Derry City start with win over Cockhill Celtic

Derry City started their pre-season campaign with a comfortable 3-1 win over Cockhill Celtic.

Boss Declan Devine gave starts to goalkeeper Peter Cherrie, defenders Ciaran Coll, Josh Kerr's, Patrick McClean; midfielders, Ciaron Harkin, Greg Sloggett and striker David Parkhouse.

Derry City side which defeated Cockhill Celtic, at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium, on Friday night.

Derry City side which defeated Cockhill Celtic, at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium, on Friday night.

Coll scored the opening goal in the first half, before youngsters Parkhouse and Shane McNamee netted in the second half.