2 - 0
FT

Darragh Markey 52' -
Scored: 52'


Mark Doyle 66' -
Scored: 66'


Live Updates for Drogheda United -v- Longford Town

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Drogheda United and Longford Town.

90' + 3'

James Clarke's free meets the head of Killian Phillips but it's saved by Lee Steacy

90' + 1'

Substitution

James Clarke  - James Brown  (Drogheda United).

87'

Mark Doyle tries to play the ball through but it's cut out by a Town player. Drogheda looking for a third goal 

86'

Gary Deegan whacks the ball away as Town hoping to test Odumosu

84'

Substitution

Aaron McNally  - Darragh Nugent  (Longford Town).

83'

Luke Heeney's corner evades everyone.

83'

The home side win a corner.

78'

Game is being played at a pedestrian pace now. Drogs are 2 up and Town are relegated. 

74'

Town are passing the ball around but not really testing Drogheda.

72'

Substitution

Luke Heeney  - Darragh Markey  (Drogheda United).

72'

Substitution

Jordan Adeyemo  - Chris Lyons  (Drogheda United).

68'

Substitution

Conor Davis  - Rob Manley  (Longford Town).

68'

Dylan Grimes with a chance but it's well wide.

67'

Darragh Markey's initial shot was blocked, on the second time his ball meets the head of Mark Doyle and he finds the back of the net.

67'

ASSIST!

Darragh Markey (Drogheda United) provides the assist.

66'

GOAL!

Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) scores.

65'

James Brown's shot is blocked down by Aaron O'Driscoll. Good defending.

62'

A free from substitute Dylan Grimes into the box meets the head of Rob Manley but under pressure from Killian Phillips he directs the ball wide. 

61'

Substitution

Dylan Grimes  - Dean Byrne  (Longford Town).

53'

A shot from Mark Doyle bounced up and off Lee Steacy and fell nicely to Darragh Markey and he made no mistake

52'

ASSIST!

Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) provides the assist.

52'

GOAL!

Darragh Markey (Drogheda United) scores.

51'

Darragh Markey's effort is blocked after Chris Lyons played the ball back to him

50'

Dean Byrne with a corner for the visitors but it's cleared away.

46'

SECOND HALF

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

45' + 2'

HALF TIME

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

45' + 2'

Dean Byrne takes the kick and Drogheda clear.

45' + 1'

Rob Manley is taken down and the visitors have a free.

44'

Darragh Markey plays the free to Gary Deegan, he takes a shot from outside the box, goes through a crowd of players and at Lee Steacy, 

43'

Conor Kane wins a free from the home side in a decent position.

41'

The visitors are having to defend now as the home side come at them.

40'

Aodh Dervin with a free kick but it goes wide

37'

Dane Massey blasts the ball over the bar from that corner.

36'

Conor Kane's ball into the box is put out for a corner by Ben Lynch.

35'

Mark Doyle is causing the visitors lots of problems.

32'

The ball breaks to Mark Doyle and he forces a terrific save out of Lee Steacy.

29'

Mark Doyle does well and releases the ball over to James Brown, he played the ball into the box but it goes out. 

28'

Mark Doyle's shot came off the post and it fell to James Brown but he somehow misses. 

28'

Drogheda are coming more into the game now.

26'

Gary Deegan takes the free short to Darragh Markey, he tries to get inside but it's a wasted opportunity

25'

Shane Elworthy brings Conor Kane down so free to the home side. 

25'

Shane Elworthy brings Conor Kane down so free to the home side. 

20'

Nothing much to report here. The home side have yet to test Town keeper Lee Steacy

13'

A free from Darragh Markey is wasteful, and goes out for a goal-kick.

10'

A cross from Shane Elworthy is headed out for a corner by former Town player Daniel O'Reilly.

7'

Ball whipped in by Shane Elworthy but it's headed clear. 

3'

A free from Dean Byrne is punched away David Odumsou. 

1'

GAME ON!

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

0'

A number of loyal Longford Town supporters have travelled to Head in the Game Park for this game. 

0'

Both sides come into this game looking for a win. A win for Drogheda would see them leapfrog their great rivals Dundalk and move into sixth, while Town are looking for their first away win of the season. They are 19 points behind 9th place Waterford with 21 points available and depending on results could be relegated tonight. 





Drogheda
LOct. 29, 2021
Sligo 2 - 0 Drogheda
DNov. 1, 2021
Harps 0 - 0 Drogheda
LNov. 4, 2021
Drogheda 0 - 1 Dundalk
LNov. 7, 2021
Bohs 2 - 1 Drogheda
LNov. 19, 2021
Shamrock R 2 - 1 Drogheda
David Odumosu 23
Goalkeeper
Conor Kane 3
Defender
© James Brown 2
90'
90Subbed Off: James Clarke 90'
Defender
Dane Massey 41
Defender
Daniel O'Reilly 5
Defender
Joe Redmond
Defender
Gary Deegan 8
Midfielder
Darragh Markey 7
Scored: 52'
72'
72Subbed Off: Luke Heeney 72'
Midfielder
Killian Phillips 19
Midfielder
Mark Doyle 14
Scored: 66'
Forward
Chris Lyons 9
72'
72Subbed Off: Jordan Adeyemo 72'
Forward

Substitutes
Luke Heeney 21
72'
72Subbed On: Darragh Markey 72'
Forward
Dinny Corcoran 10
Forward
James Clarke 22
90'
90Subbed On: James Brown 90'
Midfield
Mohammad Boudiaf
Defender
Jordan Adeyemo 20
72'
72Subbed On: Chris Lyons 72'
Forward
Colin McCabe 1
Goalkeeper
Ronan Murray 17
Forward
Ahu Obhakhan 31
Forward
Kaleem Simon
Midfield
Longford
LOct. 29, 2021
Longford 1 - 4 St. Pats
LNov. 1, 2021
Sligo 1 - 0 Longford
LNov. 7, 2021
Dundalk 2 - 0 Longford
DNov. 13, 2021
Longford 1 - 1 Waterford
LNov. 19, 2021
Harps 5 - 0 Longford
1 Lee Steacy
Goalkeeper
2 Shane Elworthy
Defender
Ben Lynch
Defender
12 Aaron O'Driscoll
Defender
16 Aodh Dervin
Midfielder
5 Michael McDonnell
Midfielder
Darragh Nugent
Midfielder 84'
84Subbed Off: Aaron McNally 84'
4 Aaron Robinson
Midfielder
20 Dean Byrne
Forward 61'
61Subbed Off: Dylan Grimes 61'
8 Rob Manley
Forward 68'
68Subbed Off: Conor Davis 68'
Dean Williams
Forward

Substitutes

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:45 p.m. Oct. 15, 2021

Venue: United Park

Referee: Unknown

Attendance: Unknown

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