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 It’s 70s night at The Showgrounds this Friday night! Rovers will be taking on St. Patrick’s Athletic in the SSE Airtricity League at 7:45pm.As it is 40 years since Rovers famous league title win we will be paying homage to the squad.The title win itself broke a 40-year drought with the trophy coming to Sligo.We will have manager of the team Billy Sinclair and several of the players from the team present at the game with a...
 Gurteen Celtic were special guests of Sligo Rovers for the SSE Airtricity League fixture with Dundalk at The Showgrounds. The young players from Gurteen entertained the fans with games on the pitch during the half-time break with two games.They also provided the ballkids on the night.We look forward to welcoming more clubs from the Sligo-Leitrim league each week during the season.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"10576","...
 We would like to thank both the match sponsor and the ball sponsor for last night’s game with Dundalk. Our match sponsor for the night was Supermac’s.The ball sponsor was Mulhern Leonard Accountants.See here for more on match sponsorship and here for details on ball sponsorship.Below is Supermacs Ken Foley and family making a presentation to Sligo Rovers vice-chariman Andy Dodd at half-time. [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"...
 Dave Robertson has urged Sligo Rovers' fans to 'stick with the team' following a second consecutive defeat of the season. Rovers were beaten 4-0 by champions Dundalk at The Showgrounds on Saturday night, with goals from Patrick McEleney, Michael Duffy, Ciaran Kilduff and Tommy Stewart taking the Lilywhites joint top of the table.Robertson says fans need to stick by the team, as he will ensure they come out of this stronger....
 Sligo Rovers ran into a dominant Dundalk team on the opening home night of 2017 at The Showgrounds. Two goals in each half earned the win for Stephen Kenny’s team with the final two coming after the dismissal of striker Johan Aynuga on his debut start with two yellow cards.Shaun Patton also made his first competitive appearance in goals for the injured Micheal Schlingermann with Kyle Callan-McFadden also making his first start...
 Dundalk moved top of the Premier Division with a 4-0 win over ten man Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. Patrick McEleney and Michael Duffy netted for the champions in the first half while Ciaran Kilduff and Thomas Stewart made it three and four respectively in the second period.  Rovers finished the game without their full quota of players after Jonah Ayunga was sent off mid-way through the second half following a second bookable...
 The Bit o’Red Supporters Trust will be distributing free calendars with details of all fixtures for the 2017 season at tonight’s game against Dundalk on The Showgrounds. Included on the wallet-sized cards will be all the details you to sign up and be a part of the Trust.Membership involved contributing just €2 per week to the Trust who are one of the key fundraisers for Sligo Rovers.Since their inception in 2005 the Bit o...
 Rovers are back at The Showgrounds this Saturday night! The opening home game of the 2017 season will see the Bit o’Red against Dundalk, kick-off 7:45pm.The visitors are three-time defending SSE Airtriicty League champions.All three games between the teams last year were extremely close. Firstly, there was two narrow 1-0 wins for the Lilywhite, first at Oriel Park and then The Showgrounds.In the most recent meeting Rovers took a 3-0...
 The Sligo Super Cup was launched this evening in Sligo City Hall, where members of the first team attended along with first team manager Dave Robertson.  The draw for the tournament also took place which was broadcasted live on Ocean FM. The hosts, Sligo/Leitrim, were drawn in Group B, alongside Celtic, Linfield & DDSL.The event takes place in The Showgrounds, from April 28th-30th.This event has been described as a huge...
Sligo Rovers play their first home game of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division on Saturday night as champions Dundalk visit The Showgrounds. The Bit o’ Red began their season with defeat to Limerick last week and go in search of their first points of the season against Stephen Kenny’s side. Liam Martin returns to the squad after missing the Limerick game due to suspension. Goalkeeper Michael Schlingermann will have a...

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