Rotherham boss hails Ajayi
Rotherham United manager Paul Warne has lauded Semi Ajayi for his impressive performance in their 2- 1 win over Queens Park Rangers in Wednesday ’s Championship game . The Nigeria international opened the scoring in the 71 st minute of the encounter before the effort was cancelled out by Bright Osayi - Samuel . Just before time , the 25 - year - old scored the match -winning goal , heading home from Anthony Forde ’s cross to help his side claim their first away victory since April and his gaffer has expressed his delight on the performance . “ It is important for us to pick up points obviously, and that ’ s our first away win for a while . It means a lot to the lads, ” Warne told the club’ s website . “ For Forde to put in a quality ball in like that , and for Semi to attack it , especially where our fans were , was a really special moment . ”
Despite the victory, Rotherham remain in the relegation zone after gathering 36 points from 37 games. Ajayi , who has now scored six goals in 37 league games, will look forward to another fine outing when they trade tackles with Norwich City on Saturday . He will make his 100th appearance for Rotherham United in their next game at home to Norwich City .