Boss Steve Evans is looking to bolster his defence for next season by bringing in Peterborough United's 23 year old right back Mark Little.
However the Millers bid was rejected by the London Road club earlier this afternoon, however Evans told themillers.co.uk that he would be looking to continue in his efforts to sign the Worcester born defender.
"Peterborough United turned down our offer after Barry Fry spoke to the manager Darren Ferguson," Evans said.
"I will now speak with the chairman Tony Stewart and should he wish to increase the offer we have made, then we will do so in a private and confidential manner with Peterborough United." he added.
Mark Little career playing details
Breakdown of player's club career.
|View player's season by season record.||View Peterborough United squad.|
|Mark Little (Peterborough United) information|
|Date of birth||Saturday, 20th August 1988||Height||6ft 0in|
|Place of birth||Worcester, England||Weight||12st 10lb|
|Recent career history by club (1999 onwards)|
|Team||Debut||Apps (+ sub)||Goals||Yellows||Reds|
|Peterborough United||06 Mar 2010||77 (14)||2||4||1|
|Chesterfield||06 Oct 2009||14 (0)||0||2||1|
|Northampton Town||12 Jan 2008||29 (0)||0||4||0|
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||23 Aug 2006||23 (9)||0||5||1|
|Recent career history by season (1999 onwards)|
|Season||First App.||Apps (+ sub)||Goals||Yellows||Reds|
|2011/2012||06 Aug 2011||28 (10)||1||1||0|
|2010/2011||07 Aug 2010||40 (4)||1||3||1|
|2009/2010||06 Oct 2009||23 (0)||0||2||1|
|2008/2009||23 Aug 2008||12 (0)||0||1||0|
|2007/2008||27 Oct 2007||17 (1)||0||3||0|
|2006/2007||23 Aug 2006||23 (8)||0||5||1|
Total appearances 143 (+ 23 as sub); Goals 2; Yellow cards 15; Red cards 3