Sligo Rovers beat Athlone in pre-season friendly

Liam Buckley’s Sligo Rovers enjoyed a 3-0 win away to Athlone Town on Tuesday night in their opening pre-season friendly of 2021.

Goals from new signing Jordan Gibson, defender John Mahon and academy player Johnny Kenny (Jnr) eased Rovers to victory in a useful workout.

The Rovers team for the game was as follows:

Rovers next friendly is against north west neighbours Finn Harps this Sunday at the Showgrounds.

The game will be played behind closed doors.