Longford Slashers retain Senior Football Championship title

Longford Slashers . . . . 0-7 Clonguish . . . . 0-6

Longford Slashers . . . . 0-7 Clonguish . . . . 0-6

Longford Slashers retained the Senior Football Championship crown when they beat Clonguish by the minimum of margins, 0-7 to 0-6, in the county final at Pearse Park. The dreadful weather spoiled the game, leading to a very scrappy encounter, and scores were very scarce indeed with Slashers just doing enough to achieve back-to-back titles. Full report, match reaction and pictures in this week’s Longford Leader.