RAMSBOTTOM United will host Championship side Bolton Wanderers in their flagship friendly this summer.

The Rams, who are preparing for a second season in the Evo-Stik League Premier Division, will face Neil Lennon’s side on Tuesday, August 4, at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium.


Jon Robinson’s men are also hosting Conference North side Stockport County, with the Hatters making the short trip on Wednesday, July 29.

The Rams will open their pre-season programme with an away trip to Clitheroe on Saturday, July 18, before visiting Radcliffe Borough on Tuesday, July 21.

A trip to Colne follows on Saturday, July 25, while there are also away matches at Welsh side Flint Town on Saturday, August 1, and Mossley on Saturday, August 8.

Meanwhile, the club are also hosting trials for next season.

These will take place on Tuesday, June 23 and Friday, June 26, at Salford Sports Village at 6.15pm for a 6.30pm kick off.

For more details, contact Ramsbottom manager Robinson at jonrob12@hotmail.com.

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