Mike Quirke is aware that his side won't be expected to cause an upset.
Laois will meet All-Ireland Champions Dublin in the Leinster Championship semi-finals next weekend.
The O'Moore county had two points to spare over Longford yesterday, 1-16 to 1-14.
They were 5 points down at two different stages of the game before coming out on top.
Manager Mike Quirke says their resolve is heartening: