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Sligo Rovers are back in action this Friday in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division as Derry City visit The Showgrounds.Gerard Lyttle's side are looking to bounce back from the defeat to Limerick at the weekend.Kick-off is 7:45pm on Friday.To buy tickets, click here
Sligo Rovers would like to thank both the Match Sponsor & Ball Sponsor from last Saturday’s game against Limerick. The Match Sponsor on the night was The Bourbon Bar Sligo while the Sligo Branch of the Liverpool supporters Club provided the Match Ball Sponsorship. Pictured below is Shane Crossan of Sligo Rovers presenting Steve Taylor & Michael Mc Tiernan of the Liverpool Supporters Club with the Match Ball. Also pictured...
The Up The Bit O’ Red Campaign has now reached the 30,000 euro mark thanks to the support of Sligo Rovers fans, at home and abroad. We are a group of 13 supporters, working in association with the Sligo Rovers Committee.  Our fundraising project will continue until the end of March.Double click on donate or here  We recognise this is going to be a very important season for manager, Gerard Lyttle and the club.  We are...
Darren Dennehy's goal mid-way through the second half handed Limerick a 1-0 win Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds.  During an entertaining opening half, it was the away side who threatened first. Former Rovers winger Daniel Kearns pulling Billy Dennehy's cross back into the path of Shane Duggan who fired narrowly wide.  Rovers gave debuts to four starters including former Liverpool striker Adam Morgan. The 23-year-old...
Sligo-born Howard Higgins was an elegant midfielder in the Summerhill College team that won the All-Ireland school’s championship in 1972. Howard died suddenly in Texas earlier this year and huge crowds, including many of his former team mates and class mates, attended his funeral when Howard’s remains were brought home to SligoAndy Kilfeather was a full-back in that Summerhill team. He is also one of the group of 13 who are...
The new SSE Airtricity Premier Division season is underway on Saturday as Sligo Rovers welcome Limerick to The Showgrounds for the 3,000th game in the club's history.  Eduardo Pincelli, Adam Morgan, Caolan McAleer, Adam Wixted, David Cawley, Ally Roy and Lewis Morrison are the new signings for Rovers with anticipation growing ahead of the big-kick-off. Rovers have a fully fit squad to choose from.  Manager Gerard...
sligorovers.com sat down with Gerard Lyttle ahead of the new season to get his thoughts on pre-season and ambitions for 2018. Q: How difficult was it to battle the elements and with so little time spent on grass pitches? We are fortunate we have the facility within the grounds of The Showgrounds. We could be doom and gloom in terms of the weather and not getting on the grass but we're very lucky we have a good astro and we were...
The days are counting down as we gear up for the 3,000th game in our history - the opening match of the new Premier Division season - as Limerick visit The Showgrounds.After months of build-up, Saturday will see Gerard Lyttle's men take on Tommy Barrett's side at 7:45pm and we aim to get 3,000 fans to the ground to mark the occasion.Former Liverpool striker Adam Morgan will make his Rovers debut, along with Brazilian midfielder Eduardo...
Gary Hulmes was a goalscoring legend for Sligo Rovers and Limerick, winning league titles with both clubs, so he has double reason to be excited about this Saturday’s season’s opener at The Showgrounds.He says: “I don’t get to a lot of games these days, but this is a fixture that always excites me.  I travelled to Limerick for the opening game last season and unfortunately it went all wrong for Rovers. I don’t...
The 2018 Sligo Rovers AGM took place on Monday night in the Clayton Hotel.Secretary Brendan Lacken read the minutes of the 2017 meeting and gave his report on the year passed.Treasurer David Rowe made a presentation on the club's accounts as they were distributed to members with a loss reported for the year. The management committee for 2018 was elected with Noel McCloat and Trevor Kelly stepping down.Anthony Quinn, Michael Mooney,...

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