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 A Good Friday game at the Showgrounds against Bray Wanderers sees the Bit o’Red going for a first win of the 2015 SSE Airtricity League season.Here’s a look at the head to head between Rovers and Bray: Match stats                                   ...
 We were delighted to have a special visit to the Showgrounds today from our Charity Partner Rory Gallagher’s Wish to Walk. Rory and his family came after training to meet manager Owen Heary and the Sligo Rovers squad.They will be our special guests for this Friday’s game with Bray Wanderers at the Showgrounds at 5:45pm.The family are raising funds for two year-old Rory from Cliffoney, Sligo to have surgery which will allow him...
 Alan Keane was the guest on this week’s Rovers Review to look back on Friday’s game in Dundalk and look ahead to the game with Bray Wanderers on Good Friday. He said he has been unhappy with the results gained so far and with the way the team have defended but believes Friday is a great opportunity to kick-start the season.“Obviously there was a lot of expectations at the start of the season, I suppose from the pre-season...
 Our Super Reds training day took palce at the Showgrounds Saturday and was a great success.Owen Heary and his coaching staff along with several first-team players were at the Sean Fallon Centre to welcome the Super Reds and put them through their paces.We hope that all Super Reds enjoyed their day. Thanks to @sligorovers coaching team and squad members for the great Super Reds kids training session #BitORed pic.twitter.com/24WTyiG5zH...
 Sligo Rovers under-19s season ended with a 2-0 loss to Shelbourne at Tolka Park. Rovers finished the season strongly, going into the game five unbeaten, but lost out to a Shelbourne side needing a win to ensure a top four finish and place in the play-offs.There was a quiet opening to the afternoon in Drumcondra and it took until the 18th minute for the first serious shot to come in. Shels’ Aaron Robinson had a shot but getting in the...
 Rovers fell to a defeat against league champions Dundalk in Oriel Park on Friday. Manager Owen Heary was again frustrated at how his side defended in the 3-0 loss.“It’s another disappointing result. Can’t give Dundalk two goals which we did in the first half. They were two poor goals. The first was a long ball over the top we should be dealing with. And then it’s an uphill battle. Got a reaction in the second half,...
 Kevin Connolly Volkswagen Ballina has been awarded Volkswagen Dealer of the Year at the recent Volkswagen Gold Pin Awards. The awards, which celebrate excellence within the Volkswagen dealer network, are awarded for consistent high standard in terms of customer care and performance and is the highest honour that a Volkswagen retailer can achieve.Commenting on the award, Kevin Connolly, Dealer Principal of Connolly Volkswagen said he was...
 Have you got views on the SSE Airtricity League that could help it or its clubs improve? The SSE Airtricity League is currently engaged in a consultation process with its stakeholders and would like to hear your views before March 31.There are a number of ways of putting forward your views.A questionnaire is available at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LOI2015 which will be useful in providing your thoughts across a number of issues and...
 We would like to thank Crozon Inn and Fly's cabs who were our match sponsors for Tuesday's game with Shamrock Rovers in the Showgrounds. As match sponsors they chose the man of the match which was Steven Beattie.See a full list of our match sponsors for 2015 here[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"4017","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"324","width":"480"}}]]Pictured above is Brian Fox from the...
Report courtesy of rte.ie A David McMillan volley and a brace from Richie Towell gave Stephen Kenny victory against Sligo Rovers as the SSE Airtricity League champions maintained their imperious start to the defence of their league title. Not only was the win their fifth straight victory, the Lilywhites have yet to concede a goal in the league.  Both sides were playing their second game in the space of 72 hours but Kenny and...

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