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We would like to thank both the match sponsor and the ball sponsor from our home game with Finn Harps.

Our match sponsor for the night was New Ireland Assurance, while the the match ball was sponsored by the Eir Store, Johnston Court Sligo.

Our thanks to both New Ireland Assurance & Eir Store Johnston Court for their support of the club. Below are Niall Melvin of New Ireland Assurance along with David Rowe...
Thank-you to all who have supported our annual Draw to date, which has raised €16,000 for the club so far.

Our sellers will be out in the Sligo region this week, with all support very much appreciated by all. A special thanks to the residents of Cartron and Ballincar for their generous response to the fundraising draw over the previous two nights.

The draw is headlined once again by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That, along with nine...
Sligo Rovers are delighted to announce that Boyle Celtic will visit the Showgrounds this coming Tuesday night, June 13th, for a friendly.  Kick-off on Tuesday night is 7.45pm, with free admission for everyone.  Boyle Celtic had a terffic season and will provide a good test for the bit o' red, as we plan ahead to the visit of Galway Utd to the Showgrounds on Saturday June 17th.  The Sligo Rovers frist team return...
SSE Airtricity League sides Sligo Rovers and Bray Wanderers have been formally announced as two new participants in the Scottish IRN-BRU Cup in the 2017/18 season. Following UEFA approval, as the SSE Airtricity League’s highest-ranked non-European participants in 2016, Sligo Rovers and Bray Wanderers will compete in the 2017/18 IRN-BRU Cup along with the Northern Irish and Welsh teams (Crusaders, Linfield, The New Saints and Gap...
Sligo Rovers have confirmed the signing of midfielder Rhys McCabe from July 1st subject to international clearance. McCabe moves to Rovers after two seasons with Dunfermline in Scotland. The former Scotland Under-21 player started his career with Rangers - the 24-year-old made his debut in 2011 and made nine appearances for the club. He signed for Sheffield Wednesday in 2012 and also had a spell with Portsmouth before the moves to...
 Manager Gerard Lyttle expressed disappointment after the draw with Finn Harps at the Showgrounds on Friday night. The Bit o’Red boss had hoped for three points to take into the mid-season break but his side could find no breakthrough. He summed up his feelings after the game: “I'm feeling very frustrated. It was a game I targeted to win, to get three points. Fair play to Finn Harps, they were celebrating a draw....
 Sligo Rovers main sponsor Connollys Volkswagen presented keys to a new Volkswagen to new manager Gerard Lyttle. Lyttle visited Connollys at their Carraroe showroom to receive the cars.  Manager Gerard Lyttle pictured below with Neil Connolly of Connollys Volkswagen. [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"11230","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"320","width":"480"}}]][[{"type":"media","...
 Thanks to all who have supported our Annual Draw helping the total rasied so far to €10,000. Support has come from all over the world and we are particularly thankful to one fan in Brisbane, Australia for buying 50 tickets. Our sellers will be out door-to-door in the Sligo region this week and all support is highly appreciated.The draw is once again headlined by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That, along with nine other...
 The North-West Hospice Cup Final will be contested at The Showgrounds between Manor Rangers and Ballisodare United on Saturday 10th June, kick-off 7:45. This promises to be a great night on the last game of the season that sees all the proceeds going to the North-West Hospice.  The Sligo-Leitrim DSL are indebted to Sligo Rovers their Management Staff and volunteers for giving of their time and efforts for this most worthy of...
 Sligo Rovers can confirm that Declan McIntyre has departed the club by mutual consent. McIntyre has been assistant manager for the last 18 months and recently acted as caretaker manager. He also had previous spells in playing and coaching roles with Rovers. All at the club thank him for his contributions and wish him the very best in his future career.       

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