Sligo Rovers 3 Finn Harps 1

Sligo Rovers beat Finn Harps 3-1 in Friday night’s north west derby at the Showgrounds.

First-half goals from Niall Watson, the impressive Ronan Murray and Sam Warde – who scored direct from a corner-kick – gave Rovers all three points.

Harry Ashcroft scored a late consolation for the visitors who had manager Ollie Horgan sent to the stand, following a verbal exchange with the fourth official.