Sligo Rovers
Sligo Rovers

Romauld Boco - Goal (37')

Mark Quigley - Goal (63')
Mon 05 Mar 2012

2 - 0
(Full Time)
Glentoran
Glentoran

Colin Nixon - Red Card (83')

Setanta Sports Cup


Live Updates for Sligo Rovers -v- Glentoran

Full Time

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
90' + 2' - Full Time - Its all over here and its advantage Sligo Rovers as they take a 2-0 lead to Belfast for the second leg of this tie which takes place on March 20th.

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
90' + 1' Lee Lynch sees a great effort tipped over the bar by Morris, and Boco nearly scores from the resulting corner.

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
90' Ross Gaynor narrowly misses, his low shot goes past the far post

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
90' 2 minutes added on here

RED CARD!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
83' - Red Card - Colin Nixon recieves his second yellow for pulling back Ross Gaynor just outside the box

YELLOW CARD!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
80' - Yellow Card - Mark Quigley booked for Sligo Rovers for tackle

YELLOW CARD!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
76' - Yellow Card - Ross Gaynor is the first Rovers player to be booked tonight

Substitution

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
76' - Substitution - Leon Knight replaced by Martin Murray for Glentoran

Substitution

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
75' - Substitution - Danny North replaces John Dillon for Sligo Rovers

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
72' 2,145 is the official attendance here at The Showgrounds tonight.

YELLOW CARD!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
70' - Yellow Card - Colin Nixon of Glentoran booked for dissent

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
67' Joey Ndo sees an effort deflected wide for a corner, but it comes to nothing as Padraig Sutton blows for a foul in the box.

YELLOW CARD!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
66' - Yellow Card - Stephen Carson recieves a yellow card after taking down Romauld Boco.

Substitution

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
64' - Substitution - Second substitute for Glentoran as Andrew Waterworth replaces Danny Boyce

GOAL!

Sligo Rovers 2 - 0 Glentoran
63' - Goal - Yet another fine passing move results in goal number two as Mark Quigley finds the far post of Morris' goal.

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
59' A great passing move involving Joseph Ndo, John Dillon and Ross Gaynor almost results in a goal, but Elliott Morris does just enough to knock the danger away from his goal.

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
57' Richard Brush pulls off a fantastic save to deny Ciaran Martyn. Glentoran starting to get into this now.

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
56' Glentoran have a goal ruled out after a foul in the box

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
51' Richard Gibson with a great ball across finds Darren Boyce in space, but shoots wide. Glentoran's first chance of the game.

Second Half

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
46' - Second Half - Second half is underway

Substitution

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
46' - Substitution - Substitutions for both sides. For Glentoran, Ciaran Martyn for Jamie McGovern and for Sligo Rovers David Cawley replaces Jason McGuinness

Half-Time

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
45' + 2' - Half Time - Half time here at The Showgrounds and Sligo Rovers are absolutely running the show with some great play and slick passing. Richard Brush has been a spectator so far in goal. 1-0 at half-time.

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
45' Two minutes added on

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
43' Joseph Ndo almost scores with a backheel after getting on the end of a Rommy Boco cross.

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
37' Boco latches onto a free kick, and his headed effort is guided with the help of a slight deflection from a Glentoran player.

GOAL!

Sligo Rovers 1 - 0 Glentoran
37' - Goal - Romauld Boco puts Sligo Rovers ahead, a well deserved lead.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
35' Ross Gaynor unlucky not to score as he got on the end of a cross, but heads just wide from close range.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
32' Danny Ventre forces a save from Morris with a long range effort.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
27' A defensive mistake from Jamie McGovern lets Romauld Boco run clean through, but Elliott Morris does enough to knock it out for corner which comes to nothing.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
23' Quigley tries his luck again, but like all the team's efforts so far, it goes over.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
21' Lee Lynch has a go from just outside the box, but his shot was always rising over the bar.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
19' Despite the lack of clear cut chances, this has been a very entertaining game so far.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
13' After another great passing move, Rovers win a free-kick and from 25 yards Ross Gaynor's effort goes narrowly over the bar.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
9' There haven't been many chances since that early Quigley effort, but as you'd expect, Sligo Rovers have been playing some lovely stuff and look more likely to get a goal at the minute.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
2' A lovely move there almost results in Sligo Rovers breaking the deadlock. Lee Lynch runs from deep in midfield and lays it off for Danny Ventre who in turn gives it to Mark Quigley who lifts it over the bar.

Kick-off!

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
1' - Kick-off - And we're off

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
0' The teams are now coming out onto the pitch and we will be kicking off very shortly.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
0' Very good Glentoran crowd here for a game on a Monday evening, about 250 or so have travelled down from Belfast.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
0' Line-ups for both teams are now available.

Sligo Rovers 0 - 0 Glentoran
0' Welcome to The Showgrounds for tonight's Setanta Sports Cup clash between Sligo Rovers and Glentoran, Alan Finn here keeping you updated here. We should have both teams shortly.