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Sligo Rovers are seeking a new contributor to the club’s volunteer media team.  The position will involve contributing news updates and interviews on www.sligorovers.com and social media pages for Sligo Rovers. Training will be provided in all areas of the role. The post is ideal for those with interest in journalism, public relations and social media co-ordination. If you are interested in joining the club’s...
A late David McMillan equaliser denied Sligo Rovers all three points as Dundalk claimed a late draw with the Bit o'Red in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division on Monday night.  The home side held the lead at half time courtesy of a well-struck Danny North penalty on the half hour mark after Eamon Zayed was upended by Andrew Boyle inside the Lillywhites' area. The Louth side levelled the game late on as former Sligo...
Sligo Rovers face Dundalk on Monday night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds. The Bit o' Red closed to within nine points of Shamrock Rovers in fourth place on Friday after a 1-0 win over Bray Wanderers in the Carlisle Grounds. In team news, John Russell is awaiting scan results on a foot injury and is doubtful.  Danny Ledwith picked up a head injury against Bray but should be in contention. ...
The stars of Apres Match will perform at the Model Centre in Sligo in September in what will be a benefit night for Sligo Rovers.  Fellow comedian John Colleary will MC on the night on Saturday 6 September with the night kicking off at 8:30pm. Tickets are priced €20 and available from The Showgrounds.   For further details contact Marcus White: 086 8568562 [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"1479...
Sligo Rovers friend and supporter Simon Elliott returns to England to take charge of a division of the Volkswagen group this month. Simon has been the driving force behind the exceptional performance of the VW group in Ireland and brilliant supporter of League of Ireland football. Sligo Rovers' partnership with Volkswagen and the Connolly group has been a major reason for the on and off field success of the club in recent years. Their...
Sligo Rovers kept their hopes of making a late push for European qualification alive with a hard fought 1-0 win over Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds on Friday evening. After an attritional first half which yielded few moments of quality, Eamon Zayed scored his first goal for the Bit O’Red shortly after the break to give John Coleman’s side their second consecutive SEE Airtricity League victory ahead of the visit of league...
Sligo Rovers can confirm that Eric Odhiambo has departed the club.Odhiambo leaves Rovers by mutual consent. The 25-year-old won the Setanta Sports Cup in his spell with us having joined for the 2014 season.The club wish Eric the very best for his future career and thank him for his contribution at The Showgrounds.
The Bit o’ Red face two games in four days in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division starting this Friday against Bray Wanderers and defender Evan McMillan feels it is a chance to catapult Sligo Rovers back into contention for the top four. After last Saturday’s 3-1 success over Athlone Town, third and fourth place are 11 points away from Rovers.  But with a game in hand, and almost a full series of matches to come,...
Sligo Rovers manager John Coleman has said the fight for a top four place is not over for the Bit o’ Red after Saturday’s 3-1 win over Athlone Town in The Showgrounds. Rovers trail third and fourth place by 11 points, albeit with a game in hand against Bohemians later in the season, after the victory over Keith Long's side. The clash with Bohs is one of 11 games left for Rovers, with 33 points on offer between now and...
Sligo Rovers leap-frogged Derry City into fifth spot in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division with a 3-1 win over Athlone Town at the Showgrounds. Following an extremely dull opening half, the game burst into life a minute into the second half when John Russell fired home for the opener. Sligo doubled their advantage on 83 courtesy of man of the match Evan McMillan who struck once more on 85 to extend Rovers' lead further.  ...

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