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#1 RoytonRoughyed

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 12:03 PM

Off to the Whitebank Good Friday for my first Experience of the new Home of Rugby in Oldham. I realise it a bit of a hole but i doubt ill mind once the game kicks off.

I was brought up at Watersheddings and still regard Tommy Martyn as my favoruite ever sportsman. Some of my greatest memories are Oldham RLFC games but family stopping going and me taking up cricket got me out of the habbit of going.

Im a bit embarresed as to the amount of Games ive been to since 1997 you can count them with your fingers, but i started following the results again last few season and went to the Good Friday game last season at Spotland now im really looking forward to it.

I realise times have changed but just want to see my Local side go hell for leather against there nearest rivals

Come on you Yeds!!!!!

#2 TOSH1960

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 12:17 PM

I hope you have a great time. Yes the ground leaves an awful lot to be desired but it is great to be so close up to the action. Enjoy.

#3 oldham13

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 11:24 AM

Welcome back RoytonRoughyed!

The ground is not ideal but it is the supporters that make the difference, Thanks for coming back and hope you continue tocome back and cheer on the boys

Come on Oldham!!!!!

We Are Oldham Roughyeds


#4 RoytonRoughyed

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 07:03 PM

thanks alot it was good to go shame about the result and first half showing. i will be back though aiming for 4 of the remaining 7 league games

#5 TOSH1960

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 07:08 PM

Glad you enjoyed it despite the result. If it helps, they have been playing better than they did today.

#6 RoytonRoughyed

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 07:42 PM

i believe so. Maybe i was a jynx




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