Sports Minister visits Sligo Rovers to discuss €17 million masterplan

The Minister for Sport, Catherine Martin, visited the Showgrounds on Friday to view Sligo Rovers new masterplan to redesign the Showgrounds and create a separate academy base.

The estimated cost, €17.3 million, will require a “huge element of public funding”.

So how much is the Governement willing to stump up?

Here’s what the Minister had to say to Ocean FM Sport.