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Michael Kerrigan

Michael Kerrigan
Michael Kerrigan hails from Buncrana Co. Donegal and is a current Derry city season ticket holder. He is also a member of the Pride of the Northside Derry City supporters club and is currently studying a foundation degree in Sport at the North West Regional College in Derry.

Injury-Hit Derry Host Drogheda United At The Brandywell

Derry City welcome Drogheda United to the Brandywell this Friday in a fifth versus eight place match-up. Both teams will come into this game looking to put a run of bad results behind them and kick-start their season. Derry have failed to win a game since the opening night of the season when they defeated Galway United, while Drogheda have failed to record …

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Premier Division Preview: Sligo Rovers vs Derry City

Sligo Rovers welcome north-west neighbours Derry City to the Showgrounds on Saturday night for their third SSE Airtricity League game of the season. Rovers have yet to record a win in the league this season, drawing their opening game 1-1 with Cork City while Drogheda United defeated them 3-2 last Friday night in a game which Rovers dominated. The Bit …

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LOI Premier Division Preview: Derry City vs Dundalk

Peter Hutton’s Derry City welcome champions Dundalk to the Brandywell this Friday night for their opening home league game of the season. Hutton will be hoping to have a number of his first team players back into contention for this week’s game. New captain Ryan McBride and winger Mark Timlin will both be in contention for starting places after missing last week’s …

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2015 Season Preview: Derry City

Here Michael Kerrigan takes a look at Derry City and how they are set-up for the 2015 SSE Airtricity League season. Following on from a disappointing 2013 under Declan Devine, the Derry City board appointed Dubliner Roddy Collins as the new manager ahead of last season. Collins brought in a lot of experienced players to the City squad but they didn’t …

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Another Star Made On Foyleside Set For Big Move

With only six weeks to the start of the new season, Derry City look set to lose a key player with midfielder Michael Duffy likely to join Championship side Brentford. Duffy has attracted a lot of interest in the off-season, travelling to Celtic on two occasions but nothing has materialised from this and just last week, both Duffy and teammate Patrick McEleney …

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Striker Rory Patterson Leaves Derry City

Derry City have today announced that Striker Rory Patterson has left the club after his contract was terminated by mutual consent. Last month City announced that both Patterson and defender Shane McEleney were both placed on the transfer list. City gave both players permission to speak to Limerick and Shamrock Rovers but nothing has come from that, as of yet. …

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Barry McNamee Re-signs For Derry City

Derry City are expected to announce that playmaker Barry McNamee has re-signed for the club. McNamee was expected to leave the Candystripes after holding talks with representatives of both St.Patrick’s Athletic and Sligo Rovers. McNamee also travelled to Fleetwood Town for a weeks trial but that proved to be unsuccessful after he picked up an ankle injury eight minutes into …

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Joshua Daniels Re-Signs For Derry City

Derry City have today re-signed 18-year-old midfielder Joshua Daniels. Daniels, who is a current Northern Ireland u19 player has committed his future to his hometown club for next year; announcing the news via Twitter. Happy to sign a new contract with @derrycityfc ⚽ — Joshua Daniels (@JoshuaTracey17) November 27, 2014 Daniels has been part of the City first team squad now …

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Derry City VS Shamrock Rovers

Derry City welcome Shamrock Rovers to the Brandywell for this FAI Ford Cup Semi-final replay after both teams played out a 1-1 draw last Sunday afternoon in Tallaght stadium. Both teams haven’t had much time to recover and prepare for this game and both managers may feel the need to make changes to their side for the game. Speaking ahead …

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LOI Match Preview: Bray Wanderers Vs Derry City

Bray Wanderers welcome Derry City to the Carlisle Grounds tonight for this re-arranged SSE Airtricity League game due to Derry’s involvement in the FAI Ford Cup semi-final this coming weekend. Bray managed to hold City to a scoreless draw the last time the two sides met earlier this season in the Carlisle Grounds. Alan Mathews has no injury concerns ahead …

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