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 The Sligo Rovers Summer Camps in association with The Sligo Champion return to The Showgrounds on Monday and look out for a special extra visit from some Rovers stars this week.  Participants will receive the added bonus of free entry to every home league game for the rest of the season when accompanied by an adult. A Summer Camp training kit will also be given to each member including t-shirt, shorts and socks. ...
Dundalk dented Sligo Rovers' bid to win the Airtricity League Premier Division title again as they beat the reigning champions 2-0 at Oriel Park.Pat Hoban's 11th league goal of the season set Dundalk on their way with a fine goal in the opening stages.Substitute Chris Shields powered then home a second just shy of the hour mark as Stephen Kenny's side sent out another massive statement of intent with a victory that was all about...
The Sligo Rovers Under-19s begin the Elite Division series on Saturday at home to Athlone Town in The Showgrounds at 2pm. Having achieved promotion from the Northern Division, the side led by Gavin Dykes and Ciaran Kelly begin a new season in the top tier of the Under-19 league. A number of few faces are in the squad along with a backbone of the side that achieved promotion last season.  A host of trials helped select the new...
Sligo Rovers face Dundalk on Friday night in the Airtricity Premier Division in Oriel Park.  Rovers will be looking to make it three wins in succession in the Airtricity League as the clash between two title challengers takes place at the Louth venue.  The Bit o’ Red have scored more than one goal in 13 games so far in the league which is only bettered by Dundalk with 14. Rovers have won the last two games away to...
Sligo Rovers will be looking to make it three wins in succession in the Airtricity League for the first time since the eight game winning run that began the season. Before that the last time was May 2012 with the away win to Drogheda and then home wins against Shamrock Rovers and Shelbourne. Another away win would surpass last season’s total of six on the road which was achieved in 14 games while only 11 games have been played so...
Shamrock Rovers set up a repeat of last season’s EA SPORTS Cup final with a 3-2 semi-final win over Sligo Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.Kieran Djilali put the the visitors ahead in the first minute but strikes from Karl Sheppard and Gary McCabe saw the Tallaght outfit go in ahead at the break.McCabe added his second in the 71st minute and Anthony Elding’s header proved only a consolation as the Hoops booked a final berth against...
Sligo Rovers beat Bray 2-0 at the weekend to record back-to-back wins for the first time since the last round of this competition when beating Limerick 4-0 to follow on from a league win against Shelbourne.The Bit o’Red have won four of the last five away games in domestic football keeping clean sheets in three of the four wins. The defeat to Cork is the only in the last eight on the road in Ireland.Rovers only first half goals in the last...
Sligo Rovers travel to Dublin on Tuesday to play Shamrock Rovers in the EA Sports Cup semi-final in Tallaght Stadium.Rovers beat Bray 2-0 at the weekend to record back-to-back wins for the first time since the last round of this competition when beating Limerick 4-0 to follow on from a league win against Shelbourne.Gary Rogers kept his 18th clean sheet of the season against Bray Wanderers which is just one short of his personal best of 19 in...
Sligo Rovers leapfrogged Derry City back into third spot in the Airtricity League Premier Division on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Bray Wanderers at the Showgrounds.Goals in either half from Raffaele Cretaro and Kieran Djilali were enough for the reigning champions to see of a stubborn Wanderers side.Sligo made three changes from last week's win over Derry City at the Brandywell with Jeff Henderson, Lee Lynch and Anthony Elding taking the...
Sligo Rovers host Bray Wanderers on Saturday night in The Showgrounds, kick-off 7:45pm.  The Bit o’ Red will be looking to build on last week’s 2-1 win over Derry City in The Brandywell. Alan Keane can make the 200th league appearance of his career this weekend against Bray. Since elimination from the Champions League, Rovers have gained a draw and a win. After exiting Europe last year, Rovers went on a run of 11...

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