Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Evans on Arnason

RUFC - Evans on Arnason

Rotherham United Manager, Steve Evans did everything he could to bring in Kari Arnason and told MillersPlayer that the Icelandic International has registered him as the 'pester of the season'!

'I've never left him alone,' Evans admitted, 'spoken to him when he's been on International duty and when he's been home in Iceland. I've kept at him but allowed him to continue his talks with other clubs while hoping that the passion and drive led by the Chairman and myself would come through which thankfully it did.

'Kari is a top, top signing for this football club - well a top signing for any football club. He's a current international and I went to France to see him where he was outstanding. We also had him watched against Sweden and it was another excellent performance. I watched him on three occasions last year and every time I've seen him I've been suitably impressed. His willingness to come back and play in English football has obviously helped and my good friend Craig Brown, who is the Aberdeen Manager, couldn't have given the player any higher endorsements.

'He's six feet three inches and is technically very good. He can pass it all over the pitch and is strong and aggressive. I see him as a midfield player but whose to say, if we sign another top midfield player, he might play at centre-back. We love it when players have a position were we see them but have the ability to play in other positions.'

When asked if there was any truth that Kari had turned down wages of five grand, the Millers Boss said, 'Well he would if we offered him twelve! Listen, if we start believing what people think then we'd drive ourselves crazy. That figure is miles away, it's not even half that kind of money and Aberdeen didn't offer that sort of money either. Craig Brown and I had a chuckle about the figures that were bandied about and they are just nonsense.'




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



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Saturday June 9 2012
Time: 7:37PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Safe Standing - Would You Welcome It

Safe Standing looks like taking a step closer . . . .

RUFC - A Quick Update On The Ins and Outs At Rotherham

Whose arrive, whose moved on . . . .

RUFC - Millers Interested In Tractor Boys?

Two at Ipswich reported to be interesting Rotherham

RUFC - What Of Our Loanees - Carlton Morris

What happened to the striker when he left the Millers . . . .

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Would You Like To See Safe Standing At The NYS?
Suggested By:
Yes20%
No68%
It would depend where it was12%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe358
2.sixpence271
3.Chris Maiden46
4.Tony Kidding27
5.mos6013
6.mvmiller12
7.nogginthenog3
8.gingetobeamiller2
9.BradtheMiller1
Write for Vital Football