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DERRY CITY: City slump to defeat in Sligo

Sligo Rovers 2, Derry City 1
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Derry City boss, Kenny Shiels feels more should be done about players diving in the League of Ireland.

DERRY CITY: Kenny Shiels calls on FAI to clamp down on diving

KENNY SHIELS has called on the FAI to take a hard stance against players who dive and has called on referees to enforce the appropriate punishments.
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Derry City boss, Kenny Shiels will be hugely disappointed with his side's start to the 2018 campaign.

DERRY CITY: Waterford come from behind to clinch opening day win at RSC

Waterford 2, Derry City 1

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Mark Farren pictured wearing the now retired No. 18 jersey for Derry City F.C.

Mark Farren’s ‘proud’ parents say their son’s spirit will live on at Brandywell

AN emotional Kathleen Farren felt a surge of pride as she sat for the first time in the new stand at Brandywell Stadium named in honour of her late son, two years on from his untimely passing.

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The new Mark Farren stand at Brandywell Stadium.  DER0618GS020

First match at Brandywell will be ‘worth the wait’ - insists Shiels

KENNY Shiels insists the first game at the new Brandywell Stadium will be ‘worth the wait’ after it was announced Derry City’s first scheduled home match against Sligo Rovers has been switched to the Showgrounds on February 24th.

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The new Mark Farren Stand at Brandywell Stadium.

Derry City's first home fixture of 2018 season at Brandywell switched to Sligo

DERRY CITY has confirmed it has switched its first scheduled home fixture of the 2018 Airtricity Premier Division season to the Sligo Showgrounds due to delays with the redeveloped Brandywell Stadium.
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West Bromwich Albion's James McClean.

James McClean vows to fight for his place at West Brom

JAMES McCLEAN has vowed to remain ‘110 per cent’ committed to West Brom this season but admits he would be open to a summer move should he fail to force his way into Alan Pardew’s plans.

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Derry City's talented defender, Eoin Toal pictured captaining Northern Ireland U19s during last summer's SuperCupNI Challenge Cup match against Man United.

Derry City’s Eoin Toal can be as good as Jonny Evans - Shiels

KENNY SHIELS believes Derry City teenager Eoin Toal has the potential to emulate former Manchester United and Northern Ireland defender, Jonny Evans.

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Jordan McEneff (Arsenal) pictured playing against Luton Town U18s at London Colney during a pre-season friendly before injury struck. Picture  by David Price (Arsenal Football Club).

Jordan McEneff relishing Arsenal return after untimely injury

ARSENAL Football Club’s highly rated Academy prospect, Jordan McEneff is relishing being back on the football pitch after experiencing the lonely daily grind of recovery and rehabilitation.

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Armin Aganovic, playing for Galway United at the Brandywell in 2016 against Rory Patterson, is delighted to be back playing his football in the League of Ireland.

Swedish defender Armin Aganovic feels at home with Derry City

ARMIN AGANOVIC believes he’s arrived at Derry City at the perfect time in his career as he prepares for his second season in League of Ireland football.

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Jonathan McMurray celebrates drawing Ballymena level in the first half.

IRISH LEAGUE: McKinney salvages a point for Ballymena against 10 man Linfield

Ballymena United 2, Linfield 2
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Scottish midfielder, Nicky Low, pictured playing for Derry City against Sligo's Daniel Kearns last season, has returned to Brandywell on a short term loan deal.

DERRY CITY: ‘It’s good to be back’ - Nicky Low completes return to City

NICKY LOW promised Derry City supporters they haven’t seen the best of him as the Scottish midfielder looks forward to donning the red and white ‘Candy Stripes’ in the 2018 Airtricity Premier Division campaign.

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Joel Cooper celebrates a goal for Glenavon. Pic by Pacemaker.

Simon Collins: Class act Joel Cooper a quality addition for Linfield

Gifted Glenvon winger Joel Cooper looks set to secure a move to Linfield in the summer in what would be a major coup for Blues boss, David Healy.

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A general view of a black armband and match jersey, with the number 5 in honour of former Derry City captain Ryan McBride.

Derry City to join Brandywell Stadium name change discussions

DERRY CITY Football Club has agreed to meet members of the Ryan McBride Foundation next Monday to discuss proposals to rename the Brandywell Stadium after the club’s late, inspirational captain.

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Ireland winger, James McClean has spoken out in defence of his West Brom teammate, Jay Rodriguez who has been accused of racism.

James McClean leaps to defence of West Brom teammate amid racism row

DERRY man, James McClean has leaped to the defence of his West Brom teammate, Jay Rodriguez who has been accused of racism.

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Portadown manager, Niall Currie was far from happy with his side's display at Limavady but the draw secured the Shamrock Park club's place in the top six of the Bluefin Championship One.

FOOTBALL: Stunning Peter Duffin volley clinches top six place for Portadown

Limavady United 1, Portadown 1

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Eamonn O'Kane celebrates his victory in the 2012'Betfair Prizefighter Irish Middleweights competition at The King's Hall, Belfast.

BOXING: Prizefighter’s King Kane warns Sean McGlinchey to play it smart!

PRIZEFIGHTER King’ Eamonn O’Kane believes Sean McGlinchey must ‘play it smart’ when preparing for Ireland’s inaugural ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament at Dublin’s National Stadium on March 3rd.

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Sean McGlinchey is excited about fighting on the Last Man Standing tournament in Dublin next March.

BOXING: ‘I’ll be the Last Man Standing’ - insists Sean McGlinchey

DERRY middleweight, Sean McGlinchey believes participating in the exciting ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament was too good an opportunity to miss.

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The new synthentic pitch is expected to be completed at Brandywell Stadium this week.

Kenny Shiels confident Derry City can adapt to new 3G surface

BRANDYWELL Stadium’s new synthetic pitch is expected to be fully installed this week and Derry City boss, Kenny Shiels is confident his players will adapt to the new surface immediately.

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Crusaders Billy Joe Burns in action with Maiden City's James McClay.

IRISH CUP: Crusaders see off plucky Maiden City at Seaview

Crusaders 2, Maiden City 0

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