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Match Reports

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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No joy at sunny Warrington

Warrington RFC 29 v 19 Rochdale RUFC On a bright sunny afternoon at Warrington, Dale were looking to collect some points from a side who had lost four games on the bounce prior to last week’s win in the last minute at Waterloo. Dale started well and soon tested the...

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Rochdale RUFC 5-24 Wilmslow RUFC

Good conditions, a victory from the previous week and a home game, all boded well for Rochdale, and in the first 25 minutes they could have been out of sight. Wilmslow were made to look ordinary as the Dale went on to spurn chance after chance. Wilmslow started very...

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Rochdale RUFC 9 v 3 Vale of Lune

Dale swamp leaders in a defiant performance. On a very wet afternoon at Moorgate Avenue Rochdale welcomed current league leaders Vale of Lune who had lost only once this season home and away. A somewhat re-arranged Dale side with injuries and departures took to the...

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Dale Meet Their Waterloo   FIRWOOD WATERLOO 54 v ROCHDALE RUFC 24 On a fine afternoon in Crosby Dale took on 3rd place Firwood Waterloo in what proved to be an open and entertaining game with both sides producing some top class rugby.The game followed a familiar...

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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.