Longford Gaelic Stats
Minor Championship (1980-2022)

Longford in MFC

Longford won the Leinster Minor Football Championship four times (1929, 1938, 2002 & 2010) and was runner up three times (1930, 1974, 2015). Longford reached the All-Ireland Minor Football Championship final once, in 1929. Longford has the distinction of winning the inaugural Leinster MFC in 1929, beating Dublin by 3-4 to 1-4 in the first Leinster Minor final in Navan. Longford went on to reach the inaugural All-Ireland Minor Football Championship final that year, losing out to Clare by 5-3 to 3-5. By the end of 2022, Longford was one of seven counties never to win an All-Ireland MFC title (Wexford, Leitrim, Monaghan, Sligo, Kildare, Donegal & Longford).

These stats focus on Longford in Minor Football Championship from 1980 to 2022.

Won 47% of Minor Championship Games (1980-2022)
Lost 50% of Minor Championship Games (1980-2022)
Drew 3% of Minor Championship Games (1980-2022)

Longford played 114 games in Minor Football Championship from 1980 to 2022, Won 53 (47%), Drew 4 (3%) and Lost 57 (50%). For the period from 1980 to 2022, Longford’s most frequent opponent was Wicklow (P16/W8/D2/L6). Next most frequent opponent was Louth (P13/W7/D1/L5) with Carlow, Offaly, Westmeath and Kildare all joint as Longford’s third most frequent opponent. Longford reached the Leinster Minor Championship final 7 times over the years, winning 3 and losing 4 finals. Longford has played every other Leinster county and Leitrim, Derry and Galway in Minor Championship since 1980, with most wins over Carlow and most losses to Kildare during that period.

Longford's Opponents (1980-2022)PlayedLD WonLD DrewLD Lost
Wicklow16826
Louth13715
Carlow111001
Offaly11704
Westmeath11605
Kildare111010
Meath 10307
Laois10217
Dublin8107
Wexford6402
Kilkenny4301
Leitrim1100
Derry1001
Galway1001
Totals11453457

1929 Leinster MFC Winners: T Reilly (St. Mels), Tony Vaughan (St. Mels/Longford), James Mulvey (Colmcille), Joe Lyons (Longford), James Quinn (St. Mels/Killoe Young Emmets), Jimmy Sheridan (St. Mels), Paddy Keenan (Ardagh St. Patricks), P. M. Farrell (St. Mels/Longford), John Barden (St. Mels/Clonguish), Billy Clarke (St. Mels/Longford), Tom McHale (St. Mels/Longford), Pat McLoughlin (Ardagh St. Patricks), Mick Barden (Clonguish), Willie Farrell (St. Mels/Ardagh St. Patricks), J Smith (St. Mels). Subs: Carter (St. Marys Granard).

1938 Leinster MFC Winners: T Murphy (Clonguish), P Fagan (Seán Connollys), C Baxter (Whiterock Slashers), B McGoey (Clonguish), K Clinton (Clonguish), P McGrath (Killashee St. Brigids), J Kane (Seán Connollys), J Reilly (Mullinalaghta), T Daly (St. Mels), J McGuire (Killoe Young Emmets), C McGoey (Clonguish), P Lehane (St. Mels), K Banks (Whiterock Slashers), P Beirne (Clonguish), J McDermott (Killashee St. Brigids).

2002 Leinster MFC Winners: Gerard Evans (Killashee), Noel Farrell (St. Colmcilles), Shane Smith (Northern Gaels), Ciaran McKeon (Clonbroney), Declan Reilly (St. Colmcilles, 0-1), Shane Mulligan (Northern Gaels), Emmett Finn (Ballymahon); Michael Kelly (Carrick Sarsfields), Fergus Kelly (Granard); Peter Masterson (St. Francis), Enda Williams (Captain, Clonguish Óg, 0-1), Cian Cooney (Balllymahon, 0-1); Tony Murphy (Ardagh), Declan Farrell (St. Colmcilles, 1-2), Michael Hussey (Wolfe Tones Óg, 2-3). Subs: Joseph O’Brien (Clonguish Óg) for C. Cooney (41m).

2010 Leinster MFC Winners: Paddy Collum (St. Vincents), Damien Bennett (Killoe Óg), Dylan Quinn (Captain, St. Vincents), Ronan Keogh (Killoe Óg), Conor Clarke (Longford Slashers), James McGivney (Northern Gaels), Shane Donohue (Shannon Gaels), Diarmuid Cooney (St. Vincents, 0-1), Darren Gallagher (Granard), Darren Farrelly (St. Vincents, 0-2), Padraig McCormack (Killoe Óg, 0-1), Barry McKeon (St. Colmcilles, 0-2), Robbie Smith (Northern Gaels, 0-7), James Noonan (St. Vincents), Daniel Mimnagh (Killoe Óg, 0-1). Subs: Tom Madden (Longford Slashers) for Donohue (27m); Cillian Lynn (Wolfe Tones Óg) for Farrelly (52m).

Minor Championship (1980-2022)

Longford in MFC

SeasonCompetitionStageLongfordOppositionOutcome
2022Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-6)Wicklow (0-8)Loss ❌
2022Leinster MFCRound 3Longford (2-11)Offaly (0-8)Win ✔️
2022Leinster MFCRound 2Longford (1-8)Kildare (2-12)Loss ❌
2022Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-11)Meath (1-10)Win ✔️
2021Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-12)Kildare (4-10)Loss ❌
2020Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (3-9)Wicklow (4-9)Loss ❌
2019Leinster MFCRound 3Longford (2-12)Laois (2-14)Loss ❌
2019Leinster MFCRound 2Longford (1-8)Carlow (0-9)Win ✔️
2019Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-8)Westmeath (2-8)Loss ❌
2018Leinster MFCRound 4Longford (0-12)Kildare (1-18)Loss ❌
2018Leinster MFCRound 3Longford (1-9)Carlow (0-8)Win ✔️
2018Leinster MFCRound 2Longford (2-17)Wexford (0-7)Win ✔️
2018Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-11)Laois (1-12)Loss ❌
2017Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-5)Dublin (6-12)Loss ❌
2017Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-19)Wicklow (3-8)Win ✔️
2016Leinster MFCRound 2Longford (0-12)Offaly (1-11)Loss ❌
2016Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-12)Westmeath (3-9)Loss ❌
2015Leinster MFCFinalLongford (1-9)Kildare (2-15)Loss ❌
2015Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (1-9)Meath (0-8)Win ✔️
2015Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (1-14)Carlow(1-9)Win ✔️
2015Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-14)Wicklow (1-8)Win ✔️
2014Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-13)Kildare (2-17)Loss ❌
2014Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (3-13)Carlow (2-6)Win ✔️
2014Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (0-10)Louth (0-6)Win ✔️
2014Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-14)Dublin (2-11)Loss ❌
2013Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (2-10)Meath (1-17)Loss ❌
2013Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-6)Laois (1-9)Loss ❌
2012Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (1-5)Dublin (2-14)Loss ❌
2012Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (2-10)Laois (1-10)Win ✔️
2012Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-11)Meath (1-11)Loss ❌
2011Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-5)Dublin (0-10)Loss ❌
2011Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (4-14)Wicklow (0-4)Win ✔️
2011Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (1-10)Westmeath (0-7)Win ✔️
2011Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-8)Kildare (1-15)Loss ❌
2010All-Ireland MFCQuarter FinalLongford (1-6)Galway (0-10)Loss ❌
2010Leinster MFCFinalLongford (0-14)Offaly (0-8)Win ✔️
2010Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (3-5)Kildare (0-13)Win ✔️
2010Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (1-6)Westmeath (0-6)Win ✔️
2010Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (1-13)Carlow (1-4)Win ✔️
2010Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (2-12)Wexford (1-7)Win ✔️
2010Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-3)Offaly (2-19)Loss ❌
2009Leinster MFCQualifierLongford (1-6)Offaly (4-12)Loss ❌
2009Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-13)Laois (3-10)Loss ❌
2008Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (2-8)Meath (3-9)Loss ❌
2008Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (1-13)Louth (0-12)Win ✔️
2008Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-13)Laois (2-11)Win ✔️
2007Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-12)Offaly (2-8)Win ✔️
2007Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-7)Carlow (2-4)Win ✔️
2006Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (1-7)Wicklow (3-10)Loss ❌
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-17)Wicklow (1-11)Win ✔️
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (3-15)Wexford (1-3)Win ✔️
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-12)Louth (5-8)Loss ❌
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-11)Kilkenny (2-7)Loss ❌
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-3)Westmeath (2-12)Loss ❌
2006Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (2-11)Louth (2-8)Win ✔️
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-7)Laois (3-10)Loss ❌
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-13)Louth (0-8)Win ✔️
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-13)Kilkenny (1-7)Win ✔️
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (2-11)Carlow (2-4)Win ✔️
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-6)Wicklow (1-9)Loss ❌
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-4)Louth (1-5)Loss ❌
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-10)Wexford (0-5)Win ✔️
2005Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-15)Kilkenny (0-8)Win ✔️
2004Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-9)Kildare (1-11)Loss ❌
2004Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (2-8)Louth (0-8)Win ✔️
2004Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-11)Louth (0-11)Draw ➖
2004Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (1-17)Carlow (0-7)Win ✔️
2003Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (2-13)Carlow (2-9)Win ✔️
2003Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-9)Louth (0-12)Loss ❌
2003Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (3-16)Wicklow (0-11)Win ✔️
2002All-Ireland MFCSemi FinalLongford (1-3)Derry (3-13)Loss ❌
2002All-Ireland MFCQuarter FinalLongford (4-6)Leitrim (1-6)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCFinalLongford (3-8)Meath (3-5)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (1-8)Dublin (0-7)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-8)Offaly (0-9)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (3-13)Kilkenny (0-5)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (3-13)Carlow (0-3)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (4-12)Louth (2-3)Win ✔️
2002Leinster MFCRound RobinLongford (0-13)Wicklow (1-5)Win ✔️
2001Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-10)Wexford (1-12)Loss ❌
2000Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-8)Meath (0-15)Loss ❌
1999Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-8)Kildare (0-16)Loss ❌
1998Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-6)Laois (0-19)Loss ❌
1997Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-9)Meath (1-16)Loss ❌
1997Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-16)Westmeath (1-7)Win ✔️
1996Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-13)Kildare (3-7)Loss ❌
1995Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (2-7)Westmeath (1-11)Loss ❌
1995Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-6)Offaly (0-5)Win ✔️
1994Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-4)Laois (3-5)Loss ❌
1994Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-8)Laois (0-11)Draw ➖
1993Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-8)Offaly (1-10)Loss ❌
1992Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-5)Wicklow (1-10)Loss ❌
1991Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-6)Louth (3-10)Loss ❌
1990Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-9)Meath (2-16)Loss ❌
1990Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-13)Westmeath (2-7)Win ✔️
1989Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (1-5)Kildare (0-14)Loss ❌
1989Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-7)Wicklow (1-8)Win ✔️
1988Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-9)Wicklow (1-14)Loss ❌
1988Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-11)Wicklow (0-11)Draw ➖
1988Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-6)Westmeath (0-2)Win ✔️
1987Leinster MFCRound 2Longford (0-7)Louth (3-5)Loss ❌
1987Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-6)Westmeath (0-2)Win ✔️
1986Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (0-5)Dublin (2-10)Loss ❌
1986Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (0-5)Offaly (0-3)Win ✔️
1986Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-8)Louth (0-5)Win ✔️
1985Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-7)Wexford (0-12)Loss ❌
1984Leinster MFCSemi FinalLongford (0-3)Dublin (1-14)Loss ❌
1984Leinster MFCQuarter FinalLongford (2-8)Offaly (0-11)Win ✔️
1984Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-9)Wicklow (1-8)Win ✔️
1984Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-7)Wicklow (3-4)Draw ➖
1983Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (0-2)Carlow (2-12)Loss ❌
1982Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (4-4)Meath (2-16)Loss ❌
1981Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (2-3)Westmeath (2-6)Loss ❌
1980Leinster MFCRound 1Longford (1-6)Dublin (2-6)Loss ❌

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