Derry City win for the first time away from home in the Premier Division

Derry City Patrick McEleneyDerry City had their first away league win on Sunday beating Athlone Town 1-0.

The only score of the game was a Patrick Mc Eleney free kick from 35 yards out on 19 minutes.

Manager Peter Hutton made three changes for the game which included a first league start for new signing Philip Lowry.

The win moves Derry up to 6th in the table while the next game for the Candystrips is this coming Thursday in Wales against Aberystwyth Town in the Europa League Qualifier.