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 New Sligo Rovers manager Owen Heary will be officially unveiled at a press conference this Friday.It will take place in Connollys Volkswagen in Carraroe at 3:30pm.All fans are welcome to come along and attend the event.See here for directions on how to find it:http://sligo.connollys.ie/page/contact-us/directions-find-us
 Newly appointed Sligo Rovers manager Owen Heary gave his first interview since being made Sligo Rovers manager on Ocean FM's Rovers Review yesterday.He said he was delighted to take the job and spoke about his ambitions for the club and beginning the process of assembling the squad for next season.You can list to the full interview here: 
  Owen Heary has taken over as new manager of Sligo Rovers. He had a long and successful career in the League of Ireland before moving into management a year and a half ago as manager of Bohemians. We take a look back briefly at the playing and managing career of Heary. He was appointed caretaker manager of Bohs in July 2013 when Owen Callaghan was sacked with the club bottom of the table. He turned things around to guide...
 Sligo Rovers are delighted to announce the appointment of Owen Heary as the club’s new manager.Heary, 38, joins the club from after being in charge of Bohemians for the past year and a half.He has signed a two year contract to come to the Showgrounds.The club would like to thank Gavin Dykes and Ciaran Kelly for their hard work, dedication and professionalism while taking interim charge of the team over recent weeks.Chairman Joe Burns...
 Sligo Rovers under-19 team made it through to the second round of the Enda McGuill Cup with a 3-1 victory over Salthill Devon at the Showgrounds.All of the Bit o’Red youngsters goals came in the first half from Gary Anderson, Mark Hannon and Liam Flatley. An early goal for Salthill got them back in the game in the second half but the comeback never materialised.The Galway club made the brighter start having the first effort of the...
 Gavin Dykes reflected on a disappointing result last night to end the season as Rovers were beaten 4-1 by St. Pat’s in the Showgrounds.The visitors went in front in the first half through Conan Byrne and then got a second early in the half with a fluke own goal from Richard Brush. Gary Armstrong got Rovers back in the game immediately but the Bit o'Red couldn’t equalise. Late on the Saints got two further goals to make it a...
Sligo Rovers signed off on their SSE Airtricity League campaign with a 4-1 defeat to St Patrick's Athletic at the Showgrounds.  The Saints opened the lead just after the half hour mark through Conan Byrne before a calamitous Richard Brush own goal saw the Dublin side double their lead on 49. Sligo youngster Gary Armstrong replied for Rovers a minute later, but Christy Fagan re-opened Pat's two goal lead on 75 minutes....
 Sligo Rovers are delighted to announce that David Cawley has signed a new contract to stay with the club for next year.The 23 year-old midfielder from Ballina will be entering his fourth year with the Bit o’Red next year having signed in 2012.He has made 116 appearances for the club and scored 11 goals and only missed three league games in the last two seasons. His goal tally includes one in this season’s Europa League in the...
Sligo Rovers  vs  St. Patricks’s AthleticSSE Airtricity LeagueShowgroundsOctober 24th, 7:45 The final game of the season takes place tomorrow night in the Showgrounds with the visit of St. Patricks’s Athletic.A win would confirm Rovers finish the season in fifth place though a draw is likely to be enough.The Bit o’Red will be looking to bounce back from losing 1-0 to Limerick in Thomond Park at the weekend.The...
 The Sligo Rovers end of season party will take place in the View Bar at the Glasshouse Hotel this Friday night.It will take place following Friday's game with St. Patrick's Athletic which kicks off at 7:45pm in the Showgrounds. This is the final game of the 2014 season.Players from the first-team squad will be in attendance and all fans are welcome to come along on the night.  

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