Derry progress to Dr McKenna Cup Final

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Derry 1-17  Cavan 1-10
Derry advanced to the final of the Dr. McKenna Cup with a 7 point victory over Cavan in the Athletic Grounds in Armagh.  There was little between the teams until man of the match Ryan Bell converted a penalty for Derry and further points followed to leave the Oak Leaf County leading by 1-10 to 0-6 at half time.
 Derry maintained their 7 point advantage in the 2nd half despite a Killian Clarke goal for Cavan.
 The Dr McKenna Cup Final between Derry and Tyrone takes place in the Athletic Grounds, Armagh next Saturday, January 23rd with a 7.30pm throw in.
 Sean McCaffrey spoke to the Derry Manager Damien Barton after the game who admitted semi finals were all about winning and they would now look forward to the final...