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Dublin: 15 °C Tuesday 25 July, 2017

#Bit O'Red

# bit-ored - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Sligo Rovers rescue draw against fellow strugglers Drogheda

Rhys McCabe’s first goal for the club handed them a 1-1 draw.

# bit-ored - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Draw sees Sligo move out of bottom three though it could've been better but for a familiar face

Galway’s Stephen Folan – formerly with the Bit O’Red – grabbed a leveller after Jonah Ayunga put the hosts in front.

# bit-ored - Friday 2 June, 2017

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

There wasn’t much entertainment at the Showgrounds.

# bit-ored - Friday 26 May, 2017

Sligo show character and twice come from behind to earn entertaining point by the seaside

Aaron Greene and Dylan Connolly twice put Bray in front but a brace from Michael Leahy ensured a 2-2 draw.

# bit-ored - Thursday 4 May, 2017

'Not getting a chance at West Ham made me want to prove myself. It was the same with Sean Maguire'

Sligo Rovers winger Kieran Sadlier on settling into life in the League of Ireland and aspirations for club and country.

# bit-ored - Friday 14 April, 2017

Hoops celebrate Milltown memory with win over 10-man Sligo Rovers

Brandon Miele scored the only goal as Sligo Rovers’ John Russell was issued an early red.

# bit-ored - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

McCabe brace beats Sligo Rovers as Hoops hop into third

An energetic Shamrock Rovers attack made it a comfortable win in Tallaght

# bit-ored - Friday 11 March, 2016

Superb strike from Kurtis Byrne gets Bohs off the mark in tight affair with Sligo

The hosts were comfortable for long periods at Dalymount Park but couldn’t conjure a second goal.

# bit-ored - Monday 30 November, 2015

Sligo Rovers have bagged themselves the PFAI Goalkeeper of the Year

Manager Dave Robertson is delighted after securing his first signing.

# bit-ored - Saturday 8 August, 2015

‘I was fed up gardening! My garden looks superb now’

New Sligo Rovers boss Micky Adams says moving to Ireland was a ‘no-brainer’.

# bit-ored - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Sligo Rovers record historic first away win in Europe

The Bit o’Red beat Rosenborg 2-1 in the Europa League second qualifying round.

# bit-ored - Saturday 21 June, 2014

John Coleman is Sligo Rovers’ new manager

“We have to get impetus,” says Coleman as he prepares for his first game against Drogheda United.

# bit-ored - Friday 25 April, 2014

Better late than never as Sligo Rovers serve notice of intent at Thomond Park

Strikes from Aaron Greene and Seamus Conneely in the closing stages gave the Bit O’Red win over Limerick a favourable veneer.

# bit-ored - Monday 21 April, 2014

Sligo beat Bohs at Dalymount but the home side will rue missed chances

Two goals in the final 11 minutes did the job for Sligo.

# bit-ored - Friday 18 April, 2014

UCD endure miserable night as Sligo Rovers fire five at Showgrounds

Ian Baraclough’s men picked up their second win of the season with a dominant performance

# bit-ored - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: Sligo show they’re a better side than early form suggested LOI

Stuart Byrne column: Sligo show they’re a better side than early form suggested

The draw away to Cork and a 5-1 Setanta Cup win over St Patrick’s Athletic prove the Bit O’Red should be higher up the table.

# bit-ored - Friday 14 March, 2014

Bray slay Sligo at Carlisle Grounds as Byrne proves the hero

Alan Mathews pocketed his first triumph as Wanderers boss.

# bit-ored - Saturday 8 March, 2014

McMillan snatches late winner as Sligo fightback stuns Athlone

John Russell was the architect of the Bit O’Red’s comeback.

# bit-ored - Thursday 26 December, 2013

7 of Sligo’s best sporting moments in 2013

The Bit O’Red’s FAI Cup win and more.

# bit-ored - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Cup hero Danny North gets new Sligo contract

North has agreed a deal to stay at the Showgrounds in 2014.

# bit-ored - Friday 15 November, 2013

Sligo manager Ian Baraclough signs extension until end of 2014

Rovers have secured the Englishman’s services for another season.

# bit-ored - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Sligo Rovers cup winners sign jersey for Spina Bifida charity auction

Alan Keane was inspired to the deed after meeting a young Bit O’Red supporter

# bit-ored - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Molde send Sligo out of Champions League

Ian Baraclough’s side lost 2-0 in Norway this evening.

# bit-ored - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

10 signs that you’re a Sligo Rovers fan

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

*Cue Champions League music*

# bit-ored - Monday 6 May, 2013

Sligo Rovers cane Candystripes at Showgrounds to go 3 points clear

Goals from Lee Lynch, David Cawley and Ross Gaynor settled the table-toppers’ clash.

# bit-ored - Friday 29 March, 2013

Sligo Rovers’ champion display scuttles Bohemians at Dalymount

An early goal from Raffaele Cretaro set the tone for a comfortable win.

# bit-ored - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Ian Baraclough eyeing up at least two more quality signings for 2013

The Sligo Rovers chief needs to strengthen his squad after losing Airtricity POTY Mark Quigley.

# bit-ored - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Rogers commits to Sligo defence

Goalkeeper Gary Rogers will help Sligo Rovers defend their Premier Division title next season after agreeing a new contract.

# bit-ored - Monday 12 November, 2012

Baraclough scoops Manager of the Month prize

Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough was today named as Philips Sports Manager of the Month for October.

# bit-ored - Sunday 14 October, 2012

VIDEO: Here’s how Sligo Rovers clinched their first title in 35 years League Champions This post contains videos

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

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

# bit-ored - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Peers pressure: The games can’t come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin

The Dublin native was suspended for Rovers’ draw with Bray but is back for the title run-in.

# bit-ored - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Quigley picks up Player of the Month award Accolade This post contains videos

Quigley picks up Player of the Month award

The Bit O’Red striker has scored 12 goals to help their title challenge this season.

# bit-ored - Monday 16 July, 2012

Signed up: North agrees new deal with Sligo

The striker’s contract will keep him at the Premier Division leaders until the end of next season.

# bit-ored - Saturday 7 July, 2012

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

The Bit O’Red were at home to the Seagulls. Find out how the game unfolded.

# bit-ored - Friday 6 July, 2012

Who’s been busy: Sligo bolster squad with three new signings

The Bit O’Red captured Jeff Henderson, Ryan Connelly and Seamus Conneely this week and we grabbed a quick chat with two of them.

# bit-ored - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Interview: A quick Q&A session with Sligo Rovers striker Mark Quigley Airtricity League This post contains videos

Interview: A quick Q&A session with Sligo Rovers striker Mark Quigley

One of the Bit O’Red’s latest signings took a few minutes out to give his thoughts on the upcoming league campaign, his love for HBO’s hit programme and why he doesn’t need a hair stylist.

# bit-ored - Monday 27 February, 2012

Sligo appoint Ian Baraclough as manager

The former Scunthorpe United manager has been appointed as Paul Cook’s replacement.