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 Sligo Rovers ran into a dominant Dundalk team on the opening home night of 2017 at The Showgrounds. Two goals in each half earned the win for Stephen Kenny’s team with the final two coming after the dismissal of striker Johan Aynuga on his debut start with two yellow cards.Shaun Patton also made his first competitive appearance in goals for the injured Micheal Schlingermann with Kyle Callan-McFadden also making his first start...
 Dundalk moved top of the Premier Division with a 4-0 win over ten man Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. Patrick McEleney and Michael Duffy netted for the champions in the first half while Ciaran Kilduff and Thomas Stewart made it three and four respectively in the second period.  Rovers finished the game without their full quota of players after Jonah Ayunga was sent off mid-way through the second half following a second bookable...
 The Bit o’Red Supporters Trust will be distributing free calendars with details of all fixtures for the 2017 season at tonight’s game against Dundalk on The Showgrounds. Included on the wallet-sized cards will be all the details you to sign up and be a part of the Trust.Membership involved contributing just €2 per week to the Trust who are one of the key fundraisers for Sligo Rovers.Since their inception in 2005 the Bit o...
 Rovers are back at The Showgrounds this Saturday night! The opening home game of the 2017 season will see the Bit o’Red against Dundalk, kick-off 7:45pm.The visitors are three-time defending SSE Airtriicty League champions.All three games between the teams last year were extremely close. Firstly, there was two narrow 1-0 wins for the Lilywhite, first at Oriel Park and then The Showgrounds.In the most recent meeting Rovers took a 3-0...
 The Sligo Super Cup was launched this evening in Sligo City Hall, where members of the first team attended along with first team manager Dave Robertson.  The draw for the tournament also took place which was broadcasted live on Ocean FM. The hosts, Sligo/Leitrim, were drawn in Group B, alongside Celtic, Linfield & DDSL.The event takes place in The Showgrounds, from April 28th-30th.This event has been described as a huge...
Sligo Rovers play their first home game of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division on Saturday night as champions Dundalk visit The Showgrounds. The Bit o’ Red began their season with defeat to Limerick last week and go in search of their first points of the season against Stephen Kenny’s side. Liam Martin returns to the squad after missing the Limerick game due to suspension. Goalkeeper Michael Schlingermann will have a...
 The first edition of the Sligo Rovers matchnight programmes will be on sale at Saturday’s home game with Dundalk. This year’s programme comes in a new look and format, all still for the same price of €4.There plenty of interviews inside including new signing Kyle Callan-McFadden on adjusting to his new life in Sligo and his ambitions for the future.Tony Fagan talks following his induction to the Sligo Rovers Hall of Fame...
 Sligo Rovers are delighted to name Acquired Brain Injury Ireland as our Partner Charity for 2017. This will be the club's fifth year to partner a local cause and we hope this year will be as successful as our previous years.Last year, the club worked with Sligo Cancer Support Centre to help raise funds and awareness for support services, for victims and families affected by cancer. Prior to that, the club also partnered with Rory...
 Dundalk 0-3 Sligo Rovers Premier Division - Oriel Park October 2016 Sligo Rovers defied all the odds to record a superb 3-0 win over champions Dundalk at Oriel Park in the Premier Division last October. Achille Campion capitalised on a mistake from former Rovers goalkeeper Gary Rogers to give the Bit O'Red the lead inside the first minute while Phil Roberts' curling effort seven minutes from the break doubled the away side's...
 Sligo Rovers were thrilled to today be able to place on display in Sligo Museum a winners medal from the 1936/37 league win. The medal was recently donated to the club by the family of Jimmy Duncan.Sligo Rovers supporters may not be familiar with the name of Jimmy Duncan, but the Scotsman earned a special place in Club history as a member of Rovers first title winning team of 1936/37.  That was Jimmy’s only season with Rovers,...

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