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A point away to Drogheda United next Friday night will be enough to keep Sligo Rovers in the Premier Division following a 3-0 win over Derry City at the Showgrounds.  First half goals from Rhys McCabe and Vinny Faherty saw the Bit O'Red lead at the break in inclement conditions in the north west.  A Ger Doherty mistake led to Craig Roddan's first goal for the club and Rovers' third on the stroke of full-time....
Sligo Rovers take on Derry City in the final home SSE Airtricity League game of the season on Saturday night. The Bit O' Red go into the game on the back of a 1-1 draw with Shamrock Rovers. In team news, Kyle Callan-McFadden serves a one-game ban. Michael Leahy returns to the squad after missing the Tallaght game due to injury. Michael Schlingermann is out with a neck problem. Gerard Lyttle said: "We battled and fought...
 The Bit O Red Supporters Trust, in co-operation with Sligo Rovers F.C, are delighted to announce the hosting of the “Kube” fundraiser in the Clayton Hotel on November 25th  at 8pm. Entry on the night to the event is €10, with all proceeds going towards assisting the youth development sides at the club. Doors will open at 7.15pm on the night. Participants in the “Kube” will each play 2 games in...
Sligo Rovers host our very own Race Night this Saturday in Fureys Bar Sligo.  Sponsored by Applegreen, the race night will commence at 10.30pm with members of the first team also attending.  Your support of our Race night which is a key aspect of maintaing club finances is appreciated with all horses sold for the events. Come along as Rovers players and staff will be present and an auction race will follow at the end of the...
It might sound like a hackneyed cliché, but when 18 years old Jack Keaney describes his Sligo Rovers debut against Bohemians a fortnight ago as “a dream come true”, it has a compelling ring of truth about it. “When you grow up in a Rovers mad family – as I did – then it really is a dream come true to walk out for your debut in front of the Showgrounds fans in a big game. It just doesn’t get any better,...
Tony Quinn will receive the Spirit of Sligo Rovers Award to honour an individual who has given distinguished service and encapsulates what it means to be a special volunteer at the club. It will be presented at the upcoming Awards Night in the Clayton Hotel. The former chairman will receive the award 45 years after first joining the club’s management committee. He first served on the board in 1972 and has been involved in...
Being thrust from virtual anonymity into the coalface of a furious relegation survival battle might well be an intimidating prospect for a young novice – but not for Sligo Rovers goalkeeper, Shaun Patton, who is relishing the challenges which await him in the next two season-defining games.“I love it, it’s exactly what I want,” enthuses the 22-years-old Letterkenny native, who has impressively stepped up to the plate in...
Sligo Rovers picked up a great point on the road as they drew 1-1 with Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.  Gary Shaw netted in the first half before Sligo's Regan Donelon struck a wonderful free-kick past Kevin Horgan in the Hoops goal 14 minutes from time.  The result also sees Rovers return west happy with the point, which sees Ger Lyttle's side remain outside the drop zone.  Sligo carved out the first...
Sligo Rovers travel to Dublin on Friday night to take on Shamrock Rovers in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division in Tallaght Stadium. Both sides have had 1-0 wins in the fixtures this season.  In team news, Michael Schlingermann is ruled out with a neck injury. Jamie McDonagh returns from international duty while Gary Boylan has overcome a foot problem. The Bit O' Red were 1-0 winners last time out against Bohemians....
The Sligo Rovers Gala Awards Night for 2017 will be held in the Clayton Hotel, Sligo on Friday 3rd November.  The 2016 end of season function was a hugely enjoyable occasion, and this year’s event should also attract great interest among Sligo Rovers supporters and the wider community. The evening will again include presentations in a number of award categories reflecting the many strands of activities in the club: ...

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