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
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
Derry City midfielder Nicky Low has moved to dispel recent rumours that he is set to leave the Brandywell this month by signing an extended contract until the end of the season.
The 26-year old has been a pivotal part of Kenny Shiels' midfield this year and the announcement is sure
Cork City today beat Derry City 4-2 at Turner’s Cross today to go back top of the table.
With over 3,800 fans there the Champions comfortably beat Kenny Shiels men as Karl Sheppard scored twice and Kieran Sadlier and Graham Cummins also got on the scoresheet.
Derry stay in fourth after the