A deserved victory – Ruaidhri Higgins

Ruaidhri Higgins. Photo @derrycityfc

Derry City got their first win of the season in the S-S-E Airtricity League Premier Division on Saturday evening and a first for the new manager.

The Candystrips beat Sligo Rovers 1-0 in their north-west derby at the Showgrounds with Will Patching scoring from the penalty spot in the 51st minute.

Higgins told Kevin McLaughlin he was impressed with their outing at The Showgrounds...