Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Brogan to start tonight?

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



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Tuesday November 9 2010
Time: 11:15AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

Stats: Bolton Wanderers v Rotherham United

All the stats from Bolton Wanderers (2) vs (1) Rotherham United, Macron Stadium, 6 February 2016 3.00pm Att: 14,641 (1,348 Millers)

RUFC - Becchio Latest

Becchio missing from today's squad

RUFC - Praise For Wood From Manager

Neil Redfearn went for experience in the back four today

RUFC - Gaffer 'We've Got Sixteen Cup Finals'

Millers Boss frustrated with getting nothing from today's game

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Profile
baldtobeamiller
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How Many Of Our February Games Will We Win
Suggested By:
Five8%
Four2%
Three28%
Two14%
One23%
None25%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
2 Middlesbrough 28 17 5 6 56 23
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 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
21 MK Dons 29 7 6 16 27 -18
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.rybel_b246
2.herringthorpe245
3.sixpence75
4.mos6031
5.mvmiller7
6.Millie Miller6
7.miller4life5
8.Marky795
9.axholme5
10.zipadeedoodah3