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Sligo Rovers welcome Derry City to The Showgrounds on Monday for a Bank Holiday Airtricity Premier Division fixture at 5pm.The top two in the league clash as Ian Baraclough's team look to repeat the success of the first day of the season when Rovers beat Derry 1-0 in The BrandywellRovers will be without Anthony Elding due to suspension after a red card against Shamrock Rovers in the 1-1 draw in Tallaght Stadium on Friday.Danny North, Seamus...
Following Friday’s 1-1 draw with Shamrock Rovers the Bit o’ Red are now three league games without a win since beating Cork City in The Showgrounds.That’s the first time under the management of Ian Baraclough that Rovers have went three league games without a win.The last time Rovers went three without a win on the league was in July/August 2011 with a draw against St.Pats, a draw with Dundalk and a defeat to Bohs. The last...
Sligo Rovers manager Ian Baraclough rued the late concession of a goal in Tallaght Stadium as the Bit o’ Red earned a point against Shamrock Rovers.David Cawley’s second half strike was cancelled out by Karl Sheppard to deny Rovers victory and see Derry City join the champions at the top of the table after their win over Limerick, leading on goal difference.Anthony Elding was dismissed late on for an incident following the restart...
Karl Sheppard’s late header snatched a draw for Shamrock Rovers as saw Sligo Rovers were held to a 1-1 draw in the Airtricity Premier Division.David Cawley’s goal for the champions early in the second half looked to have heaped further pressure on their struggling predecessors. However, Sheppard nodded in Jason McGuinness’s flick with five minutes left to give the Hoops their seventh draw in 11 league games. The...
Later this month Rovers face two home matches in 48 hours as Dundalk in the Airtricity Premier Division and Mervue United in the EA Sports Cup visit The Showgrounds.As a thank you to fans for their support this season, the club is admitting all children under the age of 12 for free as long as they are accomponied by an adult , for the game with Mervue.(Read more below)[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"417","attributes":{"alt...
The club would like to thank O'Brien and Associates for their match sponsorship this Monday against Derry City in The Showgrounds, kick-off 5pm.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"416","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"339","width":"480"}}]]O’Brien & Associates was established in 2006 and has developed into a multi-disciplinary consultancy. Currently they operate as Public Loss Assessors,...
Sligo Rovers will meet Shamrock Rovers in the final match of the first series of matches in the Airtricity Premier Division in Tallaght Stadium, with kick-off 8pm.The Bit o’ Red are two points clear at the top of the table ahead of the trip to Dublin.  Seamus Conneely, Danny North (both knee) and Ciaran Kelly (fractured sternum) are out with injuries. Raffaele Cretaro is a doubt with a thigh problem. Iarfhlaith Davoren and Ross...
Having scored three goals in four away games in-a-row, Sligo Rovers have drawn two blanks in recent matches on the road. Rovers had three scoreless away games towards the end of last season against St Patrick's Athletic, Bray Wanderers and Cork City.Rovers have scored at least three goals in three away games so far, the only team to do so in the entire 2012 season was Drogheda (five times). This will be Rovers fourth away game in-a-row...
The Sligo Rovers exhibition in the county museum will be officially opened by Mayor of Sligo David Cawley this evening.It contains some of the most valuable pieces of history associated with Sligo Rovers. The exhibition was arranged by Sligo Rovers Heritage Group, which was set up to safeguard the club’s artefacts and mementos and to increase public awareness of the club’s long and fascinating history.This project was prompted...
Sligo Rovers begin their second round of fixtures in the Airtricity Premier Division when meeting Derry City in The Showgrounds this Monday, kick-off 5pm.The Bit o' Red will hope to repeat the early success over the Candystripes from the opening game of the league campaign when Anthony Elding's goal was enough for a 1-0 win in The Brandywell. Supporters are asked to note the earlier kick-off time. 

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