Longford SFC: Neighbouring rivals Mullinalaghta and Colmcille will clash in the quarter-final

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Padraic O'Brien

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Neighbouring rivals Mullinalaghta and Colmcille will clash in the quarter-final of the senior football championship and pitted in the same half of the draw are Killoe Emmet Og who take on Dromard. 

There will be a lot of interest in the St Columba’s v Colmcille showdown which will be played at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park on Sunday 25 August.

The draw for the quarter-finals of the 2019 Longford SFC was made after the Dromard v Mullinalaghta Group 1 game at McGee Park in Aughnacliffe on Sunday evening and is as follows: 

Killoe Emmet Og v Dromard

Mullinalaghta St Columba’s v Colmcille

Carrickedmond v Abbeylara

Clonguish v Longford Slashers


Semi-Finals

Killoe or Dromard v Mullinalaghta or Colmcille

Carrickedmond or Abbeylara v Clonguish or Longford Slashers


Relegation Play-Offs Round 1

Rathcline v St Mary’s Granard

Mostrim a bye

Two of those three clubs will be relegated to the Intermediate Championship next year.