Rotherham United - RUFC - Evans knackered but delighted
UK time is: 15:50:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Evans knackered but delighted

Rotherham United Manager, Andy Scott is delighted to have winger Gareth Evans back after a long spell out with injury.

And the twenty-three year old is pleased to be back playing too. He played the second half of the win last Saturday against Plymouth and the whole game on Tuesday night against Torquay, although afterwards he probably thinks he was on too long.

Speaking to David Beddows of The Advertiser, the former Macclesfield Town said, 'I was told I was going to get an hour on Tuesday and in the second half the gaffer was asking how I was and I said I was alright. But I think that was just enthusiasm because I was knackered after about an hour and in the end I was just glad to get through the ninety minutes. I`ve waited a long time to do that and I`ve done it injury free. The only real problem is the tiredness and I think I played twenty minutes too long.

'It`s a case of making up for lost time and trying to play as much football as I can. I`m just glad I`m going to be fit for this weekend.

'If we can win at Oxford then it takes the gap down to two points and puts pressure on them. Three points would have been nice on Tuesday but we can`t be too down about it because we played well. We`ve got to take that tempo into the weekend and hopefully get a bit of the rub of the green. They didn`t get a good result at Bradford last week and their supporters will be anxious they do well tomorrow but that can go against you and put too much pressure on you. Hopefully we can go there and play on that.`

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:Friday March 16 2012

Time: 9:34AM


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. herringthorpe 107
2. sixpence 64
3. mvmiller 8
4. mos60 6
5. Marky79 3
6. zipadeedoodah 2
7. nogginthenog 1
8. miller4life 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 10 2 4 4 -4 10
19. MK Dons 10 2 2 6 -5 8
20. Brentford 10 2 2 6 -7 8
21. Rotherham 10 2 2 6 -7 8
22. Bolton 10 1 5 4 -7 8
23. Preston 10 1 4 5 -6 7
24. Bristol City 10 1 4 5 -8 7

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

RUFC - Black Has Full Week Planned For Players
Rotherham : 06/10/2015 15:38:01
Wednesday Winger Wallace Scoops PFA Award
Sheff Wed : 06/10/2015 14:26:00
Why Mr Mick Is Coming In For Stick
Ipswich : 06/10/2015 13:35:00
Should Maghoma Start?
Birmingham : 06/10/2015 12:49:00
RUFC - Cup Action Football For Reserves Today
Rotherham : 06/10/2015 09:28:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would You Like A Former Millers Player As The New Manager?
Suggested By:  
Yes, I've no problem with that 80%
No, let's get someone new to the club 0%
Not Sure 20%