Castledawson embracing top flight return in Derry

By Michael McMullan CASTLEDAWSON are back in Division One for the first time since 2010 when new manager Paddy Linden steered them to intermediate league and championship in his previous stint. The Belfast native, now living in Tyrone, highlighted the efforts of outgoing Niall Jackman at getting the ‘Dawson promoted last season. “It’s all a […]

PREVIEW: The Derry Club Football Championships get underway

DERRY SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP By Niall Gartland GLEN were a kick of the ball away from landing the Andy Merrigan Cup back in January. We won’t go into the ins and outs of the controversy that followed, but the point we’re trying to make is that Malachy O’Rourke’s side are one of the best teams in […]

Castledawson retain their management ahead of new season

NIALL Jackman is back for a third season as manager of Derry intermediate side Castledawson . The Fermanagh native will have Ciaran Lavery and Noel McKenna as part of his management team. The former Erne minor boss, who blooded new players in last year’s campaign, will have to juggle his defensive shape around Niall Keenan’s […]