UK time is: 11:36:49
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Swindon Town vs. Rotherham United

County Ground

3 September 2011

12.15pm

On Sky

Millers v Robins Preview

Rotherham United travel to Swindon Town for the televised game tomorrow with the only unbeaten record still in league two.
The Millers start the early kick-off game in top place having only dropped points against Barnet at Don Valley.
The Robins started their life in League Two, well enough, with a win over Crewe Alexandra but since then haven't got a point. They did, however, beat Bristol City in the first round of the Carling Cup but lost to Southampton in the second leg this week.

Vital Quotes:

Andy Scott - They've got some good players and when they click I think they will be a force to be reckoned with. If we get three points we will start to push away from the bulk of the pack, which is what we are looking for.

Paolo Di Canio - This is an opportunity to show everyone in English football that we play a League One game. We need to score goals. They (Rotherham) are very confident and they are physically strong. But, I am confident that we are going to have a very good game and we are going to play our football.

Swindon Town Team News:

Swindon will be without Leon Clarke, due to the bust-up they had after the game on Tuesday. Ahmed Abdulla, who joined this week from West Ham, will be available while Lukas Magera could get his first start up front partnering Medhi Kerrouche. Alberto Comazzi played the full ninety minutes against Southampton mid-week and will be expecting to keep his place. Oliver Risser faces a late fitness test on a thigh strain while defender Nathan Thompson is unavailable due to a knee injury

Player to watch: Callum Kennedy

Former Millers loanee, Callum, will want to show the Millers what they are missing out on. After having spells out on loan last season, the twenty-two year old has become the first choice left-back so far this season.

Rotherham United Team News:

Andy Scott has brought in two new strikers this week and both will be hoping to start tomorrow - though probably Alex Revell more than Brett Williams because he has recently been on loan with the Robins. Of course, Scott could play both, one or neither as he isn't afraid to change his side to which team they are playing. There are no new injuries for the Millers but Troy Brown is away on international duty with Wales

Player to watch: Marcus Marshall

Seems to have made the right-back spot his own and had a great game last Saturday.

Ref Watch:

Carl Boyeson from East Yorkshire

Next Fixtures:

The Millers are at Don Valley for their next league game on Saturday, 10th September when Dagenham and Redbridge will be the visitors




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 September 2 2011

Time: 6:50PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - How Many Points To Survive? (Monday March 30 2015)

RUFC - Technology Or Not For Refs? (Saturday March 28 2015)

RUFC - Evans Looking To Go Forward (Friday March 27 2015)

RUFC- Brindley Back Out On Loan (Thursday March 26 2015)

RUFC - 'Keeper Back Out On Loan (Thursday March 26 2015)

RUFC - Fulham Tickets On Sale (Wednesday March 25 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 1339
2. herringthorpe 1291
3. sixpence 466
4. mvmiller 34
5. mos60 33
6. Millie Miller 29
7. nogginthenog 26
8. miller4life 22
9. axholme 19
10. sthelensmiller 12

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 39 11 11 17 -19 44
19. Reading 38 12 8 18 -19 44
20. Fulham 39 12 7 20 -18 43
21. Rotherham 39 9 13 17 -20 40
22. Wigan 39 8 11 20 -17 35
23. Millwall 39 7 12 20 -31 33
24. Blackpool 39 4 11 24 -48 23

Breaking League News

Is Hoolahan Too Lightweight?
Norwich : 30/03/2015 11:27:01
Video: Lafferty's Sweet Volley
Norwich : 30/03/2015 10:22:01
O'Neill's Praise For Lafferty
Norwich : 30/03/2015 10:14:01
van La Parra confesses
Wolves : 30/03/2015 10:00:00
Matthews family thankful for support
Wolves : 30/03/2015 09:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Is It Time For Better Technology For Officials
Suggested By:  
Yes 50%
No 0%
In Some Things 50%