Mark McChrystal


Player Profile

Age: 36 years, 11 months

Place of Birth: Derry

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Defender

Height: 6' 1"

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jul 2019 Present Derry City
Jan 2010 Nov 2010 Derry City
Aug 2009 Dec 2009 Lisburn Distillery
Oct 2007 Aug 2009 Derry City
Jun 2003 Dec 2006 Derry City
Present Crusaders


Start DateEnd DateTeam

Derry born Mark was signed for Derry City from Wolverhampton Wanderers in 2003 and made an instant impression at the Brandywell. But manager Dermot Keely soon sent him out on loan to Institute.

He returned to Derry and played under Gavin Dykes and Peter Hutton, fighting his way back into the team. But new manager Pat Fenlon released Mark from the Brandywell club in December 2006 and Mark joined Partick Thistle in January 2007.

Released by Partick in the summer of 2007, Mark rejoined Derry City in August and spent a further two years at the Brandywell picking up a League Cup winners medal in 2008. He moved on again in August 2009, signing for Lisburn Distillery before returning for a third spell at Derry City in January 2010.

At the end of the 2010 season Mark signed for English club Tranmere Rovers. He made 41 league appearances for Tranmere, and had a short loan spell at Scunthorpe United in 2012, but left the club on 3 January 2013 to join Bristol Rovers.

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Mark McChrystal 2020 Record - League of Ireland Premier Division

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
May 15, 2021 Shamrock Rovers 0 - 0 Derry City Tallaght Stadium
May 7, 2021 Derry City 1 - 1 Longford Town The Brandywell
May 3, 2021 Derry City 1 - 2 Finn Harps The Brandywell
April 30, 2021 Bohemians 1 - 2 Derry City Dalymount Park
April 24, 2021 Sligo Rovers 0 - 1 Derry City The Showgrounds
April 3, 2021 Derry City 1 - 2 Waterford The Brandywell