New Derry City boss Higgins will have Cretaro on backroom team

Raffaele Cretaro. Photo Stephen Doherty

Derry City have moved swiftly to replace Declan Devine as manager with Ruaidhri Higgins signing a three and a half year deal with the Brandywell club.

According to Kevin McLaughlin of the Derry Journal, the back-room team will include former Sligo Rovers and Finn Harps favourite Raffaele Cretaro.

McLaughlin outlined more about the appointment when he spoke with Chris Ashmore.