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(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic Sean Hoare and Derry’s Ciaran O’Connor battle for possession. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Derry City 1 St Patrick’s Athletic expect to confirm on Saturday that Chris Forrester has joined Peterborough United af(...)

Bohemians’ Ismahil Akinade scores his side’s third goal against Derry City. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Bohemians 4 Derry City 2 He may have got a vote of confidence from the club chairman earlier in the week, but the pressure on Derry City manage(...)

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’s Patrick McEleney under pressure from Cork’s Liam Miller and Ross Gaynor. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Derry City 0 Cork City 2 Cork City lumbered up for next week’s Europa League match with another impressive victory at the Brandywell to remain on 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 (...)

Shane McEleney of Derry City challenges for the ball with David McMillan of Dundalk during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Oriel Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk 1 Derry City 0 After the Bray game in which they scored early then often, Dundalk, or more accurately Derry, kept the home support waiting f(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic manager Pat Fenlon would have been disappointed with his side’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division draw with Shamrock Rovers on Monday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Perhaps predictably, Pat Fenlon took the “two points dropped” questions less well than Liam Buckley on Monday night but the Shamrock Rovers manager m(...)

Cork City, under manager John Caulfield, continue to keep the pressure on league leaders Dundalk in the Airtricity League Premier Division. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

Cork City 3 Derry City 0 Cork City continued to keep the pressure on Dundalk at the top with an emphatic win over Derry City at Turner’s Cross.(...)