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Match Reports

Rochdale 21 v 36 Isle of Man

Rochdale’s ‘International’ match started earlier than scheduled due to the Manxmen ‘s flights being sooner than planned and so with a 12.45 kick off and the pitch in great condition considering the recent weather Dale faced the big Manx side for the first time. It was...

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Rochdale RUFC 2’s 34-v- 30 Wilmslow 2’s

A very entertaining game at Moorgate Ave, and the weather played its part with a chilly bright afternoon. Rochdale 1XV had a day off and the 2ndXV took centre stage. The visitors Wilmslow were unbeaten in the league so far this season so Dale were not favourties to...

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On a cold sunny day at Headlands Road, Rochdale started well against 2nd in the league Stockport who had a one hundred percent record at home this season before this fixture. From the start Josh Schofield was unlucky not to score when the ball went forward in a tackle...

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Rochdale 37 -.14 St Benedicts

Saturday saw the first of the 2-15pm kick offs against Cumbrian side St. Benedicts who lie at the bottom of the league but only 2 points below Rochdale….. a win was a definite need for Dale. They soon had cause to celebrate when 2nd Row Gui de Sousa made a break from...

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Wilmslow 50 – 7 Rochdale RUFC

On a windy and wet afternoon Rochdale took to the field still smarting from their last minute defeat at the hands of Waterloo last week but confident in the knowledge that they could run a top side close. In recent years Wilmslow have had the best of their home...

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Non stop rain and at times a fierce wind dictated the play at Moorgate Ave. It was going to be a day for the forwards and Dale were not at their strongest in that department, two late cry off’s put the replacements into action. Harry Hill and Johnny Bradley started...

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Dale Sparkle at Altrincham

Altrincham Kersal 0 -20 Rochdale RUFC On a wet and windy day at Stelfox Road, Rochdale got their first win of the season in great style and without conceding any points. Dale welcoming back Jim Flitcroft and Andy Redfern along with Rob Wadsworth in the engine room...

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Rochdale 20 v 29 Carlisle

After last week’s disappointment at Manchester, Dale welcomed newly promoted Carlisle to Moorgate Avenue on a wet afternoon and with key players still missing due to injury, coach Mick Gould had to ring the changes but welcomed back 2nd row Gui de Sousa to strengthen...

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Manchester 61 v 24 Rochdale RUFC

Rochdale arrived for their second visit of the season at Grove Park with a much changed side after last week’s promising performance against Blackburn points were needed against the experienced Manchester team who had proved too strong for them in the recent cup tie...

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SATURDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2017   On a glorious afternoon at Moorgate Avenue, Rochdale entertained Blackburn, the weather and pitch were in great condition to hopefully give the spectators a good game of open flowing rugby. Injuries, holidays, weddings etc. meant that on...

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Moorgate Avenue, off Bury Road
OL11 5LU

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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.