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Matt Reid, who starred at left-centre with two tries in Oldham's hugely-encouraging 28-24 Law Cup win at Rochdale, played most of his rugby at Coventry Bears last season in the forwards.
Date Published 15/01/2018
Oldham Roughyeds held on in a hard fought final against Rochdale Hornets for a well earned win to take the Law Cup back to Whitebank on Wednesday night.
Date Published 11/01/2018
Oldham have promised they will go into their Law Cup clash at Rochdale on Wednesday (10 January) night with all guns blazing.
Date Published 09/01/2018
It has taken more than six months, surgery, mental toughness, lots of time off work and weeks on crutches, but Gareth Owen is back running again in his determined bid to make up...
When Oldham and Rochdale Hornets go head to head for the Law Cup at the Crown Oil Arena on Wednesday 10 January, kick-off 7.45pm it will be 20 years since the 'new' Oldham club...
Date Published 05/01/2018
The Rochdale Hornets versus Oldham Roughyeds Law Cup game at the Crown Oil Arena, scheduled for Sunday, has been postponed and rearranged for Wednesday 10 January, kick-off
Oldham fans will get their first glimpse of many new signings in Sunday's Law Cup clash with derby rivals Rochdale Hornets at the Crown Oil Arena (3pm kick-off).
Date Published 04/01/2018
The Oldham Rugby League Heritage Trust will make the tenth presentation of the Heritage Trust Trophy following the Law Cup clash of Oldham and Rochdale Hornets at the Crown Oil...
Paul Crook will break a seven-year habit when he heads for the Oldham dressing room at the Crown Oil Arena on Sunday 7 January (3pm kick-off) ahead of the Law Cup clash with derby...
Date Published 02/01/2018
Head coach Scott Naylor and conditioner Adam Neal say Oldham RL owe a debt of gratitude to Andy Hibbert and his staff at The Strength Factory gym in Westhoughton where the squad...
Date Published 31/12/2017
Oldham RLFC would like to wish all supporters, sponsors, season-ticket holders and anyone else associated with the club a very happy Christmas and a healthy and prosperous 2018.
Date Published 25/12/2017
Oldham's players clocked off for Christmas on Thursday 21 December with thoughts already turning to the Law Cup game at Rochdale on Sunday, 7 January.
Date Published 24/12/2017
Oldham Rugby League Club has agreed a three-year agreement with Advantage Sport (Steeden's European licensee), which means Roughyeds will train and play in Steeden kit, starting...
Date Published 20/12/2017
Oldham prop Adam Neal is enjoying his new twin role which gives him one foot in the players' camp and the other one in with the backroom staff.
Date Published 19/12/2017
Having returned from a two-year stint in Australia with Queensland Cup side Redcliffe Dolphins, Oldham-born second-row man Danny Bridge has signed for Oldham Roughyeds in a move...
Date Published 13/12/2017
Oldham are relishing the prospect of having a crack at regaining the Law Cup from derby rivals Rochdale Hornets at the Crown Oil Arena on Sunday 7 January.
Date Published 07/12/2017
Long serving Kenny Hughes believes Oldham will be good enough to make an impact on League One next season.
He thinks new signings will more than compensate for the players who...
Date Published 01/12/2017
League One rivals Keighley Cougars are Oldham's opposition on Sunday 28 January in a second pre-season friendly at the Vestacare Stadium.
Nine new signings, better facilities,. an artificial pitch, and a different slant on how things are done in pre-season training - it is all-change as Oldham RLFC prepares for...
Scott Naylor has confirmed what every Oldham fan already believed, that new signing Paul Crook will be the Roughyeds' midfield linchpin in a highly-competitive League One...
Date Published 28/11/2017
HM Revenue and Customs officials were at Oldham Athletic's Boundary Park ground on Monday morning, 27 November.
Oldham Athletic spurned chances to beat Gillingham and will be disappointed with a goalless draw.
Manager Richie Wellens made one change to the side which drew with AFC...
Date Published 25/11/2017
Chadderton Park Community Sports Clubs won the Club of the Year award at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards at the Point, Emirates Old Trafford.
Date Published 24/11/2017
Heyside FC is looking for coaches and players, boys and girls, to join the well-established family club.
Date Published 14/11/2017
Jack Holmes, a key player in Oldham's 2015 promotion-winning squad, is back with the Roughyeds after a season and a bit at Rochdale Hornets.
Date Published 20/11/2017
Oldham took the spoils in a keenly contested local derby as they ran out deserved winners over Rochdale.
Date Published 18/11/2017
Oldham will play their usual pre-season game against newly-promoted Barrow Raiders at Craven Park on Sunday, 21 January, kick-off 2pm.
It will give fans an early chance to look...
Date Published 17/11/2017
Oldham Rugby League Club's League One campaign in 2018 begins on Sunday 18 February with a tough test in Cumbria against last season's beaten promotion finalists Whitehaven.
Date Published 16/11/2017
Oldham RLFC fans who buy a season ticket before 22 December will watch three of 13 home League One games next season free of charge.
Liam Bent will have a spring in his stride when he and the other Oldham players return to training tonight (Tuesday, 14 November) after their close-season break.
Six local people and a local school are finalists in the Greater Manchester Sports Awards taking place on Friday 17 November, at The Point, Emirates Old Trafford.
Adam Jeffrey and Gary Morgan from Saddleworth Rangers played in the Lancashire Open Age game against Cumbria with a tough 22-4 victory over Cumbria at Thatto Heath. The result...
Date Published 13/11/2017
Oldham's squad-building for 2018 has continued with the capture of 20-year-old second-row forward Adam Jones, who was at Swinton Lions last season.
Date Published 09/11/2017
Liam Thompson, who has made 105 senior appearances in his five seasons at Oldham, has confirmed that he is heading off to Australia to start a new chapter of his life in the...
Date Published 07/11/2017
Debbie Abrahams, MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth, has helped Oldham Rugby League Football Club to mark its 20th anniversary by writing an introductory article in a new book...
Date Published 06/11/2017
Oldham RLFC (1997) Ltd celebrated its 20th anniversary in style at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on Friday night.
Old foes Lancashire and Yorkshire fought out a tight game in the opener of the 2017 Tri Counties Series and it was the white rose of Yorkshire that won through in a tight game.
Oldham RLFC has confirmed that, subject to final approval by the Rugby Football League, Roughyeds will return to the borough next season after playing at Bower Fold, Stalybridge...
Date Published 03/11/2017
Conventry Bears centre Matt Reid, 6ft 4in and 16st, has joined Oldham on a one-year deal to become the Roughyeds' sixth new recruit of the close season.
Date Published 01/11/2017
Scott Naylor says Oldham's latest signing, former St Helens youngster Dave Eccleston, has the raw talent to potentially become a star of the future.
Duane Holmes late winner for Scunthorpe United ended Oldham's unbeaten seven-match run under new manager Richie Wellens.
Date Published 28/10/2017
Oldham have confirmed that Sammy Gee, the Roughyeds' vice-captain for the past five seasons, has retired from professional rugby league.
Signed as a hooker, he has also played...
Date Published 27/10/2017
Kyran Johnson, a pacy outside back from Featherstone who describes himself as a "proper Yorkshire lad" has become Oldham RL Club's fourth new boy in the Roughyeds' bid to regain...
Date Published 26/10/2017
A last gasp goal, in the final minute of three minutes additional time, from Aaron Holloway gave Oldham a dramatic victory over local rivals Bury on Tuesday night.
Date Published 25/10/2017
Matty Wilkinson has signed a new one-year deal with Oldham RLFC to become the club's third hooker on the 2018 roster.
Date Published 24/10/2017
Oldham Athletic Community Trust’s Holly Espie has been nominated at the upcoming Manchester FA Grassroots Award for her grassroots achievements with Curzon Ashton Girls U16s.
Date Published 23/10/2017
Oldham hearts were broken after a last minute MK Dons equaliser denied them a deserved win at Stadium MK.
Whilst the Oldham players and supporters were understandably...
Date Published 21/10/2017
Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes has told BBC Radio Manchester he was interested in the Oldham Athletic manager's job prior to Richie Wellens' appointment.
Date Published 20/10/2017
Kenny Hughes will be back at Oldham in 2018 for a sixth season of first-team rugby in Roughyeds' colours.
The 27-year-old hooker, who has totalled 123 games for the club since...
Date Published 19/10/2017
Having impressed during his interim period with four wins and one draw against tough opposition, Richie Wellens has been appointed Latics new manager.
Prop Ben Davies is the eighth member of last season's relegated Oldham RL squad to stick with the Oldham in League One.
Davies, 27, had the opportunity to move on but, like...
Date Published 18/10/2017
Oldham extended their unbeaten run to five games under Richie Wellens with a draw at Bradford City.
Jujitsu is part of Lee Usher and his family’s life and his eight-year-old daughter, Elle, has recently gained her black belt.
Date Published 17/10/2017
Latest new player to join Oldham Rugby League Club's squad for 2018 is a young player who was at Whitebank in the reserves as a 17-year-old.
Danny Rasool, now nearing 22, has...
Oldham Half Marathon men’s winner was Bruno Lima, Salford Harriers AC in 1:17:10,63.
The ladies winner was Sophie Wood, Royton Road Runners in 1:32:10,94.
Date Published 16/10/2017
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