Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Coughlan on the Balls!

RUFC - Coughlan on the Balls!

Rotherham United manager, Mark Robins has been quoted on here and in many articles in the media about his hatred (perhaps too harsh a word?) of the FA Cup balls and he even likened them to rugby balls.

Now, the Millers skipper, Graham Coughlan has his say.

'We've had these balls for a few seasons now and I remember Andy Gray talking about them last year,' he told MillersWorld. 'They don't bounce or roll truly and getting your touch right is more difficult than the normal balls we are used to in the league. They have a funny roll to them but it is the same for both teams so we aren't really complaining.'



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Wednesday November 14 2007
Time: 11:20AM

Comments

0
Anyone know when the next set of balls would come in to replace the current ones?
BlindJak
14/11/2007 12:56:00
0
Is it like tennis then? New Balls please!
herringthorpe
14/11/2007 15:08:00
0
I cannot believe what I have read!! They will be blaming leaves on the touchlines next!
dazza71
14/11/2007 20:11:00
0
dazza don't give them ideas or they will try the all time favourite of mine which is the wrong kind of snow ????
miller4life
14/11/2007 22:38:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Chairman Says No Hurry To Fetch In Manager

Tony Stewart thinks Warney is 'loving' the job

RUFC - Good News On The Injury Front

Millers could have three injured players back

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Brentford

A few facts and figures of previous games between the Millers and the Bees

RUFC - Stubbs 'I Know I'm A Good Manager'

Former Manager says he daren't take prospective players to training ground

Archived Vital Rotherham Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Our next two games are away from home. How many points can we get?
Suggested By:
Six11%
Four4%
Three13%
Two1%
One9%
None62%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe305
2.sixpence179
3.Millie Miller26
4.axholme23
5.mos6018
6.mvmiller13
7.nogginthenog13
8.miller4life13
9.Marky7913
10.Chris Maiden4
Write for Vital Football