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Manager Ian Baraclough dedicated Sunday's FAI Ford Cup semi-final win over Shamrock Rovers to the late Andy Tiernan after a moving day in The Showgrounds. Baraclough's side reached the Cup final after a 3-0 win over Shams thanks to goals from Danny Ventre, Alan Keane and Anthony Elding. The sad loss of the club's groundsman made it an emotional occasion as the Sligo Rovers players gave Andy a send-off cherished by all....
A jubilant Gary Stevens hailed a 'great shift' by the Sligo Rovers players as the Bit o' Red reached the FAI Ford Cup final next month. Rovers knocked out Shamrock in a 3-0 win to delight a crowd of 3,933 in The Showgrounds.  The assistant manager said: "It is no mean achievment for anybody at any level to get to a cup final. This is the FAI Cup final. It is my first taste of the competition, I never played in it...
Sligo Rovers will face Drogheda United in this year's FAI Ford Cup Final following a comprehensive 3-0 win over a lacklustre Shamrock Rovers side at the Showgrounds on Sunday afternoon. A first half strike from Danny Ventre along with an Alan Keane penalty and a late Anthony Elding goal saw Sligo safely through to this year's decider.  The Hoops had Conor McCormack dismissed in the lead up to Keane's spot kick on 73 minutes...
Look out for a fantastic match programme for Sunday's FAI Ford Cup semi-final with Shamrock Rovers. Tony Quinn looks back fondly on Andy Tiernan's contribution to Sligo Rovers following his sad passing this week. Ian Baraclough commeneds Raffaele Cretaro and Gavin Peers on recent achievements and his feelings on meeting Shamrock Rovers in the FAI Cup semi-finals.  Joseph Ndo sits down with Keith O'DWyer for the an...
Sligo Rovers set a new club record in the draw with Cork by keeping a 15th clean sheet in The Showgrounds for the season surpassing the record of 14 set in 2011, the last year Rovers won the FAI Cup.The game also saw a new record of seven consecutive home games without conceding a goal set. It is now 678 minutes since Rovers last conceded a home goal in all competitions which was in July in the Champions League game against Molde. The...
Sligo Rovers take on Shamrock Rovers in the FAI Ford Cup semi-finals in The Showgrounds on Sunday, kick-off 3:55pm. In team news, Ross Gaynor is ruled out with a knee injury. Gavin Peers is suspended while David McMillan is cup-tied.  The Bit o' Red are aiming to continue a run of 678 minutes without conceding in The Showgrounds. Manager Ian Baraclough said: "We are fully determined to get through Sunday's tie....
The remaining tickets for the FAI Ford Cup semi-final with Shamrock Rovers will be on sale on Saturday afternoon. The Showgrounds will be open from 12pm to 4pm.  Adult tickets are €15, concession €10 and children under-12 €5. Supporters are asked to note the Showgrounds car park will close at 3:15pm on Sunday.  Sligo Rovers v Shamrock Rovers in the FAI Cup is this Sunday at 3:55pm. 
The funeral of groundsman Andy Tiernan took place this morning in St Anne's Church.The Sligo Rovers team formed a guard of honour outside of the Church as a mark of respect to our late colleague.  Rovers chairman Tony Quinn said: "Andy was one of the club’s most dedicated and committed servants. He protected the pitch with a fierce pride, he prepared and maintained it guided by years of knowledge and experience....
Tickets for Sunday's FAI Cup semi-final with Shamrock Rovers will go on sale on Friday from 2pm to 5pm in The Showgrounds. There is now a limited amount of tickets remaining and supporters are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance.  Adult tickets are €15, concession €10 and children under-12 €5. Supporters are asked to note the Showgrounds car park will close at 3:15pm on Sunday.  Sligo Rovers...
As we count down to the FAI Ford Cup semi-final a special commemorative programme has been together with one of the highlights being an interview with Joseph Ndo. In exclusive extracts, Ndo discusses his future after recently notching his 100th league appearance for the club in a long career that has included featuring in two World Cups with Cameroon. Despite his advancing years Ndo is still enjoying his football and describes Sligo as...

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