First
Date: 7:45 p.m. Feb. 22, 2019
Venue: Markets Field
Att: 814

Live Updates for Limerick -v- Longford Town

90' + 3'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Limerick and Longford Town.

89'

Substitution

Aaron Fitzgerald replaces Darren Murphy for Limerick.

84'

Substitution

Colm Walsh O'Loghlen replaces Sean Russell for Limerick.

83'

Substitution

Jamie Doyle replaces Aaron Dobbs for Longford Town.

77'

Substitution

Dean Byrne replaces Shane Elworthy for Longford Town.

72'

Yellow Card

Jason Hughes is booked for Limerick.

71'

Yellow Card

Karl Chambers is booked for Longford Town.

68'

Kieran Hanlon battles in the air and the ball breaks in behind. He runs onto it and smashes first time on the volley. A great save by Steacy keeps it scoreless with a smart save.

66'

Substitution

Peter Hopkins replaces Adam Evans for Longford Town.

61'

Substitution

Kieran Hanlon replaces Sean McSweeney for Limerick.

57'

Aaron Dobbs doesn't connect with a header correctly after a wonderful ball from Anto Breslin. 

56'

Sean McSweeney skews an effort wide after Sean Russell did well to win the ball on the left wing. 

49'

Karl O'Sullivan hits the side netting. The youngster was set free by a flick on, but his half-volley goes inches wide of the Longfod post. 

46'

Second Half

The second half between Limerick and Longford Town has started.

The visitors restart the action. 

45' + 1'

Half Time

It is half-time between Limerick and Longford Town.

45'

Little happening, there has been plenty of free-kicks for not very little, all around the middle third. 

32'

Really little goalmouth action so far, Limerick happy to slow the tempo against this strong wind.

23'

Little action so far, as the wind plays havoc on proceedings. 

14'

Adam Evans sails a shot goalward from fully 25 yards. Good save by Jack Brady who tips it over, a second corner for Longford.

12'

A half chance for Aaro Dobbs who pokes wide.

11'

News has filtered through that Shels are bottom of the league as it stands. 

5'

Darren Murphy finds Karl O'Sullivan who heads over. 

1'

Shane Tracy concedes a corner. Conor Kenna heads over. 

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Limerick and Longford Town has kicked off.

Limerick FC kick the game off at Markets Field. 

0'

Good evening to those of you tuneing in around the country and further afield. Limerick and Longford are about to enter the Markets Field pitch and begin their 2019 season. Limerick have no debutants but Sean Russell, Robbie Williams  Sean McSweeney and Jason Hughes return to the club after time away. Longford had a debut to Aaron Dobbs and Paul O'Conor, while Conor Kenna adds plenty in defence following his move from Bray Wanderers. 



Photo Gallery for Limerick -v- Longford Town



Limerick
Jack Brady
Goalkeeper
Tomas O'Connor
Defender
Shaun Kelly
Defender
Robbie Williams
Defender
Shane Tracy
Midfielder
Sean Russell
84'
84Subbed Off: 84'
Midfielder
Karl O'Sullivan
Midfielder
Darren Murphy
89'
89Subbed Off: 89'
Midfielder
Jason Hughes
72Booked: 72'
Midfielder
Sean McSweeney
61'
61Subbed Off: 61'
Forward
Connor Ellis
Forward

Substitutes
Colm Walsh O'Loghlen
84'
84Subbed On: 84'
Forward
Tommy Holland
Goalkeeper
Kieran Hanlon
61'
61Subbed On: 61'
Forward
Adam Foley
Forward
Aaron Fitzgerald
89'
89Subbed On: 89'
Midfield
Lee Devitt Molloy
Midfield
Ger Barry
Midfield
Longford Town
Lee Steacy
Goalkeeper
Anto Breslin
Defender
Shane Elworthy
Defender 77'
77Subbed Off: 77'
Conor Kenna
Defender
Aodh Dervin
Midfielder
Michael McDonnell
Midfielder
Paul O'Conor
Midfielder
Dean Zambra
Midfielder
Aaron Dobbs
Forward 83'
83Subbed Off: 83'
Karl Chambers
Forward
71Booked: 71'
Adam Evans
Forward 66'
66Subbed Off: 66'

Substitutes
Dean Byrne
Forward
77Subbed On: 77'
77'
Sean Brennan
Midfield
Jamie Doyle
Midfield
83Subbed On: 83'
83'
Peter Hopkins
Midfield
66Subbed On: 66'
66'
Joseph Manley
Defender
Jack Menton
Goalkeeper
Tristan Noack Hofmann
Defender