Category: Match Reports

Poor Rams suffer at Frickley

The flickering flame of revival and survival which burst into life with the wins at Stourbridge and Grantham is looking more like a dim glow over the horizon which only the most optimistic could discern following the heavy defeat at Ashton and a dismal performance in the South Yorkshire coalfields.

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Grantham Town fixture swap

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.

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Clean up starts on Monday at 11am

The big clean up to try and get the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium starts on Bank Holiday Monday at 11am.

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Draw no good for either side

A relegation six-pointer against a Stamford side which has recovered from a three goal deficit to grab a point in the reversed fixture earlier in the season, ended with neither side particularly happy as once again it prove to be a point apiece.


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Rams exit League Cup at Marine

In a game switched to Merseyside due to the recent flooding in Ramsbottom, the Rams exited this year's League Cup at the hands of Marine, following two early goals for the home side.

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Rams open 2016 with vital win

The Rams' New Year started with an impressive away win against Stourbridge, taking a vital 3-2 success from the West Midlands.

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Rammy United 2015 Review

2015 will go down as Ramsbottom United's "annus horribilis" after the most traumatic twelve months in the 50-year history of the club.

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Wilkins in, Woods out

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.


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Ashton steamroller youthful Rams

When Ashton United travelled up to Workington last Saturday, they were on the verge of creating a new club record for a straight run of league victories.  At the tenth attempt, that run was thwarted, and someone was going to pay for that disappointment.  Up stepped the Rams to the slaughter.

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Non-league family rally around Rams

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.

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Rammy's HWRS under water again

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.

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Late goals sink Rams resolve

With just 20 minutes left and the game still poised at 0-0, the Rams were denied a clear goal when the referee and linesman between them failed to spot that a Shelton Payne free kick had crossed the line by a good yard.  It would be easy to see this misfortune as the turning point in the match but in truth the Rams were second best throughout and the performance as a whole was a step backwards from the promise shown in recent matches.


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Four-star Rams thrash Grantham

Having won just six league matches throughout the whole of 2015, and just two previously this season, 2016 has begun in much brighter fashion for Ramsbottom United, as within nine days of the New Year starting, they have doubled their tally for the season on the back of two long away trips.

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Floods start to recede at HWRS

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.

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

All at Ramsbottom United Football Club would like to wish their supporters, sponsors, players, officials and followers a very Merry Christmas.

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Rams through in Doodson Cup

It is very sad to see how far many of the less attractive aspects of football at the senior level, both on and off the pitch, are creeping into the game at semi-professional level.  One example is a level disinterest almost amounting to disdain which clubs are showing to cup competitions by fielding below strength teams in front of low crowds.