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There are threads that stay with us all through our lives.  A memory of a summer’s day in childhood. The lift to the spirits as you catch sight of Ben Bulben when driving down Pearse Road or the view of Knocknarea from Carraroe hill.  Sligo Rovers Football Club is another of the mystical imponderables that attract and define us.On the last evening of the collection for 'Up The Bit O’ Red’ inside The...
Sligo Rovers defender John Mahon wants the Bit O’ Red to make it hard for visiting teams again as they prepare for the visit of Bray Wanderers at The Showgrounds on Monday. The Collooney man made his first league appearance in the 0-0 draw with St Patrick’s Athletic and followed it up in the 1-1 with Waterford last week. He performed admirably on both occasions and looks set to feature again on Monday He said: “...
Sligo Rovers welcome Bray Wanderers to The Showgrounds on Monday night in the SSE Airtricity League.Rovers were 2-1 winners over the Seagulls earlier in the season and go into the game on the back of draws with St Patrick’s Athletic and Waterford FC.In team news, Kyle Callan-McFadden, David Cawley and Adam Morgan serve one-game suspensions. Patrick McClean and Gary Boylan are doubtful with injury.Michael Schlingermann is ruled out with...
A resolute Sligo Rovers side dug in for a 1-1 draw with Waterford at the RSC on Friday night.The Blues had taken an early lead through an own goal from returning Sligo skipper Kyle Callan-McFadden but Raffaele Cretaro's header right at the conclusion of the opening half ensured the visitors would make the long-journey home with at least a point.Waterford had an ideal start in the seventh minute when Paul Keegan's in-swinging corner...
Sligo Rovers take on Waterford on Friday night at the RSC in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division.

After three good performances Rovers make the long trip south for the first time since an FAI Cup clash in 2013.

In team news, Adam Morgan, Seamus Sharkey and Rhys McCabe are doubtful because of injury. Michael Schlingermann (injury) and David Cawley (suspended) are definitely out. Captain Kyle Callan-McFadden returns from injury.

Gerard...
This Monday Sligo Rovers are back in action in The Showgrounds as we welcome Bray Wanderers.Kick-off is 7:45pm. Tickets are on sale here http://www.sligorovers.com/buy-match-tickets[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"11894","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"480","width":"339"}}]]
The 500 Club continues to be a key fundraiser for the club, with the results of January, February and March draws available below.€1,200 is paid out in prizes each month, with the cost of becoming a member of the 500 club €20 per month (paid by direct debit) or alternatively €240 per year (paid in one lump sum).Sligo Rovers would like to thank each and every member of the 500 club who continues to support the fundraising...
The Wehrly Bros March player of the month as voted by our supporters, David Cawley, collected his award last week which was kindly sponsored and presented by Richard Wehrly once again.The March award proved to be one of the closest contested awards to date, with David Cawley winning the player of the month by a slender ten votes over Adam Morgan, after a total of 1,500 votes were registered by supporters.We would like to thank Richard and all of...
We would like to thank both the Match Sponsor and Match Ball Sponsor from last Saturdays fixture against St. Patricks Athletic. The Match Sponsor on the night was Callan Tansey Solicitors, while the Match Ball was sponsored by Feericks Hotel Rathowen. Pictured below is Caroline Mc Laughlin of Callan Tanseys, presenting the match sponsorship cheque to Breifne Early of Sligo Rovers. [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid...

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