Sligo now sit at the top of the Allianz National football league division four after victory over Carlow yesterday.
Tony McEntee’s side hit two first half goals through captain Niall Murphy and Sean Carrabine to give them a five point lead at the break.
If Laois beat Leitrim today, Sligo will be in second with a home tie against Leitrim on the final day.
A spot in the league final and promotion is now firmly in Sligo’s hands.
Full time score from Netwatch Cullen Park:
Carlow 0-11 Sligo 2-10 (16)