Category: Club News

Grant Shenton 200 not out

Ramsbottom United's club captain Grant Shenton will be making his 200th start between the sticks when the Rams head to Alder House this evening for the match against Atherton Collieries in the Lancashire FA Trophy quarter-finals.

Category: Club News

Stockport County to visit in FA Trophy

The draw for the First Round Proper of the FA Trophy will see former Football League club Stockport County making their first appearance at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium on Saturday 13 December 2014.

Category: Match Reports

Second half show defeats Grantham

It will be interesting to see, in the coming weeks, how the Rams carry the weight of expectation from this result because this was an assured win over a team on a good run.

Category: Match Reports

Black Day for Rams in Black Country

This was a bad day in the depths of the Black Country for the Rams, who saw their unbeaten run going back to the balmy days of September brought to a pretty unceremonious end.


Category: Match Reports

Rams only secure draw at Matlock

Having been in front for the best part of 80 minutes, the Rams will have come away disappointed to have only one point but, in truth, that was a fair result and further evidence that there are no easy games in this division.

Category: Match Reports

Rammy into FA Trophy 1st Round draw

There would be no fine ladies making music in Banbury on Saturday night after the Rams secured their berth in the first round proper of the FA Trophy and closer to Wembley than they have ever been in their 48 year history, courtesy of an impressive 3-0 win in Oxfordshire.

Category: Club News

Joel Pilkington retires from the game

Ramsbottom United's Joel Pilkington has decided to retire from the game, having played 235 appearances for the club and been integral to their recent run of successes.

Category: Club News

Howson wins October Player of Month

After the club's successful month of October when all five league matches were won, no fewer than twelve players received nominations in the Supporters Player of the Month voting - such has been the consistency of the team.


Category: Club News

Stockport County - match arrangements

The club are now in a position to announce the arrangements for the FA Trophy Round 1 match between Ramsbottom United and Stockport County, which will be played on Saturday 13th December at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium.

Category: Match Reports

Comfortable progress in Doodson Cup

If this Doodson Cup first round match had been a boxing match, it would not have been stopped halfway through but never licensed in the first place.


Category: Match Reports

Rams see off Salford challenge

It was obvious from both the line ups and approach that there was much more at stake in this game than simple progression to the next stage of the Doodson Sport League Cup.

Category: Club News

Gaskell and Mota depart the Rams

Ramsbottom United have been rocked by the news that one of their leading goalscorers, Lee Gaskell, as well as recent signing Nelson Mota, have decided to leave the club.

Category: Match Reports

Rams leave it late in Lancs FA Trophy

The final score with all the goals coming in the last 10 minutes somewhat flattered a rather insipid Rams performance as they eventually saw off the challenge of North West Counties League outfit West Didsbury and Cholton in the Lancashire FA Trophy.

Category: Match Reports

Rams held to home Workington draw

At the final whistle, the home crowd drifted away content with the thought that this was very much a point gained rather than two lost against a team who gave by far the most classy, compact and complete performances that the Rams have come up against so far this season.