Category: Match Reports

Robbo's late strike beats Trafford

Less is more!  This result summoned a deep throated growl of defiance from players, management and visiting fans alike - who contributed at least a third of the attendance of 294.

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Nervy times but Rams secure all three

A game that was seemingly progressing to a comfortable Ramsbottom United victory suddenly exploded with controversy as the final few minutes were played with a series of decisions that had the home crowd mystified and the away supporters wondering if a miraculous escape was on the cards.

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Opening day defeat for the Rams

Life at Evo-Stik Premier level could hardly have started better. Two goals in the opening nine minutes of the season had the Rams supporters in dreamland as visitors Kings Lynn Town looked shell-shocked.


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Second half collapse ends winning run

All winning teams have a good shape; each team without shape will find a way of losing.  So it proved in the depths of the South Yorkshire coalfields on Saturday.

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FCUM defeat the weakened Rams

Ramsbottom United’s difficult start to life at Evo-Stik Premier level was hardly helped by the absence of four influential regulars, all out through injury.

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WE ARE GOING UP!!!!!!!!

Ramsbottom United gained their second promotion in three seasons in a thriller at the newly christened Sir Tom Finney Stadium, in front of over 1200 fans.


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Curzon hold Rams to first draw

With a record of five wins and five defeats from their first ten matches so far this season, the Rams have been slower to the draw than Gary Cooper at the OK Corral but will have come away from this fiercely contested match content with a point that puts them up into fifth position.

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Rams put to the dagger in Whitby

The Rams made the long journey to the north Yorkshire coast but returned empty-handed after losing out to a big physical Whitby Town team by two goals to nil.

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Rams claim first Premier points

Ramsbottom United broke their duck at the third time of asking with a convincing victory at much-fancied Rushall Olympic.

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Darlington ditched as Rams roar to final

Ramsbottom United overcame a hostile atmosphere and a team that finished second in the league, to clinch a Play-off Final spot at Bamber Bridge on Saturday, and hosts Darlington could have very few complaints about it.


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Rams get better of frantic 2nd half

Ramsbottom United returned from their first ever visit to Ilkeston with a thoroughly deserved victory which saw them leap-frog their hosts in the table.

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Two in a row as leaders beaten

Ramsbottom United appear to be finding their feet at the higher level, as they tasted victory for the second time in a week.

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Rams sunk by late goal

Ramsbottom United made what proved to be a long and fruitless journey up to former Football League side Workington, and finished up rueing missed chances.

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Dull draw enough for play-off spot

Both sides came safely through the final league game of the season to clinch a play-off place, but such was the tension surrounding the game, that the quality of the football did not match the occasion.