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# candystripes - Friday 8 June, 2018

Patterson and Hale on the scoresheet as Derry end winless run with three points at Dalymount

Kenny Shiels’ Candystripes secured all three points against Bohemians on Friday night to keep their hopes of a European finish alive.

# candystripes - Friday 30 March, 2018

Dramatic late goal-line clearance means McEneff double enough for Candystripes to see off Saints Drama This post contains videos

Dramatic late goal-line clearance means McEneff double enough for Candystripes to see off Saints

Darren Cole’s clearance off the line meant Derry City earned all three points despite a nervy finish at the Brandywell.

# candystripes - Friday 16 March, 2018

Rejuvenated Candystripes produce another five star performance at the Brandywell

For the second game in succession at the new Brandywell, Derry City scored five goals to sink Bray who are without a win.

# candystripes - Monday 12 March, 2018

'I felt how most young boys would, thinking ‘F**k this, I’m not playing football’ as I thought I'd been shafted'

Derry City striker Rory Patterson talks his career in Ireland, England and Australia, the brilliance of Paddy McCourt and the return to the Brandywell.

# candystripes - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Curtis strike earns Candystripes first win of the season at snow-covered Dalymount Park

Ronan Curtis struck on the hour mark while captain Ger Doherty saved a penalty in the final five minutes for Derry City.

# candystripes - Friday 2 February, 2018

Derry City make switch to Adidas and launch new home kit with Ryan McBride tribute

The Candystripes have released the strip they will wear for the 2018 season.

# candystripes - Thursday 11 January, 2018

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The boss of a huge Donegal engineering firm is keeping Derry City FC afloat

Philip O’Doherty donated over a quarter of a million euro to the League of Ireland club.

# candystripes - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Promising Ireland U21 and former Aston Villa midfielder links up with Derry City

Rory Hale has signed on a one-year deal from Galway United.

# candystripes - Friday 29 September, 2017

McDermott double seals Drogheda's drop as Candystripes close in on Europe

The Louth club are destined for division 1 with four games still to play in the season.

# candystripes - Friday 22 September, 2017

Derry slump to a fourth consecutive loss and leak five goals in Bray thumping

Aaron Greene scored a brace for the guests on what was a sobering night for Kenny Shiels’ side.

# candystripes - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Derry City striker flies to Sweden to agree personal terms as exit nears

Ronan Curtis flew to Sweden today to finalise a move to Ostersunds FK, who play in the top tier of Swedish football.

# candystripes - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

'Captaining your hometown club to the league makes all those nights training in the rain and dark worthwhile'

Peter Hutton reflects on his Derry City career which featured three FAI Cups and the Premier Division title in 1997, as well as making Ryan McBride club captain in 2014.

# candystripes - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Derry tighten grip on European place with comprehensive defeat of Limerick

The Candystripes are now just seven points behind champions Dundalk in second place.

# candystripes - Friday 21 July, 2017

Stellar McNamee fires Derry back into European spot as Bohs suffer third straight defeat

Barry McNamee scored his eighth goal of the season as Derry overtake Bray Wanderers into third spot.

'I didn’t really stand out because there were a lot of boys bigger, stronger and quicker than me'

We speak to Derry City midfielder Barry McNamee about his career to date and dealing with the loss of a friend and team-mate.

# candystripes - Friday 14 July, 2017

Resilient second half fightback earns St Pat's a first league win in two months

Liam Buckley’s side rise out of the relegation zone and into ninth place with just a third home win this season.

# candystripes - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

‘I want to be a leader like Ryan was to us'

Ger Doherty discusses Derry City’s aspirations in Europe and his role as club captain since the tragic passing of Ryan McBride.

# candystripes - Friday 16 June, 2017

Late drama as Bray snatch victory over Derry and reclaim third spot in the table

Tim Clancy was the hero for the hosts – just as he was when the sides last faced each other.

# candystripes - Friday 2 June, 2017

Candystripes's unbeaten run extends to double-figures as they head into midseason break in third

Ronan Curtis scored a terrific free-kick while Nathan Boyle added a second for the hosts.

# candystripes - Friday 26 May, 2017

Candystripes extend unbeaten run to nine but still can't edge past the Drogs

It was Drogheda’s second scoreless draw at United Park in four days.

# candystripes - Friday 14 April, 2017

Elastic Banda: Substitute proves crucial as Harps take bragging rights in derby with Derry

The attacker came off the bench early in the first-half and grabbed the opening goal.

# candystripes - Friday 31 March, 2017

After a magnificent late comeback, Derry pipped by Bray thanks to last-gasp Clancy winner

It was a highly-charged atmosphere in Buncrana as Derry played for the first time since Ryan McBride’s passing.

# candystripes - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica

McGuinness was called to assist Derry City officials hours before a huge European Cup clash.

# candystripes - Friday 10 March, 2017

10-man Derry claim big win in Tallaght as Rovers frustrated

Derry captain Ryan McBride scored the crucial goal.

# candystripes - Friday 15 July, 2016

10-man Longford made to suffer in Derry

The visitors were fortunate to only concede four at the Brandywell.

# candystripes - Friday 24 June, 2016

Boyle pounces to teach Youths harsh defensive lesson

Boyle took advantage of a defensive mix-up when a high ball was hoisted in to the Wexofrd area.

# candystripes - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Houston rescues a share of the spoils for Finn Harps in north-west derby

Derry had to settle for a 2-2 draw at the Brandywell this evening.

# candystripes - Friday 6 May, 2016

Red sky and red faces as Pat's succumb to 5th league defeat of the season against Derry

Barry McNamee grabbed the only goal of the game shortly after the hour mark at Richmond Park.

# candystripes - Friday 22 April, 2016

9 games unbeaten for high-flying Derry as Patterson scores again

It was the Candystripes’ seventh win in nine matches and their fifth home victory of the campaign.

# candystripes - Friday 8 April, 2016

Derry City go top after comprehensive win over Shamrock Rovers

Rovers failed to register a single shot on target tonight at the Brandywell.

# candystripes - Friday 1 April, 2016

Red sky, red cards and a litany of bookings as early pace-setters share the spoils in Dundalk

The Lilywhites were held by the Candystripes in an ill-tempered clash at Oriel Park.

# candystripes - Friday 11 March, 2016

Mark Farren remembered as 10-man Cork slip up against the Candystripes

Ronan Curtis scored the only goal of the game while Greg Bolger was handed his marching orders at the Brandywell.

# candystripes - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Irish football loses Mark Farren

The 33-year-old Derry City legend died after a battle with cancer.

# candystripes - Friday 30 October, 2015

Longford finish season with a flourish at home to Derry

Tonight was the third successive game that the Town managed to score three goals.

# candystripes - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Peter Hutton and Derry City have parted ways, the club announce LOI

Peter Hutton and Derry City have parted ways, the club announce

The Candystripes were dumped out of the cup last night.

# candystripes - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Forrester's exit looms as Saints suffer disappointing loss to Derry

Ciaran O’Connor scored the decisive goal in a 1-0 win for the visitors at Richmond Park.

# candystripes - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Timlin on the double as rampant Derry enjoy trip to Galway

The Tribesemen were well beaten by the visitors tonight.

# candystripes - Friday 31 July, 2015

Brandywell faithful celebrate after 2 months without a goal and 12 games without a win

Longford Town caught Derry on a bad night.

# candystripes - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Unstoppable Timlin free-kick earns a point for Derry in Drogheda

Adam Whelan banged in his first Drogheda goal to level the tie after half-time.

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