Posts tagged paddy mccourt
Shiels spot on in defence of Derry City FC

Derry City manager, Kenny Shiels yesterday hit out at what he perceives as a lack of willingness from local junior clubs to allow the City’s brightest talents to pull on the “Candystripes” jersey. Betweenthestripes.ie reporter, Kieran Burke explains why the former Kilmarnock boss is right in his assestment and why attitudes need to change as a result.

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Building bridges within the community is key to Irish clubs survival.

League of Ireland football has faced many challenges of criticism down the decades ranging from financial instability, outdated training facilities and stadia, a lack of advertising and perhaps most damming of all, little to no connection at many clubs between local communities and the clubs themselves.

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