UK time is: 13:32:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Worrell - 'We've got to keep going'

Rotherham United defender, David Worrell, has seen quite a lot in his two years at Millmoor.

He has played under three managers, fought out two bottom of the table battles, started with minus ten points and seen the club saved within a breath of it's life.

Mick Harford was the manager who brought in David from Plymouth telling him that he had the players to take the Millers back to the championship at the first attempt.

'Mick Harford was so positive,' David tells The Advertiser, 'he was ambitious about taking the club back up. But that didn't happen and he was sacked.

'Alan Knill came in and kept us up on the last game of the season. I have to say that I got two promotions with Plymouth but staying up on that last day was every bit as good. It felt like we had won the league.'

Worrell admits that his form dipped and Alan Knill dropped him for the last few games when he was in charge. The overlapping runs he made when he first arrived at Millmoor became infrequent to say the least.

'I have to be honest and say that I have been inconsistent this year. When the team's form dipped so did mine. But I do feel, since I got back into the team, my form has been OK,' he said. 'I am one of those players that play a little bit within myself when things aren't going well. It's a fault I've had all my career.'

Worrell would be happy to stay at Millmoor next season, even if it means a drop to Division Two. But he is not taking anything for granted. 'It depends on the new manager,' he said, 'my face might not fit and I am prepared for that - I'm open to anything; it's my livelihood.'

Worrell also thinks every member of the team should be fighting to stay up. 'Until it's mathematically impossible that we can't stay up we have a duty to fight and keep going. Once that time passes then we are playing for personal pride.

'I've played a lot of games for Rotherham United and been through a lot with them over the last two years. But, despite everything, I have enjoyed it.'




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 April 6 2007

Time: 11:40AM

Your Comments

some of the players can keep going........straight out the door
Mexbro miller
A duty to fight and keep going.....at the mo, its only happening every other game.
zipadeedoodah
He's one player I hadn't envisaged leaving
herringthorpe
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Head-to-Head v The Terriers (Wednesday December 24 2014)

RUFC - Ref Watch v Huddersfield (Wednesday December 24 2014)

RUFC - Revs Delighted To Score (Tuesday December 23 2014)

RUFC - Milsom Back With Millers (Tuesday December 23 2014)

RUFC - View From The Opposition - Wigan (Monday December 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 960
2. herringthorpe 953
3. sixpence 281
4. mos60 69
5. Millie Miller 33
6. miller4life 23
7. mvmiller 22
8. nearlyataff 19
9. axholme 18
10. nogginthenog 11

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Bolton 21 7 4 10 -5 25
17. Reading 22 7 4 11 -11 25
18. Leeds Utd 22 6 6 10 -7 24
19. Rotherham 22 5 9 8 -9 24
20. Huddersfield 22 6 6 10 -12 24
21. Millwall 22 5 8 9 -9 23
22. Brighton 22 3 10 9 -8 19

Breaking League News

Merry Christmas Bolton Fans!
Bolton : 25/12/2014 12:03:00
LUFC On This Day - December 25th
Leeds Utd : 25/12/2014 09:02:00
AFCB Christmas A-Z
Bournemouth : 25/12/2014 09:00:00
Merry Christmas from the Vital Wolves pack!
Wolves : 25/12/2014 09:00:00
Merry Christmas
Norwich : 25/12/2014 07:19:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can We Get Six Points From Our Last Two Games Of 2014?
Suggested By:  
Yes! 45%
No 22%
Not Sure 33%