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Promising Ireland U21 and former Aston Villa midfielder links up with Derry City
# Candystripes
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# Candystripes

Promising Ireland U21 and former Aston Villa midfielder links up with Derry City

Nov 9th 2017, 6:11 PM 7,279 Views 5 Comments

Rory Hale has signed on a one-year deal from Galway United.

McDermott double seals Drogheda's drop as Candystripes close in on Europe
# Fate Sealed
From The42
# Fate Sealed

McDermott double seals Drogheda's drop as Candystripes close in on Europe

Sep 29th 2017, 9:59 PM 3,087 Views 1 Comment

The Louth club are destined for division 1 with four games still to play in the season.

Derry slump to a fourth consecutive loss and leak five goals in Bray thumping
# Greene With Envy
From The42
# Greene With Envy

Derry slump to a fourth consecutive loss and leak five goals in Bray thumping

Sep 22nd 2017, 10:53 PM 2,270 Views 3 Comments

Aaron Greene scored a brace for the guests on what was a sobering night for Kenny Shiels’ side.

Derry City striker flies to Sweden to agree personal terms as exit nears
# Departure Lounge
From The42
# Departure Lounge

Derry City striker flies to Sweden to agree personal terms as exit nears

Aug 10th 2017, 3:43 PM 6,515 Views 6 Comments

Ronan Curtis flew to Sweden today to finalise a move to Ostersunds FK, who play in the top tier of Swedish football.

'Captaining your hometown club to the league makes all those nights training in the rain and dark worthwhile'
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

'Captaining your hometown club to the league makes all those nights training in the rain and dark worthwhile'

Aug 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 12,197 Views 5 Comments

Peter Hutton reflects on his Derry City career which featured three FAI Cups and the Premier Division title in 1997, as well as making Ryan McBride club captain in 2014.

Derry tighten grip on European place with comprehensive defeat of Limerick
# Eyes On Europe
From The42
# Eyes On Europe

Derry tighten grip on European place with comprehensive defeat of Limerick

Jul 30th 2017, 7:08 PM 4,383 Views 15 Comments

The Candystripes are now just seven points behind champions Dundalk in second place.

Stellar McNamee fires Derry back into European spot as Bohs suffer third straight defeat
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Stellar McNamee fires Derry back into European spot as Bohs suffer third straight defeat

Jul 21st 2017, 9:43 PM 2,190 Views 3 Comments

Barry McNamee scored his eighth goal of the season as Derry overtake Bray Wanderers into third spot.

'I didn’t really stand out because there were a lot of boys bigger, stronger and quicker than me'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'I didn’t really stand out because there were a lot of boys bigger, stronger and quicker than me'

Jul 21st 2017, 7:15 AM 8,069 Views 1 Comment

We speak to Derry City midfielder Barry McNamee about his career to date and dealing with the loss of a friend and team-mate.

Resilient second half fightback earns St Pat's a first league win in two months
# Saints
From The42
# Saints

Resilient second half fightback earns St Pat's a first league win in two months

Jul 14th 2017, 9:44 PM 3,683 Views 8 Comments

Liam Buckley’s side rise out of the relegation zone and into ninth place with just a third home win this season.

‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us'
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us'

Jun 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 11,164 Views 2 Comments

Ger Doherty discusses Derry City’s aspirations in Europe and his role as club captain since the tragic passing of Ryan McBride.

Late drama as Bray snatch victory over Derry and reclaim third spot in the table
# Seaside Resort
From The42
# Seaside Resort

Late drama as Bray snatch victory over Derry and reclaim third spot in the table

Jun 16th 2017, 10:29 PM 2,147 Views 5 Comments

Tim Clancy was the hero for the hosts – just as he was when the sides last faced each other.

Candystripes's unbeaten run extends to double-figures as they head into midseason break in third
# Streak
From The42
# Streak

Candystripes's unbeaten run extends to double-figures as they head into midseason break in third

Jun 2nd 2017, 10:59 PM 2,503 Views 1 Comment

Ronan Curtis scored a terrific free-kick while Nathan Boyle added a second for the hosts.

Candystripes extend unbeaten run to nine but still can't edge past the Drogs
# Stalemate
From The42
# Stalemate

Candystripes extend unbeaten run to nine but still can't edge past the Drogs

May 26th 2017, 10:47 PM 1,979 Views 3 Comments

It was Drogheda’s second scoreless draw at United Park in four days.

Elastic Banda: Substitute proves crucial as Harps take bragging rights in derby with Derry
# Northern Soul
From The42
# Northern Soul

Elastic Banda: Substitute proves crucial as Harps take bragging rights in derby with Derry

Apr 14th 2017, 10:11 PM 3,350 Views 3 Comments

The attacker came off the bench early in the first-half and grabbed the opening goal.

After a magnificent late comeback, Derry pipped by Bray thanks to last-gasp Clancy winner
# Bitter Ending
From The42
# Bitter Ending

After a magnificent late comeback, Derry pipped by Bray thanks to last-gasp Clancy winner

Mar 31st 2017, 10:59 PM 4,554 Views 1 Comment

It was a highly-charged atmosphere in Buncrana as Derry played for the first time since Ryan McBride’s passing.

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica

Mar 22nd 2017, 7:10 AM 19,614 Views 4 Comments

McGuinness was called to assist Derry City officials hours before a huge European Cup clash.

10-man Derry claim big win in Tallaght as Rovers frustrated
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

10-man Derry claim big win in Tallaght as Rovers frustrated

Mar 10th 2017, 11:18 PM 3,768 Views 7 Comments

Derry captain Ryan McBride scored the crucial goal.

10-man Longford made to suffer in Derry
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

10-man Longford made to suffer in Derry

Jul 15th 2016, 10:04 PM 3,218 Views 0 Comments

The visitors were fortunate to only concede four at the Brandywell.

Boyle pounces to teach Youths harsh defensive lesson
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Boyle pounces to teach Youths harsh defensive lesson

Jun 24th 2016, 10:30 PM 2,424 Views 0 Comments

Boyle took advantage of a defensive mix-up when a high ball was hoisted in to the Wexofrd area.

Houston rescues a share of the spoils for Finn Harps in north-west derby
# Point Apiece
From The42
# Point Apiece

Houston rescues a share of the spoils for Finn Harps in north-west derby

May 10th 2016, 10:34 PM 3,554 Views 3 Comments

Derry had to settle for a 2-2 draw at the Brandywell this evening.

Red sky and red faces as Pat's succumb to 5th league defeat of the season against Derry
# Saints Become Sinners
From The42
# Saints Become Sinners

Red sky and red faces as Pat's succumb to 5th league defeat of the season against Derry

May 6th 2016, 10:30 PM 3,160 Views 0 Comments

Barry McNamee grabbed the only goal of the game shortly after the hour mark at Richmond Park.

9 games unbeaten for high-flying Derry as Patterson scores again
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

9 games unbeaten for high-flying Derry as Patterson scores again

Apr 22nd 2016, 10:26 PM 2,831 Views 1 Comment

It was the Candystripes’ seventh win in nine matches and their fifth home victory of the campaign.

Derry City go top after comprehensive win over Shamrock Rovers
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Derry City go top after comprehensive win over Shamrock Rovers

Apr 8th 2016, 10:05 PM 3,720 Views 1 Comment

Rovers failed to register a single shot on target tonight at the Brandywell.

Red sky, red cards and a litany of bookings as early pace-setters share the spoils in Dundalk
# Plenty Of Needle
From The42
# Plenty Of Needle

Red sky, red cards and a litany of bookings as early pace-setters share the spoils in Dundalk

Apr 1st 2016, 10:10 PM 4,117 Views 3 Comments

The Lilywhites were held by the Candystripes in an ill-tempered clash at Oriel Park.

Mark Farren remembered as 10-man Cork slip up against the Candystripes
# Club Legend
From The42
# Club Legend

Mark Farren remembered as 10-man Cork slip up against the Candystripes

Mar 11th 2016, 10:11 PM 4,827 Views 7 Comments

Ronan Curtis scored the only goal of the game while Greg Bolger was handed his marching orders at the Brandywell.

We'll Leave It There So: Irish football loses Mark Farren
# Wednesday
From The42
# Wednesday

We'll Leave It There So: Irish football loses Mark Farren

Feb 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 10,645 Views 1 Comment

The 33-year-old Derry City legend died after a battle with cancer.

Longford finish season with a flourish at home to Derry
# Mid-table Midlanders
From The42
# Mid-table Midlanders

Longford finish season with a flourish at home to Derry

Oct 30th 2015, 9:59 PM 1,944 Views 2 Comments

Tonight was the third successive game that the Town managed to score three goals.

Peter Hutton and Derry City have parted ways, the club announce
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

Peter Hutton and Derry City have parted ways, the club announce

Sep 15th 2015, 8:55 PM 2,574 Views 4 Comments

The Candystripes were dumped out of the cup last night.

Forrester's exit looms as Saints suffer disappointing loss to Derry
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Forrester's exit looms as Saints suffer disappointing loss to Derry

Aug 29th 2015, 9:15 AM 4,689 Views 0 Comments

Ciaran O’Connor scored the decisive goal in a 1-0 win for the visitors at Richmond Park.

Timlin on the double as rampant Derry enjoy trip to Galway
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Timlin on the double as rampant Derry enjoy trip to Galway

Aug 8th 2015, 9:56 AM 2,744 Views 1 Comment

The Tribesemen were well beaten by the visitors tonight.

Brandywell faithful celebrate after 2 months without a goal and 12 games without a win
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Brandywell faithful celebrate after 2 months without a goal and 12 games without a win

Jul 31st 2015, 10:23 PM 3,605 Views 2 Comments

Longford Town caught Derry on a bad night.

Unstoppable Timlin free-kick earns a point for Derry in Drogheda
# Drog Draw
From The42
# Drog Draw

Unstoppable Timlin free-kick earns a point for Derry in Drogheda

Jun 13th 2015, 8:13 AM 2,779 Views 0 Comments

Adam Whelan banged in his first Drogheda goal to level the tie after half-time.

5 goals and 2 red cards as Hoops close the gap with comfortable win
# Moving On Up
From The42
# Moving On Up

5 goals and 2 red cards as Hoops close the gap with comfortable win

Jun 9th 2015, 8:45 AM 4,498 Views 3 Comments

Shamrock Rovers remain unbeaten this season after getting the better of Derry City at Tallaght Stadium.

There was hardly anyone in Jackman Park tonight to watch Limerick v Derry City
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

There was hardly anyone in Jackman Park tonight to watch Limerick v Derry City

Apr 20th 2015, 10:14 PM 7,280 Views 5 Comments

Goals from Barry McNamee and Mark Timlin secured the three points for Peter Hutton’s men.

Derry come from behind to take all three points in Galway
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

Derry come from behind to take all three points in Galway

Mar 7th 2015, 9:00 AM 3,415 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Curran’s late goal snatched the win for the Candystripes.

'I didn't want to go into pre-season not knowing where I'd end it' - Patterson quits Derry
# Parting Ways
From The42
# Parting Ways

'I didn't want to go into pre-season not knowing where I'd end it' - Patterson quits Derry

Jan 15th 2015, 6:24 PM 4,651 Views 1 Comment

One of the Premier Division’s best goalscorers is a free agent after cutting ties with the Candystripes.

Students end miserable run and secure a potentially critical win in Derry
# At Last
From The42
# At Last

Students end miserable run and secure a potentially critical win in Derry

Oct 17th 2014, 10:41 PM 2,136 Views 1 Comment

Mark Langtry’s thumping strike proved the difference between the sides at the Brandywell.

McEleney pulls the strings as Derry City see off Sligo
# Candystripes
From The42
# Candystripes

McEleney pulls the strings as Derry City see off Sligo

Sep 5th 2014, 10:47 PM 1,692 Views 1 Comment

Though he did miss a first-half penalty.

Defensive error proves costly as Derry beaten in Europe
# Qualifier
From The42
# Qualifier

Defensive error proves costly as Derry beaten in Europe

Jul 17th 2014, 10:25 PM 5,716 Views 4 Comments

The Candystripes lost 1-0 to Belarusian club Shakhytor Soligorsk at the Brandywell tonight.