Tony Scullion

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Derry’s  Chrissy McKaigue remonstrates with referee David Goldrick after being shown a red card at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho.

Tyrone 3-14, Derry 0-12: Flayed on their own grass. Mournful pre-game utterances from members of their only All-Ireland-winning team, Tony Scullion an(...)

Tyrone’s Cathal McShane gives Derry’s Gareth McKinless the slip during the Ulster SFC quarter-final at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

Derry 0-12 Tyrone 3-14 Flayed on their own grass. Mournful pre-game utterances from members of their only All-Ireland winning team, Tony Scullion an(...)

Tony Scullion: “Eighteen years and counting since Derry won an Ulster title . . . it is not good enough. A proud county like Derry. It should not be happening.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It’s not difficult for Tony Scullion to transport himself to the moment: a cataclysmic downpour of rain all across the province falling without cessat(...)

Tyrone 1-22 Derry 1-17 (AET) January was never supposed to be like this. Tyrone and Derry dispensed with the predictable routine of pre-season skirm(...)

Fermanagh’s Seán Quigley celebrates scoring a penalty in the Ulster SFC quarter-final game at Brewster Park in Enniskillen. Photo: John McVitty/Inpho/Presseye

Fermanagh 1-13 Antrim 0-8 Very odd. Not a hint of maliciousness. Nothing. An already poor match was ultimately ruined by the unfortunate, albei(...)

Antrim’s Kevin McGourty is tackled by Conor Gillespie of London during the league clash in Toome. Photograph: Inpho.

Antrim 1-12 London 1-8 Antrim remain in the promotion hunt after this win over London at Toome. The ball was in the Antrim net after only 45 s(...)

The 43,500-seater Patersons Stadium in Perth will host  a one-off International Rules Test between Australia and Ireland on  Saturday, November 22nd. Photograph:  Michael Dodge/Getty Images

Ireland will take on Australia in a one-off International Rules Test at Patersons Stadium in Perth on Saturday, November 22nd. It was als(...)

Stephen O’Neill is shown a red card after a second yellow against Meath. The cynicism on show last weekend was probably no worse than at any other stage of the championship. Photograph: Inpho

As a defender in a Derry jersey, the last thing Tony Scullion ever pulled out of was a tough challenge. As a member of the Football Review Committee, (...)

Victory in the Division Two final shows Derry’s progress . Photograph: Inpho

The reference points are all in the receding past for Derry football.Even tomorrow’s Ulster quarter-final against Down evokes memories of the great ch(...)