UK time is: 13:07:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Ronnie reveals fully fit squad

Rotherham United Manager, Ronnie Moore says his squad have a clean bill of health before the game tomorrow at Don Valley against Barnet.

Speaking to MillersPlayer, Moore said, 'Callum (Kennedy) is over the virus he picked up before Tuesday's game, Cress (Ryan Cresswell) and Ian (Thomas-Moore) are fine so it gives us quite a healthy bunch of players.

'The big thing for me is that we've got twenty-four players who all want to and are all capable of playing and it's fantastic for us that they are all fit. I mean we're going to be very lucky if the side that plays this Saturday is the side that will compete the following Saturday because three games in a week is hard but we've no reason to risk players because we've got others in similar positions that we can change.

'Unfortunately, you can only have eighteen involved so there will be one or two senior players who will certainly be unhappy tomorrow. But, they have to handle it in the right way. We've got a lot of games coming up so there's no time for bottom lips out, it needs everybody sticking together and doing the right thing

'Johnny Mullins is fine. He got the full ball right in his face on Tuesday to start with and then got an elbow. He felt a bit dizzy but he's trained so everything's looking well.

'Ian has trained, done all the sprints and all the running so he'll come into contention.

'Ryan will be back, definitely next week. He's not had a game and we are trying like mad to get a reserve team game for next Wednesday behind closed doors, because I don't want to push him in until he's had ninety minutes. Once he's got the cobwebs off and played for those ninety minutes there is every chance that he could be available for the Bury game.

'It's decision time for me. We've played well in two of the games just recently and picked up four points, so it's a long hard decision. Do you change it? Why alter it when you're going so well? They are the things I need to think about before I make the final decision.

'We've had two seven hour journeys this week down to Torquay and back so we've given them a couple of days off to get over it, because if they're not fit now they're never going to be fit. They've been in training this morning and we're getting them raring to go tomorrow.'


Join The Vital Debate

Don't forget, you can also follow Vital Rotherham on Facebook and Twitter!

Vital Rotherham on: facebook

Vital Rotherham on: twitter




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 March 4 2011

Time: 1:26PM

Your Comments

Maybe a good job we didn't stick to the original plan of only having '20' in the squad then, eh
herringthorpe
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Skarz 'Every Game Is Huge' (Friday October 24 2014)

RUFC - Players Ready For Big Game (Friday October 24 2014)

RUFC - No One In Before Weekend (Thursday October 23 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Brighton (Thursday October 23 2014)

RUFC - Time Change For England U19's (Thursday October 23 2014)

RUFC - Morgs 'It's About Consistency' (Thursday October 23 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 729
2. herringthorpe 593
3. sixpence 343
4. miller4life 78
5. mos60 42
6. nearlyataff 30
7. Millie Miller 25
8. mvmiller 19
9. axholme 15
10. nogginthenog 14

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Blackburn 13 5 4 4 -1 19
12. Brentford 13 5 4 4 -1 19
13. Sheff Wed 13 4 6 3 0 18
14. Rotherham 13 4 4 5 -3 16
15. Leeds Utd 13 4 4 5 -3 16
16. Huddersfield 13 4 4 5 -6 16
17. Reading 13 4 3 6 -8 15

Breaking League News

The Opposition View - Blackpool
Reading : 24/10/2014 13:00:00
Fulham v Charlton Athletic - PREVIEW
Charlton : 24/10/2014 12:18:00
Rate The Ref: Away to Birmingham
Bournemouth : 24/10/2014 12:12:00
12th Man - Is It Time For A Change?
Wigan : 24/10/2014 12:11:00
Byram: They Should Be In The Premier League
Norwich : 24/10/2014 10:27:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do you prefer evening or afternoon football
Suggested By:  
Afternoon 81%
Evenings 6%
Any 13%