Derry City’s Rory Holden signs for Bristol City

Derry City's Rory Holden has signed for Championship side Bristol City. Holden has featured 16 times for the CandyStripes over the last two seasons including League of Ireland and Europa League fixtures. The 20 year old leaves Derry for an undisclosed fee (rumoured to be in the region of £300k) and has

Two League of Ireland players named in Ireland u21 squad for qualifier

Republic of Ireland U21 Head Coach Noel King has named his squad for next month’s UEFA U21 Championships Qualifying Round Group 5 clash with Azerbaijan in Baku. King has named two players currently playing in the League of Ireland. Ronan Curtis of Derry City & Ryan Delaney of Cork City has been

League of Ireland fixture changes announced

Two SSE Airtricity League Premier Division fixtures have been rescheduled. Derry City's game against Drogheda United, which was originally scheduled for Sunday, September 3 at Maginn Park, has been postponed due to international call-ups for Derry players. The fixture between Finn Harps and Sligo Rovers, originally scheduled for Friday, September 15, will

Derry City’s Ronan Curtis set to sign for Ostersunds in Sweden

Derry City and League of Ireland star Ronan Curtis is set to leave Derry and sign for Swedish side Ostersunds for an undisclosed fee. Curtis is heading over today to get the deal sorted as the Swedish Leagues transfer deadline is this Friday. Speaking about the move, the Ostersunds chairman said the

Eyes set on Europe as Derry City push past Limerick

Derry City moved one step closer to European qualification yesterday afternoon as the in-form Candystripes dismantled a lacklustre Limerick side at Maginn Park. Early first half goals from Barry McNamee, Rory Patterson and a second half strike from Ben Doherty gave the Candystripes all three points and a comfortable third place

Derry City jump into third with Bohs victory

Bohs came into this evening’s clash following a frustrating 2-1 away defeat at Finn Harps and looking to avenge a 4-1 opening day Dalymount Park defeat at the hands of tonight’s visitors, Derry City. In a very open and entertaining first half, both sides looking comfortable on the ball, it was

A touch of class as Dominant Derry put 4 past Sligo

Derry City returned to winning ways yesterday afternoon as Kenny Shiels’ men put 4 past a struggling Sligo Rovers Side at Maginn Park. Lukas Schubert, Ronan Curtis, Aaron McEneff and Rory Holden all got their names on the score sheet, to earn the Buncrana men all 3 points and their

There CANNOT be a return to the past!

For those Irish football fans who were living under a rock this past week, distress signals appear to have been sent by Irish Clubs. Last week Finn Harps FC released a statement, encouraging supporters and the local community to participate and engage in series of fundraising events coming up while

Former Derry City star Niall McGinn signs for Gwangju in South Korea

Former Derry City player Niall McGinn has left his current side Aberdeen after being released at the end of the season and has joined Gwangju in South Korea. McGinn will become the first Irishman to play his football in South Korea. Gwangju are currently 12th in the K League and their stadium