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Match Reports

Sefton RUFC 10 v 43 Rochdale RUFC

After a disappointing performance against Bolton last weekend Rochdale travelled to Sefton buoyed by the return of Shaun Needham to the club. Rochdale made a much more determined start to the game than last week and applied a lot of pressure to the home defence in the...

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Rochdale 12 Bolton 31

RRUFC Match Report Saturday 8th September 2018 by David Rhodes. Rochdale 12 Bolton 31 Despite heavy pre-match rain the pitch at Moorgate Avenue looked in good condition as the home side took on Bolton for the first time in many years. Dale were without both James...

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Altrincham Kersal 25 v 19 Rochdale RUFC

RRUFC Match report Saturday 1st Sept 2018 Altrincham Kersal 25 v 19 Rochdale RUFC   A tight game was always on the card as the two previously relegated sides took the field in this first game of the new season. Both sides will be looking for immediate promotion...

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Lancashire Cup revenge for Dale.

ROCHDALE 36 MANCHESTER 15   New coach Danny Collins had commented before Saturday’s game on the depth of squad he had found at Rochdale, and with several 1st teamers still on holiday and injured he called on the less experienced players to face a Manchester side...

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Rochdale’s farewell to level 6

Northwich RFC 38 v 26 Rochdale RUFC On the warmest day of the season Dale faced second place Northwich at their Moss Lane ground, Northwich were looking to secure a play off place and Dale were playing for pride having already been relegated. Both sides were close to...

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Last Dale home game this season.

Rochdale RUFC 19 v 46 Warrington RFC Sorry, no photo’s, still away on holiday! On a sunny afternoon at Moorgate Avenue Dale started their last home fixture of the year against Warrington, the away fixture once postponed due to snow was a tight affair with the...

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Three legs prove better two.

Douglas [I.O.M.] RFC. 24 v 10 Rochdale RUFC. Sorry, no photo’s available at going to press.   Rochdale travelled to the I.O.M. on their one International game of the season and were warmly welcomed by the home side on a wet and misty day. The match promised...

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Vale of Lune relegate Rochdale

It’s 5 lost matches since Rochdale beat Vale of Lune at home in the mud and Vale took their revenge yesterday at Powderhouse Lane with an emphatic win. Dale have only 4 wins to show for a tough season at home and on the road. Captain Tom Callaghan led his team out on...

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Dale score four tries but fail to win

ROCHDALE RUFC 31 v 39 BURNAGE RFC On a wild windy and snowy afternoon Dale welcomed Burnage to Moorgate Avenue hoping to get some revenge on the early season mauling they received in the corresponding fixture. Despite the wind and driving snow both sides were...

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Dale lose in the rain.

Despite the best efforts of Groundsman Tom Helliwell the referee decided to use the hill pitch rather than the very wet 1st team ground, the game kicked off at the revised time of 2.30 pm. The conditions were poor with driving rain and a cross wind which favoured Dale...

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From the M62 junction 20 follow signs for Rochdale along the A627M. At the end of the slip road take the 1st exit off the roundabout then under the railway bridge along the A664. At the traffic lights go straight ahead onto the B6452 follow the road to the end, then at the traffic lights, at the Cemetery Hotel, turn left along the B6222 towards Bury. Moorgate Avenue is the 3rd road on your right, the club entrance is at the end of the road.