Clash of the champions: Longford Town away to Dundalk in opening game

PADRAIC O’BRIEN

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PADRAIC O’BRIEN

Longford Town club captain Mark Salmon proudly holds the SSE Airtricity League First Division Trophy following the 5-0 win over Shamrock Rovers B at City Calling Stadium back at the beginning of October.
2015 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Fixtures

2015 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Fixtures

Longford Town are away to the title holders Dundalk in their opening game in the 2015 Airtricity League Premier Division, at Oriel Park on Friday March 6th.

And the first home fixture for the 2014 First Division champions next season, marking their return to the top flight of Irish soccer they last graced in 2007, is against Shamrock Rovers at City Calling Stadium on Saturday March 14th.

First Phase

Fri. 6 March: Dundalk v Longford Town, Oriel Park, 7.45pm

Sat. 14 March: Longford Town v Shamrock Rovers, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Sat. 21 March: Limerick v Longford Town, Markets Field, 7pm

Tues 24 March: Longford Town v Bray Wanderers, City Calling Stadium, 7.45pm

Fri. 27 March: Galway United v Longford Town, Eamonn Deacy Park, 7.45pm

Sat. 4 April: Longford Town v St. Patrick’s Athletic, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Fri. 10 April: Bohemians v Longford Town, Dalymount Park, 7.45pm

Fri. 17 April: Longford Town v Sligo Rovers, City Calling Stadium, 7.45pm

Mon. 20 April: Cork City v Longford Town, Turner’s Cross, 7.45pm

Fri. 24 April: Drogheda United v Longford Town, United Park, 7.45pm

Sat. 2 May: Longford Town v Derry City, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Second Phase

Sat. 9 May: Longford Town v Dundalk, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Fri. 15 May: Shamrock Rovers v Longford Town, Tallaght Stadium, 8pm

Sat. 23 May: Longford Town v Limerick, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Fri. 5 June: Bray Wanderers v Longford Town, Carlisle Grounds, 7.45pm

Fri. 12 June: Longford Town v Galway United, City Calling Stadium, 7.45pm

MID-SEASON BREAK – SATURDAY 13th JUNE – THURSDAY 25th JUNE (inclusive) – NO FIXTURES

Fri. 26 June: St. Patrick’s Athletic v Longford Town, Richmond Park, 7.45pm

Sat. 4 July: Longford Town v Bohemians, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Sat. 11 July: Sligo Rovers v Longford Town, The Showgrounds, 7.45pm

Sat. 18 July: Longford Town v Cork City, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Sat. 25 July: Longford Town v Drogheda United, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Fri. 31 July: Derry City v Longford Town, Brandywell Stadium, 7.45pm

Third Phase

Fri. 7 August: Dundalk v Longford Town, Oriel Park, 7.45pm

Fri. 14 August: Longford Town v Shamrock Rovers, City Calling Stadium, 8pm

Mon. 17 August: Limerick v Longford Town, Markets Field, 7.45pm

Sat. 29 August: Longford Town v Bray Wanderers, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Sat. 5 September: Galway United v Longford Town, Eamonn Deacy Park, kick-off tbc

Fri. 18 September: Bohemians v Longford Town, Dalymount Park, 7.45pm

Sat. 26 September: Longford Town v St. Patrick’s Athletic, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Sat. 10 October: Longford Town v Sligo Rovers, City Calling Stadium, 7.30pm

Fri. 16 October: Cork City v Longford Town, Turner’s Cross, 7.45pm

Fri. 23 October: Drogheda United v Longford Town, United Park, 7.45pm

Fri. 30 October: Longford Town v Derry City, City Calling Stadium, 7.45pm