Thursday 22 February 2018

Video: Watch the inspirational video 'The Town' charting the incredible turnaround at Dundalk

Richie Towell celebrates after scoring for Dundalk.
Richie Towell celebrates after scoring for Dundalk. Newsdesk Newsdesk

From being on the brink of extinction to claiming the league title, it has been a remarkable time in the history of Dundalk.

Just three short years ago, the Lilywhites looked like they could be following in the footsteps of other clubs troubled by financial difficulties.

Founded in 1903, there were genuine fears that Oriel Park would no longer boast a club in the top flight, but 'The Town' illustrates how the community spirit prevailed to save their beloved club.

The fairtale story concludes with the winning of the league last year amid jubilant scenes for the club's loyal supporters.

Watch the inspirational story below:

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