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The Up the Bit o' Red fundraised aimed at putting Sligo Rovers on a stronger footing for 2018 now totals €22,000. A raft of payments over the weekend took the total up 10% as it continues to gather momentum. A group member said "we are determined to give the club the best possible infusion of energy and support as we prepare for the new season".  The Up The Bit O' Red campaign will continue until the...
Everyone at Sligo Rovers would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of John Joe Kilfeather, who passed away on Saturday. John Joe was not only a life long supporter of Sligo Rovers, but a volunteer for the Bit O' Red also. An attendee of all home and away games, John Joe will be fondly missed by everyone at the club. Our thoughts are with John Joes family and friends at this difficult time. 
Athlone Town are the next opposition for Sligo Rovers in the penultimate fixture of pre-season on Tuesday.Rovers beat Finn Harps 2-1 last Thursday in The Showgrounds in their latest pre-season outing.It was the sixth game of the year, with Cabinteely at home this Saturday the eighth and final match before the big kick-off on Saturday 17 February against Limerick.Manager Gerard Lyttle said: “We’re crying out for a game on grass to be...
Sligo Rovers Under-17 side will travel to take on St Patrick's Athletic in the opening game of their season on Sunday 18 March The full fixture list is here for the team managed by Niall Harrison, Colm Jinks and Danny O'Leary. Squad details will follow. WEEKEND ENDING SUNDAY 18th MARCH 2018 – SERIES NO. 1   BohemiansVMonaghan United-Cavan FPSat 17thSt Aidans  Santry1pmDerry CityVAthlone TownSat...
Sligo Rovers Under-19's will begin their Northern Elite Division season against St Patrick's Athletic on Sunday 18 March in The Showgrounds. The season will run alongside the senior team campaign with 20 series of matches.Brian Dorrian, Darragh Healy and Raff Cretaro will manage the side with squad details to follow shortly.  NORTHERN ELITE DIVISION DateVenueTime         ...
Sligo Rovers season tickets are available to purchase and you can receive your ticket card in time for the first game if you order before Saturday 10 February.You can purchase adults tickets here or e-mail administrator@sligorovers.com for concessions.Sligo Rovers season tickets guarantee entry to 18 home games, starting with Limerick on Saturday 17 Febuary. [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"11452","attributes":{"alt":"","...
Danny O’Leary has been appointed as the new head of youth development at Sligo Rovers.With all the justifiable fanfare about the exciting new pre-season arrivals it might just have gone under the radar that no fewer than five of Sligo Rovers first team squad for the forthcoming campaign are products of the club’s impressive youth development system.The promising progress of Gary Boylan , Regan Donelon, Ed McGinty, John Mahon and Jack...
We would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Larry Fowley, who passed away earlier this week. Larry was a lifelong supporter of Sligo Rovers, who very rarely missed a match. A popular character in The Showgrounds, Larry will be deeply missed by everyone at the club. Our thoughts are with Larrys family and friends at this difficult time.  
As we approach the start of the new season additional matchday Stewards are being sought by Sligo Rovers.The role of the steward is to help ensure a safe and secure environment for fans. Primarily this involves general crowd monitoring and observation with any incidents being dealt with by Security Personnel.  While the steward is a voluntary role meal vouchers and club jacket,subject to attendance record, will be provided.Anyone interested...
Sligo Rovers continued their winning ways this pre-season with a 2-1 defeat of Finn Harps at the Sean Fallon Centre on Thursday evening. Adam Wixted and Rhys McCabe scored either side of Keith Cowan's goal as the Bit O'Red continue our preparations for the upcoming season.  Rovers took the lead when Seamus Sharkey's cross was nodded to the back post by Kyle Callan-McFadden. Wixted was on hand to bundle the ball across...

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