We’ve got the right man – Philip O’Doherty

Ruaidhri Higgins & Philip O'Doherty. Photo Derry City FC

Stephen Kenny has lost another member of his Republic of Ireland backroom team as Ruaidhri Higgins has been appointed boss of Derry City.

Higgins has signed a three and a half year deal to replace Declan Devine as manager of the Candystripes.

Derry are bottom of the Premier Division and without a win since the start of the season.

Club Chairman Philip O'Doherty feels they have got a winner in Higgins...