The fixtures for the 2019 SSE Airtricity League season have been released.
Derry begin the campaign at home to newly promoted First Division champions, UCD on Friday 15th February.
Our first away trip of the season will be to Tallaght Stadium to face Shamrock Rovers on Friday 22nd February.
Each team will play 36 games in the league this season, continuing on from last season’s new 10-team format and this year’s mid-season break occurs between Saturday 15th June and Thursday 27th June.
FAI Competitions Director Fran Gavin spoke to www.sseairtricityleague.ie:
“We’ve made a few changes to the fixture list based on feedback from the clubs and other stakeholders. We’ve switched one midweek round of fixtures from before the mid-season break to after”
“Also, all Premier Division clubs will now come into the EA SPORTS Cup at the second round stage and there has also been an adjustment to the play-off dates.”
The Candystripes will finish their league campaign at home against local rivals Finn Harps on Friday 25th October.
The Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup final will be played on Sunday 3rd November and the EA SPORTS Cup final will be played on Saturday 14th September.
Browse the full fixture list below or at this link.