UK time is: 07:38:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Reserves victorious v Hartlepool.

HARTLEPOOL UNITED 0 ROTHERHAM UNITED 4

The Deveraux Stadium, the home of Billingham was the venue for this afternoon's reserve game between Hartlepool United and Rotherham United.

Hartlepool had started their Pontin's league central division season in style with 4 straight wins and stood in second place scoring 14 and conceding just 2.
Whilst Rotherham had won 3 and lost 1 of their 4 games so far.

Pool's manager, the former Norwich star Ian Butterworth admitted after the game that there were defensive problems in the first half, but the teams still went in goalless.

However the second half went all Rotherham's way, and in particular Ryan Taylor's way after he completed a 15 minute hat-trick, with his first goals of the season for the reserves.

The first came from close range and just 60 seconds later he nipped inbetween defender Mark Tinkler and Keeper Dimitrios Rizos to fire into an empty net.

His hat-trick goal followed a one on one with Rizos who he rounded to hit home.

Marc Newsham completed the scoring with his 4th reserve team goal of the season after he lobbed the keeper following a long through ball.

Butterworth said 'It was diabolical, The defending in the second half was awful'.
'We gave them 3 goals and you cant win Football games like that'.

This victory put The Millers level on 12 points with Hartlepool who have the better goal difference.

Millers Team
.............

1. Montgomery
2. Wiseman
3. King
4. Brogan
5. Pritchard
6. Sharps
7. Yates
8. Harrison
9. Newsham
10.Taylor
11.Green

Subs
.....

Thomas
Bader
Kerr
Burridge
Oxley




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 1 2006

Time: 8:38PM

Your Comments

good result, well done lads
Mexbro miller
with a young first team playing well and an evan younger second team doing well if we can keep this squad together who knows were we will end up
mvmiller
Excellent, not only a good away win, but beating the top of the league!!
rybel_b
A good win for ya
Tigerphil
Well done boys keep it up
miller4life
a very good win indeed always nice to pile in a number of goals a great confidence booster for the team and the guys up front..................
ernshaw
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Brandy Returns (Tuesday November 25 2014)

RUFC - Defender Joins The Iron (Tuesday November 25 2014)

RUFC - Ledesma Here To Help Millers (Tuesday November 25 2014)

RUFC - On This Day - 25 November (Tuesday November 25 2014)

RUFC - Bournemouth Tickets On Sale (Monday November 24 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'Ledesma Has Quality' (Saturday November 22 2014)

RUFC - Evans 'No Excuses' (Saturday November 22 2014)

RUFC - Evans Disappointed With Today (Saturday November 22 2014)

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 1160
2. herringthorpe 1077
3. sixpence 309
4. mos60 36
5. nearlyataff 33
6. miller4life 33
7. mvmiller 24
8. Millie Miller 24
9. zipadeedoodah 16
10. nogginthenog 15

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 18 4 7 7 -5 19
19. Birmingham 18 4 7 7 -14 19
20. Brighton 18 3 9 6 -3 18
21. Rotherham 18 4 6 8 -10 18
22. Wigan 18 3 8 7 -4 17
23. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
24. Blackpool 17 1 4 12 -18 7

Breaking League News

LUFC On This Day - November 26th
Leeds Utd : 26/11/2014 07:03:00
Forest Over Dip in Form
Birmingham : 26/11/2014 07:00:00
Birmingham Board to be Decided
Birmingham : 26/11/2014 07:00:00
Watch: Birmingham Fans at Rotherham
Birmingham : 26/11/2014 07:00:00
BIHL Bid to Block Payments
Birmingham : 26/11/2014 07:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where In The League Will We Be On New Years Day
Suggested By:  
Bottom Three 40%
Just above the relegation places 22%
15th to 18th 22%
Mid table 16%
Above 10th 0%