Date: 6th November 2008 at 10:04am
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Rotherham United defender, Ian Sharps, is ‘a rock’ according to his Manager, Mark Robins.

Speaking to The Star, the Millers gaffer said, ‘I think Ian thought he was jinxed after the difficult times he’s been through here. He’s been through administrations, wage deferrals, seen thirty-seven points knocked off us while he’s been with the club. But he’s a real steady eddie and a great lad to have around. He’s got his feet on the floor and is a real credit to his profession.

‘He’s been a rock this season at the heart of defence alongside Nick Fenton.’

Sharps is set to make his 100th appearance for the Millers in the FA Cup game at Aldershot this Saturday and Robins said, ‘He’s been in outstanding form and there’s no reason he can’t go on and add plenty more.’