Derry City chairman Kevin Friel has been killed in a road accident near Raphoe in county Donegal.Mr Friel a married man with a young family came from Ballymagorry near Strabane in County Tyrone.

He had been chairman of Derry City FC for almost 3 years. Tonights meeting of the 22 National league clubs was adjourned in mid session as a mark of respect to the late Mr Friel.