a penalty after Warne went down under a challenge from Davies in the area. The Millers veteran picked himself up and put the resulting spot kick away to make it three-two. There was a lull after this although Marshall had a shot deflected wide and Fraser, for Vale, rattled the crossbar in the final minute of the game.

Teams

Rotherham United

Annerson
Hatton (Royles)
Green
Snee
Ashworth
Banks
Denton (Gaughan)
Darley
Warne
Whitwell (Hiley)
Marshall

Subs not used - Lord, Hancock

Port Vale
Martin
Raglan
Taylor
Morsy (Connolly)
Bratt
Davis
Rice
Fraser
Malbon
Cox (McGowan)
Lloyd

Subs not used - Johnson, Lee, Thorley

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Tuesday August 24 2010
Time: 9:17AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Blackburn Preview

Rotherham United welcome Blackburn Rovers for the final home game of the season with both teams on the same points in the league.

The Millers are hoping to continue their eleven game unbeaten r

RUFC - Warnock 'Difficult But Enjoyable Task'

Gaffer hopes people will remember the eleven game undefeated run after he's gone

RUFC - Gaffer To 'Experiment' Tomorrow?

Neil Warnock might change a few things for tomorrows game

RUFC - Richie 'We're All Pulling In The Same Direction'

Midfielder says 'we've pulled ourselves out of a hole'

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Thinking about pre-season friendlies. Who would you like to see at the New York Stadium
Suggested By:
Local Teams9%
A Premier League Side52%
A team from the Bundesliga30%
A side from Serie A4%
Someone from La Liga3%
A club from the French Ligue 11%
Other1%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 45 26 10 9 88 32
2 Burnley 44 24 15 5 87 33
3 Brighton 44 24 15 5 87 30
4 Hull City 44 23 11 10 80 31
5 Derby County 44 21 14 9 77 24
6 Sheff Wed 44 18 17 9 71 19
7 Cardiff 44 17 16 11 67 8
8 Ipswich 44 16 15 13 63 0
9 Birmingham 45 16 14 15 62 4
10 Brentford 44 17 8 19 59 -2
11 Preston 44 14 16 14 58 -1
12 Leeds Utd 44 14 16 14 58 -7
13 Q.P.R. 44 13 18 13 57 0
14 Wolves 44 13 15 16 54 -6
15 Reading 44 13 13 18 52 -4
16 Huddersfield 44 13 12 19 51 -3
17 Forest 44 12 15 17 51 -5
18 Blackburn 44 11 16 17 49 -3
19 Rotherham 44 13 10 21 49 -13
20 Bristol City 44 12 13 19 49 -20
21 Fulham 44 11 15 18 48 -11
R MK Dons 44 9 12 23 39 -28
R Charlton 44 8 13 23 37 -38
R Bolton 44 4 15 25 27 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Apr 30 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2016 12:30PM : Hull City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe822
2.rybel_b779
3.sixpence192
4.mos6050
5.mvmiller36
6.Millie Miller29
7.nogginthenog24
8.miller4life23
9.axholme23
10.sthelensmiller8