Slaughtneil reach Derry Championship final and will face The Loup

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Derry Senior Football Championship semi-final result: Slaughtneil 2-09 v 0-09 Ballinderry Shamrocks

Slaughtneil beat Ballinderry Shamrocks in today’s Derry Senior Football Championship semi-final.

They now face The Loup in the final after outscoring Ballinderry 2-09 to 0-09.

Slaughtneil got on the scoreboard first, notching two points for an early lead.

Shane McGuigan then got a goal for Slaughtneil in the 13th minute, but Ballinderry still had not registered a score.

Some 5,465 fans watched the contest, which was Slaughtneil 1-06 v 0-05 Ballinderry at half-time.

Se McGuigan got Slaughtneil’s second goal and with only five minutes to go, that goal eased Slaughtneil to victory.