From the Sports Archives
25th Sep North West Counties First Division North Nelson 2-2 Chadderton   Chadderton were denied victory in the dying seconds as Nelson fought back from 2-1 behind to take a share of the spoils at Little Wembley. Chadderton, who entered the game on the back of a 4-3 defeat to Shelley, fell a goal behind in the […]
25th Sep North West Counties First Division North Carlisle City 4-2 Avro   Avro were denied the chance to move to the top-of-the-table after surrendering a two-goal lead at Carlisle City. The visitors gave themselves a two-goal cushion inside the opening 20 minutes thanks to Mike Stockdale and Jake Pollard, but a courageous fight back from the […]
25th Sep Scott Naylor has confirmed that Ben Davies, Luke Nelmes and Luke Hooley will each serve one-match RFL bans when Oldham go head to head with Bradford Bulls at Odsal on Sunday (3pm) in the Betfred League 1 play-off. Forwards Davies (dissent) and Nelmes (punching) were sent off in last week’s league game against the Bulls […]
25th Sep ​They’ve only gone and done it ! After seven months, 26 games. nearly 100 training sessions and a roller-coaster ride of highs and lows, Oldham RL Club have sneaked into the Betfred League 1 play-offs by the skin of their teeth and the narrowest of margins. It was sealed on the last weekend of the […]
24th Sep Tameside Saturday league Chadderton Park under 19’s Eagles suffered their second defeat of the season losing 4-0 at home to Heyside. The Eagles came into the game with a make shift team with eight players missing. The Eagles gave a dogged battling defensive display in the first half and the deadlock and the Eagles resistance […]
24th Sep EFL League Two Oldham Athletic 3-3 Colchester United Oldham maintained their positive start to the season after a late fight back produced a 3-3 draw against Colchester United at Boundary Park. After falling 3-1 behind in the fixture, Frankie Bunn’s side produced a brilliant comeback in the dying stages to take a share of the […]
17th Sep The sun set on the GMCL season on Saturday with all championship, promotion and relegation issues sorted. Locally it’s been a good season for the Oldham and Saddleworth areas. Greenfield were crowned champions of Division 1A a week ago and they will be joined in the Premier Division by Royton, after they pipped Walshaw to […]
6th Sep A football fanatic from Dukinfield has been shortlisted in the Disabled Sports Achiever category at this year’s Oldham Sports Awards. Archie Howarth, 8, has been nominated for his efforts at Chadderton Park Football Club, where he regularly plays frame football. The event, which is taking place at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on Friday, September 21, […]
6th Sep SATURDAY EFL LEAGUE TWO: Bury v Grimsby Town, Cambridge United v Carlisle United, Exeter City v Notts County, Forest Green Rovers v Port Vale, Lincoln City v Crawley Town, Morecambe v Swindon Town, Northampton Town v Cheltenham Town, Oldham Athletic v Newport County, Stevenage v Macclesfield Town, Tranmere Rovers v Colchester United, Yeovil Town v […]
5th Sep Avro midfielder Louis Potts believes the squad has what it takes to be challenging for a second promotion. After clinching the Manchester Premier Division title last season, Avro have hit the ground running and proudly sit at the top of the North West Counties First Division North, having won seven and lost just once in […]