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 Rob Lehane has come from Cork City on loan until the end of the season. The striker is looking to get his year going and help the team get an upturn in results.He told sligorovers.com his thoughts on signing: “I am delighted to be coming to Sligo Rovers. I spoke with John Caulfield about going out on loan as I haven’t been getting as much game time as I would like. There was a few clubs interested but as soon as Sligo came in...
 Rovers have further added to the squad with the signing of Tim Clancy on loan until the end of the season from Shamrock Rovers. The 31 year old defender from Trim spent much of his career in the SPL with Kilmarnock, Motherwell, Hibernian and St. Johnstone before returning home this year.He joins Patrick Nzuzi, Jason Hughes and Rob Lehane as new additions to the squad during this transfer window.Clancy is a former Ireland under-19...
 Tickets are available for the Sligo Rovers Red & White Race Day at Sligo racecourse. They cost €20 and are available from every member of the club committee, the Showgrounds office or from Collery's Menswear Grattan Street Sligo.It represents a saving on buying a regular ticket as it also entitles you access our marquee, a race card and glass of wine.There special red and white ties on sale for the occasion which are on...
 Sligo-Leitrim under-12s won the Foyle Cup in Derry last weekend with a dramatic penalty shoot-out win over Letterkenny. The Donegal club took the lead early in the game but Sligo-Leitrim responded with a 24th minute equaliser from the head of Caelan Hunt.Keeper Eanna Clacny kept them in the game early in the second half with some impressive saves and the game looked like it might be won late when Dylan Walsh scored with a super strike,...
 New signing Jason Hughes says he cannot wait to get going ahead of a game against his old club Limerick this Saturday. Hughes, along with Patrick Nzuzi and Rob Lehane, have come to the Bit o’Red until the end of this season.Speaking about his signing Hughes said: “I am really happy to have signed for Sligo Rovers. As soon as I heard that Rovers were interested I jumped at the chance to sign. And now I am buzzing to be here....
 Patrick Nzuzi said that he is delighted to be joining Sligo Rovers and credited coming to work with Joseph Ndo as a big factor in his decision. The defender signed after two years with Limerick having played for Rovers in the friendly against Motherwell a week ago.On signing up to play with the Bit o’Red Nzuzi said: “I am delighted to have signed for Sligo Rovers. Obviously it is a very big club so I am happy to be here. I have...
 Sligo Rovers under-19s played a high-scoring, entertaining game against the Crystal Palace under-18s with the Bit o'Red finishing on the wrong end of the 5-3 scoreline. Goals for Rovers were scored by striker Cathal Carney, Martin Walsh and captain Oisin Connolly.The game was great preparation for the under-19s and some under-17s ahead of the start of their new seasons.The under-19s, managed by Ciaran Kelly, will begin on September 6th...
 The winner of the top prize in this year's Annual Draw was awarded his prize of €5,000 at the recent home game against St. Pat's. The draw was again a fantastic success for the club with nine further winners and €45,000 raised for the club.We would like to again express our thanks to all those who made it such a great success.Below is Louis Doherty receiving his cheque from Michael Clancy.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"...
 The 2nd annual Paul Moylan under-11 blitz was held recently in The Showgrounds to coincide with the FAI Festival of Football. After two groups of four teams played 12 games in the group stages Carrick Town were up against Real Tubber in one semi-final.  Arrow Harps were up against Merville in the second semi.Both games ended all square and went to a penalty shoot-out with Carrick and Arrow Harps emerging to compete in the final.A...
 The organisers of the Sligo Rovers Golf Classic presented a cheque to the club at half-time during the game with St. Pat's. A cheque for the total amount raised, an incredible €12,000, was given by Vincent Nally and Glen Gilmartin to club chairman Joe Burns.The 13th annual Golf Classic was another fantastic success and we would like to express our thanks to Vincent, Glenn and all the organisers.For more on the results of the golf...

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