Wanderers next up at the Brandywell

In their penultimate game before the mid-season break Derry City face Bray Wanderers tomorrow at the Brandywell (KO 5pm). Boss Kenny Shiels is expecting a tough encounter against the Seagulls, as he feels they have improved since the last time they met in March, when goals from Aaron Barry and Rory Patterson (2) ensured City claimed […]

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Pair doubtful for United Park encounter

Duo Ryan McBride and Rory Patterson are doubtful for tomorrow night’s Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup second round replay, at Drogheda United (KO 7.45pm). Boss Kenny Shiels confirmed that the pair received extra treatment this evening with Physio Michael Hegarty and he’s hopeful they will make it. “Ryan is a major doubt with a groin injury, […]

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DC U17

Teenagers flying high

Derry City U19 & U17 sides are flying high in their respective League of Ireland leagues. John Quigg and Ronan O’Donnell’s Under 19 side are sitting top of the table of the Northern Section, having secured 22 points from their opening nine games. In fact on Saturday they defeated Drogheda United U19’s 2-1 at the […]

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FAI Cup campaign starts tonight

Derry City face Drogheda United in the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup second round tonight (KO 7.45pm). The Brandywell men have won the FAI Cup five times and they were last in the show-piece final two years ago when St Patrick’s Athletic defeated them at the Aviva Stadium. Boss Kenny Shiels is expecting a tough encounter this […]

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Barry McNamee

McNamee fires City to second

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Derry City 1 Barry McNamee fired home just after the hour mark to return Derry to second spot in the Airtricity Premier Division and see City round out the first series of games with 23 points. City’s preparations were hampered when Dean Jarvis was injured in the warm up, Patrick McClean […]

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Shiels: “We didn’t turn up”

Speaking to the media in the aftermath of tonight’s game, the City boss accepted that his side didn’t deserve much from the game. “It was disappointing, we didn’t to to play anywhere near the way we have been.   The support was disappointed and I was too” “We have to revisit tonight’s performance it, repair […]

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Sluggish City stun by Sligo

Derry City 0 Sligo Rovers 2 Image Credit:  Kevin Morrison Sligo extracted a speedy revenge for their two nil defeat in the Brandywell ten days ago, turning the tables on the Candystripes to take all three points.  The well deserved victory consigned City to their first home defeat of the season and left Kenny Shiels […]

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