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#Bit O'Red

# bit-ored - This year 2022

Liivak and Keena combine as Sligo end their away day blues
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# Bit O'Red

Liivak and Keena combine as Sligo end their away day blues

Sep 9th 2022, 9:45 PM 2,588 Views 1 Comment

Shelbourne lost 2-0 to Sligo Rovers at Tolka Park.

LOI's top goalscorer claims Player of the Month award for July
# In Form
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# In Form

LOI's top goalscorer claims Player of the Month award for July

Aug 18th 2022, 1:00 PM 3,993 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Keena has 11 Premier Division goals so far this season.

Sligo Rovers boss calls on players to go out on a high if historic European run ends
# Second Leg
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# Second Leg

Sligo Rovers boss calls on players to go out on a high if historic European run ends

Aug 10th 2022, 3:33 PM 3,542 Views 2 Comments

The Bit O’Red take on Viking FK at the Showgrounds tomorrow evening, having lost the first leg 5-1 in Norway.

'You see it across all competitions, underdogs can win' - Russell out to continue European dream
# Europa Conference League
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# Europa Conference League

'You see it across all competitions, underdogs can win' - Russell out to continue European dream

Aug 4th 2022, 8:28 AM 3,080 Views 0 Comments

The Bit O’ Red are in Norway to face a strong Viking FK outfit.

Sligo Rovers boss responds to being labelled 'minnows' by the Scottish media
# Second Leg
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# Second Leg

Sligo Rovers boss responds to being labelled 'minnows' by the Scottish media

Jul 27th 2022, 3:28 PM 8,169 Views 6 Comments

John Russell says that tag can be used as ammunition in tomorrow’s Europa Conference League qualifier at home to Motherwell.

New Zealand striker Mata signs two-and-a-half-year deal with Sligo Rovers
# Pen To Paper
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# Pen To Paper

New Zealand striker Mata signs two-and-a-half-year deal with Sligo Rovers

Jul 26th 2022, 5:34 PM 4,341 Views 0 Comments

A tally of five goals since joining the club in February has earned the 22-year-old a contract extension.

'I'm unbelievably proud' - Sligo Rovers boss feels they deserved famous European win
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# Bit O'Red

'I'm unbelievably proud' - Sligo Rovers boss feels they deserved famous European win

Jul 22nd 2022, 12:54 PM 5,438 Views 1 Comment

John Russell gave his thoughts after last night’s victory away to Motherwell in the Europa Conference League qualifiers.

Sligo's 92nd-minute winner settles enthralling clash against Drogheda
# LOI
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# LOI

Sligo's 92nd-minute winner settles enthralling clash against Drogheda

Apr 23rd 2022, 9:58 PM 3,539 Views 0 Comments

Garry Buckley was the Bit O’Red’s hero at the Showgrounds.

Impressive Sligo Rovers cruise to comfortable victory at Drogheda
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# Bit O'Red

Impressive Sligo Rovers cruise to comfortable victory at Drogheda

Mar 11th 2022, 10:51 PM 2,831 Views 0 Comments

It is four games unbeaten at the start of the campaign for Liam Buckley’s team.

Sligo Rovers sign 'top-class' former Ireland U21 striker from Scottish side
# New Bit O'red
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# New Bit O'red

Sligo Rovers sign 'top-class' former Ireland U21 striker from Scottish side

Jan 24th 2022, 4:16 PM 6,063 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Keena is on board for 2022 after making the move home from Falkirk.

# bit-ored - Last year 2021

'The beginning of a new and exciting time' - Sligo Rovers accepted into Women's National League
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# Bit O'Red

'The beginning of a new and exciting time' - Sligo Rovers accepted into Women's National League

Dec 10th 2021, 10:43 AM 1,614 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Shamrock Rovers and Treaty United are set to compete in the U19 WNL.

'Influential' Bolger commits to Sligo Rovers for 2022 season
# New Deal
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# New Deal

'Influential' Bolger commits to Sligo Rovers for 2022 season

Oct 29th 2021, 10:00 AM 2,487 Views 1 Comment

‘I’m signing because I really believe in what we have here,’ the League of Ireland stalwart said.

Sligo Rovers to form senior women's team and apply to join WNL
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Sligo Rovers to form senior women's team and apply to join WNL

Sep 7th 2021, 12:25 PM 2,195 Views 0 Comments

The club announced new plans in partnership with IT Sligo today.

Sligo Rovers sign Ugandan international Melvyn Lorenzen
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Sligo Rovers sign Ugandan international Melvyn Lorenzen

Aug 23rd 2021, 4:36 PM 3,150 Views 0 Comments

Boss Liam Buckley has been impressed by the 26-year-old forward.

Ten-man Sligo beat neighbours Harps to move four points clear at summit
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# Bit O'Red

Ten-man Sligo beat neighbours Harps to move four points clear at summit

May 28th 2021, 8:10 PM 3,778 Views 1 Comment

Goals by Romeo Parkes, who was later sent off, and Lewis Banks saw the leaders over the line in Ballybofey.

Dundalk slip to defeat against 10-man Sligo Rovers
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Dundalk slip to defeat against 10-man Sligo Rovers

May 7th 2021, 10:21 PM 3,633 Views 7 Comments

A brilliant Jordan Gibson effort was the difference between the sides.

Goalkeeper Brush joins Sligo Rovers 15 years on from first signing for the club
# Familiar Face
From The42
# Familiar Face

Goalkeeper Brush joins Sligo Rovers 15 years on from first signing for the club

Feb 1st 2021, 12:31 PM 3,720 Views 3 Comments

The English stopper begins his fourth spell with the Bit O’Red.

# bit-ored - All time

Boost for Sligo Rovers as Jamaican striker Parkes returns for second spell
# Act Ii
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# Act Ii

Boost for Sligo Rovers as Jamaican striker Parkes returns for second spell

Dec 8th 2020, 9:52 PM 3,006 Views 1 Comment

‘I’m coming back with a feeling of unfinished business. I feel I owe something.’

American midfielder Seymore joins Sligo Rovers
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# Bit O'Red

American midfielder Seymore joins Sligo Rovers

Dec 9th 2019, 3:41 PM 4,172 Views 0 Comments

Liam Buckley says the 27-year-old has all the attributes to succeed in the League of Ireland.

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 4,507 Views 2 Comments

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

Three Sligo goals in eight first-half minutes dent Finn Harps' hopes amid relegation danger
# Time Is Ticking
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# Time Is Ticking

Three Sligo goals in eight first-half minutes dent Finn Harps' hopes amid relegation danger

Sep 13th 2019, 10:19 PM 2,579 Views 1 Comment

Liam Buckley’s Bit O’Red were 3-1 winners at The Showgrounds.

Webster the hero with 84th-minute winner as Saints come from behind against Sligo
# Saints March On
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# Saints March On

Webster the hero with 84th-minute winner as Saints come from behind against Sligo

Aug 16th 2019, 9:46 PM 2,327 Views 1 Comment

Harry Kenny’s men fought back after the break at Richmond Park to secure an important three points.

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 4,781 Views 0 Comments

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

One in, one out at Sligo as young midfielder joins on loan from English League One side
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

One in, one out at Sligo as young midfielder joins on loan from English League One side

Jul 22nd 2019, 8:19 PM 5,255 Views 0 Comments

In a setback, however, 19-year-old Liam Kerrigan departs for UCD.

Parkes' 89th-minute winner breaks Bohs' hearts as Sligo depart Dalymount with all three points
# On The Double
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# On The Double

Parkes' 89th-minute winner breaks Bohs' hearts as Sligo depart Dalymount with all three points

May 24th 2019, 10:18 PM 4,015 Views 7 Comments

A second-half double from the Jamaican international saw the Bit O’Red come away with a crucial win.

Bermuda captain Leverock scores again to help Sligo stretch unbeaten run to three games
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# Bit O'Red

Bermuda captain Leverock scores again to help Sligo stretch unbeaten run to three games

Apr 29th 2019, 10:21 PM 4,024 Views 2 Comments

Dante Leverock and skipper David Cawley were on target as Sligo move six points clear of the relegation zone.

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

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

Apr 6th 2019, 10:02 PM 5,506 Views 7 Comments

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

Jamaican international Parkes fires Sligo past UCD as Bucko's men secure consecutive wins
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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 4,236 Views 1 Comment

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

Jamaican international joins Sligo Rovers following stint in America
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# Bit O'Red

Jamaican international joins Sligo Rovers following stint in America

Jan 15th 2019, 9:40 PM 6,153 Views 17 Comments

Romeo Parkes comes to the Premier Division side from Pittsburgh Riverhounds subject to international clearance.

'It was a fairytale' - Club legend Cretaro leaving Sligo after 17 seasons
# Tubbercurry Tornado
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# Tubbercurry Tornado

'It was a fairytale' - Club legend Cretaro leaving Sligo after 17 seasons

Dec 13th 2018, 2:35 PM 6,795 Views 7 Comments

The Bit O’Red striker has penned an open letter to fans after the announcement.

Cork City captain Dunleavy ends six-year spell to join Sligo Rovers
# Good Signing
From The42
# Good Signing

Cork City captain Dunleavy ends six-year spell to join Sligo Rovers

Dec 7th 2018, 11:06 AM 4,542 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal native had been with the Leesiders since 2012.

Sligo Rovers sign Bermuda captain while a familiar face returns as player-assistant manager
# New Recruits
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# New Recruits

Sligo Rovers sign Bermuda captain while a familiar face returns as player-assistant manager

Dec 5th 2018, 8:52 PM 6,521 Views 3 Comments

Dante Leverock’s signing from Estonian outfit Narva Trans is subject to international clearance.

Major coup for Sligo Rovers as they sign double-winning star striker Murray
# Good Business
From The42
# Good Business

Major coup for Sligo Rovers as they sign double-winning star striker Murray

Nov 26th 2018, 1:57 PM 7,194 Views 5 Comments

The 27-year-old makes the move from Dundalk on a two-year deal.

'I'm really happy to be here. It's a footballing town' - Liam Buckley appointed new Sligo Rovers manager
# Bucko
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# 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 3,568 Views 4 Comments

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

Sligo Rovers confirm manager Gerard Lyttle's contract will not be renewed
# End Of The Line
From The42
# End Of The Line

Sligo Rovers confirm manager Gerard Lyttle's contract will not be renewed

Oct 16th 2018, 8:37 PM 4,222 Views 1 Comment

The club says an interim manager will be appointed shortly.

‘Courtois got injured at Stamford Bridge and there was a chance of coming on. I was crapping myself on the bench’
# Sligo Rovers
From The42
# Sligo Rovers

‘Courtois got injured at Stamford Bridge and there was a chance of coming on. I was crapping myself on the bench’

Oct 12th 2018, 7:30 AM 17,133 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney discusses his time at Chelsea and why he chose to move to Ireland.

Sligo stun Cork City as reigning champions suffer first home league defeat of the season
# Cork City
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# Cork City

Sligo stun Cork City as reigning champions suffer first home league defeat of the season

Aug 31st 2018, 10:31 PM 7,936 Views 22 Comments

The result severely harms Cork’s hopes of retaining the title.

Cretaro and Drennan deliver as Sligo snatch crucial three points in the fight for safety
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# Bit O'Red

Cretaro and Drennan deliver as Sligo snatch crucial three points in the fight for safety

Aug 17th 2018, 10:05 PM 4,762 Views 4 Comments

A goal from Raffaele Cretaro off the bench and a double from Mikey Drennan helped Sligo to another win away from home on Friday.

Sligo Rovers players hand back portion of wages to club
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Sligo Rovers players hand back portion of wages to club

Aug 15th 2018, 10:27 AM 6,983 Views 0 Comments

The squad decided on the move with just five home games left at the Showgrounds this year.

'Eleven weeks is simply a remarkable period to go without a home league fixture'
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

'Eleven weeks is simply a remarkable period to go without a home league fixture'

Jul 20th 2018, 9:54 AM 5,984 Views 9 Comments

Sligo Rovers have released a statement criticising the decision to postpone their weekend clash against Dundalk.

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