Ramsbottom United's talented striker Aaron Smith scored both goals for England Schools Under 18s as they maintained their unbeaten run with victory over their Scotland counterparts at Fleetwood Town on Friday evening.
Wiill it be third time lucky for the long awaited Ramsbottom United home coming as, on Tuesday evening, Skelmersdale United are due to come to the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium to finally give the Rams a home match after over nine weeks of waiting.
Due to the recent flooding and the devastating mess left behind at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium, next Saturday's (9th January) home game in Evo-Stik Premier against Grantham Town has been reversed, and will now take place at Grantham's South Kesteven Sports Stadium.
2015 will go down as Ramsbottom United's "annus horribilis" after the most traumatic twelve months in the 50-year history of the club.
17-year-od midfielder Zack Hargreaves has been selected to represent the Lancashire FA Under 18s.
There will be a meeting for supporters and team management in the Cricket Club clubhouse at 6pm following the home game Saturday 5th March 2016.
Ramsbottom United Football Club would like to place on record their sincere gratitude and thanks to all of the clubs in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League for their outstanding support following the Boxing Day floods which saw the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium under 3ft of water.
The very bad weather that has battered the North West over the last month or so has arrived with a vengeance in Ramsbottom over the last 24 hours as Storm Eva has seen the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium completely flooded.
In a final attempt at putting a winning side together as the Rams stare relegation in the face, manager Garry Vaughan has added his two final pieces in the jigsaw with the addition of two players from neighbours Radcliffe Borough.
Ramsbottom United manager Garry Vaughan has added three new experienced faces to his squad as he continues to guide the club away from the bottom rungs of the Evo-Stik Premier Division table.
It was a glorious sunny day in Ramsbottom on Sunday 27th December which allowed the flood waters to recede just about enough for officers of the club to be able to enter the ground and take stock of the devastation caused by the Boxing Day flooding.
All at Ramsbottom United Football Club would like to wish their supporters, sponsors, players, officials and followers a very Merry Christmas.
It took 66 days, many hours of hard graft and two further postponements as the Gods mocked the Rams with more heavy rain but the club finally returned home on Tuesday evening when, at 7.45pm, the first ball was kicked on the ground since 19th December last year.
Ramsbottom United midfielder Matthew Crothers has ended his loan spell with the Rams and returned to his parent club Curzon Ashton.
The big clean up to try and get the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium starts on Bank Holiday Monday at 11am.
As manager Garry Vaughan continues to reshape his squad for what he anticipates being a tough second half of the season, as Ramsbottom United look to escape the claws of relegated from the Evo-Stik Premier, one player arrives as another leaves.