Rochdale Cohesion Cup

Date published: 27 February 2019

The inaugural Rochdale Cohesion Cup is being held in March at the Soccer Factory.

The five-a-side competition, organised by Rochdale Football Club’s Dale in the Community Sports Trust in partnership with Rochdale Borough Council, Link4Life and the Soccer Factory, is aimed at all members of the community.

The event is being held on Saturday 16 March 2019, from 3pm-6pm, at the Soccer Factory, Royle Barn Road, Rochdale, OL11 3DT.

There’s a Youth competition for ages 13-16 and an Open Age competition for those aged 17 and above. Both competitions are open to males and females.

The winners and runners-up will receive trophies and medals, whilst the winning team from both age groups will be treated to a paid-for meal.

Entries will be on an individual basis, from which players will be allocated a team.

Teams will play group matches, with qualifying teams entering the knockout stages.

All players must bring appropriate footwear and equipment for an indoor tournament (4G surface).

Players need to register in order to take part in the Rochdale Cohesion Cup. Download a registration form online from The completed form should be returned to the main reception at the Soccer Factory. Alternatively, it can be emailed to

The form must be completed and returned by Thursday 14 March.

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