Football League: Antrim 1-17 0-06 Waterford

Paddy Cunningham
Paddy Cunningham

Antrim secured the first win of their Football League Division Four campaign by comfortably beating Waterford.

The Saffrons raced into an early lead in difficult conditions at Creggan and led 0-11 to 0-2 at half-time, with CJ McGourty prominent on the scoresheet.

A Paddy Cunningham goal extended his side's lead to 11 points and a McGourty point from play made it 1-15 to 0-5.

Kevin Niblock made his return to action as a substitute and scored a point for the victors late on.

It was a much-needed victory for Antrim as they had lost their opening two league matches.

A five-point defeat by Leitrim was followed by a 3-9 to 1-13 loss to Wicklow three weeks ago.

Liam Bradley's side travel to face Carlow next Sunday.

Weekend Football League results

Division One

Dublin 0-18 1-17 Cork

Mayo 2-15 1-13 Kerry

Derry 3-16 0-12 Westmeath

Kildare 1-21 3-16 Tyrone

Division Two

Down 4-16 0-09 Louth

Meath 2-10 0-19 Armagh

Laois 1-20 0-08 Galway

Donegal 2-11 0-10 Monaghan

Division Three

Sligo 0-18 1-12 Offaly

Roscommon 1-21 0-13 Limerick

Wexford 0-06 0-13 Cavan

Longford 1-15 2-11 Fermanagh

Division Four

Leitrim 1-17 1-08 Carlow

Antrim 1-17 0-06 Waterford

Clare 2-13 1-08 Wicklow

London 1-07 1-19 Tipperary