Rotherham United - RUFC - Bids make Chairman laugh
UK time is: 18:49:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Bids make Chairman laugh

Rotherham United Chairman, Tony Stewart has called the bids by Coventry City for striker, Adam Le Fondre a 'publicity stunt'.

Speaking to the Yorkshire Post, Mr Stewart said, 'City came in with a joke bid a fortnight or so ago but I am sure they weren`t serious. I got the impression it was more a case of them wanting to show their supporters that they were trying to do something.'

It is thought that Coventry have made more than one bid for the Millers' top striker, with the last one probably involving money and a player exchange, probably with Clive Platt.

Mr Stewart also dissed a bid, thought to be around 300k, from Sheffield Wednesday, saying, 'I laughed when I saw the bid - it was less than we paid Rochdale for him. It wasn't enough. As a businessman, I don`t want anybody trying to take me to the cleaners.'



Join The Vital Debate

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:Wednesday August 24 2011

Time: 1:58PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

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 1148
2. herringthorpe 1002
3. sixpence 223
4. mos60 141
5. Millie Miller 20
6. miller4life 20
7. mvmiller 15
8. handyhaddock 9
9. nogginthenog 7
10. zipadeedoodah 5

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Fulham 46 14 10 22 -21 52
18. Bolton 46 13 12 21 -13 51
19. Reading 46 13 11 22 -21 50
20. Rotherham 46 11 16 19 -21 49
21. Brighton 46 10 17 19 -10 47
22. Millwall 46 9 14 23 -34 41
23. Wigan 46 9 12 25 -25 39

Breaking League News

Jutkiewicz And O'Hara Linked
Forest : 27/05/2015 17:12:00
Football's Most Under-Rated Attribute.
Ipswich : 27/05/2015 16:35:00
Marquis Signs New Deal
Millwall : 27/05/2015 16:29:01
Dorrans Signs For City
Norwich : 27/05/2015 16:14:00
Cardiff Linked With Another Two Strikers
Cardiff : 27/05/2015 15:58:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Should Wear The Millers Armband Next Season?
Suggested By:  
Kari Arnason 22%
Kirk Broadfoot 7%
Adam Collin 7%
Lee Frecklington 50%
Paul Green 7%
RIchie Smallwood 7%
Other 0%