Skelly and Greene hopeful on Longford success

Leinster Council chairman Martin Skelly and PRO John Greene have said it will be hard to remain impartial on Sunday when Longford face Laois in the Leinster Championship.

Speaking ahead of the encounter, the Longford men said they expect a superb atomosphere in Pearse Park, with Longford hoping to win their first Leinster Championship game under Glenn Ryan.

Highlighting the importance of supporting the team, they highlighted a number of special offers on tickets for groups and were adamant that the best way to watch a game is to be there in the stands.