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Sligo Rovers under-19s slipped to their second defeat to start the new season away to Dundalk.Two changes were made from the team that lost to Bohs with Mark Hannon and Oisin Connolly in for Paul Doyle and Shay Doherty. Ryan McManus was on target in spectacular style but it wasn't enough against a more clinical Dundalk team that ran out 4-1 winners at Oriel Park.Rovers created a flood of openings in the early exchanges but failed to make any...
Sligo Rovers are pleased to be hosting a coffee morning this Thursday (September 18th) in aid of the North West Hospice.It will take place at the Showgrounds hospitality area at 2pm with members of the first-team squad in attendance.All are welcome to come along to the event in support of this great cause.
Sligo Rovers recorded a 3-0 win over the Northern Ireland UEFA Regions Cup team at the Showgrounds on Thursday night.Goals in the first half from Gary Armstrong, Eamon Zayed and Raf Cretaro won the game for a team composed of mainly first team players along with some of the under-19s squad which have been breaking into the first team recently.It didn't take long for the Bit o'Red to take the lead with Gary Armstrong scoring after just 7...
Sligo Rovers will play the Northen Ireland amateur International team (UEFA Regions Cup Team) in a friendly this week.The game will take place at the Showgrounds on Thursday evening with an 8pm kick-off.Admission is free. 
Manager John Coleman was pleased with last night’s 3-2 win over Bohemians, but insists there’s still work to be done. Rovers were without Ruairi Keating, Paul O’Conor, Iarfhlaith Davoren and Danny Ledwith through suspension, while Alan Keane, Gary Rogers and Jeff Henderson all missed out through injury. While suspensions and injuries affected the Rovers squad, Coleman feels the break this weekend is needed. ...
Sligo Rovers opened up a three point gap between themselves and Derry City in the SSE Airtricity League following a narrow 3-2 win over Bohemians at the Showgrounds.  Man of the Match David Cawley struck late in the first half, before Jake Hyalnd levelled the game on 54. Sligo recaptured the lead on the hour mark courtesy of an Eamon Zayed strike before Danny North made it 3-1 to Rovers with three minutes of the game to play as he...
The Sligo Rovers Dublin Supporters Club are hosting a race night on Thursday 18 September in what will be a major event for Bit o' Red fans in the capital. The race night will take place in Doheny's and Nesbitts on Baggot Street with manager John Coleman and assistant Jimmy Bell set to attend on what promises to be a great night for the club. There will be 10 races on the night with 8 horses in each race, and the final race...
 Sligo Rovers 2 Bohemians 1September 16th 2009, FAI CupHaving beaten Cork City after a replay and Derry City in the previous rounds Rovers made it through to the quarter-finals of the FAI Cup where they were drawn against Bohemians. The Dublin club were the cup holders having won the double the previous year and would again go on the win the league that year and were therefore strong favourites to win the tie. After the Bit o ‘Red...
With just seven league games remaining, captain Gavin Peers insists Rovers' season is not over just yet. As the Bit o'Red prepare to face Bohemians tonight in the Showgrounds, the 28-year-old has urged fans to turn out in their numbers for the last four home games. "It's not over yet. We still have to finish as high as we can", he said. "The club is in transition. We've had huge success over the last...
 Sligo Rovers vs BohemiansSSE Airtricity LeagueThe ShowgroundsSeptember 8th, 7:45 Rovers play a second SSE Airtricity League game in four days on Monday night this time at the Showgrounds. Bohemians will be the opposition in a game re-arranged due to due Rovers Europa League involvement.Kick-off at the Showgrounds is at 7:45 with the Bit o’Red aiming to bounce back from successive defeats in the last two games, the first time...

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