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Sligo Rovers face Shelbourne on Saturday in the Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds, kick-off 7:45pm.The Bit o’ Red are looking for a ninth consecutive victory in all competitions which would equal the second-longest winning streak in the history of the club.Gavin Peers returns to the squad after a hamstring injury.Danny Ventre made a return to action last Monday in the UCD Bowl as Rovers won 3-0. Joseph Ndo is nearing full...
Ian Baraclough and Aaron Greene will be on the Lazy Afternoon on Ocean FM this afternoon, with the chance to win tickets to Saturday’s game with Shelbourne in The Showgrounds.The Rovers manager and winger will join Francie, Michelle and David on the Lazy Afternoon to discuss the start to the new season and the clash with Shels on Saturday.Listeners can also enter a competition for entry to the game on Saturday and send questions to Ian and...
 Sligo Rovers still have a 100% record after eight games so far this season going into the clash with Shelbourne in the Airtricity Premier Division.Winning nine in a row would be the joint-second longest winning run in the history of the club. (The other nine game winning run included a win on penalties).Rovers haven’t won seven league games in a row since the 11 game winning streak to start the 1936/37 league winning season.The last...
After two matches in Dublin over Easter, Sligo Rovers chase a seventh league win in succession this year against Shelbourne this Saturday in The Showgrounds.So far Rovers have won all eight competitive games in 2013, earning a five point lead at the top of the Premier Division and reaching the Setanta Cup semi-finals. In total including friendlies, 46 goals have been scored by the Bit o' Red.In competitive games, a goal has been scored on...
The Sligo Rovers lottery has rolled over for another week with the top prize now standing at a massive €14,000.The numbers from this week’s draw were 1, 11, 23, 24 were not matched and one of the biggest prizes in recent times remains to be claimed.Lotto tickets are available for Tesco Arcade each day in Sligo Town and in a host of other venues and you can enter online here. https://www.locallotto.ie/play.asp?LL_ID=110&CLB=...
Sligo Rovers host Shelbourne on Saturday in The Showgrounds and you can download the match programme via the Matchday Digital App to your iPhone and iPad to read all the build-up to the game.Available at the programme outlet prior to Saturday’s game for €4, this weekend’s edition includes a three-page interview with Rovers defender Evan McMillan on life with the Bit o’ Red.Manager Ian Baraclough gives his take on the...
Sligo Rovers will play Mervue United in the second round of the EA Sports Cup in The Showgrounds. The match will be played on 20th or 21st May, full details will be confirmed shortly.EA SPORTS Cup Second Round Draw in full: Pool 1Limerick v Waterford United     Wexford Youths v Cork City Pool 2Finn Harps v Derry CitySligo Rovers v Mervue United Pool 3Bohemians v Bray WanderersSalthill Devon v St. Patrick’s...
 The Sligo Rovers Dublin Golf Classic will take place this May, the club is delighted to confirm. Over 28 teams participated and 100 plus guests enjoyed a gala dinner in the superb facilities of Luttrellstown Golf Club in 2011. The very generous contributions of all who participated helped raise €12,500 for the club and after a break in 2012, the event will be staged again on Thursday 16 May. As Rovers continue to go...
Sligo Rovers claimed their sixth league win on the trot defeating UCD 3-0 in tonight’s Airtricity League Premier Division clash at the UCD Bowl.Rovers were far too smart for a gritty, but outclassed UCD side, who fell behind to an Aaron Greene goal after 20 minutes.The Bit o' Red bagged their second on the hour mark when David Cawley hit the target with an excellent 25-yard blast. Man of the match Greene made it three after 76 minutes...
Rovers won last time out 3-0 away to Bohemians. It maintained Rovers 100% start to the season in all competitions with seven wins from seven.It is already the most wins Rovers have had to start a season in all competitions but is still six games short the record of 11 league wins to a season which was done in the league-winning year of 1936/37.Seven wins in a row is the best run by the club since winning nine games in a row at the end of 2010...

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