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SEMI-FINAL WEEKEND FOR 3 YOUTH’S TEAMSLast weekend saw 3 underage teams in Leinster semi-final action. The U13 in the Leinster McGowan Cup against Athy, the U14’s in the Leinster plate semi-final against Edenderry and the U15’s in the Leinster Plate semi-final against...


230317 Provincial Towns Plate Semi-Final Kilkenny 29 Longford 28Longford bowed out of the Provincial Towns Plate at the semi-final stage when a stirring second half fight back came up just short. Like Leinster who bowed out of the Champions cup later in the day, a slow start by Longford was what...


The Semi Final of the Provincial Towns Plate will take place on Sunday 23rd April. Longford take on Kilkenny in Portlaoise with a 12 o’clock kick off. The early KO, is due to the Leinster European Semi Final being on later that day. If Longford can make it to the final for the second year in a row...


09/04/2017 Provincial Towns Plant Quarter Final Longford 35 Athy 05Longford guaranteed their supporters another day out by securing a resounding win over a visiting Athy in the Provincial towns plate quarter final at CPL Park. Played on a mild afternoon with a strong wind that had a political feel...


02/04/2017 Provincial Towns Plate 2nd Round Longford 27 Wexford Wanderers 10Longford Performance XV extended their season with a comprehensive win over Wexford Wanderers in the second round of the Provincial Towns Plate at CPL Park, on Sunday past. This was a tough task for the home team as a...


Longford Senior Men's Performance XV season continues when Wexford visit CPL Park this Sunday April 2nd, where they meet the Slaneysiders in the second round of the Leinster Towns Plate. Wexford have been plying their trade in the Leinster League 2B of later, so it has been a while since the two...


Last summer after the disappointment of relegation from Division 1B we all stated our goal was to not just get promoted but to win 2A, with a game to spare we did that. So, in our last game against Carlow we wanted to finish the job and be convincing winners of 2A. We knew the Carlow game was going to be tough...


190317 Leinster League Division 2A Carlow 13 Longford 15Longford cemented their league champion status with a win over contenders Carlow to end the league on a high note. This was a game played in perfect rugby conditions and the newly crowned champions took advantage to beat their opponents at Oak...

Longford surge to 2A Title

Tuesday 14th March, 2017



12/03/17 Leinster League Division 2A Longford 42 Cill Dara 24 A late surge by Cill Dara was not enough to deny Longford victory on their home patch when they put in a performance worthy of the Leinster League Division 2A champions.This was a game in which thrilling passing rugby was common fare. Both...


26/02/2017 Provincial Towns Cup Second Round Dundalk 34 Longford 03The score line may say otherwise, but Longford Development XV put in a solid 65 minutes in their second round Towns Cup clash with Dundalk before finally capitulating. The Louth side were kept in check for most of the game, but in the...


19/02/17 Provincial Towns Cup 2nd Round Clondalkin 34 Longford 23Longford's Towns Cup aspirations were snuffed out in Gordon Park Kingswood when Division 1B side Clondalkin put in a final 10 minutes that quenched the flame of their visitor's hopes. A large midland contingent made their...


This coming weekend (19/02/17 KO 3PM) Gordon Park Kingswood calls as Longford travel for the second round of the Towns Cup. Clondalkin are the foes in this round after they overcame Edenderry in the first round on a score of 23 to 26.Were this a home game Longford would fancy their chances, but ceding...


05/02/2017 Provincial Seconds Cup First Round Longford 25 Cill Dara 0Longford got one over on table toppers Cill Dara in fine style when the Kildare team came to CPL Park for the first round of the Provincial Towns Seconds Cup on Sunday.The Longford Development SquadThe five try victory, while...

Longford RFC Mini/Youth Notes 05/02/2017

Tuesday 07th February, 2017



Summary: Fixtures & Results & U15/U16 Match ReportsMini/Youth Playing Information & Training TimesLooking for Longford RFC Gear, click on this link!Youth’s Results Longford U13 12 Tullamore 21Longford U14 17 Birr 19Longford U15 15 Birr 10Youth’s FixturesSat 11th...


29/01/16 Provincial Towns Cup 1st Round Longford 23 Tullamore 03Longford progress beyond the first round of the Towns Cup thanks to a sparkling performance that saw them contain a bristly Tullamore attack, while showing some daring attacks themselves. Two tries and four penalties accounted for...

Longford RFC Mini/Youth Notes 30/01/17

Monday 30th January, 2017



Summary: Fixtures & Results.....Mini/Youth Playing Information & Training TimesLooking for Longford RFC Gear, click on this link!Youth’s Results Longford U13 19 Navan 15 Longford U14 18 Mullingar 15Longford U15 24 Edenderry 26Longford U18 00 Carlow 38Youth’s...


We asked for a commitment for January from the boys in what we knew would be a set of hard games, and the boys gave that commitment. Not perfect by any stretch, a draw and two wins, and for the Development team a loss and two wins. But both teams put in good performances against difficult opposition...


1932 PROVINCIAL TOWNS CUP FINAL Dundalk 07 Longford 00 DUNDALK WIN TOWN’S CUP FOR FIRST TIMEThough, they did not succeed in crossing their opponents’ line, there was no question as to the superiority of Dundalk over Longford in the final of the of the Provincial Towns’ Cup,...


In 2013 Longford RFC reached the Provincial Towns Cup Final for the first time since the club was reformed in 1967; a historic year when Pat Fitzgerald, representing Longford RFC, become the President of the I.R.F.U. He was the first Junior Club representative ever to hold this office.The...


23/01/17 Leinster League Division 2A Longford 33 Newbridge 10Longford go a full five points clear at the top of Division 2A thanks to a clinical and concise victory over Newbridge at CPL Park. With the opening game of the Towns Cup the next outing Longford will be happy to have cruised through this...







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