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#Longford GAA

# longford-gaa - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Posting GAA skills videos and teaching Junior Cert students online as Covid-19 crisis continues

Longford’s Mickey Quinn talks about how secondary school students are coping during the coronavirus.

# longford-gaa - Friday 21 June, 2019

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Two changes for Longford ahead of Tyrone qualifier challenge while Limerick also show hand

The Shannonsiders have made three switches in advance of their meeting with Westmeath.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Mullinalaghta star returns from suspension while Kildare name unchanged side for Leinster replay

The sides will meet again in Tullamore on Sunday.

# longford-gaa - Friday 24 May, 2019

Five Leinster club winners named to start as Longford show hand for quarter-final showdown

Padraic Davis’ men take on Kildare on Sunday.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

'Definitely a conversation to be had' about a second-tier championship, says Leinster club winner

Mullinalaghta star Shane Mulligan says that there is scope to have a debate about bringing in such a competition.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Mullinalaghta dream dies in Thurles as 14-man Dr Crokes book All-Ireland final spot

The Kerry champions prevailed despite a red card for Johnny Buckley on Saturday.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 26 January, 2019

From 'feeding the hunger' of the All-Ireland champions to gunning for her own basketball glory

Dublin LGFA and Longford GAA nutritionist Kate McDaid leads an extremely busy life.

# longford-gaa - Friday 28 December, 2018

'We still pinch ourselves and ask if it's real. It's a great lift for every small club in the country'

Mullianalghta chairman John Keegan speaks to The42 about a fairytale season for the new Leinster champions from Longford.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 25 November, 2018

The half-parish of 400 people looking to make history with Leinster football final spot

Mullinalaghta are aiming to become the first Longford club to reach a senior Leinster final when they take on Éire Óg this weekend.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 15 September, 2018

'You've a handful here, boy'- Donaghy's warning to a Longford defender before the Star was born

Longford defender Barry Gilleran recalls marking Kieran Donaghy in 2006 when he made his breakthrough for Kerry.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Ratified! Former Longford star forward confirmed as new senior manager

Padraic Davis takes over as manager from Denis Connerton.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Former Longford star forward Padraic Davis proposed to take over as new senior manager

The 42-year-old is one of Longford’s greatest ever players following a 12 year inter-county career.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Denis Connerton brings to an end his second stint as Longford manager

Connerton led Longford to their first Leinster semi-final in 30 years earlier this summer.

# longford-gaa - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Retiring from teaching to avoid 'ill-health' and having no fear against Gaelic football's Real Madrid

Longford football manager Denis Connerton speaks to The42 ahead of Longford’s Leinster SFC semi-final against Dublin this weekend.

# longford-gaa - Monday 28 May, 2018

'It brings lads closer together' - Longford rejoice after ending 30-year wait for Leinster semi-final

Longford edged out Meath to book a place in the last four of the Leinster SFC.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Longford see off Meath fightback to secure first Leinster semi-final in 30 years

Longford will face Dublin in their first Leinster semi in three decades.

# longford-gaa - Monday 21 December, 2015

'My work would be unfinished if I didn't give it a shot' - Skelly wants GAA's top job

Longford’s Martin Skelly is bidding to become the next President of the GAA.

# longford-gaa - Monday 1 June, 2015

'Who's going to get within 15 points of Dublin?' Longford boss calls for new Leinster format

Jim Gavin’s side racked up a cricket score at Croke Park on Sunday afternoon.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Kildare withstand Longford rally to win Leinster U21 football title GAA

Kildare withstand Longford rally to win Leinster U21 football title

Paddy Brophy’s second-half goal was the crucial score in tonight’s decider in O’Moore Park in Portlaoise.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Leinster U21FC: Kildare and Longford clear semi final hurdles

The Lilywhites will face Longford in the decider after tonight’s last four clashes.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Dubs seek to bounce back from U21 disappointment

Senior boss Jim Gavin has admitted that he was not expecting Wednesday night’s reversal against Longford.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Leinster U21FC: Longford shock Dublin as Wexford defeat Westmeath

Two counties who met in the 2011 Leinster U21 final will face off in this year’s semi-final.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Division 2 FL: Wins for Derry and Westmeath

Unplayable pitches in Drogheda and Armagh meant that only two matches survived in Division 2. Derry and Westmeath earned vital victories.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Division Two FL: Wins for Galway, Westmeath, and Wexford

Laois showed their Division Two potential on Saturday night. How would the rest of the contenders fare on Sunday? Galway, Westmeath, and Wexford did well.

# longford-gaa - Friday 19 October, 2012

Leinster club football previews

There are county football finals this weekend in Kildare, Laois, Longford and Westmeath, along with semi-final ties in Dublin.

# longford-gaa - Friday 12 October, 2012

County Football Final Previews

There are football deciders in Connacht, Ulster and Leinster this weekend.

# longford-gaa - Monday 1 October, 2012

Draw in Cavan senior decider while St Brigid's maintain three-in-a-row bid in Roscommon

There was also semi-final football action in London and Longford over the weekend.

# longford-gaa - Monday 4 June, 2012

Well played: here’s our GAA team of the week XV

Well played: here’s our GAA team of the week

Time for the plaudits once again after a busy weekend of Gaelic football action.

Flynn says Longford are like 'a bad ex-girlfriend'

Star wing-back, managers Jason and Glenn Ryan, and Brian Kavanagh react to Wexford’s draw with Longford at Croke Park

# longford-gaa - Sunday 3 June, 2012

As it happened: Longford v Wexford, Leinster SFC Quarter-Final

We’ll be back for more as Longford saved their season with the last kick of the game following an intriguing opener at Croke Park against Wexford.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Togging out: here’s the weekend’s football championship previews

Three teams come out to play, fancying their chances of upsetting the odds, but Ewan MacKenna expects results to go to plan in this weekend’s football championship action.

# longford-gaa - Friday 1 June, 2012

You betcha! Check out the top three wagers of the GAA weekend

Having escaped from the office with €100 of our money, Ewan MacKenna spends the summer betting it wisely and promising us a profit via his three tips a week.

Louth change one for Dubs test

Peter Fitzpatrick has recalled Dessie Finnegan in defence for Sunday’s Croke Park clash with the All-Ireland champions.

# longford-gaa - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Ryan names unchanged Longford side

Goal hero Paul Barden will captain an unchanged Longford side in the Leinster SFC quarter-final against Wexford this Sunday.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Round-Up: Wins for Donegal, Longford, Louth and Limerick

It was a busy day of Championship football up and down the country, with Cavan no match for the Ulster champions.

# longford-gaa - Sunday 29 April, 2012

GAA reaction: Ryan blames Wexford loss on 'bad decision-making'

The manager said individual errors and a poor first half contributed to his side’s downfall yesterday.

GAA reaction: Ryan bemoans 'poor second half,' despite victory

The Longford manager was in a relaxed mood, after his side’s hard-earned win yesterday.

# longford-gaa - Saturday 28 April, 2012

As it happened: Longford v Wexford, National Football League Division Three Final

Glenn Ryan’s Longford upset the odds and a disappointing Wexford thanks to a huge first half as they capture the Division 3 crown.

Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today GAA

Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today

Whatever about Wexford, but for Longford, Wicklow and Fermanagh today’s finals cannot be about one day out at HQ.

# longford-gaa - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Neighbourly relations: Shine eyeing Longford scalp

The Rossies forward has targeted a win at Pearse Park this weekend as Des Newton’s side continue their push for promotion from Division Three.

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