Sligo bring in experience ahead of the big kick-off

Sligo Rovers have boosted their forward line after the announcement that they’ve brought in 32 year-old striker Daryl Fordyce for the 2019 season. Fordyce, from Northern Ireland, began his career with Portsmouth, but made his name playing for Glentoran and Linfield in the Northern Irish Premiership. Continue reading “Sligo bring in experience ahead of the big kick-off”

Nigerian striker heading to Sligo

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

Sligo Rovers, who have a reputation for thinking outside the box when it comes to their transfer business, hope to have pulled another rabbit out of the hat with their latest signing, Nigerian striker Brendan Ogbu. The signing is subject to a work permit and international clearance. Continue reading “Nigerian striker heading to Sligo”

Sligo Rovers legend bids farewell

Sligo Rovers legend Raffaele Cretaro has today penned a statement which was released by the Bit O’ Red where it was confirmed that he has played his final game the club following 531 appearances, a club record, and scoring 86 goals. Continue reading “Sligo Rovers legend bids farewell”

Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides

UCD crest

UCD have reached the final of the Under 19 Enda McGuill Cup after a 3-0 win over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. The students began the game in quick fashion and took the lead on twelve minutes through a Ben Hanrahan header.  Continue reading “Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides”

Sligo sign three players on Transfer Deadline Day 

Showgrounds Sligo
Sligo’s Showgrounds
There was no busier club on League of Ireland Transfer Deadline Day than Sligo Rovers as they announced three new signings at the Showgrounds. Continue reading “Sligo sign three players on Transfer Deadline Day “

Sligo Rovers unveil winger Haughton 

Omar Haughton Sligo Rovers
Omar Haughton

Gerard Lyttle had added a further addition to the bit o’red squad ahead of Saturday night’s clash with Champions Dundalk at the Showgrounds, with the Ann that the club have signed 20 year-old winger Omar Haughton. Continue reading “Sligo Rovers unveil winger Haughton “

Sligo ease past St Pats to reach the Enda McGuill Cup semi-finals

Sligo Rovers v St Patrick's Athletic
Sligo Rovers v St Patrick’s Athletic

Sligo Rovers were comfortable 3-0 winners over St Patrick’s Athletic last night at the Showgrounds as they marched into the semi-finals of the U-19 Enda McGuill Cup. Continue reading “Sligo ease past St Pats to reach the Enda McGuill Cup semi-finals”

Callaghan the hero as Sligo move into the semi-finals

Sligo Rovers v Shelbourne Mark Farren Cup
Sligo Rovers v Shelbourne
Sligo Rovers are into the semi-finals of the Mark Farren U-17 Cup after a 2-0 victory over Shelbourne at the Showgrounds last night. Continue reading “Callaghan the hero as Sligo move into the semi-finals”

“We will be hard to beat” says Lyttle, as Sligo try to avoid the drop

Gerard Lyttle Sligo Rovers
Gerard Lyttle

Sligo Rovers manager Gerard Lyttle has great faith in his players that they can themselves get out of trouble and remain a Premier Division club next season.  Continue reading ““We will be hard to beat” says Lyttle, as Sligo try to avoid the drop”