Mark McCabe (53)


Mark McCabe's winner secured a top six berth for Newry (Picture: Philip Magowan/


Newry City secured their place in the post-split top six following this Friday night defeat of Dergview at The Showgrounds.

Mark McCabe grabbed the only goal of the game after 53 minutes, his 13th of the campaign, to secure the points for Darren Mullen's side.

Full report to follow.

Newry City: Maguire, Noonan, Cunningham, King, Boyle, Mooney, Walker, Carville, McCabe, Johnston, M. Hughes subs Havern (replaced Johnston 75), Mullen (not used), S. Hughes (replaced Walker 77), McMahon (replaced Cunningham 65), Mackin (not used)

Dergview: McCusker, M. Buchanan, Wray, McNulty, Taylor, Callaghan, McManus, Falconer, Pomeroy, McGlynn, Campbell subs Lynch (not used), Arnold (replaced Falconer 52), Ad. Buchanan (replaced McManus 82), Browne (replaced Callaghan 82)

Referee: Peter McGrath

Tags:  Dergview  Newry City