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#Longford Town

# longford-town - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Super-sub scores stunning lob to earn crucial win for Longford Town Brace This post contains videos

Super-sub scores stunning lob to earn crucial win for Longford Town

Aaron McCabe grabbed the first of his two goals just three minutes after coming on.

# longford-town - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Dundalk and Cork nudge through to FAI Cup second round Late Drama This post contains videos

Dundalk and Cork nudge through to FAI Cup second round

Both were 1-0 winners, although Cork’s was highly dramatic.

# longford-town - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Verdon scores twice as Longford Town win 'midlands clasico'

There was late drama in the league’s other game between Cobh Ramblers and Galway United.

# longford-town - Friday 10 July, 2020

Mustang Sally, Stephen Kenny and the Longford Town legacy

Longford Town were going nowhere until Stephen Kenny arrived in 1998. Their subsequent success charmed the nation and set the then 26-year-old on the road to the biggest job in Irish football.

# longford-town - Sunday 21 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Man (30s) arrested in connection with armed robbery at convenience store in Longford Longford Town

Man (30s) arrested in connection with armed robbery at convenience store in Longford

No one was injured during the raid.

# longford-town - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Newly-promoted Shels snap up former Longford Town and Shamrock Rovers forward New Recruit This post contains videos

Newly-promoted Shels snap up former Longford Town and Shamrock Rovers forward

20-year-old Aaron Dobbs has penned a two-year deal with the Drumcondra outfit.

# longford-town - Friday 11 October, 2019

Drama as Cabinteely beat Longford on penalties to advance in play-offs Perseverance This post contains videos

Drama as Cabinteely beat Longford on penalties to advance in play-offs

Rob Manley scored the winning penalty for his side.

# longford-town - Friday 4 October, 2019

Cabinteely and Longford finish honours even in first leg of promotion play-off

The home side finished with ten men, but neither side could find a goal to leave next week’s second leg evenly-poised.

# longford-town - Saturday 28 September, 2019

'He'd be training with extra clothes to lose weight... He did the ugly jobs as a footballer'

Former League of Ireland stars Glen Crowe and Seán Prunty speak to The42 about playing with Dundalk manager Vinny Perth.

# longford-town - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'I had three operations in five seasons at Rovers. I worked my bollocks off to give myself a chance of coming back'

Shelbourne’s Luke Byrne talks about his return from a cruciate ligament injury, his side’s title-chasing season and working under Ian Morris.

# longford-town - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Byrne nets a double as Longford record biggest-ever win over Galway with four-goal hammering

Neale Fenn’s men have gone level with Drogheda United in the First Division after an impressive 4-0 win.

# longford-town - Friday 12 July, 2019

Leaders Shelbourne left frustrated after dramatic finale at Tolka Park

Drogheda United and Longford Town will hope to close the gap to Shels when they meet tomorrow.

# longford-town - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Appeal after man narrowly avoids injury in shooting at house in Longford town Shooting

Appeal after man narrowly avoids injury in shooting at house in Longford town

At around 10.30pm on 6 June, a number of shots were fired at an occupied house at Clonbalt Wood.

# longford-town - Friday 24 May, 2019

Shelbourne capitalise as Limerick topple First Division leaders

Cabinteely have fallen two places to third after suffering a defeat on Shannonside this evening.

# longford-town - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Longford Town maintain unbeaten start to return to the top of the table

Tonight’s win over Bray Wanderers leaves Neale Fenn’s side at the summit and with a game in hand.

# longford-town - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Ireland U21 winger scores again as UCD dump struggling Shelbourne out of EA Sports Cup

UCD and Derry City both progressed in the EA Sports Cup on Tuesday night.

# longford-town - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

EA Sports Cup champions Derry City welcome Longford to the Brandywell while Dundalk travel to Inchicore

The second round draw for the 2019 EA Sports Cup took place at FAI Headquarters on Tuesday.

# longford-town - Friday 22 February, 2019

Michael D. Higgins in attendance as Shelbourne prevail in five goal thriller away to Galway

It was a dramatic opening night in the SSE Airtricity League First Division on Friday.

# longford-town - Thursday 27 December, 2018

'It's been a mad few months': From Trinity and Dalymount to marking Mo Salah and gracing the Fifa Club World Cup Ben Mohamed Baby This post contains videos

'It's been a mad few months': From Trinity and Dalymount to marking Mo Salah and gracing the Fifa Club World Cup

Ayman Ben Mohamed talks about his time in the League of Ireland, studying at Trinity and winning the African Champions League.

# longford-town - Saturday 10 November, 2018

23-year-old former Trinity College student and Bohemians winger Ben Mohamed wins African Champions League

Ayman Ben Mohamed was raised in Dublin and spent time with UCD, Longford Town and Bohemians.

# longford-town - Friday 5 October, 2018

League of Ireland pair suspended for 'manipulating matches' have appeals thrown out

Athlone Town’s Igor Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan were handed 12-month suspensions in 2017.

# longford-town - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Paddy McCourt scores during 7-1 win as Harps, Shelbourne and Drogheda wrap up First Division play-off spots

The final round of fixtures in the SSE Airtricity League First Division took place on Saturday night.

# longford-town - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Watch: Kieran Sadlier scores a peach during tasty hat-trick against Longford Town Top Bins This post contains videos

Watch: Kieran Sadlier scores a peach during tasty hat-trick against Longford Town

Cork City inflicted a 7-0 defeat on Longford Town to book their spot in the FAI Cup semi-finals.

# longford-town - Saturday 25 August, 2018

McGlade and O'Reilly steer Longford into FAI Cup quarter-finals as Shelbourne bow out

Neale Fenn’s side booked their place in the last eight with a comfortable 2-0 win against Shelbourne.

# longford-town - Friday 29 June, 2018

UCD suffer shock four-goal defeat at the Bowl while Shelbourne continue fine form

There were big wins for Longford Town and Shelbourne on Friday as the race for promotion in the First Division heats up.

# longford-town - Friday 1 June, 2018

Students keep up the pace at top of the First Division with defeat of Ramblers

There was plenty of goals across the division.

# longford-town - Sunday 6 May, 2018

'Things were going really well and what killed me looking back was Ron Atkinson got the bullet'

Alan Kirby talks to The42 about his time at Aston Villa and his fond memories of playing with various League of Ireland teams.

# longford-town - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Brilliant Cobh comeback earns Henderson's troops a point against Longford

Longford threw away a two goal cushion at City Calling Stadium in their opening game of the 2018 First Division.

# longford-town - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Longford snap up Rovers midfielder despite contract offer from Belgium

Former Hoops and Dundalk man Darren Meenan appeared to be bound for Brussels.

# longford-town - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Sheppard scores a brace as Cork City cruise past Longford Town

It was all too easy for Cork City as they booked their place in the semi-final of the FAI Cup.

# longford-town - Friday 28 July, 2017

'At that level even the warm-ups are intense. I had to mark Zaha in training and keeping up with him was a problem'

Eddie Dsane chats to The 42 about his time at Crystal Palace and Preston, as well as last year’s move to the League of Ireland.

# longford-town - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Three goals put Cobh three points off top as Longford deliver under new manager

There were two games down for decision in the SSE Airtricity League First Division tonight.

# longford-town - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

17-year-old Dillon lands decisive blow as Rovers advance to semis

They join Cork City, Dundalk and Galway United in the final four of the EA Sports Cup.

# longford-town - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Longford Town win 7-goal thriller while St Pat's still unbeaten in EA Sports Cup since 2014

David O’Sullivan hit a hat-trick against Athlone Town.

# longford-town - Sunday 26 March, 2017

When sport is finished with you first: The story of Seán Prunty

The former Longford Town player was forced to retire at 27 due to a heart problem.

# longford-town - Saturday 18 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 30s stabbed repeatedly by gang of youths in Longford Longford Town

Man in his 30s stabbed repeatedly by gang of youths in Longford

The incident happened just after 8.30pm last night.

# longford-town - Friday 14 October, 2016

Longford on the brink of relegation after narrow loss to Sligo Rovers

Dave Robertson’s side enjoyed a 1-0 win at the Showgrounds.

# longford-town - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory Cameron

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Cameron Ireland Ltd has said “with great regret” that manufacturing, assembly and test activities at its Longford plant are “potentially” set to cease.

# longford-town - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Bray Wanderers nudge Longford Town a step closer to relegation LOI

Bray Wanderers nudge Longford Town a step closer to relegation

The Seagulls were 2-0 winners at City Calling Stadium thanks to goals from Derek Pender and Darragh Noone.

# longford-town - Saturday 13 August, 2016

The LOI's longest-serving manager steps down after nearly 7 years at the helm

Longford Town have parted ways with Tony Cousins after a bad run of form which sees them rooted to the bottom of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division.

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