Wexford Youths seal Premier Division promotion

Shane Keegan's side secured the SSE Airtricity First Division title with a 3-0 win over Athlone Town
Wexford Youths have been promoted to the SSE Airtricity Premier Division for the first time after defeating Athlone Town to lift the First Division trophy.

Shane Keegan's side have two games left in the second tier this season, but their home win over Athlone sees them remain seven points clear of title rivals Finn Harps.

Danny Furlong opened the scoring for Youths with his 27th goal of the season, becoming the First Division all-time top scorer in the process.

Goals from Eric Molloy and Aidan Keenan sealed the win to see Wexford promoted to the top flight.