We've done it!
Longford Town won their Promotion Playoff against Shelbourne this afternoon at Richmond Park, with a 1-0 victory thanks to a goal from leading goalscorer Rob Manley.
A terrific performance, we will see you in the Premier Division in 2021!
Match report by Longford Leader: https://www.longfordleader.ie/news/longford-sport/589138/report-longford-town-save-the-best-for-last-and-gain-promotion-with-powerful-performance.html#.X7FbQWMtciM.twitter
Shelbourne: Jack Brady; Aidan Friel, Oscar Brennan, Luke Byrne, Alex O’Brien; Sean Quinn, Mark Byrne; Karl Sheppard, Shane Farrell, Dayle Rooney; Ciaran Kilduff.
Subs: Daniel Byrne for S Farrell (28 mins), Aaron Dobb for K Sheppard, Brian McManus for M Byrne and Ryan Brennan for D Rooney (58 mins), Jaze Kabia for C Kilduff (65 mins)
Longford Town: Lee Steacy, Mick McDonnell, Joe Gorman, Joe Manley; Shane Elworthy, Dean Zambra, Aodh Dervin, Aaron McNally; Dylan Grimes, Karl Chambers; Rob Manley.
Sub: Dean Byrne for K Chambers inj. (69 mins), Callum Warfield for R Manley (89 mins)
Referee: Neil Doyle (Dublin)
Match Pictures by Ken Keenan