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Following on from their 3-2 win against Peamount on the opening day of the season, the Sligo Rovers Women's Under 17 team are preparing for their first home game tomorrow, when they take on Galway WFC at 2pm at The Showgrounds. Prior to kick-off, there will be a festival of football in the Showgrounds from 11am until 1pm for girls aged 6-14, with family fun, free t-shirts and goodie bags. Damon Kearney, Head-Coach of the Bit O'...
Sligo Rovers manager Gerard Lyttle has said Saturday’s mid-season friendly with Glentoran will be useful for keeping his side on schedule after the league fixture with Dundalk was postponed.Lyttle has thanked his counterpart Ronnie McFall for agreeing with a fixture swap in order to facilitate the game.It will kick off at 3pm in the Oval.Lyttle spoke about the week of training this week.“We knew it our heart that the match with...
The #bitored firstly wish to confirm our match with Dundalk on Sunday has been postponed due to the Lilywhites progressing in Europe.  The postponement means 77 days will be the gap between our last home game with Waterford (30th June) and the next one St Patrick's Athletic (15th September). Eleven weeks is simply a remarkable period to go without a home league fixture.  We wish to add we have the Derry City EA Sports Cup...
When local couple Katie and Regan Wallace had a major success in winning the €14,300 Sligo Rovers jackpot, it brought to almost €19,000 the club has paid out in lotto jackpots in the month of June alone. The other lucky recent winners were Thomas Culkin (€2,000) and Sinead Costello (€2,600).When you include the “Match 3 Tesco Vouchers”, Sligo Rovers lotto has awarded over €24,000 in prizes so far in 2018,...
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Sligo Rovers v Dundalk scheduled for Saturday, 21st July has been moved to Sunday, 22nd July at The Showgrounds with a kick-off time of 7.00 pm. In the event of Dundalk progressing to the second qualifying round of the Europa League then the fixture will be postponed until a later date.Dundalk are 1-0 up from the first leg of their first round match. 
 The long awaited women's Under 17 National League kicks off today, with the Sligo Rovers women travelling to Dublin to take on Peamount (kick off 6.30pm). The Bit O'Red's first home game takes place at The Showgrounds next Saturday against Galway WFC. The squad has been working hard in training ahead of the new season, with the Bit O'Red women raring to go. Damon Kearney's charges will also take on...
Sligo Rovers leap-frogged Bohemians into seventh place as they beat the Gypsies by three goals to nil at Dalymount Park   Rovers lead at the break courtesy of a Jack Keaney strike and a Dinny Corcoran own goal. While David Cawley’s s fourth of the season sealed a precious victory for the Bit O’Red.   Keith Long’s men did create plenty of opportunities throughout but were unable to find a way past...
Sligo Rovers can confirm that the club has offered The Showgrounds for use for the BreastCheck mobile clinic after a location was unable to be secured in the centre of Sligo.After learning of the issues of not being able to find a suitable home for the service, the Sligo Rovers committee agreed to offer the use of The Showgrounds and it will take up the location at the end of this month.The club are aware that medical facilities in Sligo are of...
Sligo Rovers face Bohemians on Friday night in Dalymount Park in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. The teams are separated by two points in the table in a big game for both sides. In team news, Caolan McAleer and Patrick McClean serve one-game bans. Adam Morgan will have a number of injections on his abdominal injury who has troubled the striker for a number of weeks. A period of rest been diagnosed in the aftermath and he will miss...

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