Tomorrow at Brandywell Stadium in the first match of the Europa Conference League 1st round qualification, we will face one of the strongest teams in the Irish championship "Derry City". The kick-off at 21:45 Latvian time. Live broadcast on Sportacentrs.com and TV4 channel.
"Derry City" is a club founded in 1928. "Derry City" is season 1964/1965 Irish Highest league champion. "Derry" also won the Irish championship in 1989 and 1997.
In the previous season, "Derry City" took fourth place in Ireland's strongest championship. In 36 games, "Derry" won 14 times, drew 12 times, suffered ten losses and earned 54 points. "Shamrock Rovers" became the champion with 78 points.
Ten teams play in the Irish top flight. This season, "Derry" is in third place in the Irish championship. The team has earned 40 points in 22 games. The leader with 51 points in 23 games is the "Shamrock Rovers" team. In second place with 41 points is "Dundalk", against whom we dramatically lost in 2019.
20 players flight to Ireland. Today the team held an official pre-match training session at the game venue. The main task was to get used to Derry's artificial surface and Umbro balls.
Tomorrow the game starts at 21:45 Latvian time. You can watch the game live on the Sportacentrs.com and on the TV4 channel.