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#The Showgrounds

# the-showgrounds - Friday 28 February, 2020

Sligo Rovers-Waterford game postponed as Storm Jorge closes in
# Called Off
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# Called Off

Sligo Rovers-Waterford game postponed as Storm Jorge closes in

Feb 28th 2020, 5:40 PM 2,758 Views 1 Comment

Tomorrow’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division fixture will not go ahead due to ‘extreme weather conditions’.

# the-showgrounds - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Feely and Figueira on target as Waterford make it three wins from four
# The Blues
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# The Blues

Feely and Figueira on target as Waterford make it three wins from four

Oct 8th 2019, 10:14 PM 4,487 Views 2 Comments

Alan Reynolds’ men secured a 2-0 win at RSC on Tuesday night.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Ireland U21 international Mandroiu on target but Cawley equaliser earns Sligo a point
# All Square
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# All Square

Ireland U21 international Mandroiu on target but Cawley equaliser earns Sligo a point

Jul 27th 2019, 10:21 PM 4,754 Views 0 Comments

The Bit O’Red earned a share of the spoils on Saturday night against Bohemians.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Two goals and two red cards in Sligo as Corcoran and Finnerty help Bohemians go second
# Report
From The42
# Report

Two goals and two red cards in Sligo as Corcoran and Finnerty help Bohemians go second

Apr 6th 2019, 10:02 PM 5,474 Views 7 Comments

Keith Long’s side have leapfrogged champions Dundalk into second place after beating the Bit O’Red.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Jamaican international Parkes fires Sligo past UCD as Bucko's men secure consecutive wins
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Jamaican international Parkes fires Sligo past UCD as Bucko's men secure consecutive wins

Mar 9th 2019, 9:55 PM 4,206 Views 1 Comment

Romeo Parkes broke the deadlock after five minutes with Sligo seeing off Finn Harps and UCD back-to-back.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 22 February, 2019

Mikey Drennan delivers with 92nd-minute winner as Saints stun Sligo at the death
# Late Late Show
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# Late Late Show

Mikey Drennan delivers with 92nd-minute winner as Saints stun Sligo at the death

Feb 22nd 2019, 9:52 PM 4,809 Views 1 Comment

The former Sligo Rovers striker grabbed a late winner deep into stoppage time against his old club.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 26 October, 2018

'I'm really happy to be here. It's a footballing town' - Liam Buckley appointed new Sligo Rovers manager
# Bucko
From The42
# Bucko

'I'm really happy to be here. It's a footballing town' - Liam Buckley appointed new Sligo Rovers manager

Oct 26th 2018, 3:23 PM 3,539 Views 4 Comments

The 58-year-old left St Pat’s by mutual consent earlier this month after seven years in charge.

# the-showgrounds - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Southampton snap up 16-year-old Ireland underage international from Sligo Rovers
# Transfer
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# Transfer

Southampton snap up 16-year-old Ireland underage international from Sligo Rovers

Jun 27th 2018, 1:18 PM 10,422 Views 1 Comment

Seamus Keogh has captained Ireland at U15 and U16 levels and will join the Saints’ academy on Sunday.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 25 May, 2018

10-man Sligo hold out for an important point to remain above relegation zone
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

10-man Sligo hold out for an important point to remain above relegation zone

May 25th 2018, 9:58 PM 3,030 Views 1 Comment

John Mahon was sent off for a second yellow card but the Bit O’Red held on to secure a share of the spoils.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Hoops held in Sligo as Graham Burke plays a day before potential Ireland debut
# The Showgrounds
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# The Showgrounds

Hoops held in Sligo as Graham Burke plays a day before potential Ireland debut

May 19th 2018, 10:14 PM 5,290 Views 3 Comments

Shamrock Rovers were frustrated at the Showgrounds and could only earn a point against Sligo on Saturday.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Sligo forced to settle for a point as former Saint Cawley is sent off against old club
# Stalemate
From The42
# Stalemate

Sligo forced to settle for a point as former Saint Cawley is sent off against old club

Apr 21st 2018, 10:15 PM 4,542 Views 0 Comments

Neither side could break the deadlock at the Showgrounds as Gerard Lyttle’s side ended a run of four straight losses at home.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 9 March, 2018

90th-minute winner sees Waterford join league leaders Cork at the top of the table
# Singing The Blues
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# Singing The Blues

90th-minute winner sees Waterford join league leaders Cork at the top of the table

Mar 9th 2018, 10:10 PM 7,054 Views 8 Comments

Former Ireland U21 international Courtney Duffus snatched all three points for the visitors.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 2 June, 2017

Sligo and Finn Harps go into break facing relegation battle after scoreless stalemate
# Bit O'Red
From The42
# Bit O'Red

Sligo and Finn Harps go into break facing relegation battle after scoreless stalemate

Jun 2nd 2017, 10:20 PM 1,825 Views 1 Comment

There wasn’t much entertainment at the Showgrounds.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 10 March, 2017

Sligo and Saints share the spoils after Sadlier's drilled free-kick
# Point Apiece
From The42
# Point Apiece

Sligo and Saints share the spoils after Sadlier's drilled free-kick

Mar 10th 2017, 9:46 PM 2,435 Views 2 Comments

Michael Barker equalised for the visiting St Patrick’s Athletic at The Showgrounds.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Goal-shy Bohs suffer fifth defeat in six games at the hands of Sligo
# Bad Run
From The42
# Bad Run

Goal-shy Bohs suffer fifth defeat in six games at the hands of Sligo

May 14th 2016, 10:09 PM 3,634 Views 2 Comments

The hosts found their scoring boots at home again, and it was Liam Martin who gave them the lead.

# the-showgrounds - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

10 signs that you're a Sligo Rovers fan
# Bit O'Red
From The42
# Bit O'Red

10 signs that you're a Sligo Rovers fan

Jul 17th 2013, 11:01 AM 5,272 Views 10 Comments

Ahead of the Bit O’Red’s Champions League debut, reader David Rouse has penned the essential guide to Sligo Rovers fans.

Everything you need to know about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Molde FK
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Everything you need to know about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Molde FK

Jul 17th 2013, 7:50 AM 2,390 Views 1 Comment

*Cue Champions League music*

# the-showgrounds - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

'We want to win every competition... including the Champions League' - Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough
# Airtricity League
From The42
# Airtricity League

'We want to win every competition... including the Champions League' - Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough

Mar 6th 2013, 4:15 PM 2,628 Views 4 Comments

The Bit O’Red boss firmly believes his squad is stronger than the won which won the Airtricity League Premier Division last season.

# the-showgrounds - Sunday 14 October, 2012

VIDEO: Here's how Sligo Rovers clinched their first title in 35 years
# League Champions
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# League Champions

VIDEO: Here's how Sligo Rovers clinched their first title in 35 years

Oct 14th 2012, 4:25 PM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

Highlights of the Bit O’Red’s dramatic 3-2 win over St Patrick’s Athletic and reaction from manager Ian Baraclough.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 7 July, 2012

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Bray Wanderers, Airtricity League From The42
Live Jul 7th 2012, 3:15 PM

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Bray Wanderers, Airtricity League

Preview: Seagulls travel to the Showgrounds
# LOIlive
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# LOIlive

Preview: Seagulls travel to the Showgrounds

Jul 7th 2012, 2:25 PM 294 Views 0 Comments

Pat Devlin’s side have it all to do if they are to avoid defeat against the Premier Division leaders this afternoon.

# the-showgrounds - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

EA Sports Cup: Big four collide for a place in the semis
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

EA Sports Cup: Big four collide for a place in the semis

Jun 26th 2012, 2:52 PM 433 Views 0 Comments

Before Euro 2012 resumes tomorrow night, there’s a little bit of domestic action to attend to with crunch quarter-finals in Inchicore and Sligo.

# the-showgrounds - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Long to link up with Ireland U21 squad
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Long to link up with Ireland U21 squad

May 30th 2012, 4:57 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

Burnley defender Kevin Long is one of three names added to the squad ahead of Monday’s qualifier against Italy.

# the-showgrounds - Saturday 12 May, 2012

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Shamrock Rovers, Airtricity League From The42
Live May 12th 2012, 1:20 PM

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Shamrock Rovers, Airtricity League

# the-showgrounds - Friday 13 April, 2012

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Derry City, Airtricity League Premier Division From The42
Live Apr 13th 2012, 6:42 PM

As it happened: Sligo Rovers v Derry City, Airtricity League Premier Division

# the-showgrounds - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Sligo determined to have Showgrounds ready for Europa League football
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

Sligo determined to have Showgrounds ready for Europa League football

Jun 1st 2011, 3:41 PM 499 Views 0 Comments

General Manager Packie Lynch says the club will do “everything in its power” to avoid an enforced change of venue.

# the-showgrounds - Friday 22 April, 2011

The west's awake as Gypsies in town
# Local Heroes
From The42
# Local Heroes

The west's awake as Gypsies in town

Apr 22nd 2011, 11:06 AM 200 Views 0 Comments

Alan Smith previews a packed weekend of League of Ireland soccer.

# the-showgrounds - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

League of Ireland kick-off: is the west awake for title hopefuls Sligo?
# Local Heroes
From The42
# Local Heroes

League of Ireland kick-off: is the west awake for title hopefuls Sligo?

Mar 1st 2011, 4:30 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

Alan Smith reckons Sligo will fall just short in their pursuit of Shamrock Rovers this season. Do you agree?