Premier step up NFL promotion push

first_imgA 3-17 to 0-18 win over Longford at Semple Stadium means that Liam Kearns’s side are most definitely in the promotion hunt with three matches to be played.Tipp made a flying start against the Leinster county with Conor Sweeney – who got 2-7 of his team’s total – goaling within minutes of the start.A second goal came three minutes later when Jimmy Feehan capitalised on slack defending by the visitors. By half-time the Premier had built up a 2-10 to 0-12 advantage.Although Longford had periods when they looked quite good they never quite to peg Tipperary back.Next up for the Blue and Gold is a trip to Offaly on Sunday.last_img read more