Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - If Needed Mullins Would Be Back

RUFC - If Needed Mullins Would Be Back

Rotherham United Manager Steve Evans says that, if needed, he would have no hesitation in recalling midfielder Johnny Mullins.

The Millers have a few players injured including Craig Morgan who limped of with an ankle injury after a few minutes at Dagenham last Saturday and it could be that the players available will be scraping the barrel.

Twenty-seven year old Mullins featured in just for matches for the Millers this season before being sent out on loan to Oxford, where he's scored one goal in six appearances and has twice made it into the Npower League Two Team of the week.

Speaking to MillersPlayer about options for the injured players, the Millers boss said, 'We've got a few options. We can bring players in, utilise what we've got here or re-call Johnny Mullins and we certainly won't be going into Saturday's game without a recognised centre-back.

'Johnny Mullins is a Rotherham United player and I wouldn't have a minute's hesitation in re-calling him if it's what we need to do. He's a honest, whole hearted lad and we've watched him in every game he's played at Oxford and he's done well. So, it is an option but there are other options as well.

'When Johnny was here he was knocking on my door every day asking to play. He wants first team football and we understand that. But we have to do what's right for Rotherham United and if someone comes in and they play particularly well then Craig will be sitting and watching. If you deserve to keep the shirt then you keep it.'

Personally, I'd love to see Mullins back - but I'd also want him to play and not be sat on the bench biding his time. Arguably Morgan has been one of our better players over the last few months so, except for injury, who would you drop for Mullins?

What do you think?
Tell us here on Vital Rotherham
Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Thursday November 15 2012
Time: 1:44PM

Comments

0
whats he mean if we need him, he should be in our first team not oxford's , with a full squad to pick from i would go with mullins & morgan
mvmiller
15/11/2012 18:51:00
0
Yes, I know Mulls wanted games but I think he should be in our first team too
herringthorpe
15/11/2012 19:50:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Who's Next For The Millers?

Who is in the running to become Rotherham's next Manager

RUFC - What Got Neil Redfearn The Sack?

And Why Now?

Vital Rotherham Man Of The Month - January

Stand-in skipper gets your vote!

RUFC - I Suppose Enough Is Enough

Were we really surprised?

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 manager0%
Someone with experience100%
A former Miller0%
Other0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
2 Middlesbrough 28 17 5 6 56 23
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 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
21 MK Dons 29 7 6 16 27 -18
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.herringthorpe313
2.rybel_b295
3.sixpence85
4.mos6036
5.Marky7914
6.Millie Miller11
7.mvmiller8
8.miller4life5
9.axholme5
10.nogginthenog4