First
Date: 7:45 p.m. May 3, 2013
Venue: Regional Sports Centre
Att: 335

Michael Coady 15' -
Scored: 15'


Scored: 88'
- David O'Sullivan 88'

Live Updates for Waterford -v- Longford Town

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90'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Waterford United and Longford Town.

88'

GOAL!

David O'Sullivan scores for Longford Town. He has done it again! David O'Sullivan fires Longford Town level after the Blues fail to deal with a Keith Gillespie free kick

85'

Substitution

Vinny Sullivan replaces Padraic Quinn for Waterford United.

81'
Waterford have weathered the storm without creating a chance of their own!

79'

Yellow Card

Peter Higgins is booked for Waterford United.

73'

Substitution

Keith Gillespie replaces Daniel Purdy for Longford Town.

73'

Substitution

Etanda Nkololo replaces Keith Quinn for Longford Town.

73'

Substitution

Paul Quilty replaces Peter White for Waterford United.

64'

Substitution

Michael Isichei replaces Gary Shaw for Longford Town.

60'
335 hardy souls are watching Longford pepper the Blues goal as they search for an equaliser.

59'

Yellow Card

Waterford defender Seamus Long is yellow carded before Keith Quinn's resulting free kick is superbly tipped over the Longford bar.

53'
First the post and now the crossbar. Longford's Noel Haverty strikes the Blues crossbar with an overhead kick as the visitors have bossed the early stages of the second half

48'

Yellow Card

Brian McCarthy is booked for Longford Town.

48'
The save of the season perhaps? Waterford United keeper Craig Hyland somehow denies Longford Town the equalising goal. A long kick out from Town keeper Chris Bennion with the aid of the strong breeze, sends striker David O'Sullivan into the clear but Hyland tips his attempted chip onto the post. Amazing

46'

Substitution

Seamus Long replaces John Frost for Waterford United.

46'

Second Half

The second half between Waterford United and Longford Town has started.

45' + 2'

Half Time

It's half time here in Waterford as the home side have dominated and should be further in front.

45'

Two minutes of added time

44'
The post denies a rampant Waterford side their second goal. Referee Harvey wrongly awards the hosts a free kick as Mark Salmon clearly wins the ball in a challenge with Paudie Quinn. Quinn's free kick beats keeper Bennion but comes crashing off the butt of the right post

41'
What a save from Longford keeper Chris Bennion as he dives full length to tip a Daragh Walshe effort around the posts after he got on the end of a Peter Higgins cross

39'

Yellow Card

John Frost is booked for Waterford United. Waterford captain John Frost sees yellow from referee Rob Harvey for impeding Daniel Purdy as he cut in from the right

31'
Longford starting to get into the game. Keith Quinn's in-swinging right-wing corner kick is brilliantly cleared by keeper Craig Hyland.

26'
Waterford are dominant here at the RSC as Walshe goes close again this time with an overhead kick that flashes inches wide after the striker got on the end of a long throw from John Frost

22'
The home side go close to doubling their lead as Peter Higgins turns provider for Daragh Walshe but his header was superbly saved by Chris Bennion.

15'

GOAL!

Michael Coady scores for Waterford United. Waterford United hit the front here at the RSC as Michael Coady's superb left-footed finish after some excellent work from Daragh Walshe and Paudie Quinn gives Chris Bennion no chance.

11'
There is very little to report during the opening stages of this game. The strong breeze is favouring the hosts but as of yet neither side can take control of the game.

2'

Yellow Card

Michael Coady is booked for Waterford United. Waterford's Michael Coady is shown an early yellow card for a late challenge on Longford's Daniel Purdy.

1'

GAME ON!

We are underway here in Waterford in what is a massive game for the home side if they are to keep their title hopes alive. They stand eight points behind the league leaders at present

0'

Hello and welcome to the RSC for the Airtricity League First Division clash between Waterford United and Longford Town. We will have kick off in five minutes time.



Photo Gallery for Waterford -v- Longford Town



Waterford
Craig Hyland
Goalkeeper
Dylan Mernagh
Defender
Gavin Kavanagh
Defender
John Frost
39Booked: 39'
46'
46Subbed Off: 46'
Defender
David Breen
Defender
Ben Ryan
Midfielder
Peter Higgins
79Booked: 79'
Midfielder
Michael Coady
2Booked: 2'
15Scored: 15'
Midfielder
Peter White
73'
73Subbed Off: 73'
Midfielder
Padraic Quinn
85'
85Subbed Off: 85'
Forward
Darragh Walshe
Forward

Substitutes
Vinny Sullivan
85'
85Subbed On: 85'
Forward
Chip Sanders
Goalkeeper
Paul Quilty
73'
73Subbed On: 73'
Forward
Kevin O'Connor
Defender
Aidan McGrath
Midfield
Seamus Long
46'
46Subbed On: 46'
59Booked: 59'
Defender
Jack Doherty
Midfield
Longford Town
Chris Bennion
Goalkeeper
Willie Tyrell
Defender
William McDonagh
Defender
Brian McCarthy
Defender
48Booked: 48'
Noel Haverty
Defender
Gary Shaw
Midfielder 64'
64Subbed Off: 64'
Mark Salmon
Midfielder
Keith Quinn
Midfielder 73'
73Subbed Off: 73'
Gavin Doyle
Midfielder
Daniel Purdy
Forward 73'
73Subbed Off: 73'
David O'Sullivan
Forward
88Scored: 88'

Substitutes
Josh O'Hanlon
Forward
Etanda Nkololo
Forward
73Subbed On: 73'
73'
Michael Isichei
Forward
64Subbed On: 64'
64'
Paul Hunt
Goalkeeper
Des Hope
Defender
Keith Gillespie
Midfield
73Subbed On: 73'
73'
Chris Deans
Defender