UK time is: 22:45:11
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Brogan - I Won't Forget Knill

Rotherham United's rising young star, Stephen Brogan told The Advertiser that he was gutted when Alan Knill left the club.

'I'm gutted we lost Alan. We got on really well. He brought me into the club and gave me my chance in the first team. He's been a massive help in my career.

'There's not many managers could cope with starting the season on minus ten and losing the two best players.

'But we went on a bad run and the board acted and they sacked him. It is hard and there are two sides to every story.

'I have to get my head down and get on with my career and Alan won't be around to help me with that. I have to prove myself to everyone - the new manager, the board and the fans.

'I had a feeling we would win last Saturday,' he carried on, 'We had the luck we haven't had for a few games and they had goals disallowed. Knilly was on my mind as I walked off the pitch. I bet he was sat at home thinking 'typical, they went and won 4-1'

'It was brilliant for us to get the win, it's horrible when you're on a losing run. You go home after the games and feel depressed and it's hard to lift yourself in training.

'We have to push on now and look to get out of relegation trouble, if we don't there is no point in playing. Port Vale is a winnable game.'

He finished by saying 'I can't thank Alan Knill enough for the chances he gave me.'




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 March 9 2007

Time: 4:25PM

Your Comments

all the games are winnable if the team sets thier mind to it if there is no self belief there is no point actually being on the pitch so come on millers THINK POSITIVE AND ANYTHING IS ATTAINABLE
miller4life
Alan who ???????
Mexbro miller
You have to give 110% young man for the rest of the season
herringthorpe
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Archived 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 628
2. herringthorpe 516
3. sixpence 259
4. mos60 94
5. MILLER NEZ 41
6. nearlyataff 37
7. Millie Miller 29
8. mvmiller 19
9. axholme 17
10. nogginthenog 15

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Wolves 43 29 9 5 53 96
2. Brentford 43 27 9 7 30 90
3. Leyton Orient 43 23 11 9 38 80
4. Rotherham 43 22 13 8 26 79
5. Preston 43 21 16 6 22 79
6. Peterborough 42 21 4 17 10 67
7. Swindon 43 18 9 16 6 63

Breaking League News

Blades enjoy Good Friday win
Sheff Utd : 18/04/2014 22:15:00
RUFC - Evans 'We Play Some Entertaining Football'
Rotherham : 18/04/2014 22:12:00
RUFC - Evans 'Fantastic Advert For League One'
Rotherham : 18/04/2014 22:07:00
Sheff Utd : 18/04/2014 22:04:00
Stevenage : 18/04/2014 22:02:00
Millers And Wolves In Ten Goal Thriller
Rotherham : 18/04/2014 21:35:00
Orient Set For Play-Offs
Leyton Orient : 18/04/2014 20:43:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which of these loanees would you like to see back next season
Suggested By:  
James Tavernier 65%
Haris Vuckic 7%
Miles Addison 7%
Richie Smallwood 7%
Tom Hitchcock 14%
None 0%