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Sligo Rovers and St Patrick's Athletic played out their second draw of the season as both sides produced a scoreless but enthralling stalemate at Richmond Park.  The game resulted in Rovers claiming their fifth point from the Saints this term following a good performance on the banks of the Camac.  Rovers put the Dublin side under some early pressure during a competitive start from both camps. Darren Dennehy did well...
 Dave Robertson is looking for his team to add more goals to the good play and good defence shown in the recent draw with Cork City.With players like Raff Cretaro and Daniel Kearns rested at the weekend and two returning from suspension Robertson has the option of freshening his team up for the second game in quick succession:“We will be utilising our squad in tomorrow’s game after having had a game just two days ago. Having a...
 Sligo Rovers have a second game in the space of four days away from home against St. Patrick’s Athletic. The Tuesday night game will kick-off in Richmond Park, Inchircore at 7:45pm.The game was brought forward three days owing to the involvement of St. Pat’s in this weekend’s FAI Cup semi-finals.Rovers go into the game following a 0-0 draw with second-placed club Cork City at The showgrounds in a close and entertaining...
 Sligo Rovers under-17s exited in the semi-finals of the first ever Mark Farren Memorial Cup. It took a narrow loss, 2-1 away to St. Patrick’s Athletic, to end Rovers successful run in the competition.After conceding the first goal Ruadhan Feeney got the Bit o’Red level in the game but the winner came for the Saints in Blanchardstown early in the second half.They will go on to play bohemians in the tournament’s final....
 We would like to thank both the match sponsor and the ball sponsor for last night’s game with Cork City. Our match sponsor for the night was Cosgrove’s Centra, Maugheraboy.The ball sponsor was Eamonn Scanlon T.D.See here for more on match sponsorship and here for details on ball sponsorship.Below is the match sponsors making a presentation to Rovers’ Marcus White and Maurice Monaghan at half-time:[[{"type":"media","...
 Sligo Rovers were delighted to welcome our mascots to The Showgrounds when Cork City visited The Showgrounds last night. The mascots all came from Sooey National School.We again gave three prizes to three of the mascots and would like to congratulate the prize winners on the night who won vouchers for Supermacs, Funny Bones and our Halloween Camp.Supermacs: Aoibheann TaylorFunny Bones: Diarmuid TaylorHalloween Camp: Cormac Coen Thanks...
 Dave Robertson praised the players for providing the response he sought following the disappointment of losing at Bray Wanderers a week previous. He acknowledged that such blips will occur in the building of a new, young team but improvements are coming all the time.Robertson was particularly delighted to see a clean sheet kept especially for keeper Ciaran Nugent who was making his home debut.Listen to the Rovers manager give his poast-...
 Sligo Rovers stayed unbeaten for the 2016 season against Cork City with a 0-0 draw at The Showgrounds. It keeps the impressive home form which has been shown all year by The Bit o'Red.Dave Robertson's team stay fifth with the point gained.See our gallery from the match thanks the club photographer Michael Melly below: Rovers 0 Cork City 0 | Sligo Rovers Football Club    
Sligo Rovers recovered from last weekend's disappointment in Bray to hold second placed Cork City to a scoreless draw at the Showgrounds. Both sides had chances to win the game but both attacks were left frustrated as the Bit O'Red took their fifth point from the Leesiders this term.  City hadn't conceded in five coming in to this game but had to rely on striker Karl Sheppard to keep the tie level on seven minutes as the...
 Sligo Rovers vs Cork City  SSE Airtricty League Game 27Saturday April 26 7:45pm The Showgrounds   Lowdown Rovers look to bounce back from two disappointing defeats recently at The Showgrounds.There’ll be tough opposition in Cork City but Rovers have taken four points off the title chasers so far in 2016.Dave Robertson and his team will attempt to start another unbeaten home run against the Rebels. Opposition...

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