UK time is: 16:37:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC - Evans 'win for Ronnie'

Rotherham United Manager Steve Evans has an ambition this weekend - and that`s to beat rivals Chesterfield. Oh yes, he wants to win every game the Millers play but he wants to beat the Spireites for the fans, the Chairman and for former boss Ronnie Moore.

The last time the Millers went to the B2Net, as it was then, will probably be remembered by Rotherham fans as being one of the lowest times as a supporter. It was a Friday evening and live on TV and the Millers had lost one and drawn three of their previous games. Really needing to get something out of this game being three-nil down at half-time wasn`t really in the plans so losing five-nil was a disaster. It was also the day that Tony Stewart said 'enough was enough` and saw fit to sack Ronnie Moore a couple of days later.

Speaking to David Beddows of the Rotherham Advertiser Steve Evans said, 'I know how much Ronnie Moore cares for this club and that defeat hurt him. And, when I was at Boston we lost at home six-nil to Grimsby, so I know how he feels so it will be nice to win and speak to him on Saturday night to tell him a bit of that was for you. But, ultimately we want to win for our supporters and the Chairman.

'It`s a derby and there are local bragging rights at stake so we have to be in the trenches at three o`clock ready for battle. We are going to fill the away end and I would ask every single supporter to get behind us.`



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:Friday August 24 2012

Time: 9:31AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Millers Award Night (Sunday April 26 2015)

RUFC - Jordan Wants To Start (Saturday April 25 2015)

RUFC - Evans Post Norwich (Saturday April 25 2015)

Bowery Earns Millers A Point (Saturday April 25 2015)

Millers v Canaries Preview (Saturday April 25 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 1000
2. herringthorpe 945
3. sixpence 232
4. mos60 41
5. mvmiller 35
6. Millie Miller 28
7. miller4life 25
8. nogginthenog 20
9. axholme 20
10. zipadeedoodah 9

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Bolton 44 13 12 19 -9 51
19. Reading 44 12 11 21 -23 47
20. Brighton 45 10 16 19 -10 46
21. Rotherham 44 10 15 19 -22 45
22. Millwall 45 9 14 22 -32 41
23. Wigan 45 9 12 24 -22 39
24. Blackpool 45 4 13 28 -55 25

Breaking League News

Clarke reflects on Brentford loss
Reading : 26/04/2015 15:00:00
City Showing Interest in Fulham`s Roberts
Fulham : 26/04/2015 14:49:00
Martin Named In PFA Team
Norwich : 26/04/2015 14:37:00
RUFC - Millers Award Night
Rotherham : 26/04/2015 11:05:01
LUFC Who was your Leeds Man of the Match?
Leeds Utd : 26/04/2015 11:03:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will We Stay Up?
Suggested By:  
YES 60%
No 40%