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

Whitby spooked by last gasp winner

The Rams will be glad to see the back of young Shane Bland, the Whitby goalkeeper.  For the third game in succession, he repelled the Rams strike force like garlic repels vampires such that despite dominating the match from almost first kick to last, it was not until deep into time added on that the Rams finally broke the home team's resistance and only then in somewhat controversial circumstances.


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

Fans and Managers Forum Meeting

There will be a Ramsbottom United fans and managers forum meeting on Wednesday 5th November at 7.30pm at the cricket club.  Come and speak to Bernard and Jonno about the season so far - should be a fascinating meeting to attend!


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: Club News

Rams named Evo-Stik Club of the Month

Ramsbottom United have been named the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Club of the Month for October after they went through the month unbeaten in five games, scoring 14 goals and conceding just 3.


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.

Category: Match Reports

Howson pair complete unbeaten October

It is said that it is better to travel hopefully than arrive.  Having won their last 5 games and securing 23 out of the last 27 points available, the question that is forming on the lips of all those in and around the Rams is whether their arrival in the Northern Premier League is the pinnacle of their journey up the football ladder or simply a continuation of an amazing upward trajectory.