Sligo Rovers and Derry City played out a 1-all draw in the LOI Premier Division last night.

Ten minutes into the second half a ball right through the middle was flicked on by Mark Byrne to send Jordan Gibson through and the midfielder slotted it home.

Derry equalised just five minutes from time when Ronan Boyce’s shot deflected off Shane Blaney and into the Sligo goal.

Elsewhere, Bohemians picked up a valuable three points with a derby win over Shamrock Rovers last night in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division.

Georgie Kelly was on target as the hosts won 1-nil at Dalymount Park.

St Patrick's Athletic joined Shamrock Rovers at the top after a 4-1 win over Finn Harps at Richmond Park.

Dundalk beat rivals Drogheda United 1-nil, while Waterford beat fellow strugglers Longford Town 2-1 at Bishopsgate.