UK time is: 22:53:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Mullen challenge to Taylor

Rotherham United striker, Ryan Taylor has suffered a few setbacks in his career but, this time, has been challenged by Assistant Manager, Jimmy Mullen to be an important part of the clubs push for promotion.

Twenty-two year old Ryan has been with the Millers since a trainee, making his first team debut from the subs' bench in December 2005. The following season he was becoming a regular in the side but was hit by glandular fever which knocked him sideways for a while. His previous form wasn`t really regained and he was sent out on loan to Burton Albion by former boss Mark Robins. When Ronnie Moore took charge of the Millers, Ryan was sent out on loan again to Exeter City where he became quite a favourite down there, returning to Rotherham for the play-offs at the end of last season. He made an immediate impact and scored the two Wembley goals making him a good prospect for this season.

Unfortunately, he has to kick a ball yet this season as he injured the fifth metatarsal in his right foot during pre-season training and, it was expected, that he would be out for around five months. But Ryan has made good progress and is expected to return to full training today.

Speaking to Dom Howson of The Star, before the game on Saturday, Jimmy Mullen said, 'Ryan starting kicking a ball this week which is great news for us.

'He`s been working hard with physio, Dennis Circuit and he isn`t far off coming back and it would be massive for us if he can come back and perform anywhere near the level he did in the play-offs.`

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday September 13 2010

Time: 9:35AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Millers v Blackburn Preview (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Broadfoot Was Excellent' (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Big Decision To Recall Rowe' (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Blackburn (Tuesday September 30 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Blackburn (Monday September 29 2014)

RUFC - Brighton Tickets On Sale (Monday September 29 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'It Wasn't Our Day' (Sunday September 28 2014)

Millers Lose At Portman Road (Sunday September 28 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. herringthorpe 1003
2. rybel_b 1002
3. sixpence 587
4. miller4life 273
5. mos60 49
6. mvmiller 40
7. Millie Miller 33
8. nearlyataff 30
9. axholme 23
10. nogginthenog 19

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 -2 13
15. Bournemouth 10 3 3 4 1 12
16. Millwall 10 3 2 5 -3 11
17. Rotherham 10 3 2 5 -4 11
18. Brighton 10 2 4 4 -2 10
19. Birmingham 10 2 4 4 -6 10
20. Wigan 10 2 3 5 -2 9

Breaking League News

Watford : 30/09/2014 22:45:00
Boro drop points
Middlesbrough : 30/09/2014 22:17:00
Bournemouth : 30/09/2014 22:16:00
Man of the match v boro
Blackpool : 30/09/2014 22:07:00
Online Poll : What area would you strengthen
Blackpool : 30/09/2014 22:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

If You Was Manager Would You Start Becchio On Tuesday?
Suggested By:  
Yes 84%
No 16%