McKenna Cup prepares for hard push in the league says former Derry star Eamon Burns

Derry GAA 2016

Derry must use the Dr McKenna Cup as a platform to strengthen up defensively so that they can make a push in the league later in the year, according to former Derry player, Eamon Burns.

Derry started the competition well, beating Armagh at home last weekend, and they now face an away fixture to Down.

Tom Comack spoke to Burns on Highland Saturday Sport, looking ahead to that clash and the season ahead...