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Sligo Rovers take on Derry City in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds on Friday night, kick-off 7:45pm.The Bit O’ Red are playing their second match of the season following last week’s game against Limerick. Tickets are on sales at turnstiles or on our website. In team news, Rovers will be without Regan Donelon for two weeks due to a hamstring problem. Raff Cretaro is also ruled out with a hip problem. John...
The #UpTheBitored fund is now at €31,000 with the group set to have a presence at the match with Derry City on Friday in The Showgrounds. We are a group of 13 supporters, working in association with the Sligo Rovers Committee. Click on donate here with a double click or here  Our fundraising project will continue until the end of March.We recognise this is going to be a very important season for manager, Gerard Lyttle and the...
Sligo Rovers can confirm the loan signing of Chelsea goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney until 30 June. The 22-year-old, who has already had loan spells at Newport County and Crawley Town, is a member of the Blues’ Under-23 squad.He has won the Under-21s Premier League and the FA Youth Cup with Chelsea and has been a part of the first-team squads for Premier League and European fixtures.Beeney has played Under-20 and Under-19 level for England...
Sligo Rovers have completed the signing of left-back Calum Waters on loan from Kilmarnock until 10 June, subject to international clearance.Waters began his career at Celtic and had spells at Dumbarton and Alloa Athletic, with a breakthrough season with the latter leading to a move to Killie last summer.He has been a regular in the first-team squad at the Scottish Premiership club and switches to Rovers for four months with a view to more game...
Sligo Rovers are thrilled to confirm the signing of Patrick McClean from Waterford FC. The defender signs a two-year deal at The Showgrounds to strengthen Gerard Lyttle's squad. The 21-year-old began his career at hometown club Derry City before going on to star for Waterford as they were promoted to the top flight. He now moves to Rovers after consistently being on Lyttle's radar in recent transfer windows.  The...
Sligo Rovers are back in action this Friday in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division as Derry City visit The Showgrounds.Gerard Lyttle's side are looking to bounce back from the defeat to Limerick at the weekend.Kick-off is 7:45pm on Friday.To buy tickets, click here
Sligo Rovers would like to thank both the Match Sponsor & Ball Sponsor from last Saturday’s game against Limerick. The Match Sponsor on the night was The Bourbon Bar Sligo while the Sligo Branch of the Liverpool supporters Club provided the Match Ball Sponsorship. Pictured below is Shane Crossan of Sligo Rovers presenting Steve Taylor & Michael Mc Tiernan of the Liverpool Supporters Club with the Match Ball. Also pictured...
The Up The Bit O’ Red Campaign has now reached the 30,000 euro mark thanks to the support of Sligo Rovers fans, at home and abroad. We are a group of 13 supporters, working in association with the Sligo Rovers Committee.  Our fundraising project will continue until the end of March.Double click on donate or here  We recognise this is going to be a very important season for manager, Gerard Lyttle and the club.  We are...
Darren Dennehy's goal mid-way through the second half handed Limerick a 1-0 win Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds.  During an entertaining opening half, it was the away side who threatened first. Former Rovers winger Daniel Kearns pulling Billy Dennehy's cross back into the path of Shane Duggan who fired narrowly wide.  Rovers gave debuts to four starters including former Liverpool striker Adam Morgan. The 23-year-old...
Sligo-born Howard Higgins was an elegant midfielder in the Summerhill College team that won the All-Ireland school’s championship in 1972. Howard died suddenly in Texas earlier this year and huge crowds, including many of his former team mates and class mates, attended his funeral when Howard’s remains were brought home to SligoAndy Kilfeather was a full-back in that Summerhill team. He is also one of the group of 13 who are...

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