Derry City sign highly rated Phillip Lowry from Linfield

lowryDerry City boss Peter Hutton has made his first major signing by capturing midfielder Philip Lowry from Linfield.

Lowry, from Limavady, was out of contract. He joined Linfield from Institute five years ago.

The highly rated attacking midfielder scored 53 goals in 204 appearances for Linfield.

He will not be eligible to play for Derry City until July because of the transfer window.

Earlier this week, Derry released Mark Stewart and Enda Curran.