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Date: 8 p.m. July 12, 2013
Venue: Finn Park

Live Updates for Finn Harps -v- Longford Town

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FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Finn Harps and Longford Town.

90'
Two minutes of added time to be played...

89'

Yellow Card

Michael Doherty is booked for Finn Harps.

89'

Substitution

Thomas Bonner replaces Mark Forker for Finn Harps.

86'
Gallagher punches clear...

86'
Dangerous free-kick for Longford...

85'

Yellow Card

Mark Forker is booked for Finn Harps.

79'
O'Sullivan wins a corner for the visitors as Coll and Mailey get the wires crossed. Harps had a couple of corners there which came to nothing...same as this one!

76'

Substitution

Dean Ebbe replaces Gary Shaw for Longford Town.

75'
An offside flag denies O'Sullivan who got the wrong end of Mailey and slotted home

73'
Quinn's teasing free from the left-hand side finds a way through, but Gallagher is able to hold on after seeing it late

73'
Quinn's teasing free from the left-hand side finds a way through, but Gallagher is able to hold on after seeing it late

70'

Yellow Card

Noel Haverty is booked for Longford Town.

64'
Micheál Doherty's first involvement, his lofted effort goes over the top after doing well to burst onto McHugh's pass

61'

Substitution

Keith Gillespie replaces Des Hope for Longford Town.

61'

Substitution

Michael Doherty replaces Stephen O'Donnell for Finn Harps.

57'
Gary Shaw gets ahead of Gallagher and, after getting his head to the ball, the Longford attacker goes to ground, with the Harps 'keeper appearing to have impeded. No penalty given. Harps breath a sigh of relief

55'
O'Sullivan flashes wide for Longford aftr getting on the end of a long kick out from Bennion

46'
53 seconds into second half and harps squander a great chance. O'Donnell slips in the scampering James Doherty. The full-back gets into the box, squares for Mchugh, but he makes a hash of the shot and it goes wide.

46'

Second Half

The second half between Finn Harps and Longford Town has started.

45'

Half Time

It is half-time between Finn Harps and Longford Town.

31'

Yellow Card

Kevin McHugh is booked for Finn Harps.

29'
Noel Haverty's hopeful effort flies harmlessly off-target

26'
O'Sullivan gets on the end of a long ball, beats Mailey in a race, but as he tries to get around Gallagher on the righ-hand edge of the box, the Harps 'keeper does well to divert it out for a corner, which is cleared.

22'
Big difference between creating atmosphere and a couple of guys roaring, isn't there? Couple of Longford fans beneath in a 'rendition' of the Home and Away theme tune....

20'
Harps' Johnny Bonner is lucky to be allowed play on aftr the ball hits his hand, but his shot is always rising and fails to trouble Bennion

8'
Did a headcount there. Bare in mind that this includes everyone here, season ticket holders, kids etc - a grand total of 334 counted...

3'
Longford fire the first warning shot as Tyrell's cross is headed over by O'Sullivan at the near post

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GAME ON!

The game between Finn Harps and Longford Town has kicked off.

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Longford have only won here six times in their previous 29 visits to Finn Park. They make two changes: Derek O'Brien and Corie Tracey come in for Glen O'Connor and Daniel Purdy

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Finn Harps have made FIVE changes to their line-up. They are now without a win in their last five games. Josh Mailey, Shaun McGowan, Johnny Bonner and Gary Merritt all come in, while Stephen O'Donnell makes his first appearance since tearing a cruciate last March

0'
Chris McNulty here at an eerily quiet Finn Park. Ten mins from kick off and the place is deserted...



Photo Gallery for Finn Harps -v- Longford Town



Finn Harps
Ciaran Gallagher
Goalkeeper
Aaron O'Hagan
Defender
Josh Mailey
Defender
James Doherty
Defender
Ciaran Coll
Defender
Gary Merritt
Midfielder
Shaun McGowan
Midfielder
Mark Forker
85Booked: 85'
89'
89Subbed Off: 89'
Midfielder
Jonny Bonner
Midfielder
Stephen O'Donnell
61'
61Subbed Off: 61'
Forward
Kevin McHugh
31Booked: 31'
Forward

Substitutes
Shaun Patton
Goalkeeper
Paul McVeigh
Forward
Sean McCarron
Forward
Matt Harkin
Forward
Michael Doherty
61'
61Subbed On: 61'
89Booked: 89'
Midfield
Hugh Carlin
Midfield
Thomas Bonner
89'
89Subbed On: 89'
Midfield
Longford Town
Chris Bennion
Goalkeeper
Willie Tyrell
Defender
Corie Tracey
Defender
Des Hope
Defender 61'
61Subbed Off: 61'
Noel Haverty
Defender
70Booked: 70'
Keith Quinn
Midfielder
David O'Neill
Midfielder
Derek O'Brien
Midfielder
Rhys Gorman
Midfielder
Gary Shaw
Forward 76'
76Subbed Off: 76'
David O'Sullivan
Forward

Substitutes
Daniel Purdy
Forward
Josh O'Hanlon
Forward
Brian McCarthy
Defender
Paul Hunt
Goalkeeper
Keith Gillespie
Midfield
61Subbed On: 61'
61'
Dean Ebbe
Forward
76Subbed On: 76'
76'
Gavin Doyle
Forward