Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has added forward Ronan Curtis to the squad to take on Poland in an international friendly on Tuesday evening in Wroclaw.
Curtis, who has scored five goals in six games for Portsmouth this season after joining from Derry City, has impressed for Noel King's Under-21s
The Candystripes will be aiming to protect a fairly unique record when Bohemians arrive at Brandywell tonight (Friday) with Kenny Shiels having won all 10 of his previous scraps against the north Dublin outfit.
It isn't something that the Derry boss reads too much into to be fair; Shiels referring to
Derry City Manager Kenny Shiels has admitted that he will be forced to raid his underage resources ahead of Monday's EA Sports Cup semi-final against Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds (KO 5pm).
With Rory Patterson now left for Crusaders the Candystripes' boss continues to be without the injured Nicky Low and
Derry City have signed Scottish defender Kevin McHattie for the remainder of the season.
The 25-year old was with Raith Rovers last season having earlier played for Dunfermline, Kilmarnock and Hearts, where he won a Scottish Championship medal in 2015.
Speaking to the Derry website McHattie said; “I didn’t know a lot
Derry City manager Kenny Shiels has called his sides fixture schedule 'cruelty' and a 'disgrace' after they have had to travel to Cork last night having played in Minsk on only Thursday night.
Shiels said this to RTE;
It was cruelty to my players. We've played on Thursday, we've travelled all the
Following on from their midweek trip to Minsk, the Candystripes were on the road again today ahead of Monday evening's rearranged league game in Cork.
It's a venue that hasn't been kind to the Brandywell outfit down the years with their last league some five seasons ago and a bigger gap
City have a huge job on their hands as they travel to Belarus this week attempting to overturn a 2-0 Europa League first leg deficit at Dinamo Minsk.
Whilst not insurmountable, there is no doubting that the Candystripes will need to be a bit more adventurous than they were at the
Kenny Shiels has sent out a heartfelt rallying call ahead of Derry City's Europa League tie against Dinamo Minsk at the Brandywell tomorrow night (KO 6pm).
The City boss had his say on recent events when a banner was unfurled during Friday night's home game with Limerick by insisting "the players
“Football is about winning, it’s about competition, it’s about sporting merit,” he said. “I think it’s kind of a natural thing to give to those who have won a competition a special treatment like this.”
Those words, spoken by the then UEFA boss Gianni Infantino in 2015, seem to suggest that
Ben Fisk, a 25-year old Canadian winger has put pen to paper on a deal that initially sees him at the Brandywell until at least the end of the current season.
The City boss was happy to have agreed terms with the player who had been training with the club since