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Sligo Rovers sit third in the Airtricity Premier Division table on 32 points behind Derry City and leaders St Patrick's Athletic. After the same number of games last season Rovers had just three more points. As the 17th game of 2012 was drawn, a win against UCD would mean Rovers having just one point less than at the same stage last year. The points total of 32 points from 16 games would have been enough to lead the league in...
 This Saturday Sligo Rovers take on UCD and you can download the programme now from Match Day Digital via iPhone and iPad worldwide. In this week's edition, chairman Tony Quinn outlines the next number of weeks for the club. Rovers manager Ian Baraclough reveals his respect for UCD's performances this season and wish to enter the break on a winning note for the Bit o' Red. David Goulden's reports on last week...
Annual draw ticket sales have now reached a fantastic €20,000 with four weeks to go until the draw date. The €20,000 mark is a big step towards this year's target after a week of excellent sales of draw tickets.  With this Saturday's game with UCD the only fixture in The Showgrounds in the next four weeks, books already sold can be returned to the club this weekend.  Prizes for the 2013 Sligo Rovers...
Sligo Rovers can confirm details of ticket sales for the upcoming Champions League second round qualifying game in The Showgrounds.  The home tie of Rovers' second round clash will be on 16/17 July or 23/24 July. Possible opponents for the Bit o' Red include Celtic, BATE Borisov, Steaua Bucharest and Dinamo Zagreb as Rovers make a return to the premier club competition in Europe for the first time in 36 years. The draw...
Sligo Rovers manager Ian Baraclough has said his side will remain positive in their quest to return to winning wins after the 0-0 draw with Bohemians in The Showgrounds on Saturday. The Bit o’ Red were held by Bohs despite 18 shots on goal as they failed to make a breakthrough against Aaron Callaghan’s side. After a remarkable run of scoring in 28 out of the last 29 home games in the league, Rovers have failed to hit the...
Sligo Rovers fell further behind Airtricity League leaders St Patrick's Athletic on Saturday evening after they only managed to produce a scoreless draw against a well-organised Bohemians side at the Showgrounds. Having now gone four league games without a goal, the Bit o'Red now sit seven points behind the Saints with one game in hand as their mid-season blip continues. Bohs rode their luck on occasions as they had to rely on a goal-...
 This week’s match programme contains a host of features and is downloadable now ahead of tonight’s game. In this week’s edition, Raffaele Cretaro looks back on his career with the Bit o’ Red and European ambitions this season. Ian Baraclough explains the approach following the defeat to Dundalk and what he expects in tonight’s game while chairman speaks about progression in two cup competitions...
Sligo Rovers take on Bohemians in the Airtricity Premier Division on Saturday in The Showgrounds at 7:45pm.  Rovers are six games unbeaten against Bohs in all competitions with five wins in that time.  Bohs' last win over the Bit o’Red was in August 2011 when they came from behind to win 2-1 in Sligo. Rovers have a number of injury problems for the game.  Lee Lynch (hamstring), Evan McMillan (knee),...
 Sligo Rovers merchandise is now available to purchase in John Kent Sports in Grattan Street in Sligo. John Kent joins Seven Menswear, Heatons Stores and Lavin's in Ballymote in the outlets stocking Rovers jerseys and merchandise. In addition, Seven now stocks a new range of official club scarves, baseball hats and beanies. They will also be available from The Showgrounds on every match night priced at €10. The new...
Annual draw ticket sales have hit a fantastic €16,000 with five weeks to go until the draw date. The increase of €4,000 in the last week has provided a signifcant boost as the draw meter continues to rise. Books already sold can be returned to the club this Saturday at the game against Bohemians.  Prizes for the 2013 Sligo Rovers Annual Draw include one lucky winner set to claim €5,000 in this year's...

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