Patrick McEleney of Derry City takes on Shamrock Rovers pair Maxime Blanchard and Patrick Cregg during the Premier Division game at the Brandywell. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho.

Derry City 1 Shamrock Rovers 0 Paul Hegarty cut a very happy figure following this slender victory at the Brandywell last night. The new Derry City bo(...)

Ross Gaynor  celebrates after opening the scoring for Cork City in their FAI Cup quarter-final replay against Derry City at Turner’s Cross. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Cork City 3 Derry City 0 Three late goals propelled Cork City into a first FAI Cup semi-final since 2007 as they saw off Derry City at Turner’s Cross (...)

Shamrock Rovers manager Pat Fenlon: “Starting with Pat’s, we’ve got to go and beat them. We’ve Cork here in a few weeks as well and we’ve got to go and try and win that.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

With just one win in seven games against the other four teams in the top five this season, Shamrock Rovers’ manager Pat Fenlon knows the importance(...)

Bray’s Adam Hanlon scored the winner against Derry. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 1 Derry City 0 A second half strike from substitute Adam Hanlon gave Bray Wanderers another victory despite a day of more drama off the(...)

Derry City’s Mark Timlin: scored from a stunning free-kick. Photograph: James Crombie

Drogheda United 1-1 Derry City There was nothing to separate Drogheda united and Derry City as they played out a competitive 1-1 draw at United Park. (...)

Bray Wanderers’ Alan McNally, pictured here in action against Limerick, had a goal stuck off by the assistant referee. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 0 Longford 1 Ayman Ben Mohamed scored his first league goal of the season as Longford laboured to victory over a Bray side that (...)

Ronan Finn of Shamrock Rovers and Derry City’s Phillip Lowry during the FAI Cup semi-final at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Derry City 1 Rory Patterson came to the rescue of Derry City at the Tallaght Stadium yesterday, as his 87th-minute goal denied Shamr(...)

Shakhtyor Saligorsk’s Siarhei Balanovich (left) is tackled by Shane McEleney of Derry City in the first leg of their Europa League Second Qualifying Round tie at the Brandywell. The sides meet in the second leg in Belarus tonight. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Derry City manager Peter Hutton says the media hype prior to last Thursday night’s Europa League game against Shakhtyor Soligorsk had an adverse effec(...)

Ryan McBride and Cliff Byrne of Derry City in action against  Aberystwyth Town last week. Photograph: Huw Evans/Inpho.

Cliff Byrne and Ryan McBride return to the Derry City defence for tonight’s Europa League second qualifying round encounter with Shakhtyor Soligorsk, (...)

Derry’s hat-trick hero David McDaid

Derry City will be strongly behind the efforts of Sligo Rovers in next Sunday’s FAI Cup final following this demolition of Limerick at the Brandywell.(...)