Damian McErlain wants Derry to make a mockery of their Allianz League Division 4 status against Donegal this afternoon.
There was plenty of action this evening.
Derry manager Damian McErlain is not dwelling on the disappointment of their shock relegation to Division 4.
The first-round qualifier draw of the 2018 All-Ireland senior football championship will take place next Monday morning.
There are eight games down for decision across all four provinces in the All-Ireland senior football championship this weekend. Here are our previews:
Just like last weekend, there are two live games on Sunday with Gaels living in the six counties getting the opportunity to watch a live game on Saturday evening.
Derry defender Brendan Rogers is adamant that they don't see themselves as underdogs for Sunday's Ulster SFC quarterfinal against Donegal.
There's something eerily novel about the four Leinster SFC quarter-finals that are going down for decision this weekend.
Derry captain Enda Lynn believes the Oak Leafers have nothing to fear against Donegal this Sunday.
Declan Bonner isn't reading too much into Derry's relegation to Division 4 ahead of Sunday's Ulster SFC trip to Celtic Park
The first round SF championship draw will take place on Monday morning.
There were big wins for Monaghan and Fermanagh in the Ulster SFC over the while both Tipperary and Clare cleared quarter-final hurdles in Munster…
Limerick and Cork enjoyed winning starts to the Munster SHC while Kilkenny and Wexford edged out Offaly and Dublin respectively…
Twitter saluted Conor McManus' wonder point against Tyrone...
"We'll enjoy today but all it does is get us into the next round. We'll keep the head down and wait for two weeks' time."
"It's early doors. This is only round one. We'll have to go back to the drawing board again and look at that game."
Eoghan Hawe scored a brace of second half goals as Derry eased past Fermanagh at the Athletic Grounds to qualify for the last four of the Ulster MFC.
There was action in three of the provinces this afternoon.
Goals from Meehaul McGrath and Naoise Waldron sent Derry on the road to a convincing Christy Ring Cup second round success over Armagh at the Athletic Grounds today.
This weekend sees Ulster Gaels living in the six counties get one over their counterparts in the Republic.
Derry are without two key Slaughtneil stars for tomorrow's Christy Ring Cup encounter away to Armagh.
Write Derry off at your peril states Donegal vice captain Hugh McFadden who is in no doubt the Oakleafers will be a different side to the one that lined out in the NFL.
Pete McGrath's eyebrow-raising outburst after Louth's meek surrender to Carlow on Sunday was certainly not unique in the history of the GAA.
Derry manager Damien McErlain reckons that much of the criticism surrounding Tyrone's style of play is unwarranted.
Slaughtneil will start their Derry SFC title defence against Magherafelt after the draw for the opening round of the competition was made last night.
The Lidl Teams of the 2018 Ladies National Football League have been revealed.
Rory Gallagher says there is no appetite among players for a tiered football championship.
Check out who made the cut on our football team of the week...
Here are the players that stood out for us on the hurling fields over the weekend...
Twitter was full of get well soon messages from Mayo midfielder Tom Parsons following the horrific leg injury he sustained in yesterday's defeat to Galway...
"Look, every time they got a goal it was another nail in our coffin. But it's a game where you just have to keep going."
"Look, there's always relief when you achieve something that you know you're going to have to work very hard for and at the same time that's the same for every game, so it's nothing that's massively different, we just have to learn ourselves."
At times Donegal looked irresistible as they inflicted a 2-20 to 1-15 defeat on Cavan in this preliminary-round provincial clash at Ballybofey.
Today we had eight more games in the hurling and football championships.
Derry, Tyrone and Cavan gained entry to the Ulster MFC winners enclosure this evening.
London got their Christy Ring Cup campaign off to a winning start at Derry's expense in Ballinascreen today.
RTÉ has set the scene for the upcoming football and hurling championships with a brilliant promo video.
Dual star Chrissy McKaigue will captain the Derry senior hurlers in their Christy Ring Cup opener against London today from his right half-forward berth.