Rotherham United - RUFC - Seven Subs from next season
UK time is: 11:25:50
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Seven Subs from next season

Join The Vital Debate


Rotherham United could need bigger benches next season at the New York Stadium as Football League clubs have voted in favour of returning to seven substitutes.

In an attempt to cut costs, the Football League reduced the number of subs to five last season but the move proved very unpopular with managers and, at the Football League's Annual General Meeting, a proposal from Derby County and Birmingham to re-introduce the seven subs rule was backed by Chairman of other League clubs.

I think this is good news for the youth players in the squad who will get a chance to make up the numbers on the bench - I'd actually have liked to see a rule which said, two of the seven have to be under eighteen.


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:Tuesday June 5 2012

Time: 9:34AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Pen Pics - Joe Mattock (Wednesday August 5 2015)

RUFC - QPR Tickets On Sale (Tuesday August 4 2015)

RUFC - Gaffer Pondering Over Newell (Tuesday August 4 2015)

RUFC - Ref Watch v MK Dons (Tuesday August 4 2015)

RUFC - Fulham Tickets On Sale (Monday August 3 2015)

RUFC - Pen Pics - Lewis Buxton (Monday August 3 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. herringthorpe 142
2. rybel_b 133
3. sixpence 83
4. mos60 38
5. Millie Miller 7
6. mvmiller 4
7. nogginthenog 3
8. miller4life 3

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

The Season Ahead...
Birmingham : 05/08/2015 10:38:01
Nick Townsend Loaned To Barnsley
Birmingham : 05/08/2015 10:24:01
Liverpool winger signs for Wolves
Wolves : 05/08/2015 10:00:00
RUFC - Pen Pics - Joe Mattock
Rotherham : 05/08/2015 09:53:00
RUFC- What Of The Loanees - Emi Martinez
Rotherham : 05/08/2015 09:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Was Your Millers Man of the Match v Mainz 05
Suggested By:  
Roos 0%
Collins 4%
Maguire 36%
Frecklington 0%
White 20%
Halford 0%
G Ward 0%
Thorpe 12%
Derbyshire 0%
Smallwood 0%
Bowery 0%
Ledesma 0%
Trialist 28%
Other 0%