Stephen Rice celebrates with Lorcan Shannon after Longford Town scored their second goal against Shamrock Rovers B in the SSE Airtricity League First Division match at  City Calling Stadium in  Longford. Photograph:   Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork City 2 Drogheda Utd 1Cork City never looked overly troubled as they joined Dundalk at the top of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division with (...)

Sligo Rovers’ Raffaele Cretaro and Evaldas Grigaitis of FK Banga struggle for the ball in the Europa League first qualifying round, first leg, at the Gargz dai Stadium in Lithuania. Photograph: Inpho/LFF

Frantic defending twice denied Séamus Conneely in the second half at the Gargz dai Stadium in Lithuania last night but Sligo Rovers will nonetheless b(...)

Joseph Ndo’s 88th-minute corner caused confusion in the home area and went in off a defender.

Cork City 1, Sligo Rovers 1 It was honours even after la(...)

Sligo Rovers’ manager  Ian Baraclough. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

It is open to question whether some of his successors will thank him for tying the office so closely to the game but Michael D Higgin(...)

Anto Flood of St Pat’s celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game by lifting up a young supporter who ran on to the pitch at Richmond Park.  Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Sligo Rovers 0: The guy in charge of the music at Richmond Park seemed anxious to get the celebrations started early y(...)

Sligo Rovers 2 Shelbourne 0Sligo Rovers secured three points with a comfortable win over bottom of the table Shelbourne at the Showgrounds last night.(...)

Derry City  manager Declan Devine:  “I feel that morale can certainly be lifted by reaching the semi-final of a cup.” Photograph: Inpho

Derry City manager Declan Devine is hoping the one good win he feels his side needs to re-ignite their season can come at Sligo Rovers on Sunday (5pm)(...)

Raffaele Cretaro scored his 50th league goal for Sligo Rovers in the victory over Bray Wanderers at the Showgrounds: Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 2 Bray Wanderers 0Sligo Rovers had to endure some anxious moments before finally seeing off the challenge of gritty Bray Wanderers at the(...)