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 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.  
 Joe Burns, a lifelong supporter of Sligo Rovers, is the new Chairman of Sligo Rovers. A former MD of Stiefel Laboratories, Joe joined the Sligo Rovers Management Committee in 2013 and served as Treasurer last year. The Chairman’s first public comment in his new role was to pay tribute to his predecessor Dermot Kelly for ‘his outstanding contribution to the club’ during his period at the helm. “As a local...
Sligo Rovers fell to a 1-0 defeat to Limerick in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division on Friday night last. Rory Gaffney struck eight minutes into the second half to hand the Shannonsiders the win in monsoon-like conditions at Thomond Park. Ian Turner dragged the ball wide of Richard Brush's goal in the seventh minute following Prince Agyemang's superb through ball. Sligo had their first sight on goal in the 20th...
 Limerick  vs  Sligo RoversSSE Airtricity LeagueThomond ParkOctober 17th, 7:45 Sligo Rovers have the final away game of the season tomorrow when travelling to take on Limerick in Thomond Park.Rovers followed up Gavin Dykes his first win as interim manager over UCD two weeks ago with a 2-2 draw against Bohs last weekend.Paul O’Conor put the Bit o’Red in front with his second in two games. Eamon Zayed scored a late...
 Sligo Rovers can announce three new officers of club's management committee today.As the Bit o' Red enter an important time with the appointment of a new manager, agreement of club budgets and the assembly of a squad for next season, a change in officers to improve continuity for next season has been agreed. The aim of the new officers is to smooth the transition process to the incoming officers for next season, albeit the...

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