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Clinically taken goals from Patrick McClean, Ally Roy and Jack Keaney earned Sligo Rovers victory at Richmond Park as St Patrick’s Athletic slumped to a fifth successive SSE Airtricity League Premier Division defeat. St Patrick's began reasonably well before it soon went pear-shaped as they had little answer to Sligo's vibrant attack. A loose pass presented St Pat’s with the game’s first chance four minutes in...
Sligo Rovers can confirm that goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney has agreed to sign for Sligo Rovers from 1 July from Chelsea. The 22-year-old has been on loan at Rovers this season and has established himself as number one in The Showgrounds, continuously improving in recent months and impressing in his performances. He will join on a contract until the end of the 2019 season. Beeney said: “When I sat down with the...
Sligo Rovers travel to Dublin on Friday to take on St Patrick’s Athletic in Richmond Park in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division.The Bit O’ Red go into the game in eighth in the Premier Division, but with three wins and two draws from nine away games so far.The teams met a month ago with St Pat’s winning 2-0.In team news, Kyle Callan-McFadden will sit out the game due to concussion suffered in the game against Cork City. Gary...
The #bitored can confirm that midfielder Eduardo Pinceli has left the club by mutual agreement today.Eduardo has been a popular figure since joining the club, we thank him for the impact he made in his time here.Gerard Lyttle said: "We have huge respect Eduardo for being a great professional and person to deal with. We want to wish him and his family a bright future and thank them all for his time in Sligo. "He still has plenty to...
Sligo Rovers are to honour one of their greatest servants as they host a testimonial for the legendary Raffaele Cretaro on Saturday 28th July with a 6pm kick-off in the Showgrounds. The opposition will be a Raffaele Cretaro XI made up of some of the best players that have played alongside the Tubbercurrynative over the years.  Confirmed so far are Ciaran Kelly, Richard Brush, Jason McGuinness, Romauld Boco, Danny...
Sligo Rovers are delighted to announce the signing of striker Mikey Drennan.The former Aston Villa and Shamrock Rovers man makes his return to the SSE Airtricity League with the Bit O' Red after a two-year absence. The announcement was made live on Off The Ball on Newstalk this evening. Mikey Drennan said: "It has been with me for the last couple of years about returning to the league. "It has come up a few times,...
Below is a list of the prize winners from the last two monthly 500 Club draws which took place in April and May paying out €2,400. Each season the 500 Club provides a backbone to the club’s operations on-the-pitch and our key work in the community in the North-West. Concurrent membership of the 500 Club to a commitment of three seasons also brings membership of the football club and eligibility to attend the club’s AGM...
Cork City returned to the top of the table with a hard-fought win over a plucky Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds.  Kieran Sadlier returned to haunt his former employers as he netted in the opening minute. Ger Lyttle's side pushed the Rebels hard in the second half but were unable to find the net. Graham Cummins secured the win and the points for Cork ten minutes from time.   City hit the lead with just 52 seconds...
Sligo Rovers are thrilled to confirm defender John Mahon has signed a new two and a half year contract at The Showgrounds.The 18-year-old signed his first pro deal last year and  broke into the team in April, going on win the Wehrlys Bros Player of the Month in April and May and producing magnficient display at the heart of the defence.A produce of the club’s underage system and Ballisodare United, Mahon has penned the deal to the end...
Sligo Rovers welcome Cork City to The Showgrounds on Saturday night in The Showgrouns in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division.The Bit O’ Red go into the game on the back of a 2-0 win over Derry City and three clean sheets on the bounce.In team news Gary Boylan was today ruled out for the reason of the season and part of 2019 after confirmation of an anterior cruciate ligament injury.  Adam Morgan is ruled out with an abdominal...

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