Sligo is a town in County Sligo, Republic of Ireland. It is the largest town in the county and the second largest rural area in Connacht after Galway city. It is home to Sligo Rovers F.C. who play in the Eircom Premier Division and came sixth in the 2007 season. Sligo has a population of around 20,000 and has many tourist attractions. Sligo is at the end of the railway line from Dublin.