Stockport County’s burning desire to reclaim their Football League status, which was lost in 2011, has been enhanced by a fruitful festive period.
Head coach Dino Maamria again bemoaned Oldham Athletic’s lack of firepower as they lost at Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon Town.
On an afternoon in which disgruntled Oldham Athletic fans staged a protest against owner Abdallah Lemsagam, Latics had a frustrating 90 minutes as they were held at home by lowly Leyton Orient.
Ryan Brooke ended his three-and-a-half month goal drought to help earn Mossley a deserved draw at home to second-placed Trafford.
Mossley’s lack of firepower was evident in the home defeat by Colne in BetVictor Northern Premier League’s north west division.