Oliver Rathbone (born 31 October 1997) is an English professional footballer who plays as a attacking midfielder for Rochdale.
A central midfielder who's on an Under-17 Academy Educational Scholarship. He's technically sound but due to his small stature he spent much of the 2013-14 season playing with the Manchester United Under-16 side.
Released from Man Utd at the end of his contract in 2016.
Spent time on trial for Walsall reserves in April 2016.
Joined Rochdale on a one year deal in June 2016.
Made his Rochdale debut in October 2016 in the EFL Trophy against Notts County.
Played his first league game in home win against Southend United 4 days later.
Signed a new two-year contract in August 2017.
Son of former Blackburn Rovers full back Mick Rathbone
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