Derry to lose to Armagh but it is Armagh who are relegated

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NFL Division Two: Armagh 1-18 v 0-15 Derry

Derry were relatively safe before today’s game against Armagh but the Armagh men needed a win and for results elsewhere to go their way.

Armagh managed the victory, winning on a score of Derry 0-15 v 1-18 Armagh.

But they have been relegated along with Laois from Division Two.

Sean Leo, who got married two days ago, put Derry ahead as the scores were tight on 0-04 to 0-03.

Quick fire scores by Armagh put them ahead 0-06 to 0-04 on 13 minutes and then they raced ahead.

At half-time, it was Armagh 1-12 (15) v 0-07 (7) Derry.

Derry pulled it back in the second half but Armagh led by three points as the game was played into seven minutes of injury time.

There was no change and they won on a score of: Armagh 1-15 v 0-15 Derry.