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Sligo Rovers moved to within six points of Airtricity League leaders Dundalk on Saturday night with a 2-0 win over Limerick at the Showgrounds on Saturday night. A ninth minute own goal from Blues defender Patrick Nzuzi put the Bit o'Red in the driving seat before Danny North's 54th minute strike sealed the points for the league champions in front of a crowd of 1,684.  Sligo were without Ross Gaynor, Evan McMillan (both knee)...
Sligo Rovers take on Limerick this Saturday in the final match of this weekend's series of Airtricity Premier Division games.The Bit o' Red will be looking to make it three wins on the bounce in The Showgrounds for the first time since May. The clean sheet took against Cork City brought goalkeeper Gary Rogers to 19 for the season, equalling his career record and one more would break the record. David Cawley can make the 50th...
The match programme for Sligo Rovers v Limerick is available to download now via Match Day Digital in iPad and iPhone and will be on sale on Saturday night in The Showgrounds. In this week's edition, Ian Baraclough reveals his hopes for the rest of the season and plans to capture players for 2014 shortly. Chairman Tony Quinn welcomes the return of Republic of Ireland Under-21 internationals to The Showgrounds in his notes. ...
Sligo Rovers returned to winning ways with a 1-0 victory over Cork City at the weekend. It made it back-to-back Showgrounds wins for the first time since May.  Three in-a-row was last won in April against Shelbourne, Cork City and Drogheda United. It was the second time this year that Rovers have kept three clean sheets in a row at home. Keeping a fourth would be a first since June and July 2011 when they were kept against UCD,...
Sligo Rovers take on Limerick this Saturday in The Showgrounds, kick-off is 7:45pm in a must-see game in the final series of Airtricity Premier Division matches.Rovers are aiming to keep pace with St Patrick’s Athletic and Dundalk at the top. Tickets are available at turnstiles from €15 for adults with children (€5) and concessions for students and OAPS (€10). Here are six reasons to get behind the Bit o' Red...
Sligo Rovers have two tickets for the Republic of Ireland v Sweden next Friday to giveaway to one of our Twitter followers after a record-breaking week on our offical account. Simply retweet this tweet below to enter the competition. The middle button at the bottom of the tweet will retweet. You must follow @sligorovers - the account this week became the first reach 10,000 followrs in the League of Ireland.  Sligo Rovers v...
To celebrate the launch of FIFA 14, EA SPORTS™ are giving Irish football fans around the country the opportunity to participate in the second EA SPORTS™ FIFA 14 Airtricity League cover vote campaign. Raffaele Cretaro is the Rovers player nominated - to vote for Raff click on this link below http://extratime.ie/promotion/fifa14-cover-promotion/ The two winning players will be unveiled on Wednesday 25th of September,...
Sligo Rovers will play Derry City in the quarter-final of this year's FAI Ford Cup, following Monday night's draw which took place live on MNS. The game will take place at the Sligo Showgrounds on the weekend of September 15th. The Candystripes overcame Bluebell United in their last sixteen replay at the Brandywell on Tuesday night. 
Pascal Millien has been called up to the Haiti squad to play South Korea in a friendly in Seoul on September 6th.Millien will be part of a 19-man squad for the encounter. He was also part of the Haiti squad throughout their Gold Cup campaign in the US this summer. Rovers boss Ian Baraclough will have to do without Millien for the matches against Drogheda United and Bohemians because of the call-up.   What's my secret...
Ian Baraclough has reminded his players of what they can achieve this season after reaching the FAI Cup quarter-finals on Saturday night by beating Cork City.Gavin Peers headed Rovers into the last eight against the Rebels in a 1-0 win after dominating proceedings in The Showgrounds. Rovers are now aiming to reach a fourth semi-final in five seasons in the competition. Baraclough said: "It has to spur the lads on. We spoke about...

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