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RUFC - View from the Opposition - Northampton Town

RUFC - View from the Opposition - Northampton Town

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore said it was soul destroying after his team lost a two-nil lead at Don Valley to third from bottom of the league, Northampton Town, to end up with a point.

On the other hand, Cobblers boss, Ian Sampson told their Official Site that he was 'delighted to get a point.`

'The first half was quite open,` Sampson said, 'and I thought we were a bit unlucky with their first goal because it took a massive deflection, though their second was a good strike. But we responded really well with two well worked goals.

'We told the players, before the game, that if we kept our discipline we would have a good chance of getting something from the game and it`s a good point away from home but we need to back that up by winning our home games.`

Skipper, Andy Holt,who scored the equalising goal last night said, 'After the second goal went in I told the lads that we`d got to stick together, because it`s early days and they`d not shown anything special and we didn`t let our heads drop and we got back into it.

'We managed to get the ball into the front men which brought their full-backs come in nice and narrow which gave us wingers time to get on the ball and we managed to get some good balls in and create some chances.`

Abdul Osman, the Cobblers midfielder, said that it was a good point to get but he thought that Northampton were the better side and should have gone on and won the game.

What do you think? Who were the better side last night? Was a draw a fair result? Come and tell us, here on Vital Rotherham what your thoughts areā€¦
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Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Wednesday November 24 2010
Time: 9:40AM

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