FORMER AFL recruit Chrissy McKaigue says that players like Callum Brown should be allowed to test themselves in the AFL. Derry u20 star Callum Brown landed in Australia this week where he is meeting some AFL clubs with a view to a potential move to the oval ball game. He is actually one of […]
Derry’s Eunan McElhennon reveals his thoughts.
SLAUGHTNEIL are on the look out for a new manager following Terence McWilliams’s departure.
DERRY manager Damian McErlain needs to redouble his efforts to get the best players playing for the county next season. That’s the opinion of former county forward Joe Cassidy. He said that the loss of the Slaughtneil players was a factor in Derry’s disappointing campaign. Slaughtneil’s run to the All-Ireland stages of the club championship […]
KARL McKaigue believes that Derry have addressed the problems that led to their relegation to Division Four earlier this year. The Oak Leafer’s demotion to the basement division, a third relegation in as many years, represents the worst possible preparation for the Ulster Championship. But in an interview with this week’s Gaelic Life, the Slaughtneil […]
IN a revealing interview in this week’s Gaelic Life, Cailean O’Boyle discusses Derry’s shock relegation to Division Four, as well as hitting back at social media users who have suggested that some players did not commit this year. O’Boyle was a member of the the 2014 squad which played Dublin in the Division One final, […]
WHEN Emmett Bradley decided not to play county football last year, he knew it was a case of putting his career on hold, rather than ending it completely. At the age of 23, he knew he had plenty to give to Derry, but he had wanted to give some time back to his club. Towards […]
BLOSSOMING AFL star Conor Glass has spoken of some of the difficulties acclimatising to life in Australia in an extended feature in this week’s Gaelic Life. The Derry native won MacRory Cup and Hogan Cups with Maghera before embarking on an entirely different challenge down under. He excelled during his first season with Hawthorn after […]
The Combine AFL trials took place at the weekend.
Three Derry players have won man of the match awards this year.