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The Sligo Rovers schools programme has completed for the year in what proved to be a very enjoyable programme for everybody involved.  The initiative was set up by John Russell and club secretary Brendan Lacken.  The programme was ran in schools over a seven week period, which involved four football coaching sessions and three classroom sessions. One classroom session on Nutrition, one on Show Racism The Red Card and...
The Sligo Rovers Summer Camps are commencing this coming Monday, July 3rd, and the kids around the North-West region are extremely excited about all of the activities and games that await them over the next eight weeks. The camps are taking place in the Showgrounds for eight weeks in total running from July 3rd until August 25th. Once again the Sligo Champion are delighted to be sponsoring the camps which have grown from strength to strength in...
The clubs Annual Draw has reached €32,000 following strong sales yesterday. We would like to thank the residents of Enniscrone for their fantastic response to the draw last night. There are now just four days to go until the big draw as the final push continues for one of the clubs biggest fundraisers of the year.

The draw is headlined once again by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That along with nine other fantastic prizes can be won by...
The clubs annual Draw has reached €30,000 following strong sales over the weekend. There are just five days to go until the big draw as the final push continues for one of the clubs biggest fundraisers of the year.

The draw is headlined once again 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.

It is hoped that a strong finish to sales in the Annual...
Our home fixture originally scheduled for Saturday July 1st against Shamrock Rovers has been re-arranged for Sunday July 2nd, due to Shamrock Rovers involvement in the Europa League.

The game will kick off at 6pm. The Annual Draw will now also take place on July 2nd, during the half time break.

The 2017 Annual Draw has raised €28,000 to date. Many thanks to everyone who has bought a ticket so far. Tickets cost just €10 and there is a...
Sligo Rovers take on Bohemians on Friday night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. The Bit o' Red go in search of a first away win of the year - they currently sit six points behind Bohs in the table. Rovers have a full squad to choose from as Daniel Kearns returns to full fitness and Chris Kenny returns from suspension.  Manager Gerard Lyttle said: "These are the games that matter most. We said that...
New signings Rhys Mc Cabe and Benny Igiehon were officially unveiled to the press in the Showgrounds yesterday afternoon.

Igiehon joins Rovers where he enjoyed a very successful spell in England with Scarborough Athletic. Benny is signed until the end of the season.

Mc Cabe joins the bit o'red from Dunfermline, where he spent the last two years. Rhys is signed until the end of the 2018 season.

Both moves are subject to international...
We were delighted to welcome the 2017 Kennedy Cup runners up Sligo/Leitrim U14s to the Showgrounds last Saturday.

The squad were introduced to the crowd at half time and received an enormous welcome from the public in attendance.

Sligo Rovers would like to congratulate both the management and players once again on a fantastic achievement. We were honoured to have them in the Showgrounds. They brought such pride and excitement to the...
The club’s Annual  Draw has reached €24,000 following strong sales in the last few days as the final push begins for one of the club’s biggest fundraisers of the year.The draw is headlined once again 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.It is hoped that with a strong finish to sales in the Annual Draw that it will...
We would like to thank both the Match & Ball Sponsors from our game against Galway Utd last weekend. The Match Sponsor was Ireland West Airport Knock, while the Ball Sponsor was Brendan Lowe & Sons Crash Repairs Specialists Carrick-On-Shannon. Our thanks to both Ireland West Airport Knock & Brendan Lowe & Sons for their support of the club. Below is Marcus White of Sligo Rovers with Audrey Elliott of Ireland West...

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