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 Sligo Rovers and Drogheda United had had several memorable meetings over the last few years. In total this will be the ninth game between the sides in the last 17 months. The Bit o’Red have held the upper hand in that time with four victories to Drogheda’s one and three ties.The teams were drawn together in the semi-finals of last year’s Setanta Sports Cup. The Boynesiders won the first leg 2-0 at Hunky Dorys Park and...
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Sligo Rovers vs Drogheda UnitedSSE Airtricity LeagueThe ShowgroundsSeptember 20th, 7:45 Sligo Rovers play Drogheda United tomorrow night in the Showgrounds at 7:45. Following the departure of manager John Coleman this week Gavin Dykes is now in temporary charge of the team. The game will be a repeat of last year’s FAI Cup final won dramatically by Rovers 3-2. It will be the third and final meeting of the sides this year. In...
Sligo Rovers are pleased to announce that Gary Boylan has signed a new contract with the club. The young defender has signed a deal that will keep him at the club until the end of the 2015 season. Boylan, who comes from Bellmullet in Co. Mayo, made his first team debut against Derry City in the Showgrounds on May 5th after an impressive first season with the under-19 squad. He has also featured in recent games against Derry City and...
Sligo Rovers can confirm that manager John Coleman and assistant Jimmy Bell have departed the club as the duo return to the Football League in England with former side Accrington Stanley. The club were approached by Accrington in recent days wishing to speak with John regarding their vacant managerial position and given their previous relationship with Accrington the club agreed for talks to take place. A compensation package for the...
Sligo Rovers game with Cork City in the SSE Airtricity League will be broadcast live on RTE2.The game takes place next Friday September 26th in Turners Cross with the kick-off time now changed to 7:05pm .This is the next away game for Rovers against the Leesiders who are flying high in the league this year in second place. 
The Sligo Rovers Dublin Supporters Club host a race night this Thursday in Doheny and Nesbitts in Baggot Street in the capital at 8pm where all supporters are welcome to attend.  There will be 10 races on the night with 8 horses in each race, and the final race being an auction race.  All horses have sold out in advance while the auction takes place on the night. Seven races have been sponsored while two more are still...
Sligo Rovers under-19s slipped to their second defeat to start the new season away to Dundalk.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.Two changes were made from the team that lost to Bohemians with Mark Hannon and Oisin Connolly in for Paul Doyle and Shay Doherty.Rovers created a flood of openings in the early exchanges but failed to make...
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...

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