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Sligo Rovers have bowed out of the UEFA Champions League at the second qualifying stage following a 3-0 aggregate defeat to Norwegian champions Molde.Martin Linnes and Alion Coly did the damage with Molde's goals in the fifth and 77th minutes as the Norwegian side came out 2-0 on top in the second leg at Aker Stadion.Trailing 1-0 from the first leg, Ian Baraclough's side got off to the worst possible start.Just under five minutes in, Ole...
Sligo Rovers face Molde on Tuesday, aiming to overturn a 1-0 defecit in the Champions League qualifying second round tie. A full charter plane will take the Rovers squad and supporters to Molde on Monday departing from Dublin Airport.  . Tony Fagan, record appearance holder in the history of Sligo Rovers, will be the special guest of the club for the away leg.  Fagan will travel in the club party for the trip to the...
Sligo Rovers will play either The New Saints or Legia Warszawa in the third round of the UEFA Champions League qualifying series should the Bit o'Red progress past Molde FK. Rovers face Molde at the Aker Stadion next Tuesday as they look to turn around a 1-0 defeat they suffered in the first leg at the Showgrounds on Wednesday evening.  Should the Airtricity League champions progress, the first leg against either Warszawa or...
Sligo Rovers will feel they still have a fighting chance of progressing to the Champions League third round despite falling to a 1-0 defeat to Norwegian champions Molde at the Showgrounds.Daniel Chima Chukwu capitalised on a defensive blunder by Evan McMillan to score the only goal of the game three minutes before the interval.The Bit o'Red face Molde at the Aker Stadion in the second leg on Tuesday evening.The League of Ireland champions...
Sligo Rovers face Molde FK in the Champions League second round qualifying first leg in The Showgrounds this Wednesday.Supporters are asked to note the following information as we look forward to Wednesday's game:Match tickets:200 tickets will go on sale at the car park end at 4pm following a return of tickets by Molde. They will be sold on a first come basis. All other tickets are sold out. The game is all-ticket and tickets must be...
This will be Rovers eighth European campaign and only the second time in Europe’s most prestigious club competition. The following is how Rovers have fared in the previous seasons in Europe.European recordEuropean Cup:AppearancesPlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainst1200206Europa League:AppearancesPlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainst3603349Intertoto Cup:AppearancesPlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainst1402238Cup Winners' Cup:...
Sligo Rovers Manager Ian Baraclough says his side are looking forward to an historical event at the Showgrounds tomorrow evening as the League of Ireland Champions go up against Tippeligaen Champions Molde FK. The game heralds Rovers' first ever venture into the UEFA Champions League in what will be one of the most memorable nights in the club's 85 year history.   Speaking to sligorovers.com having just completed his...
There will be a special souvenir match programme on sale in The Showgrounds on Wednesday for the first leg of the Champions League second round qualifying game with Molde.The 64 page programme contains a number of features from past and present of Sligo Rovers and insight into our Norwegian opponents.Interviews with Seamus Coleman, Eoin Doyle, Ian Baraclough, Gary Stevens, Danny Ventre, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and more are complimented with...
The club can confirm that there are four places available for the charter flight to Molde next Monday for the away leg of the Champions League tie.Seats are available for €500 and includes return bus transfer from Sligo to Dublin. Places will be allocated on a first come basis.The flight is departing from Dublin on Monday morning at 11am and returning to Dublin on Tuesday night after the game.All payments received are now finalised with no...
The draw for the Third Round of the FAI Ford Cup took place this evening on the RTE Two programme MNS and was made by FAI President Paddy McCaul and Republic of Ireland U19 team manager Paul Doolin.Rovers will face the winner of the one outstanding second round tie between Cork City and Kilbarrack United and this will be played on August 5. All eight ties are then due to be played on the week-end of August 25th.  The match...

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