UK time is: 19:40:51
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Brogan to start tonight?

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore has hinted that Stephen Brogan might start tonight`s game against Huddersfield in the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy.

The Millers fans have made no secret that they`d like to see the Rotherham born defender/midfielder back in the starting eleven and, speaking to MillersPlayer, Moore said, 'He`s missed forty-two training days this season which is a long time. So, how do you keep your fitness, how do you get your fitness? He thinks he`s a fit as he was when pre-season started, but he`s not.

'You cannot miss forty-two days training and expect to be at the same level as the other lads. In the meantime he`s doing extra work, he`s doing extra training and he`s hungry and he wants to play. And he might get his opportunity in the match tonight. I don`t see Brogan as being a left-back now, if he`s going to play it will be wide left or just inside left side of midfield.`

Affectionately known as Paddy to most Millers fans, the twenty-two year old is a product of the Rotherham United Youth Academy and made his full debut on New Years Eve 2006. Getting many Man of the Match awards, including Vital Rotherham`s Young Player of the Season, it was thought that the Millers would be hard pressed to hold onto this young man. Unfortunately, for Stephen and Rotherham United, he suffered an horrific double fracture of his leg in 2008 during a game and was subsequently out for fourteen months. Since then he has had a few niggles and has been playing in the Reserves - and, from onlookers has been playing well, although has only made one first team start this season, which was against Peterborough in the League Cup.

It would be great for him and the fans if he does get a start tonight.

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:Tuesday November 9 2010

Time: 11:15AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Evans 'We've Been Robbed' (Sunday February 1 2015)

RUFC -Hall Becomes A Hatter (Saturday January 31 2015)

Millers Earn A Point At The Valley (Saturday January 31 2015)

Millers v Addicks Preview (Friday January 30 2015)

RUFC - Hunt Signs In (Friday January 30 2015)

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 24
2. herringthorpe 22
3. zipadeedoodah 2
4. mvmiller 1
5. mos60 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Huddersfield 28 9 7 12 -11 34
17. Bolton 27 9 6 12 -6 33
18. Charlton 28 6 15 7 -10 33
19. Rotherham 28 6 12 10 -10 30
20. Brighton 28 6 11 11 -6 29
21. Leeds Utd 27 7 8 12 -10 29
22. Millwall 28 6 9 13 -18 27

Breaking League News

Brentford Beaten By Spot On Leadbitter
Brentford : 01/02/2015 19:14:00
Vital Report: Cardiff 0 Derby 2
Cardiff : 01/02/2015 19:13:00
LUFC Leeds Transfer Rumours - Final Week
Leeds Utd : 01/02/2015 19:06:00
Tommy Smith Discharged From Hospital
Huddersfield : 01/02/2015 19:00:00
Brentford : 01/02/2015 18:54:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should FA Cup Replays Be Scrapped?
Suggested By:  
Yes 38%
No 37%
Not Sure 25%