Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Ref Watch v The Chairboys

RUFC - Ref Watch v The Chairboys
Robert Lewis from Shropshire

Rob actually worked his way up to be a League referee some years ago and officiated at nearly fifty games before a lengthy injury cost him his place on the National List.

After running the line in the Premiership and refereeing in the Conference he was added again to the list for the start of 2010/11 season.

Rob was in the middle for two Millers games last season. Firstly our game at Sixfields when Gareth Evans put Rotherham in front on just two minutes then a bizarre own goal from Conrad Logan on twenty-four minutes gave the Cobblers a share of the points. He was then in charge of our game with Bristol Rovers in February when a goal in the final minute of the game gave Rovers the three points.

Rob isn't unknown throughout the football world for controversy as he is the assistant who didn't see Roy Carroll retrieve the ball from a good yard over the line after a shot from Spurs' Pedro Mendes had been fumbled by the Manchester United 'keeper. He was also reported by Bradford City in October last year when he is alleged to have verbally abused a player.

Rob has been in the middle for twelve games this season showing thirty-nine red cards


Running the line on Tuesday night will be

Barry Cropp from Lancashire
and
Robert Atkin from Lincolnshire

The Fourth Official will be

Nigel Smith from Derbyshire

Writer:Herringthorpe
Date:Tuesday November 20 2012
Time: 9:18AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Warne 'Performances Have Been Good'

Millers Boss trying to get enough points for play-offs

RUFC - Warne Not Aware Of Rivalry

Millers Boss expecting a good game on Saturday

RUFC - Warne 'Towell And Vaulks Have Desire To Win'

Millers Boss pleased with central pairing

EFL Agreements For 2018/19

With yesterday's news about the EFL agreeing on an early closure of the summer transfer window from last season, a few other things were voted on as well.

Rotherham United Archived Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Herringthorpe
Editor email
Profile
baldtobeamiller
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Which Miller Will Score Most Goals In February?
Suggested By:
David Ball29%
Michael Smith47%
Joe Newell6%
Matty Palmer3%
Will Vaulks4%
A N Other11%
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)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.herringthorpe311
2.sixpence117
3.mos6069
4.mvmiller27
5.axholme20
6.Millie Miller18
7.miller4life14
8.nogginthenog13
9.Marky795
10.ucantbendit1
Write for Vital Football