McAleer excited about Sligo switch

Sligo Rovers have signed winger Caolan McAleer from neighbours Finn Harps.

The 24-year-old Tyrone native is the first new signing made by Gerard Lyttle for the squad for 2018, and brings to 11 the number of senior players recruited for next season.

McAleer was a standout player for the Donegal side last season, but could not prevent their relegation to the First Division.

He told he was able to take positives from his debut season in the League of Ireland…

Rovers are expected to announce another new addition to the squad by the end of the week, and manager Gerard Lyttle has praised the club for backing his efforts to put a strong squad together…