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Dean Byrne re-signs for Longford Town

Thu, Nov 14 2019

Byrne was rewarded for a fine 2019 with a position in the PFAI First Division team of the year, along ...

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Rob Manley departs Cabinteely to join Longford Town

Wed, Nov 13 2019

Manley links up with his brother Joe at City Calling Stadium who has also signed up for the 2020 campaign

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Dylan McGlade returns to Blyth Spartans after spell with Bray Wanderers and Longford Town

Sat, Nov 09 2019

McGlade makes the return to Blyth Spartans after stints with Longford and Bray Wanderers – where he had a short ...

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Boost for Longford as Lee Steacy commits to another year at City Calling Stadium

Sat, Nov 09 2019

The former Shelbourne back-up ‘keeper emerged from the shadows in 2019, earning himself a position on the PFAI First Division ...

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Michael McDonnell extends Longford stay as preparations ramp up ahead of 2020

Thu, Nov 07 2019

Longford Town have been busy in recent days, with Sam Verdon, James English, Aodh Dervin and Shane Elworthy all re-signing

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Aodh Plus: Longford re-sign highly coveted Dervin and Elworthy ahead of the 2020 campaign

Thu, Nov 07 2019

Elworthy was a key player for De Town in 2019 and his performances this season saw him named in the ...

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Longford Town secure signature of James English ahead of 2020 campaign

Wed, Nov 06 2019

The forward was part of the Shelbourne squad that went on to be crowned First Division Champions this past season ...

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Sam Verdon commits to 2020 at City Calling Stadium

Wed, Nov 06 2019

Verdon has been a key part of the Red and Black’s revival over the past few two years, with recently ...

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End of Season Report Card 2019 - Longford Town

Mon, Nov 04 2019

However, it will be highly unlikely that many will opt to stay on for another tilt at promotion at City ...

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Daire Doyle unveiled as new Longford Town permanent boss

Tue, Oct 29 2019

Doyle was installed as interim first-team manager in the wake of Neale Fenn’s abrupt departure from Longford in August

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Cork City boss Neale Fenn: 'There's players that I brought to Longford that I think are good enough to play with Cork'

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Fenn saw his side falter to a 3-0 defeat away to Shamrock Rovers on Friday evening, with the former Cork ...

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Dobbs departs Longford to join promoted Shelbourne

Wed, Oct 23 2019

Prior to making his move to Longford, Dobbs played for his hometown club, Wexford FC, where he was on loan ...

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PFAI First Division Player of the Year nominees unveiled

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Cabinteely’s Rob Manley, Drogheda United’s Chris Lyons and Dean Byrne of Longford Town have all been earmarked for the accolade

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PFAI First Division Player of the Year nominees unveiled

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Cabinteely’s Rob Manley, Drogheda United’s Chris Lyons and Dean Byrne of Longford Town have all been earmarked for the accolade

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PFAI First Division Team of the Year released with five Longford and two Shelbourne representatives

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Shelbourne duo Ryan Brennan and Luke Byrne have both made the cut, along with the Drogheda United pairing of Sean ...

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Daire Doyle eyes Longford job on a permanent basis after Playoff heartbreak

Sun, Oct 13 2019

While the overriding emotion was that of devastation, Doyle insists that he was proud of side’s gallant effort against Pat ...

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League Play-Off Report: Longford Town 1 - 1 Cabinteely (Cabinteely win 3-1 on penalties)

Fri, Oct 11 2019

The sides were unable to separated, with a penalty shootout the only way either side could be split - Rob ...

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League Play-Off Preview: Longford Town -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Longford have only conceded eight league goals at home this term, the joint best in the division along with eventual ...

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Cabinteely's Jack Tuite relishing Friday's crucial playoff second leg away to Longford

Wed, Oct 09 2019

Tuite impressed for the Green and White’s on Friday evening, helping his side to a hard-fought clean sheet along with ...

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Longford Town boss Daire Doyle: 'If the officials made a mistake, there's nothing we can do about it - we'll look to next week and put it right'

Sun, Oct 06 2019

The first-leg of the first round of the Playoff series ended in a scoreless draw, with both sides having chances ...

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Cabinteely boss Pat Devlin says the pressure is on Longford ahead of Friday's second leg in the Midlands

Sun, Oct 06 2019

With Longford crying foul of referee Alan Carey not awarding them a goal early on, the former Bray Wanderers boss ...

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League Play-Off Report: Cabinteely 0 - 0 Longford Town

Fri, Oct 04 2019

Kevin Knight was dismissed late on with a poor challenge on Michael McDonnell – as both sides will feel as ...

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League Play-Off Preview: Cabinteely -v- Longford Town

Thu, Oct 03 2019

Rob Manley’s 17 league goals have amounted to 44% of the Green and White’s total league tally for 2019 – ...

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Longford Town's Conor Kenna: 'It's important that we keep our heads and we do the job over the two legs'

Wed, Oct 02 2019

Kenna, who has plenty of experience in winning league titles and FAI Cup’s, will be looking to lean on his ...

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First Division Round-up: Shels cap off title-winning campaign in style as Drogheda falter in Bray

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Dean Delany also brought the curtain down on an illustrious 23-year career as he lifted the trophy with Shelbourne supporter’s ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Longford Town

Sat, Sep 21 2019

Longford Town are the visitors to St Colman’s Park on Saturday night (kick off 7.45pm) and with De Town already ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Bray Wanderers

Sat, Sep 14 2019

Daire Doyle’s side had no scheduled game last week, after they were knocked out of the FAI Cup by Bohemians ...

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Watch: Longford Town score twice to seal spot in the First Division playoffs

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Dean Byrne opened the scoring with a well taken strike from outside the penalty area in the first half before ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Longford Town

Fri, Aug 30 2019

The Slaneysiders have not won a league game since April and will be hoping to cause a major shock in ...

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Under a flawless sky at the Cork International Airport Hotel, Neale Fenn greets the press with a freshened air of optimism.

Tue, Aug 27 2019

Throughout the morning, this feeling of optimism and hope was the theme as Cork City confirmed the managerial appointment of ...

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City Calling: Neale Fenn revealed as Cork City manager after agreeing Longford Town exit

Mon, Aug 26 2019

The Londoner signs for the Rebel Army on an undisclosed multi-year agreement after the club reached a settlement with Longford ...

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Neale Fenn resigns as Longford Town boss with Daire Doyle confirmed as new interim manager

Sat, Aug 24 2019

Fenn resigns his post as first-team manager following the reports of his resignation earlier this week

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FAI Cup Report: Bohemians 1 - 1 Longford Town (Bohemians win 5-4 on penalties)

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The Midlander’s can be immensely proud of their performance against such respected opposition, with plenty of their young stars shining

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FAI Cup Preview: Bohemians -v- Longford Town

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The Gypsies head into the Friday night showdown against their fellow Red and Black rivals off the back of a ...

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Kilkenny United appoint former Longford Town under-17 manager James Dermody

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The UEFA A-Licenced coach took charge of his first game on Sunday afternoon as Kilkenny held Cork City to a ...

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Opinion: There are only two certainties in life - death, taxes and the Leinster Senior Cup

Wed, Aug 21 2019

A wise man once said ‘there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes.’ The wise man was only ...

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League Report: Longford Town 0 - 2 Shelbourne

Sat, Aug 17 2019

A goal and an assist from Denzil Fernandes secured a big win for the visitors, with sub Greg Moorehouse scoring ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Aug 17 2019

Town come into the Saturday evening showdown off the back of three successive wins over Galway United in the league ...

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Three non-league sides join heavyweights in the hat for tonight's FAI Cup last 16 draw

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Inishown League side Glengad United join Leinster Senior League champions Crumlin United and Lucan United in the draw for the ...

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FAI Cup midlands derby postponed and rescheduled due to waterlogged pitch

Sat, Aug 10 2019

The game between the midlands rivals will now take place on Tuesday, August 13th at City Calling Stadium with a ...

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First Division round-up: Longford ease past Athlone as Cabo soar once more

Fri, Aug 02 2019

Cabinteely also secured a comprehensive three-nil win over Limerick as Bray stuck five past a leaky Wexford defence

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Longford Town

Fri, Aug 02 2019

Longford Town have won eleven of the previous 14 meeting between the pair of First Division rivals

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Dean Byrne: "If you don't get into the playoffs, the break is about four months - that's a crazy amount of time to be out of football for"

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Byrne, speaking on this week’s Extratime Sportscast, noted the importance of both junior clubs and League of Ireland clubs co-operating ...

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The Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 154 - Dean Byrne - Funny how, do I amuse you episode

Tue, Jul 30 2019

This week Declan Marron speaks with Andrew Dempsey and Dave Donnelly on the different ethos in team building between Dundalk ...

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FAI Cup first round dates, times and venues confirmed

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The draw which was made at the Aviva Stadium in July saw holders Dundalk drawn away to Cobh Ramblers

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Longford Town's Joe Manley delighted with goal and clean sheet on return to starting eleven

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The 20-year-old made his first league start since March, helping his side secure a comfortable win in the end, with ...

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League Report: Longford Town 4 - 0 Galway United

Sat, Jul 27 2019

A Dean Byrne brace, along with a goal from Sean Boyd and defender Joe Manley eventually saw off a stubborn ...

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League Report: Cabinteely 2 - 0 Longford Town

Fri, Jul 19 2019

Cabinteely secured another valuable three points at Stradbrook with a two-goal defeat of Longford Town.

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Longford Town sign Sean Boyd on loan from Shamrock Rovers for First Division run-in

Fri, Jul 19 2019

21-year-old Boyd arrives at City Calling Stadium having spent the first half of the season on loan with Finn Harps, ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Longford Town

Fri, Jul 19 2019

Searching for their first away win since May 3rd, Longford Town make the trip to Stradbrook to face a rejuvenated ...

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