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# longford-football-2 - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Longford senior champions set to appeal after being hit with 48-week ban over €750 fine

The Longford Leader reports the Killoe club are set to launch an appeal.

# longford-football-2 - Monday 13 January, 2020

Avoiding injuries imperative for the county worst affected by player drop-outs

Longford have lost eight players from their 2019 panel.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Dublin and Laois claim Walsh Cup victories as Longford win O'Byrne Cup clash

Mattie Kenny’s side triumphed in Mullingar this afternoon.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 22 June, 2019

McShane nets twice as Tyrone safely navigate past Longford

Tyrone efficiently pushed passed the Leinster side and into the third round of qualifiers.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Kildare clinch 11-point win in Leinster replay to book semi-final date with Dublin

Cian O’Neill’s side got the better of Longford at the second time of asking in Tullamore.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 26 May, 2019

40 scores and over 90 minutes of action as Kildare and Longford draw in Leinster thriller

The replay will take place next Sunday in Tullamore.

# longford-football-2 - Thursday 23 May, 2019

'I think the ruling on it is a complete and utter disaster' - Loss of players to USA hits Longford hard

Manager Padraic Davis must plan without four of his squad for the championship.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 12 January, 2019

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Meath set-up O'Byrne Cup semi-final showdown with Dublin

We run through all today’s results in the pre-season competition.

# longford-football-2 - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

'Anything is possible' - Mullinalaghta give hope to small clubs all over Ireland

Rian Brady and man of the match Patrick Fox were reflecting on their stunning victory on Sunday.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 25 November, 2018

History makers! The first Longford club to reach a Leinster senior club football final

Mullinalaghta claimed a comfortable semi-final win over Carlow’s Éire Óg this afternoon.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Carlow and Longford champions set up novel Leinster club semi-final clash

St Columba’s and Éire Óg both claimed quarter-final victories today.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Kildare come good in the end to overcome Longford in All-Ireland qualifier

The Lilywhites enjoyed a three-point win at Pearse Park this evening.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Cluxton off injured while McCaffrey and O'Sullivan return as Dublin crush Longford

Dublin are into their eighth Leinster SFC final in succession.

# longford-football-2 - Monday 28 May, 2018

1-9 for O'Brien as Dublin claim 16-point win over Longford in Leinster U20 football opener

A strong start by Dublin in Pearse Park tonight.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Meath edge Longford in historic free-taking competition in near darkness

Meath will face Westmeath in the O’Byrne Cup final.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Donegal late show enough to see off brave Longford

Rory Gallagher’s team have won an All-Ireland and three Ulster titles since they last lost at home in Ballybofey.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Relegated in April, Laois riding high in May thanks to big victory over Longford

Laois had 11 points to spare as they swatted aside Longford.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Longford slump to 25-point defeat as Dubs cruise into Leinster minor semi-final

Dublin didn’t score for the first 14 minutes but from that point it was one-way traffic.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Wexford skipper lands last-gasp free to bring Division 3 final with Tipperary to a replay

Longford picked up the Division 4 crown with a win over Wicklow.

# longford-football-2 - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Fresh from All-Ireland club win, Con O'Callaghan starts for Dublin U21s tonight

Dessie Farrell makes two changes to the Dubs side that beat Westmeath.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 11 March, 2017

2-7 for Sweeney as Tipperary boost promotion hopes with victory over Longford

Jimmy Feehan hit the other goal for Liam Kearns side as they claimed an eight-point win in Thurles.

# longford-football-2 - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Tipp manager Kearns in agreement with 'fuming' Longford supremo over postponement

Liam Kearns says that Tipp’s promotion chances have been ‘compromised’ by last Sunday’s controversial postponement of their scheduled game with Longford.

# longford-football-2 - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

3 late Longford points help them upset home side Kildare in Leinster U21 quarter-final

A semi-final with Dublin awaits in the EirGrid Leinster U21 football championship.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Niall Kelly goal helps strong Kildare side to O'Byrne Cup win over Longford

The Lilywhites are up and running for 2017.

# longford-football-2 - Monday 18 July, 2016

'It was maybe a bit emotional for our boys coming home' - Longford's great run ends

Denis Connerton felt recent exertions finally caught up on his side.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 16 July, 2016

3 players sent-off as Cork's second-half comeback clinches win over Longford

Glennon Brothers Pearse Park staged today’s contest.

# longford-football-2 - Friday 15 July, 2016

Rebels keep the faith and remain unchanged for Saturday's football qualifier with Longford

Neither Alan Cadogan or Aidan Walsh are included.

# longford-football-2 - Thursday 14 July, 2016

One change to Longford team that will face Cork in Saturday's All-Ireland football qualifier

Glennon Brothers Pearse Park will host Saturday’s showdown.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Monaghan become another notch on Longford's belt of qualifier scalps

Longford send Monaghan packing for their latest upset victory in the backdoor.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Big shock as Longford dump Monaghan out of the championship

Denis Connerton’s men had to come from behind but were well worth their victory.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Just the 46 scores in Newry thriller as Longford claim qualifier win over Down

Substitutes Seamus Hannon and Mark Hughes scored vital extra-time goals for Longford.

# longford-football-2 - Monday 16 May, 2016

Offaly victory means so much, Fermanagh suffer 'power cut': Championship talking points

The Faithful county ended their nine-year losing run in Leinster with victory over Longford in Tullamore yesterday.

# longford-football-2 - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Longford boss Connerton in quit threat just weeks before championship opener

The Midlanders could lose Denis Connerton in a row over local club fixtures.

# longford-football-2 - Thursday 11 February, 2016

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Unbeaten Kildare are top of the table as Longford and Sligo also triumph

There were also wins for Antrim, Wicklow and Louth in Division 4.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Meath down Longford to lift their first O'Byrne Cup since 2006

Graham Reilly was man of the match with six points from play in Páirc Tailteann.

# longford-football-2 - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Dublin surprised as Longford claim six-point win in O'Byrne Cup semi-final

Liam Connerton’s 64th minute goal was the decisive score.

# longford-football-2 - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

One county is looking back to the future in the hunt for a new manager

Longford will hold interviews for the vacant senior football manager role next week.

# longford-football-2 - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Derry set up All-Ireland semi-final against Kerry or Sligo with quarter-final win

Victory for the Oak Leaf youngsters against Longford today.

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