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Former Derry Star On Rory Gallagher Managerial Ticket

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Rory Gallagher has been appointed manager of the Derry senior football side just two months after stepping down from his native Fermanagh. Gallagher’s management team will include Ciaran Meenagh and Enda Muldoon, the former Derry All-Star who won an All-Ireland with his club Ballinderry. Gallagher spent the last two seasons in charge of Fermanagh where he guided the Erne County …

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Damian McErlain Steps Down From Derry Job After Two Years

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Derry are on the hunt for a new senior football boss after Damian McErlain stepped down from his role citing ‘personal circumstances’ as the reason.  McErlain had just completed the second of a three-year term and was expected to continue on for one more season, however, he released a statement today confirming that he will be leaving the post. Derry …

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BOI Celtic Challenge Round-Up: Group H Off To A Flying Start

The 2019 Bank Of Ireland Celtic Challenge got underway this weekend, with three cracking games in Group H opening the proceedings as Derry, Down and Armagh all picked up hard-fought victories. Read our full round-up of the games below. _____ Derry Edge Out Tyrone In Cracking Owenbeg Opener Derry 3-15 – 3-12 Tyrone Derry edged this thrilling Group H opener …

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Allianz Football League: Key Talking Points In Round Six

The penultimate round of the Allianz Football League talks place throughout today with a bumper 16 game fixture list to sink our teeth into. So far, the only confirmed league final we have is that between Leitrim and Derry in Division 4 with the two sides coming face-to-face today in Celtic Park, Derry. Mayo travel to Tralee looking to get …

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Mark Lynch Brings Curtain Down On 15-Year Inter-County Career

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Derry stalwart Mark Lynch has retired from inter-county duty after 15 years with the Oak Leaf footballers it was confirmed today.  Lynch cited family and work commitments for his departure and admitted to being heartbroken at having made the decision to bring the curtain down on his illustrious Oak Leaf career. The Banagher man was a highly touted youngster and …

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GAA’s Fixture List For Business End Of Club Championships Facilitates Slaughneil’s Dual Success

The remarkable tale of Slaughtneil continues on into 2018 with the club in pursuit of AIB GAA Senior Club All-Ireland success in both hurling and football.  The Derry club are still in the hunt for glory in both codes after incredibly winning the county and Ulster championships back-to-back in both codes. It is quite simply a sensational journey this club …

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We Will See An Unfamiliar Team In The U-21 All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Final This Year

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One unique beauty of the u-21 inter-county championship is that it’s a complete knockout competition, and once you’re beaten, there’s no coming back.  That will be the case for the Antrim u-21 hurlers, as Derry achieved an unfamiliar result in the Ulster u-21 hurling championship yesterday evening after overcoming the Saffrons by two points in the semi-final. The result meant that …

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Watch: TG4’s Live Stream Of The U-21 Ulster Football Championship Final Between Derry & Donegal

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In what is quickly becoming a common occurrence in the world of sports broadcasting, TG4 will be live streaming the EirGrid Under-21 Ulster Football Championship final via YouTube on Monday night.  The broadcast, which begins at 7:55pm, features the clash of this year’s two top under-21 sides in Ulster, Donegal and Derry. The two counties will square off at 8pm …

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Slaughtneil’s Fixture Change Approved Thanks To Cuala

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Today, Ulster champions Slaughtneil were handed a boost ahead of their All-Ireland semi-finals as their fixture change was approved by the GAA’s Central Competitions Control Committee in Croke Park, Dublin. Derry and Ulster champions, Slaughtneil, have been granted a change of date to their previously congested fixture list. The All-Ireland Club Senior Hurling Championship semi-final will now be played on February 24 …

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GAA: Five Of The Most Underrated Gaelic Footballers

With no All-Stars between them, here we give you five of the most underrated Gaelic footballers in today’s game. The likes of Conor Sweeney, Peter Acheson and Gary Brennan in particular would have potentially made this list but for the recognition they have received this year. Brendan Murphy (Carlow) Brendan Murphy is the main shining light for Carlow’s football team. Over …

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Tipperary Star Furious With Disrespectful Brolly and O’Rourke

Tipperary senior football star Alan Moloney is furious with the manner in which Joe Brolly and Colm O’Rourke described the Munster final at half-time on the Sunday Game. Speaking to the Irish Independent, Moloney admitted to being furious with the manner of Brolly and O’Rourke’s behaviour and assessment of the first-half of the Munster final. “When I sat down to …

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