UK time is: 23:42:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Millers - Ed's Questions (4)

1 What is your name and which club do you support and how long have you supported them?

Hi everyone. My name`s mdjw_41 and I support Hull City. I have done so all my life as my Dad brought me up as a Hull supporter. Been going regularly for more than ten years.

2 Did your team do as well as you expected this season?

Definitely not. We were expected to be a safe mid-table team but we ended up escaping relegation on the penultimate game of the season. It may have been exciting but I`m sure it is one we would rather forget. Hopefully next season will be better!

3 What was the most disappointing thing for you this season?

The inconsistency of the team. Although we had good wins over the likes of Birmingham, Preston and Cardiff, we had humiliating defeats at Colchester, Barnsley, Leeds and Ipswich. Every time we won to get ourselves out of trouble, we would then lose 2 or 3 games to put us straight back into danger.

4 What was the best part of the season for you?

The day we secured safety at Cardiff City - and sent our rivals Leeds United down to League 1?

5 Which player for your team this season could you not have done without?

Ultimately it was Dean Windass. None of our strikers were prolific but in the second half of the season, Deano netted eight times. That included the winner that meant we secured Championship survival. His contribution only just beats that of defender Michael Turner and fellow strike partner Nicky Forster.

6 Which player would you gladly get rid off?

There were quite a few really. Most of the people from Vital Hull would probably say our midfielder and captain Ian Ashbee. He is a leader on the pitch but his tactical ability is sorely missing.

7 What was the best game you saw this season?

I enjoyed our 2-1 win away at Sheffield Wednesday the most, although it may not have been the most impressive performance. The two games against Cardiff were also brilliant, as was our 2-1 away win at Luton Town.

8 Where do you expect to see your club finish next season? Do you expect them to win anything?

We MUST be a mid-table side otherwise there will be a significant backlash from the fans. Once we sort out our manager, things should start to get moving. We aren`t going to win anything - far from it. If we are 14th or above I think I will be happy - it will show we are finally making a move forwards.

9 If you could have any one player to join your team who would it be?

I take it you mean from the Championship. I`d like someone such as Jason Koumas. A skilful attacking midfielder with an eye for goal. We need players who can pick up the ball and run at the defence - please let us find some this summer!

10 What`s your favourite tipple?

I`ll have a nice cold pint of Corrs please!




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:Thursday June 7 2007

Time: 7:44AM

Your Comments

Thanks mdjw! If you find someone like Jason Koumas, can you ask him if he has a brother for us please!
herringthorpe
Great answers there mate, thanks for mentioning your win at Hillsbro....brought a wry smile to my face.
zipadeedoodah
 

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 688
2. herringthorpe 681
3. sixpence 320
4. mos60 120
5. nearlyataff 47
6. MILLER NEZ 45
7. Millie Miller 42
8. mvmiller 23
9. nogginthenog 22
10. axholme 22

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Wolves 44 30 9 5 +55 99
2. Brentford 44 27 10 7 +30 91
3. Rotherham 44 23 13 8 +27 82
4. Preston 44 22 16 6 +25 82
5. Leyton Orient 44 23 11 10 +36 80
6. Peterborough 44 22 4 18 +12 70
7. Swindon 44 19 9 16 +7 66

Breaking League News

Walsall Fan Speaks About Facing Legends
Walsall : 23/04/2014 20:31:00
Vital Swindon Awards 2013/14
Swindon : 23/04/2014 20:02:00
RUFC - Miller In Team Of The Week
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 19:07:00
RUFC - Douglas 'Why We've Put Tickets On Sale'
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 18:37:00
Boss Praises His Troops
Crawley : 23/04/2014 18:01:00
RUFC - Play-Off Ticket Information
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 17:16:00
Board Apologise For Mistakes This Season
Shrewsbury : 23/04/2014 16:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which of these loanees would you like to see back next season
Suggested By:  
James Tavernier 64%
Haris Vuckic 11%
Miles Addison 3%
Richie Smallwood 11%
Tom Hitchcock 11%
None 0%