With some clubs having their stall already for the campaign ahead and a number of teams have began their pre-season regime. There are still some clubs yet to appoint their managers.
Antrim club Rasharkin are still on the lookout for someone to look after their senior football team. Former Ballinderry boss Fabian Muldoon was linked to the post but he has since ruled himself out.
Dungiven are in the process of appointing a senior football manager with any interested parties asked to contact Kieran McKeever (Chairman) and Mary K Burke (Secretary) before this Friday. Kevin Madden was the outgoing manager after a three year term.
Elsewhere in Derry leading clubs Ballinascreen and Kilrea have yet to appoint replacements after both their managers departed their posts.. Derry manager Damian Barton was the outgoing supremo at Pearse Park with Ballinascreen duo Ciaran Meenagh and Martin Boyle moving to take over Tyrone side Dromore.