UK time is: 18:21:51
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Midfielder on his move to the Millers

Rotherham United`s latest signing, Michael O`Connor said he only needed ten minutes to make his mind up to come to the Millers.

Speaking to MillersPlayer the twenty-four year old defender said, 'I spoke to Steve Evans last week and after just ten minutes of speaking to him I thought this club is going places. He showed me round the stadium and my mind was made up.

'Yes, it was a step down to League Two but everyone I spoke to about Rotherham United said they are going places and, in the next four or five years, it will be a Championship club.

Speaking about the New York Stadium, Michael said, 'It`s decent and hopefully, in three years, it will be extended when we are in the Championship, but it`s already a Championship stadium and it will be good to play in every week.`

Asked what he will bring to the Millers, the former Crewe and Scunthorpe player said, 'I`m a box-to-box midfielder. I score goals and was scoring in the Championship a few years ago. I get a few assists as well and I`ve got experience so hopefully I`ll bring something to the team to help us to the top of the league.`

Asked about his International career with Ireland, the sixth signing of pre-season said, 'At the minute I`m just concentrating getting Rotherham into League One then hopefully into the Championship.`


Join The Vital Debate

Don`t forget, you can also catch 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:Thursday May 31 2012

Time: 8:17AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Defender Out On Lone Again (Thursday January 29 2015)

RUFC - View From The Opposition - Bolton (Thursday January 29 2015)

RUFC - Millwall Tickets On Sale (Wednesday January 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans Hoping For Permanent Signings (Wednesday January 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans Pleased For Goal Scorers (Wednesday January 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans 'Newton Was Outstanding' (Wednesday January 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans 'Players Were Fantastic' (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Rampant Millers Get First Win Of 2015 (Tuesday January 27 2015)

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 1355
2. herringthorpe 1170
3. sixpence 532
4. mos60 48
5. miller4life 30
6. Millie Miller 28
7. mvmiller 22
8. axholme 18
9. nogginthenog 15
10. sthelensmiller 11

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Charlton 27 6 14 7 -10 32
18. Reading 27 8 7 12 -11 31
19. Brighton 27 6 11 10 -5 29
20. Rotherham 27 6 11 10 -10 29
21. Leeds Utd 26 6 8 12 -11 26
22. Millwall 27 5 9 13 -19 24
23. Wigan 27 4 9 14 -10 21

Breaking League News

RUFC - Defender Out On Lone Again
Rotherham : 29/01/2015 18:19:00
RUFC - Conor Pleased To Get His First Goal
Rotherham : 29/01/2015 18:05:00
Contract Talks Open With de Vries
Forest : 29/01/2015 18:03:00
RUFC - View From The Opposition - Bolton
Rotherham : 29/01/2015 17:58:00
Fryatt Set For Millwall Return?
Forest : 29/01/2015 17:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should FA Cup Replays Be Scrapped?
Suggested By:  
Yes 40%
No 38%
Not Sure 22%