Mark Lynch: will pose a big scoring threat for Derry in the league final at Croke Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Though the bad old days of serious teams being able to swan through the league with ne’er a care are largely gone, this is the one weekend of the i(...)

Derry’s Mark Lynch attempts to escape the close attention of Tyrone’s Conan Grugan. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho

Derry reduced a seven-point deficit to claim a draw at home to Tyrone at Celtic Park on Saturday evening but Oak Leaf captain Mark Lynch was in no moo(...)

Armagh’s Jamie Clarke could enjoy a productive evening against Galway’s fullback line.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Galway v Armagh Pearse Stadium, 5pm The only other time these two counties met in the championship was a Croke Park qualifier back in 2001. Galway won(...)

Derry’s Eoin Bradley fights for possession with Down’s Kevin McKernan and Ryan Boyle. Photograph: Inpho

DERRY 0-13 DOWN 1-5: Teenager Ryan Bell kicked six points for Derry as they dominated Down in Saturday night’s qualifier at Celtic Park, avenging thei(...)

Kevin Walsh resigned as Sligo manager last night after Derry eased into the second round of the All-Ireland qualifiers. The home side didn’t have to o(...)

Derry’s Patsy Bradley  claims the ball ahead of Westmeath’s Ciaran Curley during the Allianz Football League Division 2 Final at Croke Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Derry 1-18 Westmeath 0-15: Sometimes winning and losing only contains traces of (...)