Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Cress sad to leave

RUFC - Cress sad to leave

Rotherham United defender, Ryan Cresswell is sorry to be leaving the club he's grown up supporting.

Cress, who will be joining Southend United subject to a medical later this week, told Les Payne of The Star that he is disappointed not to be leading the Millers out at the New York Stadium.

Cress, who joined the Millers from Bury in the summer of 2010, played just thirty-three games in the last two seasons due to injury and managed just seventeen games last season, getting five goals. In his last game for Rotherham he was sent for an early bath after getting a second yellow card on seventy-four minutes for tripping Lewis Alessandra of Morecambe in the box.

Ryan scored in his first ever league game for Rotherham, getting the winning goal in the two-one win over Lincoln City at Don Valley in August 2010.

Always a Miller, the twenty-four year old defender spent his youth career with Sheffield United and while there played a handful of games on loan for Rotherham as well as having loan spells with Halifax, Morecambe and Macclesfield. Ryan spent two seasons with Bury before joining the Millers.

Saying he would be happy to see the Millers go up and even a get a double promotion, he said he leaves with 'some really good memories and cracking times.'

I, for one, am surprised that Steve Evans has let Cress go as he is one of type of players I think Evans is looking for - being a Rotherham lad and always having time for the fans he has always, in my mind, been a good ambassador for the club.

Good Luck Cress!

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:Thursday July 5 2012
Time: 8:47AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Millers Appoint Warnock

Former Miller to be at the helm

RUFC - What Is Tony Stewart Looking For In Next Manager

Chairman says, as it stands, he has three favoured candidates for vacant position

RUFC - Will Eaden Be In Charge On Saturday - Or Not?

Caretaker Boss still unsure what is happening this weekend

RUFC - So It's Down To Three

But which three

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Profile
baldtobeamiller
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What Sort Of Manager Do You Want To See Next
Suggested By:
An up and coming young manager7%
Someone with experience93%
A former Miller0%
Other0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 29 17 6 6 57 23
2 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 MK Dons 30 7 7 16 28 -18
21 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 8:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe403
2.rybel_b402
3.sixpence113
4.mos6057
5.Marky7915
6.Millie Miller14
7.mvmiller9
8.axholme9
9.miller4life5
10.nogginthenog4