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Kyle Callan-McFadden departs Sligo Rovers

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Callan-McFadden departs the Showgrounds after helping the Bit O’Red to a fourth placed league finish

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Waterford appeal eligibility of Finn Harps defender Shane McEleney for Monday night's victory

Thu, Nov 12 2020

The Blues were defeated 1-0 at Finn Park, a result that saw Sligo Rovers move into fourth position and a ...

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Premier Division Round-Up: Shamrock Rovers go season unbeaten to condemn Shels to play-off while Harps complete heroic survival bid

Tue, Nov 10 2020

Elsewhere, Sligo Rovers secured a superb 2-0 win away from home against Dundalk at Oriel Park to secure fourth spot

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Sligo Rovers

Mon, Nov 09 2020

The Lilywhites will be looking to secure a third place finish in the Premier Division for 2020 when Sligo Rovers ...

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Three FAI Cup quarter-final ties rescheduled due to international call-ups

Sat, Nov 07 2020

The ties between Sligo Rovers and Derry City, Bohemians and Dundalk and between Finn Harps and Shamrock Rovers had been ...

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'To play against the top teams in Europe and compete is something that would excite the players' - Crawford confident as Troy Parrott returns for 21s

Fri, Nov 06 2020

A home game against Iceland followed by an away trip to Luxembourg will decide if Ireland can qualify as one ...

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John Mahon signs new two-year contract with Sligo Rovers

Thu, Oct 29 2020

The central defender made his debut for the Bit O’Red in April 2017 and has since made 64 senior appearances ...

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Greatest Short League in the World: A history of 18-game (and fewer) seasons in the League of Ireland

Mon, Oct 26 2020

It is by no means certain that the Hoops will complete the programme of 18 league games, but if that ...

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League Preview : Sligo Rovers -v- Cork City

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Sligo come into the game off the back of some wretched form themselves, and they will be hopeful of turning ...

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Niall Morahan signs new Sligo Rovers contract

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Morahan, who is a student at IT Sligo, has extended his stay at the Showgrounds by a further year

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League Report: Shelbourne 1 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Ten-man Shelbourne moved up into sixth place in the Premier Division table with an impressive 1-0 victory over Sligo Rovers ...

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In Pictures: Shelbourne 1 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Shelbourne picked up a massive three points on Sunday evening in their drive to secure Premier Division football in 2021.

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League Preview: Shelbourne - v - Sligo Rovers

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Shels have struggled for wins at Tolka Park all season. The Reds have scored just six times at home in ...

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Watch: Jack Byrne backs up Ireland selection with sublime assist in Shamrock Rovers' win over Sligo

Sat, Oct 03 2020

The midfielder, who got on the scoresheet himself after the break, showed outstanding vision to pick out Burke for the ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers 4 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Fri, Oct 02 2020

Shamrock Rovers moved within five points of ending a nine-year league title drought thanks to a comfortable 4-0 win over ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Oct 01 2020

The Hoops are looking to extend their lead at the top of the table to 11 points on Friday night ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Derry City

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Sligo Rovers will look to return to winning ways (and fourth position) as they host Derry City in a game ...

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In Pictures: Waterford 1 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Matthew Smith’s stunning goal was enough for Waterford to secure the win over Sligo Rovers at the RSC

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'It was all about focus, concentration and making sure that you were mentally right' - Ciaran Kelly on that FAI Cup penalty shootout

Sun, Sep 27 2020

In addition to being a part of Sligo Rovers' hugely successful squad in the early 2010s, Ciarán Kelly has also ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Waterford will look to bounce back from Monday night’s 6-1 defeat away to Shamrock Rovers when they welcome Sligo Rovers ...

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Bohemians set to host Dundalk in FAI Cup quarter-final as Athlone are drawn to face Shelbourne at home

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Elsewhere, holders Shamrock Rovers will face a difficult trip to Ballybofey to face Finn Harps as Sligo Rovers will host ...

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League Report: Sligo Rovers 0 - 1 Bohemians

Fri, Sep 18 2020

An Andre Wright goal ten minutes from time gave Bohemians their first win in three games at the expense of ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 12

Fri, Sep 18 2020

We will have a schedule of five games taking place in the First Division and two in the Premier Division, ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Bohemians

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The Bit O’Red come into this evening’s game off the back of a scoreless draw away to St Patrick’s Athletic

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The English Premier League is back on Saturday - who should League of Ireland fans support?

Tue, Sep 15 2020

So who should fans of each League of Ireland club support in the English ‘Premier League’? Keep reading for your ...

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League Report: St Patrick's Athletic 0 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Liam Buckley secured a point on his return to Richmond Park as St Patricks Athletic and Sligo Rovers played out ...

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In Pictures: St Patrick's Athletic 0 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 12 2020

St Patrick's Athetlic and Sligo Rovers played out a scoreless draw on Saturday evening at Richmond Park with neither side ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Richmond Park welcomes back one of its most beloved sons on Saturday evening as Liam Buckley’s Sligo Rovers land in ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Finn Harps

Sun, Sep 06 2020

Sligo will be looking to build on their recent run of form when they welcome Finn Harps to the Showgrounds ...

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In Pictures: UCD 1 - 3 Sligo Rovers

Sun, Aug 30 2020

Sligo Rovers have advanced through to the next round of this year's FAI Cup after a 3-1 victory over UCD ...

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FAI Cup Report: UCD 1 - 3 Sligo Rovers

Sun, Aug 30 2020

Sligo Rovers reached the quarter-finals of the FAI Cup with a three-one win over UCD on Sunday evening at the ...

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FAI Cup Preview: UCD -v- Sligo Rovers

Sat, Aug 29 2020

UCD have yet to release team news ahead of this weekend’s clash against Sligo, but it is expected that Jack ...

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Watch: Sligo Rovers striker celebrates late winner by mimicking necking a pint following John Sheridan's 'pub league' comments

Wed, Aug 19 2020

Former Ireland international Sheridan made headlines at the weekend when he reportedly referred to the League of Ireland as a ...

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League Report: Sligo Rovers 2 - 1 Waterford

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Alex Cooper's stoppage-time free kick ensured Sligo Rovers picked up all three points on Tuesday evening with a 2-1 over ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Waterford

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Sligo will be looking to put Friday night’s defeat to Cork City behind them when they host Waterford at the ...

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In Pictures: Cork City 3 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Aug 15 2020

Cork scored twice in the second half to see off Sligo Rovers in an important win for Neale Fenn's men ...

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League Report: Cork City 3 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The battle to avoid relegation remains to be a close-knit affair with a number of teams now drawn back into ...

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Match Officials Appointed - August 14th-18th

Wed, Aug 12 2020

The feast of football continues this weekend with games right across and into early next week. The First Division will ...

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In Pictures: Sligo Rovers 2 - 1 Shelbourne

Sun, Aug 09 2020

Goals from Jesse Devers and a second half finish from David Cawley saw Sligo Rovers pick up all three points ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Aug 07 2020

Second from bottom Sligo Rovers take on high-flying Shelbourne in a vital clash in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division tomorrow ...

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Sligo Rovers sign Lithuanian defender Sigitas Olberkis

Thu, Aug 06 2020

Sligo Rovers have snapped up Lithuanian defender Sigitas Olberkis on a short-term deal until the end of the 2020 season ...

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Sligo Rovers' Regan Donelon: 'Football is a short career, so you have to dream big'

Wed, Aug 05 2020

Recently, Donelon caught up with extratime.com reporter Tom Byrne to discuss his footballing career to date, and what the future ...

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Player with COVID-19 symptoms causes postponement of Sligo Rovers v Waterford match

Mon, Aug 03 2020

The SSE Airtricity League between Sligo Rovers and Waterford set for Tuesday has been postponed.

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Postcard from the Stream - Watching LOI return

Sat, Aug 01 2020

The League of Ireland returned on Friday night and it was all a bit different.

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Restart - Day 1

Fri, Jul 31 2020

The first “Behind Closed Doors” SSE Airtricity League of Ireland matches take place this evening as the Irish domestic season ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Jul 30 2020

Rovers have lost their last four games away from the Showgrounds.

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Re-start Club Preview: Sligo Rovers

Mon, Jul 27 2020

We look at Sligo Rovers ahead of the League restart next weekend.

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Sligo Rovers sign 2019 golden boot winner Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe following stint in Israel

Fri, Jul 24 2020

‘Junior,’ who was the Premier Division’s top scorer last season while on loan at Derry City, has most recently been ...

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Column: Numbers don't add up in critique of League of Ireland crowds

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Sunday Independent columnist Eamonn Sweeney was concerned that his readers might get a misleading impression about the number of people ...

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Sligo Rovers announce plans for season ticket holders to attend games

Wed, Jul 15 2020

With the League of Ireland restart getting closer by the day, Sligo Rovers have now announced plans to cater for ...

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