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# sligo-football - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Roscommon too strong for Sligo but have to wait on final opponents as Galway v Leitrim postponed

The Rossies advanced but today’s other semi-final fell foul of Storm Dennis.

# sligo-football - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

'I didn't have the same love for AFL as I had for Gaelic. It wasn't the sport I thought it would be'

Young Sligo footballer Red Óg Murphy chats about his decision to return home after a stint with AFL side North Melbourne.

# sligo-football - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Mayo flex their muscle to advance through to Connacht U20 football final

Mike Solan’s side recorded a 19-point win over Sligo in Castlebar.

# sligo-football - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Curran's Roscommon U20s book Connacht final while Walsh bags 4 goals for Mayo minors

Roscommon U20s and Mayo minors sealed places in the provincial final tonight.

# sligo-football - Sunday 23 June, 2019

McNamee on the double as Offaly power past Sligo

The Faithful were in fine form this afternoon.

# sligo-football - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Kerry's Beaufort crowned All-Ireland champions as Carey stars with 1-5 in Croke Park win

The Mid Kerry club were too strong for Sligo’s Easkey today.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'I just turned 40 before Christmas' - the Connacht winning captain set for an All-Ireland club final

Sligo’s 2007 winning captain is getting set for a Croke Park day with his club.

# sligo-football - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Brilliant 45-yard goal helps secure All-Ireland football final place in Croke Park Antrim This post contains videos

Brilliant 45-yard goal helps secure All-Ireland football final place in Croke Park

Antrim’s Naomh Éanna, Kerry’s Kilcummin and Beaufort and Sligo’s Easkey were all celebrating today.

# sligo-football - Sunday 4 November, 2018

O'Connor brothers hit all of Ballintubber's points in win and Shine shoots 0-9 as Clann na nGael march on

There were Connacht quarter-final ties in Enniscrone and Dr Hyde Park this afternoon.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Former members of Donegal and Mayo set-ups join Sligo backroom team

Joe Keane and Adam Speer have come on board under new boss Paul Taylor.

# sligo-football - Friday 26 October, 2018

Sligo forward could become 14th Irish player with an AFL club as North Melbourne set to offer deal

Red Óg Murphy is the latest young Gaelic footballer to be targeted.

# sligo-football - Sunday 3 June, 2018

As it happened: Kerry v Clare, Galway v Sligo - Sunday football match tracker

Provincial final places are on the line. Catch up on all of Sunday’s football championship action in our minute-by-minute report.

# sligo-football - Thursday 31 May, 2018

4 changes for Galway from Mayo game for Connacht semi-final against Sligo

The sides meet in Pearse Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

# sligo-football - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Sligo banish demons of 2013 Ruislip defeat to advance to Connacht SFC semi-final

Cathal Corey’s side made light work of London this afternoon.

# sligo-football - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Learning from Jim - 'If it was a snooker player, he would still get him right! He’s that kind of man'

New Sligo boss Cathal Corey on working with Jim McGuinness and getting set for his first taste of the championship as a manager.

# sligo-football - Monday 19 March, 2018

3 red cards, 2 black cards and a late equaliser - Offaly and Sligo finish level in relegation dogfight

Niall Murphy’s 73rd minute free sealed draw for Sligo in Tullamore.

# sligo-football - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Kilkenny CBS qualify for All-Ireland series as Mayo and Sligo schools reach Connacht decider

A Leinster hurling playoff and Connacht football semi-finals were down for decision today.

# sligo-football - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Big names return for Mayo as Jason Doherty hits 1-4 in narrow victory over Sligo

Aidan O’Shea made his first start of 2018.

# sligo-football - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Gaelic football's longest-serving inter-county player calls it a day after 17 years

Sligo forward Mark Breheny has announced his retirement this morning.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Galway call up 4 members of 2017 All-Ireland U21 final side for seasonal opener against Sligo

Kevin Walsh’s team are in action in the FBD League tomorrow night.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Sligo look to Tyrone for their new football manager GAA

Sligo look to Tyrone for their new football manager

Cathal Corey was appointed last night.

# sligo-football - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Sligo on hunt for new football boss after Kildare native Carew steps down

Niall Carew has been in charge for the last three years.

# sligo-football - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Galway fire home 3 goals in Salthill as they complete Connacht minor three-in-a-row

Sligo were despatched by ten points at Pearse Stadium.

# sligo-football - Monday 19 June, 2017

Hope fading of replay for Sligo-Antrim over 'extra' substitution in Saturday's football qualifier

Sligo were drawn this morning to face Meath in Round 2A.

# sligo-football - Sunday 21 May, 2017

O'Connor brothers hit the net as Mayo open up their campaign with 9-point win over Sligo

It was a far from clinical performance from last year’s beaten All Ireland finalists.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Missing out on the New York game due to exams and listening to Marty Morrissey's commentary on the radio

Sligo defender Kevin McDonnell was one of the players to miss out on the game due to his studies.

# sligo-football - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Sligo escape the Bronx intact in a scintillating opening to the 2017 football championship

When New York took the lead with 19 minutes left, Gaelic Park began to believe.

Poll: Who do you think will win this year's Connacht senior football championship? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

# sligo-football - Friday 5 May, 2017

'Roscommon definitely got a louder cheer than we did, which was something we were stung by'

New York went down to Roscommon in agonising circumstances 12 months ago, but will Sunday be different?

# sligo-football - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Danny Sutcliffe and Tom Cunniffe named in strong New York starting 15 to face Sligo

Sligo, Mayo, Galway, Donegal, Down, Kerry, Dublin, Wicklow and Armagh are the counties represented in the team.

# sligo-football - Monday 1 May, 2017

A leading senior inter-county manager explains why he pens a regular local newspaper column

Niall Carew is a regular contributor to the Sligo Champion.

# sligo-football - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Cillian McDaid on form as Galway claim their 19th Connacht U21 title in style

Galway needed extra-time to see-off Sligo at Markievicz Park.

# sligo-football - Friday 31 March, 2017

After knocking out All-Ireland champs Mayo, Galway name team for Connacht U21 final

Galway face Sligo tomorrow evening in Markievicz Park.

# sligo-football - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

They've never won a Connacht U21 title but Sligo reach final after pegging back Roscommon

Jodie O’Reilly hit the only goal of the game in Kiltoom.

# sligo-football - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Feehan sent off and Austin stretchered off as Tipperary fall to Sligo

Kyle Cawley and Niall Murphy found the net for the Connacht side in their win.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

The tiny island of Inishbofin had two Galway senior football debutants on Sunday

Ruairi Lavelle and Michael Day made history in the game against Sligo.

# sligo-football - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

'There were times that I wouldn’t look forward to going training. Now I’d love to be going'

Sligo’s Johnny Martyn was forced to retire from football after suffering two strokes.

# sligo-football - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Roscommon's Jekyll and Hyde show, Donegal's 'moving quarter' returns

Plenty to discuss after Sunday’s GAA action.

# sligo-football - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Allstar defender back from cruciate injury for Sligo as one debut handed out in attack

Charlie Harrison returns to the starting Sligo team for championship action.

# sligo-football - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Roscommon maintain Connacht U21 three-in-a-row bid with 13-point win over Sligo

A seventh straight Connacht U21 final beckons for the Rossies.

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