Longford Win Out Local Derby With Leitrim

Longford scored a 2-14 to to 1-9 victory over Leitrim in the Allianz League division three match at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park this afternoon.

Longford’s goal coming from Michael Quinn and Rian Brady while Darragh Rooney got Leitrim’s goal as Longford led one-seven to one-five at half-time.

Leitrim’s first half scores came from Evan Sweeney, Shane Quinn, Darragh Rooney (1-1), Dean McGovern (0-2) and Longford’s scorers were Colm Smyth, Darren Gallagher (0-2, 1f), Oran Kenny, Michael Quinn (1-0), Rian Brady, Donal McElligott

Longford’s second half scores came from Liam Connerton, Rian Brady, Paddy Collum, Darren Gallagher, Kevin Diffley, Rian Brady (1-0) and Leitrim’s Donal Wrynn, Oran Kenny (0-2), Evan Sweeney, Domhnail Flynn.

The result see’s Longford move to second place with five points from six while Leitrim are in seventh place on one point. Cork top division three with six points.

Allianz Football league Division 3 Round 3 Results

Cork 0-16 Down 1-8

Derry 0-10 Tipperary 0-6

Longford 2-14 Leitrim 1-9

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