UK time is: 10:13:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Millers Douglas on relegation

Rotherham United's Chief Operating Officer, Paul Douglas has today told MillersWorld the effect relegation with have on the club.

'It's not good news,'he admitted. 'We lose some of the money from the Football League, the televison and radio rights. Also, the parachute money for relegated clubs has gone down.

'We also have to take into consideration the fact that being in a lower league means we will be playing lesser clubs, which means smaller gates.

'We know the supporters must be getting fed up with us pleading, especially in the last few years, but we hope they will get behind the club and buy season tickets.

'The current Board are made up of Rotherham United supporters who were able to step in and save the club. They will continue to do their best for the club but they can only do so much.

'We know the fans will get frustrated, but it's our Club and we need to support it.

'I hope we have reached a point where we can start to climb back and have a positive season and winning ways. The word 'supporter' means supporting the team and that means supporting the team through thick and thin.'




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:Monday April 30 2007

Time: 2:38PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - On This Day - 25 January (Sunday January 25 2015)

RUFC - Skarz Signs For U's (Saturday January 24 2015)

RUFC - Chairman 'We're Still Learning' (Saturday January 24 2015)

RUFC - Scrap FA Cup Replays? Yes Or No? (Saturday January 24 2015)

RUFC - Chairman Looking To The Future (Friday January 23 2015)

RUFC - Gaffer On Skarz Departure (Friday January 23 2015)

RUFC - Skarz Leaves Millers (Friday January 23 2015)

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 1168
2. herringthorpe 1045
3. sixpence 459
4. mos60 47
5. miller4life 25
6. Millie Miller 23
7. axholme 17
8. mvmiller 16
9. nogginthenog 12
10. sthelensmiller 8

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 26 8 6 12 -11 30
19. Brighton 27 6 11 10 -5 29
20. Leeds Utd 26 6 8 12 -11 26
21. Rotherham 26 5 11 10 -12 26
22. Millwall 26 5 8 13 -19 23
23. Wigan 27 4 9 14 -10 21
24. Blackpool 26 3 7 16 -29 16

Breaking League News

Jason Pearce All Set For Latics Switch
Wigan : 25/01/2015 10:05:00
LUFC Leeds Transfer Rumours - Week Four
Leeds Utd : 25/01/2015 10:00:00
Royals down Cardiff to progress in the cup
Reading : 25/01/2015 10:00:00
Liverpool 0-0 Bolton: Player Ratings
Bolton : 25/01/2015 09:56:00
Revived Charlton at Molineux.
Charlton : 25/01/2015 09:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should FA Cup Replays Be Scrapped?
Suggested By:  
Yes 25%
No 50%
Not Sure 25%