'Expect Colm O'Rourke to call for them to split Longford now!'

May 27, 2018

Longford's Michael Quinn celebrates at the final whistle.
©INPHO/Donall Farmer.

Longford are celebrating a first Leinster SFC victory over Meath in 36 years after they prevailed by two points in fortress Glennon Brothers Pearse Park.

On what has been a memorable day for the underdog in Leinster, Denis Connerton's men ended a nine-year wait for a first round championship win to set up a glamour provincial semi-final against All-Ireland champions Dublin at Croke Park in two weeks' time.


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