Declan Devine feels there’s not much between Derry and Rovers

Photo Stephen Doherty

Derry City will look to the close the gap on second placed Shamrock Rovers on Friday when they host the Hoops at the Brandywell.

A win would see the Candystrips move three points behind the Dublin side but they will have played two games more due to Rovers involvement in European games.

Derry have an almost fully fit squad with Junior the only concern with a thigh problem.

Manager Declan Devine knows Shamrock Rovers will be tough opposition…