Pictures by Tiernan Dolan
Tiernan has trawled through the archives with snapshots of De Town from 2007, plus shots of Flancare Park, as it was known back then, from above.
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Tony Cousins has moved to clarify his backroom team for the coming season in light of the appointment of Graham Lawlor.
Gary Cronin will continue in the position of Assistant to Cousins with Lawlor’s position being that of First team Coach.
“We just want to clarify things as far as Gary’s position is concerned. He’s been a tremendous help to me last season and will be again this season”.
On the transfer front the Town boss said that he has a number of irons in the fire at the moment and hopes to be in a position to announce some more signings in the coming weeks. Speaking to ltfc.ie Cousins shared “we’re looking to bring in some experience to help the younger lads development and be leaders in the dressing room, and we’re hoping that we will have some news on that front by the end of the week”.
The whole U19 squad including staff will take part in ‘Hell and Back’, Ireland’s toughest 10km run through an assault course onFebruary 2nd as part of their charity fundraising for St Christopher’s Services in Longford.
On top of that the lads will face Section O in a special challenge game in the New Year and will be attending St Christopher events over the coming months including possibly their Christmas party and their Sports Day.
The 2013 Longford Town F.C awards took place last night with the Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year awards among those handed out.
Top scorer David O’Sullivan took the top prize and availed of the opportunity to confirm that he will be staying with the club for the season ahead. Joining him in confirming his intention to stay is this years Young Player of the Year, Rhys Gorman
Player of the Year:
Chris Bennion, Noel Haverty, David O’Sullivan, Ryan Connolly
Young Player of the Year (to be presented by Section O):
Rhys Gorman, Josh O’Hanlon, Daniel Purdy
Goal of the season:
To be announced on the night. See link to goals of the season to see the candidates!
Supporters Club player of the playoffs:
To be decided on the night.
Longford Town are delighted to announce that Tony Cousins has accepted the job of Manager of the Senior team at the club for next season. A meeting of the executive committee of Longford Town FC held on Wednesday made the decision that it was in the best interests of the Club to reappoint Tony Cousins for another year.