Rochdale AFC invite junior teams to be flag bearers

Date published: 28 October 2019

Rochdale Football Club is inviting local junior grassroots football teams to be flag-bearers at this weekend's home match against Bristol Rovers on Saturday 2 November.

Hundreds of youngsters have lined the pitch as the teams have entered the pitch before kick-off over recent years.

Each team will receive free tickets for the players, as well as two complimentary adult tickets for their coaches. Additional tickets for parents, coaches and guardians will be available to pre-book for just £10 each.

If you represent a local team and would like to take part, then please contact Frances Fielding by email: or call 01706 753581.

Youngsters should wear their team kits on the day. Children will receive a free goody bag for taking part.

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