26 Jun 2022

Longford Abú! Blue and gold GAA army descends on Croke Park for Dublin showdown

Longford Abú! Blue and gold GAA army descends on Croke Park for Dublin showdown

Pupils and staff of Fermoyle National School getting behind Longford today, especially teacher and Longford player Sean McCormack. Photo Declan Gilmore

Longford GAA supporters are travelling to Croke Park in their thousands for today's Leinster Senior Football Championship semi-final against the reigning champions Dublin, throw-in 4pm.

Denis Connerton's side may well be underdogs against Jim Gavin's Dubs, however, the blue and gold army are looking forward to the county's first appearance in a provincial senior semi-final since 1988. 

The exodus of Longford fans, via road and rail, to GAA headquarters commenced early this morning and here's wishing them and the team and mentors every success. If you can't make it to Croke Park, don't forget the game is being televised live on RTE.

Longford Abú!!!!

Also read: Longford dare to dream in daunting task against Dublin

Also read: Longford defender Michael Quinn looking for some sort of redemption against Dublin

Also read: Denis Connerton realistic as Longford come up against the best in the country


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