UK time is: 23:24:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Brown praise from Scott

Rotherham United defender, Troy Brown was praised by his manager after coming on to replace Johnny Mullins on Boxing Day at Macclesfield.

Mullins seemed to take a knock to his face and was taken off looking very groggy and Brown came on as his replacement with Andy Scott saying he`d done well.

Speaking to The Star, Scott said, 'It`s some time since Troy played in the team but he`s trained ever so hard recently. You never know when you will be required but you have to be ready to go in.

'He`s taken everything on board that we`ve asked and he`s seen the defenders we`ve brought in and what they have been asked to do. The thing is, we know he can do it and he`s got other qualities as well.`

Troy joined the Millers in the summer from Ipswich Town but has only been involved in six games, scoring one goal against Barnet in a two-all draw at Don Valley. He has also been involved in the Welsh Under Twenty-One squad and, until Monday, hadn`t played for the Millers since the beginning of October.

'His performance at Macclesfield will give him a lot of confidence,` Scott said.

I'll be honest, I never really knew what Troy had done to be left out of the squad and, after Scott had 'lauded' him up when he brought him in, I was more than surprised when we started fetching in defenders on loan.





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:Thursday December 29 2011

Time: 9:52AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Evans 'It's Hard To Take' (Saturday August 30 2014)

Bees Sting Millers At Home (Saturday August 30 2014)

Millers v Bees Preview (Saturday August 30 2014)

RUFC - Loanee Wants A Goal (Friday August 29 2014)

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Brentford (Thursday August 28 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Brentford (Thursday August 28 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 1425
2. herringthorpe 1034
3. sixpence 677
4. miller4life 331
5. mos60 89
6. mvmiller 44
7. Millie Miller 36
8. nearlyataff 31
9. nogginthenog 30
10. axholme 24

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Blackburn 5 2 1 2 -2 7
15. Reading 5 2 1 2 -3 7
16. Middlesbrough 5 2 0 3 0 6
17. Rotherham 5 2 0 3 -3 6
18. Leeds Utd 5 2 0 3 -5 6
19. Ipswich 5 1 2 2 -1 5
20. Birmingham 5 1 2 2 -5 5

Breaking League News

Wolves : 30/08/2014 23:16:00
We were lacking admits Karanka
Middlesbrough : 30/08/2014 22:04:00
Early goal sinks Boro
Middlesbrough : 30/08/2014 21:56:00
Second Half Pleases McCarthy
Ipswich : 30/08/2014 21:20:00
Vital Report: Fulham 1 Cardiff 1
Cardiff : 30/08/2014 21:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Capital One Cup - If you don't want it seeded would you like it 'regionalised'?
Suggested By:  
No I wouldn't like that 10%
Yes that would be a better idea 68%
Leave it as it is 22%