Laois face Longford in 2017 Leinster Football Championship opener

Laois face Longford in 2017 Leinster Football Championship opener
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Laois will face Longford at home in the opening-round of the Leinster Senior Football Championship.

The winner will play Kildare at home in the quarter final.

Leinster Senior Football Championship

First Round: Louth v Wicklow, Laois v Longford, Carlow v Wexford

Quarter-Finals: Louth/Wicklow v Meath, Laois/Longford v Kildare, Carlow/Wexford v Dublin, Westmeath v Offaly

Semi-Finals: Louth/Wicklow/Meath v Laois/Longford/Kildare, Carlow/Wexford/Dublin v Westmeath/Offaly

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship

Laois Westmeath, Kerry Meath will contest the round-robin group of the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship.

The top two teams will progress to the quarter-finals to face either Wexford or Offaly.

Quarter-Finals: Galway v Dublin, Wexford v Top two team from Qualifier Group, Offaly v Top two team from Qualifier Group

Semi-Finals: Galway/Dublin v Offaly/Top two team from Qualifier Group, Kilkenny v Wexford/Top two team from Qualifier Group