AUDIO REPORT: Longford Town 5-0 Wexford FC

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Between the Stripes audio report as Longford Town hammered bottom side Wexford FC 5-0 at the City Calling Stadium on Saturday night in what would prove to be Alan Mathews final game in charge. https://soundcloud.com/user-615495322/audio-report-longford-town-5-0-wexford-fc

Curran double helps Longford to first home win since October 2015

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A brace from former Galway man Curran helps Longford on their way to first home win since October 2015. Image via http://www.galwayunitedfc.ie

Going into Saturday night’s game at the City Calling Stadium, Longford Town were without a home win for over seventeen months so to concede after just three minutes was far from the ideal for Alan Mathews side. However, an Enda Curran brace and a second half strike from captain Kevin O’Connor saw “De Town” through as they cut the gap on leaders Waterford FC to eight points. Continue reading

Ecstatic Mulhall grabs pre-season winner!

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Former “Hibs” man Cody Mulhall is back firing for Longford Town. Image via www.hibernianfc.co.uk

A respectable crowd of 177 turned out for this pre-season encounter at the City Calling Stadium on Tuesday night as Alan Mathews Longford grabbed their first victory ahead of the 2017 campaign. Given the mammoth mid-week fixtures in the English Premier League, those involved with the Midlands club will be encouraged by last night’s turn out and hopefully it is a sign of things to come for the year ahead. Also encouraged will be “De Town” supporters who witnessed an exciting game, which provided five goals as Noel Haverty, Stephen Walsh and almost forgotten man Cody Mulhall earned Longford a morale boosting win.  Continue reading

Battling Drums make Longford work for victory

Despite going down to ten men after just eight minutes on League of Ireland soil on Monday night, Drumcondra almost forced an extra-half an hour against Premier Division Longford Continue reading

Classy Longford cruise to derby day victory

 

With Athlone Town’s evening game against Wexford Youths in the Leinster Senior Cup called off early Saturday morning, it was all eyes and focus on the City Calling Stadium for the Midlands derby as the hosts ran out deserved 3-1 winners. Continue reading

Match report: Longford 2-2 Limerick

Despite pre-season still being in it’s infancy, Longford Town FC and Limerick served up some decent fair at the City Calling Stadium on a bitterly cold and damp Wednesday night. Continue reading