BBC Sport - Derry City prepare for start of League of Ireland season
Derry City prepare for start of season
- From the section Football
Kenny Shiels' reign as Derry City manager begins with a League of Ireland game against derby rivals Finn Harps at Finn Park, Ballybofey, on Friday night.
The Candystripes have lost 11 players from their squad in the close season, but the ex-Kilmarnock boss has signed a number of new players.
Shiels, striker Rory Patterson and Finn Harps forward Kevin McHugh offer their thoughts on the match and the Premier Division campaign ahead.