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After last week’s 2-0 success against Shelbourne, Sligo Rovers have won nine games played in all competitions, a 100% record. That’s the joint-second longest winning streak in the club’s history and just three games short of the overall club record of 12 set in 1936/37.In league games alone Rovers have won seven in-a-row, which is the second longest in club history on its own again after the run in 1936/37. The last team...
 Sligo Rovers striker Anthony Elding has won the SWAI/Airtricity Player of the Month for March. At the beginning of March, Elding's first half goal at Derry City handed Rovers 1-0 win at the Brandywell in their Premier Division opener. In the Bit o' Red ’s first home game of the season, an Elding double sent the champions on their way to a convincing over Bray Wanderers.  A week later and Elding chalked up...
Ahead of his 50th league game in charge on Saturday against Cork City, Sligo Rovers manager Ian Baraclough wants his team to kick on and build their run of victories in the Airtricity Premier Division.The Rovers boss was delighted to see a seventh league win in succession against Shelbourne last Saturday in The Showgrounds, but feels there can be more to come from his players ahead of another home match this weekend.He said: "The...
Raffaele Cretaro answered questions from Sligo Rovers fans yesterday as he manned our Twitter account for 45 minutes during the afternoon for a #AskRaff session.Questions came from supporters, Rovers players and fitness coach Paul Stewart as Raff managed to get through 25 tweets posed to him.Read back on them here.Thanks to Raff for his answers and don't forget the Bit o' Red are back in action on Saturday against Cork City, 3:55pm in...
A fashion show in aid of MS North West Therapy Centre will take place on Wednesday night in the Clarion Hotel.Sligo Rovers players will be part of the modelling line-up with clothing from Se7en menswear. Female models will showcase a range from Jane Norman.All proceeds of the events will go to the Therapy Centre. Tickets are €10 and available on the door, there will be a full bar service to purchase from in the Clarion and Sligo Rovers...
The Sligo Rovers players will be updating our Twitter account on Monday to run you through their training day and answer questions from supporters.Follow @sligorovers where Raffaele Cretaro will answer all your messages with the hashtag #askRaff, Ciaran Kelly faces another penalty challenge as he takes on Pascal Millien which we will live video, and throughout the day we'll have updates from several Rovers stars.Look out for...
 Sligo Rovers kept their 100 percent record in this year's Airtricity League Premier Division intact with a 2-0 win over Shelbourne at the Showgrounds on Saturday evening. An Anthony Elding brace saw the champions reopen their five point lead at the top as Shels continue to search for their first win of the campaign.    Sligo Manager Ian Baraclough started with the same team that beat UCD on Monday and was without...
It is match day in The Showgrounds as Sligo Rovers go in search of a ninth victory in-a-row in all competitions that would equal the second longest winning run in the history of the club.Rovers haven’t won seven league games in a row since the 11-match winning streak to start the 1936/37 league winning season and tonight we need your help in supporting the players and management in trying to change that. Shelbourne are the visitors at...
Following the fantastic response to the members and fans donation scheme, supporters are reminded they can still contribute at the game against Shelbourne on Saturday with club offices open from 6pm.Information sheets on plans and strategy of the club will be distributed in the ground to detail work so far in the season. The club is aiming to build momentum through the early part of the campaign and create a 'war crest' for later in...
Sligo Rovers face Shelbourne on Saturday in the Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds, kick-off 7:45pm.The Bit o’ Red are looking for a ninth consecutive victory in all competitions which would equal the second-longest winning streak in the history of the club.Gavin Peers returns to the squad after a hamstring injury.Danny Ventre made a return to action last Monday in the UCD Bowl as Rovers won 3-0. Joseph Ndo is nearing full...

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