UK time is: 00:09:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Moore looking forward to a fantastic game

Rotherham United play their first game since 11th December tomorrow and Manager, Ronnie Moore hopes things will go well, but said that one of the problems is that they haven't had that much time of late on grass.

Speaking to Radio Sheffield, Moore said, 'We trained Thursday and Friday on grass and hopefully that will be enough. But, you won't know until you play.

'We had Port Vale watched at Gillingham on Boxing Day and they looked a bit stale. But, maybe that game's done them a lot of good. But, it's about what we do on the park and if we play anything like we did against Aldershot then we will be more than a match for Port Vale. But, they are big and they are strong and we've spoken all week about not giving away uneccessary free kicks because they've got six or seven lads who are six foot plus. We've got four big 'uns to their six and they will give us a problem if we give away silly set plays. We've got to pass it and play at high tempo and stop their best player playing.'

Talking about ex Miller, Gary Roberts, Moore said, 'He is a fantastic footballer and you can't allow him time and space because if we do we'll get punished. He's fantastic from free kicks and his delivery from corners and set plays is good. His ability on the ball and on the pitch is brilliant it was off the field there was a problem.

'We've got to get enough balls out to Will (Atkinson) and enough out to Marsh (Marcus Marshall) because he's on fire at the moment, he's electric. And I'm hoping that their left back, Collins, is going to be in for a tough old time.

'I think it will be a fantastic game and hopefully we'll get a decent gate. I thought the fans were fantastic at the last home game.'

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:Friday December 31 2010

Time: 7:51PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - New Man Signs In (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Chairman Delighted With Sponsors (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Stadium Sponsor Announced (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Latest on Luciano Becchio (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Club Apologises Over Tickets (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Boss 'It's Good To Be Back' (Friday November 21 2014)

RUFC - Broadfoot Loan Deal Off (Thursday November 20 2014)

RUFC - 'Keeper Signs Extension (Thursday November 20 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. rybel_b 938
2. herringthorpe 854
3. sixpence 205
4. mos60 36
5. nearlyataff 33
6. miller4life 29
7. Millie Miller 20
8. mvmiller 17
9. zipadeedoodah 16
10. axholme 14

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Huddersfield 17 5 5 7 -6 20
17. Fulham 18 5 4 9 -5 19
18. Millwall 17 4 6 7 -5 18
19. Rotherham 17 4 6 7 -9 18
20. Brighton 17 3 8 6 -3 17
21. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
22. Wigan 17 3 7 7 -4 16

Breaking League News

Wolves v Forest Match Preview
Forest : 21/11/2014 23:35:00
Cardiff : 21/11/2014 22:10:00
Boro look to maintain progress
Middlesbrough : 21/11/2014 21:55:00
LUFC Hockaday returns to football with Swindon
Leeds Utd : 21/11/2014 19:32:00
Brentford v Fulham Team-Sheets
Fulham : 21/11/2014 19:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Of The Players Who Joined The Millers In The Summer/Start Of Season, Who Do You Think Has Done Best
Suggested By:  
Bowery 5%
Broadfoot 0%
Clarke-Harris 3%
Derbyshire 0%
Green 64%
Hall 0%
Richardson 7%
Taylor 21%
Other 0%