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 Michael Schlingermann reflected on a tough few days following the opening weekend defeat to Limerick. He said he and the whole squad are focused on repaying the disappointed fans with a much-improved display when Dundalk visit this Saturday.Schlingermann was the first guest of the year on Ocean FM’s Rovers Review and he summed up his emotions to Darragh Cox:“It’s been a tough weekend. A couple of restless night’s...
 With just days to go to the first Showgrounds game of 2017 we have a great competition on offer. Our Super Reds package for the new season is better than ever.As well as free admission to all 16 home SSE Airtricity League games during 2017 we are also giving our youngest fans a FREE home or third jersey to go with it for €45.But if you haven’t signed up already you can win the package for free.Below is our promo video showing...
Sligo Rovers are delighted to be associated with the Sligo Super Cup, an elite under-12 tournament which will feature eight teams from across Ireland and the UK competing at the Showgrounds on the May bank holiday weekend, April 28th-30th.
We are particularly thrilled that the 8th team just announced is the famed Glasgow Celtic Academy, whose coach is none other than John McStay, whose father, Willie, is a true Rovers legend, having guided the...
 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...
 Dave Robertson summed up Rovers’ season opener against Limerick on Friday night as disappointing. Despite a debut goal for Mathew Stevens the home side outscored the Bit o’Red by four goals.Speaking afterwards the Rovers manager sys the team have plenty to work on from their performance:“Disappointing is the best way to describe it. We’ve had a look back at certain things. There was a couple of key things in the...
 Sligo Rovers got their 2017 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division campaign off to a disappointing start with a 5-1 defeat to Limerick at Markets' Field.  Brazilian striker Rodrigo Tosi's hat-trick on his debut was supplemented by strikes in either half from Ian Turner and Lee Lynch. Substitute Mathew Stevens netted Rovers' consolation on the hour. The home side announced their return to the top table of...
 The 2017 SSE Airtricity League season finally gets underway this weekend. First for Sligo Rovers will be a trip to newly promoted Limerick.This is Dave Robertson’s second season in charge after a fifth placed finish to start his reign in 2016.Pre-season has been successful with five wins, one draw and just two losses. Five new players have joined the squad in keeper Shaun Patton (Derry City), defender Kyle Callan-McFadden (Orlando...
Sligo Rovers play their opening match of the SSE Airtricity Premier Division on Friday night against Limerick in the Market’s Field.

Manager Dave Robertson has no injuries to contend with but will be without Liam Martin due to a suspension carrying over from the 2016 season.

There has been five new additions to the squad in the off-season. Goalkeeper Shaun Patton has joined from Derry, defender Kyle Callan-McFadden from Orlando City, Chris...
 One player among the ranks of Limerick who is well known to Sligo Rovers supporters is Lee Lynch. The industrious midfielder won the Premier Division and the FAI Cup during his time at the Showgrounds and is now back playing with his home town club.After helping his side storm their way to the First Division last season, Lynch is now looking forward to life back in the top flight starting with the season opener in Markets Field against his...
The countdown is well and truly on to one of the biggest Bingo events to hit the North-West region. There are just 5 weeks to go until the big event and Sligo Rovers are delighted to have added further outlets, which ensures members of the public can buy their bingo book in advance in their locality. The Bingo takes place on April 1st at 8pm & on April 2nd at 3pm, in the Knocknarea arena located on the grounds of IT Sligo.Single books...

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