1891 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1891 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Dublin (1st win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Cavan
Championship statistics
1890
1892

The 1891 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the fifth staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Dublin were the champions.[1][2]

Representative clubs[edit]

From 1887 until 1891 the club champions represented the whole county.

County Club
Armagh
Cavan Cavan Slashers
Cork Clondrohid
Dublin Young Irelands
Kildare Mountrice Blounts
Waterford

Results[edit]

Connacht[edit]

There were no entrants from Connacht.

Munster[edit]

20 September 1891
Semi-Final
Cork 2-5 – 0-2 Kerry

1 November 1891
Final
Cork 1-5 - 0-4 Waterford

Leinster[edit]

8 November 1891
Final
Dublin w/o - scr. Kildare

Ulster[edit]

18 October 1891
Semi-final
Cavan 3-9 - 0-0 Antrim
Armagh
Referee: James Lennon

1 November 1891
Final
Cavan 0-7 - 0-1 Armagh
Bailieboro
Referee: Connolly

Game was replayed due to an objection.


6 December 1891
Final Replay
Cavan 1-11 - 0-0 Armagh

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

1891
Semi-Final
Dublin 3-7 - 0-3 Cavan
Clonturk Park, Drumcondra

28 February 1892
Dublin 2-1 - 1-1 Cork
Clonturk Park, Drumcondra

References[edit]