Derry City start pre-season with two wins

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Derry City started their pre-season campaign with two wins on Wednesday night.

Manager Kenny Shiels attended Drumahoe for the annual Billy Kee Memorial Cup clash against Irish League neighbours Institute.

Derry won the tie 3-2 on penalties when it finished 2-2 after extra time. New signing Niclas Vemmelund scored both of Derry's goals.

At the same time in Buncrana, Derry beat an Inishowen select 2-1 at Maginn Park.

Ramelton's Barry McNamee scored the opener as Cathal Farren bagged the winner for the Candystrips.

Derry's next game is this Friday in Belfast against Glentoran.