Rotherham United - RUFC - Ronnie thinks Shots are play-off material
UK time is: 11:14:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Ronnie thinks Shots are play-off material

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore said he was surprised how comfortable it was against Aldershot in the play-off semi final legs, especially after only getting one point from six in the league.

Speaking to Millers Player Moore said, 'To be fair, we played well in the play-off game down there. And, we actually played well there in the league, but got beaten three-nil! And, it might sound stupid but that was really one of our better team performances without getting a result. To go an defend down there, like we did in the play-offs, was fantastic.

'But, they will be looking for revenge and they've got one or two new faces in there. They've got the lad Small who was at Chesterfield and they've got a bit of pace and we are going to have to defend well which is something we haven't done particularly well this season. We've got to make sure the two lads up front, because that's where it starts, work their socks off and the midfield players and the back four, when they are asked to defend, defend well. Morgan, up front is quick, six foot four or five, maybe could be better in the air, but he's always a threat and he's going to be a danger. We showed an interest in him last season but the asking price was out of our range.

'Aldershot are a good side and I honestly believe they are going to be play-off material. But, I think if we play to the best of our ability there won't be too many sides that will live with us.'

Join The Vital Debate

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

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 10 2010

Time: 5:51PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I have a feeling that he is just bigging them up to try to motivate the players and perhaps add a few derriers to the seats.
SFC Forever
Report Abuse
10/12/2010 18:57:00

It's a poor week really for football crowds - near Christmas and we've only just really been able to get out this last week because of the snow.
Report Abuse
10/12/2010 19:49:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Quick Championship Round-Up (Tuesday December 1 2015)

RUFC - Reserve Game Change (Monday November 30 2015)

RUFC - Brighton Tickets On Sale (Monday November 30 2015)

RUFC - Jono Buzzing After Win (Monday November 30 2015)

RUFC - Redfearn 'Best Has Helped Jono' (Saturday November 28 2015)

RUFC - Redfearn Praise For Ward (Saturday November 28 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)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Preston 18 3 9 6 -3 18
19. MK Dons 18 4 4 10 -9 16
20. Bristol City 18 3 7 8 -12 16
21. Charlton 18 4 4 10 -14 16
22. Huddersfield 18 3 6 9 -11 15
23. Rotherham 18 4 3 11 -12 15
24. Bolton 18 1 9 8 -13 12

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

RUFC - Quick Championship Round-Up
Rotherham : 01/12/2015 08:50:00
March In Team Of The Week
Brighton : 01/12/2015 08:45:01
Butterfield In Team Of The Week
Derby County : 01/12/2015 08:44:00
Jackett continues to be linked to QPR job
Wolves : 01/12/2015 08:43:01
League Cup Preview - Manchester City v Hull
Hull City : 01/12/2015 07:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which Of The Following Ex-Millers Would You Like To See Again In A Rotherham Shirt
Suggested By:  
Alfie 30%
Alan Lee 8%
Alex Revell 13%
Martin McIntosh 8%
Tony Towner 37%
Leo Fortune-West 4%