Longford’s Kevin Diffley gets past Derry’s Mark Craig in the GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Qualifier Series Round 1A, at Celtic Park, Derry, at the weekend.  Photograph: John McIlwaine/Inpho

Longford might have needed a 66th-minute goal from substitute Mark Hughes to seal victory over Derry at Celtic Park but this was no smash and grab eff(...)

Derry’s Enda Lynn holds off  Lee Keegan of Mayo. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Derry 2-15 Mayo 1-16 Sometimes there is no deeper meaning. No need to itch and scratch for a significance beyond t(...)

Cork’s John Hayes comes under pressure from Tyrone’s  Matthew Donnelly during the Allianz Football League Division 1 match at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Allianz Football League round-up: You write Tyrone off at your peril. Seemingly d(...)

James Loughrey, Michael Shields and Ken O’Halloran of Cork deny Enda Lynn of Derry a goal chance during the Allianz Football League Division One clash at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Allianz Football League round-up: Cork (...)

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(...)

Cavan’s Tomás Corr pursued by Derry’s Enda Lynn and Mark Lynch at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Cavan 1-22 Derry 0-20 (AET): Cavan continued their impressive form on Saturday evening in Celtic Park with a superb extra-time victory over Derry.Terr(...)

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 Mark Lynch and Armagh's Niall Rowland challenge for the ball at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Derry and Armagh could not be separated in a free scoring shootout at Celtic Park in a game that saw many momentum shifts over the 70 minutes. (...)

Derry's Mark Lynch and Armagh's Niall Rowland challenge for the ball at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Derry and Armagh could not be separated in a free scoring shootout at Celtic Park in a game that saw many momentum shifts over the 70 minutes. (...)