DERRY MAYOR TELLS OF ‘SADNESS’ AT DEATH OF CITY CAPTAIN RYAN MCBRIDE
“I was very shocked to hear of the sudden passing of such a talented and dedicated young man who devoted his life to football and to his beloved Derry City FC team.
“It’s a hugely sad day for the people of the city and region.
“I have heard so many moving tributes to Ryan today about what a quiet and modest young man he was who was worked hard on the field for his team and was a fantastic role model for young people.
“I would like to express my sincere condolences to his family and friends at this very difficult time.”