It’s four years to the day that Derry City F.C. lifted the FAI Cup in the Aviva Stadium, Dublin.
Derry beat St. Patrick’s Athletic 3-2 with Rory Patterson’s goal in extra time the difference between the two sides.
Scottish defender, Stewart Greacen, also scored for Derry that day and Kevin Deery, who now manages Institute F.C. lifted the cup.
Declan Devine was the manager who led Derry to cup success in 2012.
From the squad that were involved in the 2012 FAI Cup Final only four players remain at Brandywell, Gerard Doherty, Ryan McBride, Barry McNamee and Rory Patterson. Derry City:
Derry City squad FAI Cup Final 2012 - Gerard Doherty; Shane McEleney; Dermot McCaffrey; Simon Madden; Stewart Greacen; Barry Molloy; Barry McNamee; Stephen McLaughlin; Patrick McEleney; Kevin Deery; David McDaid
Substitutes: Ryan McBride; Rory Patterson; Ruaidhri Higgins; Eugene Ferry; Mark Farren; Marc Brolly; Caoimhinn Bonner.