Monday 23 January 2017

Season defining game in Belfast 

On Saturday next Sligo travel to Shaw's Bridge in Belfast to play Instonians in round 14 of the Ulster Bank AIL, in a game that could well define the season and indeed next season's status for both clubs. Although only scoring three victories, Sligo have no fewer than eight losing bonus points, while their points score difference is vastly superior to all teams in the bottom half of the league. Indeed if they had emerged victorious in even half of the games which they lost by four points or less they would now be comfortably positioned among the top six teams in the...