Vital Football

Latest Yeovil Town News

Even The Best Miss So Miller's Not Alone

Even The Best Miss So Miller's Not Alone

Ishmael Miller's penalty miss played a part in The Glovers losing against Leeds on Saturday, that much you can't deny. Marek Stech might have made mistakes for both goals but if Miller had converted that penalty we would have gone into the half time break bring two nil ahead.

These mistakes were made and we move on, and I have.

Byron Webster though has offered support to his teammate and highlighted that even the best footballers in the world have been known to miss penalties to with him crediting Miller with having the bottle to put himself forward in the first place.

'The best miss them. Ronaldo has missed a couple as well as Messi.

'It's one of those issues where you have to be brave enough to stand up and put your name forward to take it.

'He's practising them in training every day, and nine times out of 10 they are flying into the back of the net, but this time it didn't.'

You can't ever replicate the pressure of a penalty situation in a game when you take them in training as they pressure if off but Miller has the experience and ability to take this, it was just one of those unfortunate moments where the blood rushed to his head.

I wonder if Miller will step up tomorrow night if we get a penalty against Millwall?

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:VitalGlover
Date:Monday February 10 2014
Time: 2:02PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Yeovil Town Articles

Football League Rule Out B Teams (23/9/16)

The Football League, or EFL for those who like pointless rebrands, have now compiled the initial responses from the 72 clubs under their umbrella...

EFL Trophy & Whole Game Solution Update

With the attempt to revive the EFL Trophy by changing the format and introducing Academy sides into the competition...

Disabled Access Issues For Seven?

In September 2015, the Premier League made a promise to ensure that all member clubs would make their home grounds fully compliant with the Accessible Stadia Guide by August 2017.

Saturday Is 2016/17's Non League Day

This Saturday - today - has been chosen as 2016/17's Non League Day where fans of Premier League clubs, and others in the professional tiers of football, are encouraged to support...

Vital Glovers Social Media

Archived Vital Glovers Articles

Vital Glovers articles from

Site Journalists

Huish1949
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Mansfield v Yeovil
Suggested By:
Yeovil win51%
Mansfield win33%
Draw16%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Plymouth 9 6 1 2 19 4
2 Portsmouth 9 5 2 2 17 9
3 Luton 9 5 1 3 16 8
4 Doncaster 9 5 1 3 16 7
5 Crewe 9 4 4 1 16 4
6 Carlisle 9 3 6 0 15 3
7 Morecambe 9 5 0 4 15 -2
8 Colchester 9 4 2 3 14 2
9 Notts County 9 4 2 3 14 1
10 Accrington 9 4 2 3 14 1
11 Crawley 9 4 2 3 14 -1
12 Grimsby 9 4 1 4 13 2
13 Mansfield 9 3 3 3 12 -1
14 Leyton Orient 9 3 2 4 11 0
15 Hartlepool 9 2 5 2 11 -4
16 Blackpool 9 2 4 3 10 2
17 Barnet 8 2 4 2 10 -2
18 Stevenage 9 3 1 5 10 -3
19 Yeovil 9 3 1 5 10 -4
20 Exeter 9 3 0 6 9 -5
21 Wycombe 9 2 2 5 8 -7
22 Cheltenham 9 1 4 4 7 -3
23 Newport 8 1 3 4 6 -4
24 Cambridge 9 1 3 5 6 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Yeovil Town Results (view all)

Yeovil Town Fixtures (view all)

Sep 27 2016 7:45PM : Cambridge United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Plymouth Argyle (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 8 2016 3:00PM : Wycombe Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Newport County (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Crewe Alexandra (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Grimsby Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Coker Boy1