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Sligo Rovers can confirm the transfer of midfielder Kieran Sadlier to Cork City. The move, for an undisclosed fee, has been agreed by the Bit o' Red with what the club view as favourable terms to develop our squad for the rest of the season and our long-term future.  Sligo Rovers chairman Martin Heraghty said: "This has been a tough decision to come to but one we feel is right for the club. Kieran has been at outstanding...
Ten-man Sligo Rovers picked up their first win in seven Premier Division outings as they beat Shamrock Rovers at the Showgrounds.  John Russell netted the deciding goal of this encounter with just four minutes played. The Rovers captain did not see out the game, however, as he was sent off early in the second half following his second yellow card.  Russell headed a stunning winner from Kieran Sadlier's cross and the...
Sligo Rovers face Shamrock Rovers on Sunday in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds, kick-off 6pm.Kyle Callan-McFadden misses out for the home side due to suspension.The Bit o' Red must wait for new signings Rhys McCabe and Benny Igiehon as they will not be registered in time.Gary Armstrong will also come into contention from next week after his loan spell at Ballinamallard. Daniel Kearns made a return last week...
The 2017 Sligo Rovers Annual Draw has now reached an incredible €45,000.We would like to take this opportunity to thank everybody who has contributed to the success of the draw to date. The Annual Draw continues to be one of the most important fundrasiers for the club and the final push for ticket sales continues as we enter the last 24 hours before the big draw. Once again the draw is headlined by a mouthwatering first prize of €...
The Sligo Rovers schools programme has completed for the year in what proved to be a very enjoyable programme for everybody involved.  The initiative was set up by John Russell and club secretary Brendan Lacken.  The programme was ran in schools over a seven week period, which involved four football coaching sessions and three classroom sessions. One classroom session on Nutrition, one on Show Racism The Red Card and...
The Sligo Rovers Summer Camps are commencing this coming Monday, July 3rd, and the kids around the North-West region are extremely excited about all of the activities and games that await them over the next eight weeks. The camps are taking place in the Showgrounds for eight weeks in total running from July 3rd until August 25th. Once again the Sligo Champion are delighted to be sponsoring the camps which have grown from strength to strength in...
The clubs Annual Draw has reached €32,000 following strong sales yesterday. We would like to thank the residents of Enniscrone for their fantastic response to the draw last night. There are now just four days to go until the big draw as the final push continues for one of the clubs biggest fundraisers of the year.

The draw is headlined once again by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That along with nine other fantastic prizes can be won by...
The clubs annual Draw has reached €30,000 following strong sales over the weekend. There are just five days to go until the big draw as the final push continues for one of the clubs biggest fundraisers of the year.

The draw is headlined once again by a top prize of €5,000 in cash. That along with nine other fantastic prizes can all be won by purchasing a ticket which costs just €10.

It is hoped that a strong finish to sales in the Annual...
Our home fixture originally scheduled for Saturday July 1st against Shamrock Rovers has been re-arranged for Sunday July 2nd, due to Shamrock Rovers involvement in the Europa League.

The game will kick off at 6pm. The Annual Draw will now also take place on July 2nd, during the half time break.

The 2017 Annual Draw has raised €28,000 to date. Many thanks to everyone who has bought a ticket so far. Tickets cost just €10 and there is a...
Sligo Rovers take on Bohemians on Friday night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. The Bit o' Red go in search of a first away win of the year - they currently sit six points behind Bohs in the table. Rovers have a full squad to choose from as Daniel Kearns returns to full fitness and Chris Kenny returns from suspension.  Manager Gerard Lyttle said: "These are the games that matter most. We said that...

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