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BOXING: Sean McGlinchey throws hat in ring for Last Man Standing

DERRY middleweight, Sean McGlinchey has thrown his hat into the ring for the upcoming ‘Last Man Standing’ professional boxing tournament at Dublin’s National Stadium next March.

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James McClean (left) and Jason Smyth.

Who will win the 2017 RTÉ Sport Awards Sportsperson of the Year?

Derry's James McClean and Jason Smyth are both in the running to be crowned the 2017 RTÉ Sport Awards Sportsperson of the Year on Saturday evening.

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Darron Gibson

Derry's Darron Gibson hoping new manager and new style of play can turn his Sunderland career around

After a difficult first year on Wearside, to put it mildly, Derry man Darron Gibson hopes that some promising displays under new boss Chris Coleman can prove to be the beginning of a revival for both himself and the club.

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James McClean.

James McClean admits he 'would give anything' to play for Celtic

Derry born footballer, James McClean, has admitted he "would give anything" to play for Celtic.

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Katie Taylor celebrates victory over Jessica McCaskill during the WBA Lightweight World Championship bout at York Hall, London.

BOXING: Katie Taylor is ‘an inspiration’ for Derry’s female boxers

ST Joseph’s ABC secretary, Sandra Duffy has hailed Irish boxer, Katie Taylor as an ‘inspiration’ to young boxers in Derry and across Ireland.

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The Donegal-Derry Vipers pictured  in a previous clash against the Craigavon Cowboys in Portadown. (picture by Dean Cullen)

Donegal-Derry Vipers in cautious welcome for movement on border

The chairman of the Donegal-Derry Vipers has welcomed a firm commitment from all sides that there will be no hard border in Ireland post-Brexit.

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Derry City manager Kenny Shiels with Rory Patterson, who will take up a player/coach role for the 2018 season.

DERRY CITY: Rory Patterson appointed first team player/coach at City

EXPERIENCED striker, Rory Patterson believes his recent appointment as Derry City first team coach won’t affect his performances on the pitch next season!

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Ronan Curtis thinks of what could've been as Arsenal are paired with the Swedish club he came so close to joining in the summer.

EUROPA LEAGUE: Östersund target Ronan Curtis blown away by Arsenal draw

ARSENAL fan, Ronan Curtis admits yesterday’s UEFA Europa League draw ‘blew his mind’ when he saw the ‘Gunners’ paired with the Swedish club he came so close to joining last August.

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Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers

Celtic: What Hoops fans should know about Zenit St Petersburg

Everything you need to know about the Russian side who will face the Scottish champions in the last 32 of the Europa League following Monday’s draw.

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County Secretary Danny Scullion.

DERRY GAA: Scullion warns All County League changes are inevitable

County secretary Danny Scullion has warned changes to the GAA club calendar brought forward at Congress earlier this year makes a restructuring of the current Derry All County League set-up inevitable.

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WATCH: Daryl Gurney answers Lisneal College’s call for help

DARTS STAR, Daryl Gurney was delighted to return to his old stomping ground at Lisneal College on Friday as he generously answered a call for help from the Waterside school.

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Tyrone Ladies manager Gerry Moane. (Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile).

TYRONE GAA: Moane Set For Extended Term

Gerry Moane is set for a third season in his second term in charge of the Tyrone Senior ladies after his reappointment alongside an enhanced backroom team was ratified by the county committee.

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Limavady United player manager Paul Owens.

IRISH LEAGUE: United boss fuming after heavy loss to Championship leaders

Limavady United player/manager Paul Owens: “Disappointing result and performance isn’t even close to how I feel after the game, I told the boys that I’m embarrassed, we can look for excuses and I don’t know if it’s a soft centre but this has been coming.

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Ballyclare Comrades Adam Gray (red) scored a brace at Limavady United.

IRISH LEAGUE: Comrades easily see off United

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Derry City players Rory Patterson, Caoimhe Logue and Ronan Curtis pictured in the club's new 2018 away kit, which goes on sale in Emporium on Saturday.

DERRY CITY: Sides green with envy as City unveiled new kit

It has a been a busy few months for the group assisting with Derry City’s merchandise, with the release of the club’s new 2018 kit design this week - the most high profile signing of the club’s new range of adidas merchandise.

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Derry middleweight, Connor 'The Kid' Coyle has ruled himself out of the lucrative Last Man Standing tournament in Dublin.

BOXING: ‘Ireland? I want to be best in world!’ - insists Connor Coyle

CONNOR Coyle has ruled himself out of the lucrative ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament, claiming he doesn’t want to deviate from his plan to become the best middleweight on the planet!

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City of Derry coach Richard McCarter. DER3816-103KM

RUGBY UNION: McCarter expects better City of Derry display

After suffering a heavy 51-6 defeat to Dungannon at home, City of Derry have the unenviable task of reversing the fixture to Stevenson Park on Saturday (KO 2.30pm).

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The Billy Coleman Award for the Young Rally Driver of the Year, supported by Sport Ireland, was won by 23-year-old Callum Devine,(left) from Derry and The Sexton Trophy for Young Racing Driver of the Year was awarded to 17-year-old Jordan Dempsey, from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.

MOTORSPORT: Devine named Young Rally Driver of Year 2017

Claudy star Callum Devine has claimed a €50,000 jackpot after lifting The Billy Coleman Award for the Young Rally Driver of the Year at  the Beta Tools Motorsport Ireland Awards Ceremony in Dublin.

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Club officials, parents and members of Brian Og's, Steelstown, pictured during  a GAA event in the Guildhall Square back in 2015. DER3815MC012

GAA Award for Brian Og’s

SDLP Councillor Angela Dobbins has congratulated Steelstown ‘Brian Og’ GAC following their success at an award ceremony.

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Former Dundalk and Derry City playmaker, Patrick McEleney has entered talks with a top MLS side.

MLS club enter race for Derry City target Patrick McEleney

A TOP Major League Soccer club has joined the battle to sign in-demand playmaker, Patrick McEleney.

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