McGuigan ready to hear the Sigerson Cup underdog roar


Ahead of this weekend’s Electric Ireland Sigerson Cup semi-final against UCD in Mallow, St.Mary’s attacker, Shane McGuigan sat down with Dónal O’Neill to discuss his personal ambitions and the atmosphere around the ‘Ranch’. Q. What has the atmosphere around the Ranch been like this week in preparing for the game? It’s actually been quite relaxed. […]


Unknown quantity Magherafelt ready to embark on Ulster


“We were getting beaten by nine points by 15 minutes and we were half thinking should we have bothered putting a team out. But the players turned things around and we ended up winning by ten points.” This is how Paul Quinn, joint manager of Magherafelt u’21’s describes the beginning of the journey for the […]


Bellaghy Blast out Cross to Claim Ulster Crown


St.Paul’s Ulster Minor Football Tournament 2018 Final Bellaghy 6-11 Crossmaglen 0-8 From Odhrán Crumley at St.Paul’s Advertisement Bellaghy have claimed the Ulster Minor Football Tournament at St.Paul’s with a simply devastating, destruction of Crossmaglen. The midfield pairing of Kealan Friel and Conleth McShane proved unstoppable the former claiming the man of the match accolade while […]


In this week’s GL: Rogers determined to trek mountain


For the first time in maybe five or six years, Derry will have their full quota for pre-season and the commencement of the National League. Although, Oakleaf and Slaughtneil star, Brendan Rogers would have no complaints if his club were still going strong in the All-Ireland series, their availability can only be of help to […]


Derry launch new kits ahead of 2019 season


Derry have launched their new kit for the 2019 season after a special launch night in the new O’Neill’s store in Derry City on Wednesday evening. The new home jersey keeps the traditional white and red theme while the new goalkeeper’s top breaks from tradition with a mint green colour unveiled. It is expected that […]


Michael O’Kane to manage Dungiven in 2019


From Odhrán Crumley  Dungiven have appointed Michael O’Kane as their senior football manager for the 2019 season. O’Kane comes to the job with sizeable pedigree after keeping Swatragh in senior football this year against all odds with five teams being relegated as part of restructuring in the Derry league’s. The Glenullin native overseen Claudy’s promotion […]


Late Lynch’s show stuns Slaughtneil in county decider


Derry u’21 Hurling Final 2018 Kevin Lynch’s 2-11 Slaughtneil 1-10 From Odhrán Crumley in Ballinascreen  Advertisement It took a storming second half from Kevin Lynch’s to overcome Slaughtneil and claim their third title in a row at the age group. The Dungiven side didn’t score until the 16th minute of the game, Slaughtneil rattling up […]


Last gasp Beggan free seals comeback win for Scotstown


Ulster Club Football Championship Semi-Final Scotstown 1-14 Coleraine 2-10 From Odhrán Crumley at Healy Park Advertisement It took a last gasp free from Rory Beggan to rescue victory from the jaws of defeat as Scotstown scored the last five points to beat Coleraine. Conor McCarthy and Ciaran Mullan hit early goals for their sides as […]


Red Hugh’s overcome Limavady to claim Ulster crown


Ulster Football Junior Club Championship Final 2018 Limavady (Derry) 1-9 Red Hughs (Donegal) 1-11   Advertisement From Odhrán Crumley in Celtic Park   Red Hugh’s have claimed the Ulster Junior title with a dramatic win over Derry champions Limavady in a close encounter at Celtic Park. They become the second Donegal side to claim the […]