Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Raynor 'slow start cost us'

RUFC - Raynor 'slow start cost us'

Rotherham United's Assistant Manager Paul Raynor said that he thought it was the slow start that cost the Millers all three points at the Underhill Stadium yesterday afternoon.

Speaking to Radio Sheffield after the nil-nil draw with Barnet, Raynor said, 'I thought we stood off Barnet for the first fifteen or twenty minutes and couldn't get a foothold into the game. We didn't start the game on the front foot which is something we have to do. They've not been playing too well of late and I think if we'd started better the nervousness that we saw in them in the second half would have come earlier.

'Barnet did have a lot of confidence on the ball which, I think, came from our lack of pressure on the ball as opposed to anything they were doing. But give them credit they were comfortable in possession but didn't really hurt us too much

'The way we start the games away from home has been disappointing and we need to do that better and be on the front foot as we are in the second half of games. We made the changes to be positive and turned it round a bit and got into the game a little bit more and I think we dominated the second half.'

Join The Vital Debate
 
Don`t forget, you can also catch Vital Rotherham on Facebook and Twitter!
 
Vital Rotherham on: facebook
 
VitalRotherhamon:twitter

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Sunday September 23 2012
Time: 4:13PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Dan Blackwell Retires

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - What Were You Doing Fifteen Years Ago Today

- well I was at Millmoor . . . .

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Blackburn

A few facts and figures of previous games between the Millers and Rovers . . . .

RUFC - Reserves Draw Last Game Of Season

Late goal stops Millers win

RUFC - Warren Signs New Deal

Young left-back signs two-year deal

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Thinking about pre-season friendlies. Who would you like to see at the New York Stadium
Suggested By:
Local Teams8%
A Premier League Side54%
A team from the Bundesliga30%
A side from Serie A5%
Someone from La Liga1%
A club from the French Ligue 11%
Other1%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burnley 44 24 15 5 87 33
2 Middlesbrough 44 26 9 9 87 32
3 Brighton 44 24 15 5 87 30
4 Hull City 44 23 11 10 80 31
5 Derby County 44 21 14 9 77 24
6 Sheff Wed 44 18 17 9 71 19
7 Cardiff 44 17 16 11 67 8
8 Ipswich 44 16 15 13 63 0
9 Birmingham 44 16 13 15 61 4
10 Brentford 44 17 8 19 59 -2
11 Preston 44 14 16 14 58 -1
12 Leeds Utd 44 14 16 14 58 -7
13 Q.P.R. 44 13 18 13 57 0
14 Wolves 44 13 15 16 54 -6
15 Reading 44 13 13 18 52 -4
16 Huddersfield 44 13 12 19 51 -3
17 Forest 44 12 15 17 51 -5
18 Blackburn 44 11 16 17 49 -3
19 Rotherham 44 13 10 21 49 -13
20 Bristol City 44 12 13 19 49 -20
21 Fulham 44 11 15 18 48 -11
R MK Dons 44 9 12 23 39 -28
R Charlton 44 8 13 23 37 -38
R Bolton 44 4 15 25 27 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Apr 30 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2016 12:30PM : Hull City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe784
2.rybel_b735
3.sixpence180
4.mos6050
5.mvmiller30
6.Millie Miller29
7.nogginthenog23
8.miller4life23
9.axholme23
10.sthelensmiller6