Longford Gaelic Stats
U20/U21 Hurling Championship (1985-2024)

Longford in U20/U21 HC

Longford first played U-21 Hurling Championship in the Leinster Special U-21 Hurling Championship in 1985. The winner of this competition would qualify for the Leinster U-21 Hurling Championship proper at the semi-final stage. The competition was renamed the Leinster U-21 ‘A’ Hurling Championship in 2007 and was discontinued after 2016. Longford competed from 1985 to 2009 with exception of 1988-1992, and did not compete after 2010. Since 2015 Longford has competed infrequently in the All-Ireland U-20 ‘C’ Hurling Championship or Andrew O’Neill Cup. Competition grade changed from U-21 to U-20 from 2019.

Longford played 34 games in U20/U21 Hurling Championship, Won 10 (29%), Drew 1 (3%) and Lost 23 (68%).

Won 29% U20 Hurling Championship Games
Lost 68% U20 Hurling Championship Games
Drew 3% U20 Hurling Championship Games
U20/U21 Hurling Championship (1985-2024)

Longford Stats

U20/U21 Hurling OppositionPlayedLD WonLD DrewLD Lost
Louth11911
Carlow7007
Wicklow4103
Kildare4004
Meath3003
Westmeath2002
Donegal *1001
Fermanagh *1001
Monaghan *1001
Total3410123

* Denotes All-Ireland U-20 ‘C’ Hurling Championship.
All others are Leinster Special U-21 Hurling Championship.

U20/U21 Hurling Championship (1985-2024)

All Longford Results

DateU20/U21 Hurling Championship Details
28/04/1985Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 1-1, Carlow 5-7 | Loss ❌
17/05/1986Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 1-6, Wicklow 1-8 | Loss ❌
21/03/1987Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 0-5, Westmeath 1-14 | Loss ❌
01/05/1993Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford Scr, Westmeath W/O | Loss ❌
23/04/1994Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 1-10, Louth 4-11 | Loss ❌
15/03/1995Leinster Special U-21 HC - Preliminary | Longford 1-11, Louth 0-6 | Win ✔️
01/04/1995Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 0-2, Meath 1-15 | Loss ❌
23/03/1996Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 3-5, Louth 1-5 | Win ✔️
06/04/1996Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 0-12, Carlow 3-13 | Loss ❌
22/03/1997Leinster Special U-21 HC - Preliminary | Longford 5-13, Louth 0-5 | Win ✔️
05/04/1997Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 1-10, Carlow 2-13 | Loss ❌
14/03/1998Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 5-5, Louth 1-8 | Win ✔️
28/03/1998Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 1-5, Wicklow 1-12 | Loss ❌
06/03/1999Leinster Special U-21 HC - Preliminary | Longford 3-15, Louth 0-7 | Win ✔️
02/04/1999Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 0-7, Meath 2-16 | Loss ❌
18/03/2000Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 1-9, Louth 2-6 | Draw ➖
25/03/2000Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 (R) | Longford 4-9, Louth 1-9 | Win ✔️
08/04/2000Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 1-11, Wicklow 2-5 | Win ✔️
22/04/2000Leinster Special U-21 HC - Semi-Final | Longford 2-7, Kildare 1-14 | Loss ❌
31/03/2001Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford W/O, Louth Scr | Win ✔️
07/04/2001Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 2-5, Carlow 5-14 | Loss ❌
18/03/2002Leinster Special U-21 HC - Preliminary | Longford 2-11, Louth 0-6 | Win ✔️
30/03/2002Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 0-3, Wicklow 3-14 | Loss ❌
01/03/2003Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 2-8, Louth 2-6 | Win ✔️
05/04/2003Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 2 | Longford 1-4, Carlow 3-23 | Loss ❌
12/04/2004Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford Scr, Meath W/O | Loss ❌
09/04/2005Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 2-9, Carlow 1-19 | Loss ❌
14/04/2006Leinster Special U-21 HC - Round 1 | Longford 0-3, Kildare 1-23 | Loss ❌
07/04/2007Leinster U-21 ‘A’ HC - Round 1 | Longford 0-2, Kildare 2-18 | Loss ❌
05/04/2008Leinster U-21 ‘A’ HC - Round 1 | Longford Scr, Carlow W/O | Loss ❌
04/04/2009Leinster U-21 ‘A’ HC - Round 1 | Longford Scr, Kildare W/O | Loss ❌
01/07/2015All-Ireland U-21 'C' HC - Quarter Final | Longford 1-8, Donegal 2-18 | Loss ❌
02/07/2016All-Ireland U-21 'C' HC - Quarter Final | Longford Scr, Fermanagh W/O | Loss ❌
30/03/2024All-Ireland U-21 'C' HC - Quarter Final | Longford 2-15, Monaghan 3-13 | Loss ❌

– Winner of Leinster Special U-21 HC qualified for Leinster U-21 HC proper.
– In 2007 Leinster Special U-21 HC was renamed Leinster U-21 ‘A’ HC.
– Longford entered Leinster Special U-21 HC for the first time in 1985.
– Did not participate from 1988-1992 or from 2010 onward.
– Due to play Kildare on 15th May 1988 – Withdrew from competition.
– 1993 vs Westmeath was conceded – Longford could not field a team.
– 2001 W/O vs Louth due to Foot & Mouth outbreak in Louth that week.
– Due to play Wicklow on 20th June 2010 – Withdrew from competition.
– Leinster U-21 ‘A’ Hurling Championship ended after 2016.
– Longford first competed in All-Ireland U-21 ‘C’ Championship in 2015.

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