Derry City start season on the road to newly-promoted Longford Town

See all Derry City's 2021 fixtures here

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Derry City's season will begin on Saturday, March 20

Derry City will begin the 2021 SSE Airtricity League season with a trip to newly-promoted Longford Town on Saturday, March 20.

The fixtures for the new campaign have been released and show that the Candystripes are set to play their first Brandywell game against league champions Shamrock Rovers on Friday, March 26. 

As it stands, the season has returned to normal scheduling with 36 league games set to be played, running from March until November.

City will conclude their season with away games against Finn Harps and Dundalk while the last game at the Brandywell takes place against Sligo Rovers.

Full fixture list below:


20/03 Longford Town A

26/03 Shamrock Rovers H


02/04 Waterford H

09/04St. Pat's Athletic A

16/04 Drogheda H

19/04 Dundalk H

24/04 Rovers A

30/04 Bohs A


03/05 Finn Harps H

07/05 Longford Town H

14/05 Shamrock Rovers A

21/05 Waterford A

24/05 St. Pat's Athletic H

28/05 Drogheda United A


11/06 Bohemians H

18/06 Finn Harps A

21/06 Sligo Rovers H

25/06 Dundalk A


02/07 Waterford H

09/07 St. Pat's Athletic A

16/07 Shamrock Rovers H

31/07 Longford Town A


06/08 Drogheda United H

13/08 Dundalk H

21/08 Sligo Rovers A


03/09 Bohemians A

10/09 Finn Harps H

24/09 Longford Town H


01/10 Shamrock Rovers A

08/10 Waterford A

15/10 St. Pat's Athletic H

25/10 Drogheda United A

29/10 Bohemians H


05/11 Finn Harps A

12/11 Sligo Rovers H

19/11 Dundalk A

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