Tales from the training camp

A few weeks ago members of the media attended City’s pre-season training camp.  Today on RTÉ’s Saturday Sport, listen to Adrian Eames piece on his day at the Vale Centre.  As well as partaking in drills, Adrian took time out to speak to players and staff alike about the build up to the 2014 season. [...]

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Another fixture falls

It may be Valentine’s Day, but there is little love in the air for City fans at the moment and we are sorry to announce that the proposed game against the Derry and District Select has been called off.  The game, due to take place this Sunday, has now been called off and re-fixed for [...]

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City awarded U-19 Northern Division title

Derry’s U19 side have been awarded the Northern Division U-19 title as they were retrospectively awarded three points from the final game of the season against Finn Harps.  The Ballybofey side were found to have fielded an ineligible player in the fixture, which ended 1-1, and the victory has been awarded to the Candystripes. The [...]

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City get bye in EA Sports Cup

The draw for the First Round of the 2014 EA Sports Cup was made today by the FAI National League Executive Committee.  The good news for City fans is that the Candystripes have been granted a bye until the next round. The 2014 competition will be played on a knockout basis and is divided into four regionalized [...]

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Roddy adds Elebert

David Elebert has become manager Roddy Collins’ latest signing at the Brandywell. Elebert, who spent last season at Shamrock Rovers, becomes Roddy’s seventh signing since taking the reigns at Derry City. The 27 year old Dubliner started his playing career at Preston North End before he moved onto Hamilton Academical in Scotland.

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Glens game falls foul to weather

Derry City v Glentoran, Postponed. The North West woke to a covering of snow this morning and after further snow showers this afternoon, tonight’s game against Glentoran has fallen victim to the weather conditions. Despite the heavy rainfall and recent mild conditions, snow continues to lie on the ground.  With the forecast predicting further snow [...]

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Glens to visit as City continue preparation

Derry City v Glentoran, Brandywell, 7.45pm Derry City welcome Eddie Patterson’s Glentoran side to the Brandywell tomorrow night as part of their pre-season campaign.  However the game will also serve as a fundraiser for City’s top goalscorer, Mark Farren, who has recently announced his retirement from football.

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Ticketing information for Treble Anniversary Dinner

Derry City are delighted to announce further details of the upcoming dinner to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the historic “Treble” season of 1988-89.  The night serves to commemorate the famous players that wore the Candystripes in the season when the FAI Premier Divison, FAI Cup and League Cup all returned to Foyleside.

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Byrne on the mark as City step up

Cliftonville 0 Derry City 2 Goals in the second half from Cliff Byrne and Rory Patterson ensured City followed up Tuesday’s victory over Institute with a win over Tommy Breslin’s side.  City will see seem room to improve in their performance and they certainly could have tagged on another goal or two to the tally [...]

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City up and running with Kee victory

Institute 0 Derry City 4 (Patterson, McBride, Curran, Barry) Derry got their pre-season campaign up and running this evening with a comfortable victory on the night over near neighbours Institute.  The Candystripes, rarely troubled, scored twice in either half and eased their way to the victory amongst challenging conditions.

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