Rotherham United - RUFC Chairman on the fine
UK time is: 16:45:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

RUFC Chairman on the fine

Rotherham United have been fined 2,500 for the part they played in a 'mass brawl' at Chesterfield earlier this season.

The Spireites were fined 2,000 but they, unlike the Millers, admitted their part in the incident. The charge is 'failing to control their players' with a warning to future conduct.

The Millers Chairman, Denis Coleman, wasn't too happy with the decision and told RotherFM, 'I have to be careful what I say but, in my opinion, if CCTV of the incident had been taken into any court room then it would have been Chesterfield who got fined and we would have walked away free. It really makes me sick when people can walk over you like this.'

Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 8 2008

Time: 4:55PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
small clubs never get a fair hearing
Mexbro miller
Report Abuse
08/02/2008 16:59:00

so I take it if we'd have said 'yes we did it' we would have got the same fine as Chesterfield?
Report Abuse
08/02/2008 17:33:00

no by the looks of it if you deny it you get away scott free
Report Abuse
08/02/2008 21:32:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

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. herringthorpe 125
2. sixpence 82
3. mvmiller 9
4. Millie Miller 7
5. mos60 6
6. Marky79 3
7. zipadeedoodah 2
8. nogginthenog 2
9. axholme 2
10. miller4life 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 10 2 4 4 -4 10
19. MK Dons 10 2 2 6 -5 8
20. Brentford 10 2 2 6 -7 8
21. Rotherham 10 2 2 6 -7 8
22. Bolton 10 1 5 4 -7 8
23. Preston 10 1 4 5 -6 7
24. Bristol City 10 1 4 5 -8 7

Rotherham United  Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

The Trouble With Mick McCarthy Is...
Ipswich : 07/10/2015 16:40:01
Wednesday Keen on Contract Talks with Nuhiu
Sheff Wed : 07/10/2015 16:30:00
Ticket Info for Wednesday Vs Hull City (17th Oct)
Sheff Wed : 07/10/2015 15:06:00
Ticket Info and Coach Travel For Owls at Rotherham
Sheff Wed : 07/10/2015 15:00:00
Millwall take Saville
Wolves : 07/10/2015 09:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would You Like A Former Millers Player As The New Manager?
Suggested By:  
Yes, I've no problem with that 60%
No, let's get someone new to the club 20%
Not Sure 20%