Tyrone’s Niall Sludden tackles Cavan’s Gearoid McKiernan. Photograph: Inpho

Cavan 1-11 Derry 1-12 Derry’s defence stood firm at Breffni Park to leave Cavan still pointless in Division Two of the Allianz League. The Oak Leafe(...)

James Kielt in action during Derry’s win over Fermanagh. Photograph: Inpho

Derry 3-13 Fermanagh 1-10 Derry gave a glimpse of their attacking threat in a prolific second half to clinch an opening round league win in Division (...)

Galway’s Danny Cummins celebrates scoring his side’s  goal. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Galway 1-11 Derry 0-8 The rap sheet on this Galway side is getting harder and harder to stand over. For the second weekend in a row they won a (...)

Liam Silke tackles Benny Heron during Galway’s victory over Derry in Salthill. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 1-11 Derry 0-8 A commendable evening’s work from Galway in rotten conditions in Salthill. They played better against the gale-force wind and o(...)

Martin O’Reilly scores  Donegal’s goal in the Ulster SFC semi-final against Derry at  St Tiernach’s Park in Clones. Photograph:  Andrew Paton/Inpho/Presseye

Donegal 1-9 Derry 0-10 Clones on a Saturday night. If it ain’t quite the pits, it sure ain’t The Ritz. As Ulster semi-finals go, this fell some(...)

Derry’s Sean Leo McGoldrick and Down’s Damien Turley tussle for the ball. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/INPHO

Derry 0-12 Down 0-11 Derry football put itself back on the map. Just. They got lost trying to find their way out of Celtic Park and nearly lost the g(...)

Mark Lynch: “Aye, well, we have been involved in a lot of games where we have played open attacking football and we have been praised for it. But we ended up getting beat. So you do have to weigh the options up.” Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Seventeen seasons after they last won the Anglo-Celt cup, Derry’s football team is the most puzzling of the Ulster jewels. Year after year they have p(...)

Fergal Doherty in action here against Jason Gibbons for Mayo, is back in midfield for Derry this weekend. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Two teams waving at each other on the escalators, with Derry relegated and Down promoted to Division One. The home side have, however, spent an inst(...)

Cormac Costello of Dublin with Oisin Duffy of Derry. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 0-8 Derry 0-4 Another game strangled to death by blanket defences and desperate shooting. But in the end, Dublin came through it and Der(...)

Aidan Forker of St Mary’s tangles with Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh at Healy Park. Photograph: Inpho

With two wins from two, holders Tyrone remain on course for a fourth successive Dr McKenna Cup title.Patrick Quinn’s 43rd minute goal ended the resist(...)