Rochdale M2s  4 Vs  2 Didsbury Northern M6s

Rochdale M2s 4 Vs 2 Didsbury Northern M6s

Following lockdown break two, the sequel, Rochdale were back in league action against Didsbury Northern Mens 6s. A little better for having a friendly last week, the home team were keen to get back adding points to stay near the top of the table. Rochdale started...
Rochdale men’s 1s Vs Bramhall men’s 1s

Rochdale men’s 1s Vs Bramhall men’s 1s

In a change to the scheduled fixture Rochdale managed to arrange a friendly with Bramhall away in Stockport. They are in the division above Rochdale even after the recent league restructuring, so it was always going to be a tough test. It was a tricky opening ten...
Rochdale Mens 2s 2 – 3 South Manchester 1s Match Report

Rochdale Mens 2s 2 – 3 South Manchester 1s Match Report

Rochdale 2s entertained a South Manchester 1s side in a gripping match on Saturday 24th October 2020. With both teams coming in to the fixture from contrasting results the previous weekend, Rochdale were looking to bounce back from the Horwich defeat against a South...
Bury Ladies 3 v 2 Rochdale Ladies

Bury Ladies 3 v 2 Rochdale Ladies

This weekend Rochdale Ladies were away to play Bury Ladies 2nds on a cool but thankfully dry afternoon. Rochdale were able to field a strong team with multiple subs again. Keeper; Sam Partington. Defence; Kate Brammer, Dionne Collinson, Nikki Mongan & Gill Owen....
Horwich Mens 1s 2 – 1 Rochdale Mens 2s

Horwich Mens 1s 2 – 1 Rochdale Mens 2s

Rochdale made the short trip to Wigan Sports Club for the early top of the table clash with Horwich Mens 1s. With both teams occupying first & second positions in the league after only two games played, it was all to play for. Captain Adam Massey only making two...
Bolton Ladies 1 v 1 Rochdale Ladies

Bolton Ladies 1 v 1 Rochdale Ladies

This weekend Rochdale Ladies were away to play Bolton Ladies 2nds. Apart from a couple of brief rain showers at the start of play the weather was good. Rochdale were able to field a strong team with multiple subs. Keeper; Sam Partington. Defence; Kate Brammer, Dionne...
Moss Park 3  v 1 Rochdale Ladies

Moss Park 3  v 1 Rochdale Ladies

This weekend Rochdale Ladies Hockey were away at Moss Park playing their 2nds, thankfully the predicted rain didn’t show on a relatively warm Sunday morning. Rochdale were able to field a strong team with multiple subs even with regular keeper Sam Partington out...
Rochdale Mens 2s 4 – 2 Kendal Mens 2s

Rochdale Mens 2s 4 – 2 Kendal Mens 2s

Rochdale Mens 2s entertained last year’s Division 4 North League winner Kendal Mens 2s on a wet afternoon for what proved to be a scintillating encounter between the two sides. Both teams had the luxury of coming into the fixture earning victories during last...
Kendal M1s  3  v 3  Rochdale M1s

Kendal M1s  3  v 3  Rochdale M1s

A very rainy Saturday 3rd of October saw Rochdale M1s away at Kendal in their first league match of the 2020-21 season. Kendal are a young fit side and had plenty of substitutes, but with a few preseason friendlies under their belts Rochdale were hungry to get...
Bolton Mens 2s 0 – 2 Rochdale Mens 2s

Bolton Mens 2s 0 – 2 Rochdale Mens 2s

Bolton Mens 2s 0 – 2 Rochdale Mens 2s Division 3 North Match Report 26th September 2020 After two months of intense fitness training, two pre-season friendlies & a training match against a Premier league team, Rochdale travelled away at Bolton to kick start the...
Wigan M1s 6 v 2 Rochdale M1s

Wigan M1s 6 v 2 Rochdale M1s

Rochdale were due to take on a top of the league Wigan, who knew that a victory today would guarantee they finished the season as champions. Both teams had enough players despite the worst health crises for a generation and on the advice of England Hockey, they just...
Rochdale M2s 1 v 1 West Derby

Rochdale M2s 1 v 1 West Derby

Rochdale were hoping to upset top of the league West Derby and improve their odds of finishing fourth with their last game of the season on Saturday. It has always been a challenging game against West Derby these last two seasons and this one was no exception. With...
Didsbury Northern Ladies 6s  2  v 3  Rochdale Ladies

Horwich Ladies 2 v 2 Rochdale Ladies

This weekend Rochdale Ladies Hockey were away at Horwich, on a cloudy but just about dry Sunday. Unfortunately Rochdale had no subs for this match. Keeper; Sam Partington. Defence; Kate Brammer, Kieran Leech, Nicki Monghan & Hannah Palmer. Midfield; Molly Barker,...
Formby M2s 3 v 2 Rochdale M1s

Formby M2s 3 v 2 Rochdale M1s

The penultimate game of the season saw Rochdale at home to Formby, with five goals, a high tempo and one unfortunate serious injury (also one black eye) it was a good exhibition of hockey. Rochdale started at a high tempo which put Formby on the back foot. Through...
Oldham Ladies 0 v 6 Rochdale Ladies

Oldham Ladies 0 v 6 Rochdale Ladies

This weekend Rochdale Ladies Hockey team had a full schedule, with a match both days. Their first fixture of the weekend was away at Oldham, where it was windy but dry. Rochdale were fielding a familiar team, with one sub and still unfortunately missing a couple of...
Wigan M1s 6 v 2 Rochdale M1s

Liverpool Uni M1s 3 v 5 Rochdale M1s

Saturday saw Rochdale taking on Liverpool university, hoping to improve on recent form and try to get into a stronger position in the top half of the table. With 8 goals, a good tempo and a win for Rochdale, it was a great game for the travelling supporters. Rochdale...
Rochdale Mens 2s 4 – 2 Kendal Mens 2s

Rochdale M2s 3 v 3 South Manchester M1s

Saturday saw Rochdale men’s 2s hoping to keep 4th spot hopes alive with a win over South Manchester’s first eleven. However with South Manchester trying to move within a point of Rochdale if they won, it was not going to be as straight forward as it perhaps should...
Didsbury Northern Ladies 6s  2  v 3  Rochdale Ladies

Rochdale Ladies 7 v 1 Urmston Ladies

This weekend saw Rochdale Ladies hosting Urmston on a very windy Saturday morning. Rochdale were fielding a relatively strong team this week, unfortunately missing a couple of regulars but still had two subs. Keeper; Sam Partington. Defence; Kate Brammer, Dionne...
Rochdale M2s 0 v 5 Didsbury Nth. M5s

Rochdale M2s 0 v 5 Didsbury Nth. M5s

Rochdale M2s were looking to continue their winning streak at home to a Didsbury M5s on Saturday, with Didsbury sat 10 points above Rochdale in the league it was going to be a tough game. With 5 goals, one card and a decent standard of hockey throughout the match it...
Golborne M2s 1 v 3 Rochdale

Golborne M2s 1 v 3 Rochdale

It was a wild afternoon on Saturday as storm Dennis provided the backdrop to Rochdale away at Golborne with their sights on moving up into third place if they won by 4 clear goals. This was always going to be a tough game as Golborne are a good side who fight to the...
Preston M5s  1 v 3 Rochdale M2s

Preston M5s 1 v 3 Rochdale M2s

Rochdale M2s were keen to get a win on Saturday against a struggling Preston side after the last two defeats. With some brilliant passing, strong challenges and a goal of the season from natural goal scorer Kane Morgan, this was an excellent game of hockey for the...
Rochdale M2s 0 v 3 Lancaster & Morecambe M2s

Rochdale M2s 0 v 3 Lancaster & Morecambe M2s

Saturday saw a depleted Rochdale men’s 2s looking to beat Lancaster and Morcambe mens’s 2s at Oulder Hill. With a bare 11 and at least 2 of them not fully fit, it was not going to be easy for Rochdale. The opening 10 minutes was good however and Rochdale...
Didsbury Greys 1 v 3 Rochdale Ladies

Didsbury Greys 1 v 3 Rochdale Ladies

A drizzly Sunday morning saw Rochdale travelling to Manchester’s Armitage centre to play Didsbury Greys 3s. Rochdale were fielding a mostly familiar team this week, without a couple of strong players but still had two subs. Keeper; Sam Partington. Defence; Kate...
Rochdale Ladies 1 v 0 Didsbury Northern Ladies

Rochdale Ladies 1 v 0 Didsbury Northern Ladies

After playing a cup match against Didsbury Northern Ladies 6s a couple of weeks ago, this weekend saw a rematch between the two teams. Again Rochdale were hosting, but this time it was a normal league match. Rochdale were fielding a strong team with multiple subs this...