First
Date: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12, 2020
Venue: Bishopsgate Bishopsgate

Rob Manley 4' -
Scored: 4'


Scored: 51'
- Jordan Adeyemo 51'

Live Updates for Longford Town -v- Drogheda United

Updates by Deniese O'Flaherty

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Longford Town and Drogheda United.

90' + 4'

Dylan Grimes with a pass to Aaron McCabe but there's too much power on it and the Cavan lad can't get a touch on it.

89'

Dylan Grimes floats in a free kick but Joe Manley at the backpost is unable to get his head to it. 

88'

The home side are allowing the visitors to play. 

84'

Joe Gorman intercepts Jordan Adeyemo's ball into the box and it goes out for a corner.

73'

A Dylan Grimes corner from the right is fisted away by Drogs keeper David Odumuso. He hits off the corner flag and goes out for a throw.

67'

Aodh Dervin with a thundering shot from long distance is tipped over the bar by David Odumuso. Great strike

63'

Drogheda have really upped their game in this half. The two changes have really made a difference

52'

A pinpoint cross from James Brown fell to the feet of Jordan Adeyemo and the substitute fired to the net with a low drive. Nice goal.

51'

GOAL!

Jordan Adeyemo (Drogheda United) scores.

51'

ASSIST!

James Brown(Drogheda United) provides the assist.

51'

ASSIST!

James Brown(Drogheda United) provides the assist.

51'

51'

ASSIST!

Eric Abulu(Longford Town) provides the assist.

51'

GOAL!

Eric Abulu (Longford Town) scores.

47'

Two Dylan Grimes' corner after causing confusion in the Drogs' box. Third wasn't lucky floats out for a goal kick

46'

Substitution

James Clarke (in) - Chris Lyons (out) (Drogheda United).

46'

Substitution

Jordan Adeyemo (in) - Richie O'Farrell (out) (Drogheda United).

46'

SECOND HALF

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

45' + 2'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Longford Town and Drogheda United.

45' + 1'

The 'magic spray' seems to have worked and Grimes is back up and ok.

45'

Dylan Grimes has gone down and appears to be in some distress. 

31'

Town are playing well here. Some of their passing and movement has been great. 

30'

Dean Byrne tries his luck but Odemuso is able to save.

27'

Adam Evans with some lovely play, he plays the ball out wide to Dean Byrne but Byrne's touch is too heavy and David Odemuso is able to gather.

17'

Neat ball played into Rob Manley, he takes a shot but Drogheda keeper David Odemuso saves with his feet.

16'

Drogheda seeing lots of the ball as they try and get back into this game.

11'

A free-kick from Dylan Grimes just goes inches wide. 

5'

That was Manley's fourth goal of the season and his third in two games. 

4'

GOAL!

Rob Manley (Longford Town) scores.

Town break the deadlock here. Rob Manley with a cool finish to the net.

3'

Bright opening here. Stephen Meaney tests Lee Steacy but the Town keeper stops the shot.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Longford Town and Drogheda United has kicked off.

0'

Things are tight at the top of the FIrst Division. A win for Drogheda would move them into top spot while three points for the home side would see them go into second. 

0'

Grand evening here at Bishopsgate. Music pumping, teams going back into the dressing room now and we are nearly set for an exciting encounter.



Photo Gallery for Longford Town -v- Drogheda United



Drogheda United
23 David Odumosu
Goalkeeper
9 Chris Lyons
Defender 46'
46Subbed Off: 46'
3 Conor Kane
Defender
6 Hugh Douglas
Defender
2 James Brown
Defender
10 Richie O'Farrell
Defender 46'
46Subbed Off: 46'
5 Derek Prendergast
Defender
11 Jake Hyland
Midfielder
45 Mark Hughes
Midfielder
15 Stephen Meaney
Forward
14 Mark Doyle
Forward

Substitutes
12 Luca Gratzer
Goalkeeper
22 James Clarke
Midfield
46Subbed On: 46'
46'
20 Jordan Adeyemo
Forward
46Subbed On: 46'
46'
51Scored: 51'
25 Ryan O'Shea
Defender
Killian Phillips
Unknown
1 Ross Treacy
Goalkeeper
7 Adam Wixted
Midfield