Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Thanks A Bunch

RUFC - Thanks A Bunch

Vital Rotherham on: facebook
 
VitalRotherhamon:twitter




I'd like to thank Notts County for their decision to call tonight's game off - with no consideration for the travelling fans.

For goodness sakes we are only just over an hour away - surely this decision could have been made before 5pm when most people were setting off?

I understand the covers were taken off at 2pm and have seen photo's of the pitch then - it was never going to be playable.

Mind you, let's not forget this was the same club that allegedly sent the replay tickets to Don Valley.

Will I be travelling there again next Tuesday? Oh, I expect so.....


Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Tuesday December 11 2012
Time: 8:26PM

Comments

0
You're very welcome! Though in Notts County, you thanking the wrong people for calling the fixture off.
StuTNB
11/12/2012 20:42:00
0
Why did they have to wait for the referee to get there before they looked at the pitch? I know that someone phoned up from Rotherham and asked the club if there was a pitch inspection due and they were told 'no, all is well, the pitch is playable.' That was about 4 o'clock. Surely they could have got a local referee to have a look? Because, from what a County fan has told me, there was no way that game would take place
Millie Miller
11/12/2012 22:07:00
0
http://www.nottscountyfc.co.uk/news/article/cup-match-postponed-538739.aspx The pitch inspection at 4.30pm by the match official said the pitch was ok.
StuTNB
12/12/2012 00:45:00
0
Fair enough Stu. In that case you are correct, the match official has to be taken to task over this - I hope your club, and ours, do something about it
herringthorpe
12/12/2012 08:14:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Wolves Tickets On Sale

Tickets on sale for Season Ticket holders from today

RUFC - View From The Opposition - Cardiff City

Neil Warnock's thoughts on Saturday's game

RUFC - Players In Meet And Greet This Afternoon

Three Millers favourites will be at the Red and White Shop today

RUFC - Warney Knew Ekstrand Would Be 'Rusty'

Warney says 'Joel is comfortable on ball'

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Our next two games are away from home. How many points can we get?
Suggested By:
Six10%
Four6%
Three12%
Two2%
One12%
None58%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 31 19 4 8 61 7
4 Reading 32 18 6 8 60 6
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 32 17 7 8 58 11
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 31 13 8 10 47 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
15 Brentford 31 10 7 14 37 -1
16 Q.P.R. 32 10 7 15 37 -11
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 32 9 7 16 34 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 32 7 9 16 30 -9
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe255
2.sixpence159
3.Millie Miller20
4.axholme19
5.mos6018
6.mvmiller13
7.nogginthenog13
8.miller4life13
9.Marky7913
10.Chris Maiden4
Vital Football Comment