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 29th April 2016Derry 0-2 RoversPremier DivisionThe BrandywellSligo Rovers ended Derry City's winning streak at the Brandywell as the Bit O'Red defeated the Candystripes 2-0. Raffaele Cretaro and Jimmy Keohane struck in either half as Rovers reversed the result between the two teams in the EA Sports Cup just two weeks previous. Cretaro posed continuous questions to the Derry back four and opened the lead on 27 minutes. Craig...
Sligo Rovers will take on Connacht rivals Galway United in the EA Sports Cup quarter final. The draw was made on Wednesday evening. The game will take place at the Showgrounds at a time and date yet to be decided. 
 Sligo Rovers Annual Draw for 2017 is now underway! The draw is once again headlined by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That, along with nine other fantastic prizes, can all be won by purchasing a ticket which costs just €10. The Annual Draw has been one of the major contributors to the development of Sligo Rovers and The Showgrounds over the last number of years. This year we hope to make it our biggest draw...
One of Sligo Rovers greatest ever managers, Willie McStay, will reflect on the historic treble-winning season at the Showgrounds and his distinguished football career in general at what promises to be an enthralling question and answer session in the Glasshouse Hotel, on Saturday night, April 29th.A genuine Celtic legend and a man with an indelible place in the history of Sligo Rovers, McStay will be guest of honour at the Sligo Super Cup taking...
Sligo Rovers advanced to the quarter final of the EA Sports Cup following a hard worked 1-0 win over Finn Harps in Ballybofey.  Mathew Stevens netted the game's only goal in the 115th minute of the game after 25 minutes was added on due to unfortunate injuries to Harps' Harry Doherty and Packie Mailey. Both sides made eight changes from their respective previous league games. Rovers gave senior competitive debuts to John...
Sligo Rovers travel to Ballybofey on Bank Holiday Monday for an EA Sports Cup fixture with Finn Harps.

Rovers have already met their neightbours in a league fixture earlier in the season, going down to a 2-1 defeat in Finn Park.

The Bit o' Red have exited the competition to Derry City in the last two seasons but go in search of a first away win of the year.

Kick-off is 6pm.
 PHD will continue their sponsorship of Sligo Rovers for a further year. The company have been one of the primary sponsors to the Bit o’Red since 2015 when their logo was added to the back of Rovers’ jerseys. In addition to that they have sponsored The Showgrounds newest stand, behind the goals at the north end of the stadium since the beginning of last season. Their name, along with partner companies Project 7...
 Week one of our Easter Camps concluded on Good Friday. The second and final week begins on Easter Monday and runs for five consecutive days. There was records numbers for our first week and while there is high demand for week two you can still register to have your child be a part of it. The price of the camp remains unchanged, with one child costing €55 for one week, €90 for two children from the same family for...
Brandon Miele's strike early in the second half was the deciding factor as Shamrock Rovers saw off ten man Sligo Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.  Miele's 48th minute goal was enough to earn Stephen Bradley's men their fourth win of 2017 while John Russell's 24th minute red card did little to help the westerners' cause.  The Hoops made two changes with Miele and Darren Meenan returning while interim Rovers boss...
 Sligo Rovers are excited to be hosting an Egg Hunt this Easter! The Egg Hunt will be held at The Showgrounds tomorrow, on Easter Saturday afternoon. The fun is due to get underway at 2pm. There will be plenty of eggs to be found all over The Showgrounds and also some merchandise and free passes to the following weekend’s home game with Derry City. All fans are invited to come along to the event which will start at...

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