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 […]


Dr McKenna Cup 2019: Round Three Round-Up


From Odhrán Crumley  Then there was four…Tyrone, Derry, Donegal and Armagh are all that remain in this year’s Dr McKenna Cup after a dramatic final round of games. Section A Donegal 1-20 Cavan 1-12 Advertisement Donegal secured the top spot in Section A with an eight point win over Cavan in MacCumhaill Park, the nature […]


Confirmed Venue and Times for McKenna Cup Semi-Final’s


The time and venues for the last four of the 2019 Dr McKenna Cup have been confirmed.  Section C winners, Tyrone will take on the best runner’s-up, Derry in the last four with the game scheduled for the Athletic Grounds in Armagh. While Section A winners, Donegal will face Section B winners, Armagh with the […]


All to Play for in Final McKenna Cup Group Games


It’s all to play for heading into Round Three of the Dr McKenna Cup with the four semi final spots still up for decision across the province. Tyrone, Cavan, Donegal, Derry, Armagh and Monaghan still fight for a spot in the last four while the three university sides alongside, Fermanagh, Down and Antrim have crashed […]


Dr McKenna Cup 2019 Round Two Round-Up


Tyrone have booked their place in the last four of the Dr McKenna Cup with a 2-14 to 1-9 win over Ulster University. Goals from Declan McClure and Peter Harte secured victory for the Red Hands as Tyrone native, Daire Gallagher grabbed the goal for the students. Lee Brennan knocked over four points for the […]


Tyrone Prove Too Strong for Derry in McKenna Cup Opener


Dr McKenna Cup 2019 Section C Tyrone 0-20 Derry 0-11 From Odhrán Crumley at Celtic Park Advertisement Tyrone have cruised to victory with a nine point victory over Derry in Celtic Park, last years All-Ireland finalists having ten different scorers over the course of the game. It was a game of many firsts with the […]


MacRory Cup Quarter-Final and Play Off Draw Made


The draws for both the MacRory Cup quarter-final and quarter-final play-off’s have been named. The play-offs are to be played between Wednesday 23rd and Sunday 27th of January. Each team named first in the draw will have ‘home’ advantage in the form of their nearest county ground or equivalent. Quarter-final games will be played between […]


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 […]


Derry Star Callum Brown Seals Move Down Under


Derry starlet, Callum Brown has signed a two-year deal with Aussie Rules club, Great Western Sydney Giants. Brown is expected to travel to Australia in November after being identified by the Giants’ Irish scouting programme in July 2017 before undertaking a 12-month trial process with the club. The 18-year-old flew to Australia in August to […]