They last met in the Leinster championship in 2016 when Offaly won a first round game by eight points in Tullamore.
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LAST FIVE CHAMPIONSHIP MEETINGS:
• 2016: Offaly 2-21 Longford 2-13 May 15 (Leinster first round)
• 2015: Longford 0-16 Carlow 0-13 (Leinster first round)
• 2014: Longford 0-19 Offaly 0-15 (Leinster first round)
• 1997: Offaly 5-17 Longford 0-13 (Leinster first round)
• 1993: Offaly 0-22 Longford 0-10 (Leinster first round)
Longford were relegated from Division 3 this year after finishing seventh. They won one, drew one and lost five of their seven games.
Offaly finished fifth on the Division 3 table, winning four and losing three games.
Offaly beat Longford by a point in their League clash last month.
The winners play Meath in the Leinster quarter-final.
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