Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Moore sees red over tackle

RUFC - Moore sees red over tackle

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore thought that Gillingham`s Curtis Weston was lucky to still be on the pitch last night after clattering into Millers` 'keeper, Andy Warrington.

Speaking to Radio Sheffield after his side lost three-one last night, Moore said, 'That lad was very, very fortunate to just get a yellow.

'Woggy`s got three big cuts on his face and his head - five in one, three in another and two in the other. And you`re telling me that wasn`t malicious?

'No one wants to see things like that. The ball was in Woggy`s hands and he`s gone for it. I mean, I`ve done it myself when I was playing but not like that. You go for the ball but not when the 'keeper`s got hold of it - once he`s got hold of it you don`t go, simple as that because you know you`re going to do damage.

'Andy Hessenthaler didn`t agree with me. Some of the remarks he said were stupid but I`m not going to get involved in that because it was the heat of the moment, which I can understand, because he was a fiery little player when he played. He came over and said the lad`s only eighteen. What`s that got to do with it? Whether he`s eighteen or forty-eight? He`s gone for him, it`s as simple as that. I`d like to see the incident again because for me I thought the lad was very lucky he only got a yellow.`

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Wednesday February 9 2011
Time: 9:38AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - A Quick Look At Our 'New' Players

Just a quick look at the players who came in during the last transfer window

RUFC - Tickets On Sale Tomorrow For Bristol Rovers

Tickets on sale for our away game against Bristol Rovers

RUFC - England U17 Ticket News

The New York Stadium to host an U17 International

RUFC - Updated News On Crewe Tickets

Tickets on sale from tomorrow

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will You Be Going To See The Millers Take On Crewe In The FA Cup?
Suggested By:
Yes26%
No57%
Not Sure17%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe342
2.sixpence181
3.mos6038
4.Millie Miller27
5.nogginthenog22
6.axholme20
7.mvmiller18
8.Marky7918
9.miller4life13
10.sthelensmiller11
The Vital Football Members League