St Pat's returned to winning ways tonight following a 5-2 win against Derry City at Richmond Park.
Saints striker Christy Fagan scored a hat-trick to bring his tally to 12 goals in 15 league games.
Conan Byrne headed home a Killian Brennan first-half corner and Sean Hoare scored his first goal for the club when he headed another Brennan set-piece early in the second half.
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