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DERRY GAA: Derry’s fate in Oaks hands ahead of Sligo trip

It comes down to one match on Sunday in Sligo.

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Dave Mackey representing Shelbourne, League of Ireland Championship 25 January 1987;, First Division, Shelbourne v Derry City, Harolds Cross Stadium, Dublin. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE

‘I’m sure there’s good times ahead for Derry City’ - says Dave Mackey

BRAY BOSS, Dave Mackey was hugely impressed with the newly refurbished Brandywell Stadium and the absence of the famous slope, but noted nothing had changed as regards Derry City’s inherent attacking style.

Aaron McEneff celebrates after his cheeky 'Panenka' penalty puts Derry City 3-0 ahead against Bray at Brandywell.

Brandywell Roar making the difference for rejuvenated Derry City - Aaron McEneff

AARON McENEFF described how the vociferous Brandywell roar has inspired Derry City to two five-star showings as Kenny Shiels’ troops turned on the style on their long awaited return home to Brandywell Stadium last week.

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The aftermath of the collision involving Darron Gibson in Dovedale Road, Sunderland.

Ex-coach urges troubled Sunderland star Darron Gibson to seek help

DARRON GIBSON’s former youth coach has urged the troubled Sunderland star to seek help after he was suspended by the Championship club following a drink-driving charge last weekend


IN PICTURES: St Columb’s College celebrate Schools’ Cup success

St Columb’s College won the Danske Bank Schools’ Cup courtesy of a last-gasp extra-time winner against St Patrick’s at Seaview.


VIDEO: Watch Derry City fans pay tribute to the late Ryan McBride on his first anniversary

DERRY CITY past players and supporters paid tributes to former skipper, Ryan McBride at the Brandywell Stadium on Friday night, 12 months on from his tragic death.

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IN PICTURES: Brandywell pride - remembering Derry City captain Ryan McBride

One year on from his untimely passing, we look back at memories of Ryan McBride in action for his beloved Derry City and tributes to him after his death at the age of 27.

Derry man, Shane Duffy picked up the top award at the Three FAI International Awards in Dublin.

Shane Duffy pips good friend James McClean to FAI Player of the Year gong

DDERRY'S Shane Duffy has been named the FAI 'Player of the Year' for 2017 for a string of outstanding performances in Republic of Ireland's FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign.
Ireland's Andrew Balbirnie punches the air as he reaches his century against Scotland

CRICKET: Balbirnie century keeps Ireland's World Cup hopes alive

Andrew Balbirnie’s fourth international century helped Ireland keep alive their World Cup qualification hopes with a 25-run win against Scotland in Harare.


DERRY GAA: Derry take major step toward safety with Wexford win

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Derry City boss, Kenny Shiels was delighted with the panache and flair his side showed in the 5-1 victory over Bray.

DERRY CITY: 'I wish we could play Dundalk' - says Kenny Shiels

KENNY SHIELS wishes his in-form Derry City side could play Dundalk next Monday night such is the confidence in the camp after netting 10 goals in two fixtures at Brandywell Stadium this week.

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Derry City's Aaron McEneff celebrates with fellow goalscorer, Ronan Curtis as the Candy Stripes romped to a 5-1 win over Bray.

DERRY CITY: Five star show from 10 man Derry City at Brandywell

Derry City 5, Bray Wanderers 1
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Gavin Peers of Derry City speaks with physio Michael Hegarty as he is substituted due to an injury during the preseason friendly match against Sheriff YC in Janurary, is nearing a return to action.

DERRY CITY: Kenny Shiels hoping for another Brandywell victory

KENNY Shiels has dismissed suggestions Bray Wanderers are not the force they were last season and is bracing himself for a backlash from a Seagulls team desperate to stop the rut.

Former Dunfermline frontman, David Hopkirk is looking forward to his Derry City debut after injury nightmare.

DERRY CITY: David Hopkirk hoping to get first taste of League of Ireland action

DAVID Hopkirk is hoping for his first taste of League of Ireland action at Brandywell Stadium tonight after a frustrating start to life at Derry City.

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Eamon Deane with Oakleaf coaches Eamon McCauley and Christy Doherty ahead of tonight's international boxing show at the Maldron Hotel.

BOXING: International boxing returns to Derry tonight

INTERNATIONAL boxing returns to the city this evening when Oakleaf Amateur Boxing Club entertain a top class Canadian team, St Catherine’s from Ontario at the Maldron Hotel.

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New Ardmore signing Steve Lazars in action.

NW CRICKET: Ardmore capture former Ballymena overseas player

Former Ballymena overseas player Steve Lazars has joined Ardmore ahead of the new North West cricket season after spending 2017 on the north coast with Coleraine.

The City of Derry Masters Quad during last week's Head of the Erne race in Enniskillen.

Derry Masters win at Erne Head of the River

City of Derry rowers picked up two winners class pennants after an excellent afternoon's work at last week's Erne Head of the River competition.

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DERRY CITY: St Pat's will be first televised game from new Brandywell

Derry City's Airtricity League Premier Division meeting with St Patrick's Athletic on Friday, March 30th will be the first televised game from the new Brandywell stadium it has been announced.

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Football rumour mill: | Southampton to appoint Mark Hughes as new manager today | Man City unlikely to move for Shakhtar Donetsk's midfielder Fred | Everton will attempt to sign Jack Wilshere on free transfer

Manchester City are unlikely to make a move for Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian midfielder Fred - but he remains a target for Manchester United. (The Times)


WATCH: Hat-trick hero Ronan Hale pays tribute to Derry City fans

HAT-TRICK hero Ronan Hale paid tribute to the Derry City support for bringing the best out of him as the Candy Stripes marked their return to Brandywell Stadium in some style on Monday night.
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