Good win for footballers in Longford

THE Offaly Senior Footballers recorded their first win of the year when they overcame Longford in Longford on Sunday.

THE Offaly Senior Footballers recorded their first win of the year when they overcame Longford in Longford on Sunday.

O'Byrne Cup Shield

Longford 1-8

Offaly 1-9

After losing to DCU on Wednesday night in Rhode, Tom Cribbin's charges bounced back well to record a deserved victory.

It was the second win of the weekend for an Offaly team in Longford as the county's Vocational School Senior Football team recorded a 1-5 to 0-7 win on Saturday

For full reports on both games see this Wednesday's Offaly Express