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Peno Scored: 25'
- Jordan Gibson 25'

Live Updates for Longford Town -v- Sligo Rovers

90' + 5'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Longford Town and Sligo Rovers.

90' + 4'

Walter Figueira with a shot that goes wide.

90' + 4'

Yellow Card

Garry Buckley (Sligo Rovers) is booked.

90'

5 minutes of additional time to be played here

86'

Conor Davis long ball is headed clear by Sligo keeper Luke McNicholas before Rob Manley can get to it, the clearance falls to Aodh Dervin but his lob just goes over the bar.

76'

69'

Ryan De Vries with a great chance for Sligo. 

66'

Aaron Robinson's powerful strike is blocked by the leg of Garry Buckley at the expense of a corner. The home supporters have found the voice now and roaring their side on.

65'

Matt O'Brien with a strike from distance for the Town but it goes wide.

63'

Yellow Card

Romeo Parkes (Sligo Rovers) is booked.

61'

HOW DID HE MISS... Sligo clear the ball and it falls to Romeo Parkes, he is through on goal and takes a shot but it hits off the underside and bounces the right side for the Town.

61'

Town win a corner and do absolutely nothing with it. 

56'

Liam Horgan with a perfect ball to Jordan Gibson but his low drive got a deflection out for a corner. 

51'

A cross from Lewis Banks is headed out for a corner by Joe Manley.

49'

Yellow Card

Shane Blaney (Sligo Rovers) is booked.

48'

Longford Town fanatic Raymond Grehan is not getting his hair cut or going to shave 'til Dec 2021. He started on Jan 1st. He looks like Rip Van Winkle at the moment.

47'

'Tis lashing rain in Longford now. 

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Longford Town and Sligo Rovers has started.

45' + 3'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Longford Town and Sligo Rovers.

45'

Lewis Banks with a long range effort that is saved by Lee Steacy

41'

Greg Bolger with a corner that eludes the Town defence and falls to Lewis Banks at the far post but he doesn't get a decent touch to it

35'

Sligo make a change - Ed McGinty goes off injured and Like McNicholas replaces him

 

33'

Lots of passing here from both sides but no chances created. 

33'

Lots of passing here from both sides but no chances created. 

26'

Romeo Parkes uses his experience to win a penalty for Sligo after a tackle from Aaron O'Driscoll. Lee Steacy is beaten

25'

PENALTY SCORED!

Jordan Gibson (Sligo Rovers) scores from the penalty spot.

22'

Dobbs header actually hit the post.

21'

Aaron Dobbs with a header at the post that just went agonisingly wide. So close for the home side.

11'

Romeo Parkes with a shot but Lee Steacy gets down to it. 

9'

A Jordan Gibson free from the right is headed clear by Aaron O'Driscoll.

6'

Strange having to look at my own stopwatch at Bishopsgate. There is a fantastic scoreboard here but unfortunately it's not on this evening. 

5'

Town stand off Jordan Gibson and allow him to take a shot but he blasts it over the bar.

3'

Bright start for the Town; Aaron Dobbs with a chance but he hits the side netting.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Longford Town and Sligo Rovers has kicked off.

0'

Both sides know the importance of a win here this evening. The home side are looking for their first win since the opening game of the season while a win for the visitors will see them go level on points at the top with Shamrock Rovers - a win by two goals or more would see them go top. 

0'

Both sides know the importance of a win here this evening. The home side are looking for their first win since the opening game of the season while a win for the visitors will see them go level on points at the top with Shamrock Rovers - a win by two goals or more would see them go top. 

0'

The rain has stopped here in Longford as Bittersweet Symphony is being blasted on.





Longford
LAug. 20, 2021
Waterford 4 - 1 Longford
LAug. 27, 2021
UCD 2 - 1 Longford
LSept. 3, 2021
St. Pats 3 - 2 Longford
WSept. 11, 2021
Longford 1 - 0 Dundalk
LSept. 24, 2021
Derry 3 - 0 Longford
Lee Steacy 1
Goalkeeper
Aaron O'Driscoll 12
Defender
Joseph Manley 22
Defender
Patrick Kirk 3
Defender
Shane Elworthy 2
Defender
© Dean Zambra 6
Midfielder
Aaron Robinson 4
Midfielder
Aaron McNally 21
Midfielder
Dylan Grimes 7
Midfielder
Aodh Dervin 16
Midfielder
Aaron Dobbs 9
Forward

Substitutes
Callum Thompson 11
Midfield
Matthew O'Brien 17
Midfield
Michael McDonnell 5
Midfield
Aaron McCabe 15
Forward
Rob Manley 8
Forward
Michael Kelly 30
Goalkeeper
Conor Davis 25
Forward
Karl Chambers 19
Forward
Sligo
DSept. 3, 2021
Drogheda 0 - 0 Sligo
WSept. 10, 2021
Sligo 2 - 0 St. Pats
WSept. 14, 2021
Sligo 2 - 1 Dundalk
LSept. 18, 2021
Sligo 0 - 1 Shamrock R
LSept. 24, 2021
Dundalk 4 - 1 Sligo
1 Edward McGinty
Goalkeeper
26 Garry Buckley
Defender
Booked: 90'
2 Lewis Banks
Defender
3 Colm Horgan
Defender
7 Jordan Gibson
Midfielder
Peno Scored: 25'
12 Mark Byrne
Midfielder
6 Greg Bolger ©
Midfielder
14 Shane Blaney
Midfielder
Booked: 49'
8 Niall Morahan
Midfielder
9 Ryan De Vries
Forward
27 Romeo Parkes
Forward
Booked: 63'

Substitutes
Cillian Heaney
Forward
10 Walter Figueira
Forward
Jason Devaney
Defender
22 David Cawley
Midfield
4 Danny Kane
Defender
Seamas Keogh
Midfield
33 Peter Maguire
Defender
18 John Russell
Midfield

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:30 p.m. July 3, 2021

Venue: Bishopsgate

Referee: Graham Kelly

Attendance: Unknown

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