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#Longford Town

# longford-town - Saturday 15 May, 2021

Burt belter sends Bohemians on their way to dominant away win over Longford
# Bohs Bohs Bohs
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# Bohs Bohs Bohs

Burt belter sends Bohemians on their way to dominant away win over Longford

Sat 8:14 PM 2,379 Views 0 Comments

Ali Coote was also on target in the 2-0 win.

# longford-town - Monday 3 May, 2021

Dundalk rally from two goals down against Longford to earn draw with late equaliser
# All Square
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# All Square

Dundalk rally from two goals down against Longford to earn draw with late equaliser

May 3rd 2021, 8:06 PM 2,666 Views 1 Comment

Dylan Grimes and Rob Manley put the hosts in front before Dundalk levelled through Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe and Chris Shields.

# longford-town - Saturday 24 April, 2021

Early Prince goal crowns badly-needed Waterford win against Longford
# Another Hit
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# Another Hit

Early Prince goal crowns badly-needed Waterford win against Longford

Apr 24th 2021, 8:25 PM 2,517 Views 0 Comments

Kevin Sheedy’s side endured a second-half red card to win for the first time in four games.

# longford-town - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Longford end losing run by holding Finn Harps to draw
# Stalemate
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# Stalemate

Longford end losing run by holding Finn Harps to draw

Apr 20th 2021, 10:36 PM 2,274 Views 1 Comment

The visitors couldn’t find way past Longford goalkeeper Mick Kelly.

# longford-town - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Unbeaten Rovers snatch injury time winner against newly promoted Longford
# Late Late Show
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# Late Late Show

Unbeaten Rovers snatch injury time winner against newly promoted Longford

Apr 17th 2021, 8:14 PM 2,906 Views 1 Comment

Irish international Graham Burke and Sean Gannon fired Rovers to a dramatic 2-1 win.

Man (20s) assaulted by group of males in Longford Town last night
# Assault
# Assault

Man (20s) assaulted by group of males in Longford Town last night

Apr 17th 2021, 2:30 PM 31,250 Views 21 Comments

The man was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital to be treated for his injuries, which are not life threatening.

# longford-town - Friday 2 April, 2021

Buckley's goal sends Sligo top as they see off Longford
# Pacesetters
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# Pacesetters

Buckley's goal sends Sligo top as they see off Longford

Apr 2nd 2021, 8:00 PM 3,606 Views 1 Comment

Buckley’s goal was the difference between the sides at Bishopsgate.

# longford-town - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Longford complete improbable comeback to earn point at Bohemians
# Comeback Kids
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# Comeback Kids

Longford complete improbable comeback to earn point at Bohemians

Mar 27th 2021, 6:18 PM 3,142 Views 3 Comments

The newly-promoted side came from 2-0 down at Dalymount Park this afternoon.

# longford-town - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Planes, trains and cat food - the untold story of the Ireland manager's first trip
# The42 Reads
From The42
# The42 Reads

Planes, trains and cat food - the untold story of the Ireland manager's first trip

Mar 21st 2021, 8:00 AM 22,802 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Kenny jets out of Dublin this week for Ireland’s opening World Cup qualifier – but no matter what happens it is unlikely to be as dramatic as his first European trip as a manager.

'People were saying we couldn't do it and we haven't added enough, but we shut a few people up'
# Reaction
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# Reaction

'People were saying we couldn't do it and we haven't added enough, but we shut a few people up'

Mar 21st 2021, 7:15 AM 4,012 Views 2 Comments

Longford Town midfielder Aodh Dervin reflects on his side’s impressive 2-0 win over Derry City on the opening weekend of the Premier Division season.

# longford-town - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Superb Longford Town beat Derry City on return to Premier Division
# Back In The Big Time
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# Back In The Big Time

Superb Longford Town beat Derry City on return to Premier Division

Mar 20th 2021, 7:56 PM 3,880 Views 2 Comments

Daire Doyle’s side were 2-0 winners at Bishopsgate.

# longford-town - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

€22.5k worth of cash and jewellery, including Rolex watches, seized during raid in Longford
# Crime Watch
# Crime Watch

€22.5k worth of cash and jewellery, including Rolex watches, seized during raid in Longford

Feb 24th 2021, 4:45 PM 23,966 Views 9 Comments

The seizure was made during a search in Longford town yesterday evening.

# longford-town - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Longford Town stun Shelbourne to seal promotion to Premier Divsision
# Shelshocked
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# Shelshocked

Longford Town stun Shelbourne to seal promotion to Premier Divsision

Nov 15th 2020, 4:58 PM 12,084 Views 4 Comments

Rob Manley was the Midlanders’ hero.

# longford-town - Friday 6 November, 2020

Longford see off Caulfield's Galway to reach promotion play-off
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

Longford see off Caulfield's Galway to reach promotion play-off

Nov 6th 2020, 10:02 PM 6,224 Views 3 Comments

Daire Doyle’s side were 2-1 winners tonight, and will face either Finn Harps, Derry or Shelbourne for a place in the top flight.

# longford-town - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Setback for title-chasers Longford after 6-2 defeat to Galway United while Cabinteely overcome Cobh
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Setback for title-chasers Longford after 6-2 defeat to Galway United while Cabinteely overcome Cobh

Oct 4th 2020, 12:18 AM 5,270 Views 3 Comments

Tonight’s results put Cabinteely on level points with Longford Town.

# longford-town - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Super-sub scores stunning lob to earn crucial win for Longford Town
# Brace
From The42
# Brace

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

Sep 1st 2020, 10:50 AM 6,035 Views 2 Comments

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
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# Late Drama

Dundalk and Cork nudge through to FAI Cup second round

Aug 11th 2020, 10:53 PM 5,893 Views 2 Comments

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'
# First Division
From The42
# First Division

Verdon scores twice as Longford Town win 'midlands clasico'

Aug 8th 2020, 10:01 PM 6,823 Views 1 Comment

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
# Rise Of Kenny
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# Rise Of Kenny

Mustang Sally, Stephen Kenny and the Longford Town legacy

Updated Jul 10th 2020, 7:45 PM 13,009 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 21st 2020, 7:14 PM 19,299 Views 9 Comments

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
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# New Recruit

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

Oct 23rd 2019, 4:34 PM 5,184 Views 0 Comments

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
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# Perseverance

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

Oct 11th 2019, 10:53 PM 4,889 Views 4 Comments

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
# All To Play For
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# All To Play For

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

Oct 4th 2019, 9:58 PM 3,111 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Grafter
From The42
# Grafter

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

Sep 28th 2019, 7:00 AM 22,784 Views 1 Comment

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'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

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

Aug 15th 2019, 9:00 PM 8,936 Views 2 Comments

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
# Byrne Baby Byrne
From The42
# Byrne Baby Byrne

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

Jul 27th 2019, 9:59 PM 4,473 Views 1 Comment

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
# Results
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# Results

Leaders Shelbourne left frustrated after dramatic finale at Tolka Park

Jul 12th 2019, 11:36 PM 5,239 Views 0 Comments

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

# longford-town - Thursday 13 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 13th 2019, 8:00 PM 17,466 Views 3 Comments

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
# Promotion Race
From The42
# Promotion Race

Shelbourne capitalise as Limerick topple First Division leaders

May 24th 2019, 10:57 PM 4,520 Views 3 Comments

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
# So Far So Good
From The42
# So Far So Good

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

Apr 13th 2019, 10:20 PM 3,573 Views 3 Comments

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
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

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

Apr 2nd 2019, 10:24 PM 3,699 Views 0 Comments

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
# Second Round
From The42
# Second Round

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

Mar 12th 2019, 6:23 PM 2,817 Views 1 Comment

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
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

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

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:19 PM 6,288 Views 2 Comments

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
From The42
# Ben Mohamed Baby

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

Dec 27th 2018, 2:55 PM 22,329 Views 3 Comments

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
# The Boy Done Good
From The42
# The Boy Done Good

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

Nov 10th 2018, 9:49 AM 11,841 Views 17 Comments

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
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

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

Oct 5th 2018, 1:50 PM 4,359 Views 1 Comment

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 Derry Pele
From The42
# The Derry Pele

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

Sep 22nd 2018, 10:01 PM 8,015 Views 4 Comments

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
From The42
# Top Bins

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

Sep 8th 2018, 10:59 AM 5,240 Views 1 Comment

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
# Magic Of The Cup
From The42
# Magic Of The Cup

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

Aug 25th 2018, 9:50 PM 3,463 Views 2 Comments

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
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

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

Jun 29th 2018, 10:51 PM 4,166 Views 3 Comments

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

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