Eamon Zayed and Daniel Lafferty were on target in the second half as Derry City won 2-1 at Bray Wanderers to move into third in the Premier Division table.
Zayed scored with a close-range header in the 68th minute after James McClean picked up Ruaidhri Higgins' pass before skipping past Shane O'Connor and producing a teasing cross for Zayed.
Lafferty headed home from a McClean right-wing corner in the 73rd minute.
John Mulroy scored with a header from a Jake Kelly corner late in the game.
The victory extends the Candystripes' unbeaten league run to nine games.
Ger Doherty saved from Chris Shields early in the game and Lafferty then headed over for Derry.
Stewart Greacen's clever flick flew wide of the post and Gareth McGlynn and Patrick McEleney blasted over.
Zayed and McEleney went close in the second half.