Timlin signs for St Pats as McCormick commits to the Brandywell

Mark Timlin

Buncrana man Mark Timlin has left Derry City and signed with St Patricks Athletic while Conor McCormack has penned a new deal at the Brandywell.

Timlin who finished the 2015 campaign as Derry’s top goalscorer, hitting the net 10 times in 28 games was name as one of three new signings at Richmond Park on Friday.

The other two being former Republic of Ireland International Keith Treacy and Bray Wanderers Graham Kelly.

Conor McCormick has signed a one year deal at Derry with an option for another year.

The 25 year old joined City on a short term deal from St Patrick’s Athletic last season and shone during his nine appearances in the heart of Derry’s midfield.

McCormack becomes new boss Kenny Shiels’ third signing since his appointment.