1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Wexford (5th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1917
1919

The 1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 32nd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Wexford won a record fourth title in a row, an achievement which has never been completed.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht[edit]

30 June 1918
Quarter-Final
Roscommon 0-5 – 1-4 Leitrim

18 August 1918
Semi-Final
Mayo 1-6 – 1-0 Sligo

25 August 1918
Semi-Final
Galway 1-5 – 1-0 Leitrim

22 September 1918
Final
Mayo 0-4 – 0-1 Galway

Leinster[edit]

2 June 1918
Quarter Final
Wexford 2-6 – 0-1 Kilkenny
22 September 1918
Semi Final
Wexford 5-8 – 2-2 Carlow
1 January 1919
Final
Wexford 2-5 – 1-4 Louth

Munster[edit]

2 June 1918
Semi-Final
Tipperary 1-5 – 0-2 Cork

1918
Final
Tipperary 1-1 – 0-1 Kerry

Ulster[edit]

28 April 1918
Quarter-Final
Antrim 4-1 – 2-4 Derry

5 May 1918
Quarter-Final
Armagh 0-5 – 0-4 Down

26 May 1918
Quarter-Final
Cavan 1-4 – 1-2 Fermanagh

10 June 1918
Quarter-Final
Monaghan 4-4 – 1-0 Tyrone

30 June 1918
Semi-Final
Antrim 1-2 – 0-3 Monaghan

17 August 1918
Semi-Final
Cavan 2-4 – 0-0 Armagh
Cootehill
Attendance: 3,000

15 September 1918
Final
Cavan 3-2 – 0-0 Antrim

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

By the time the semi-final was to be played, the Leinster championship was not finished, so Louth were nominated to represent Leinster. When Wexford beat Louth in the Leinster final, they were given Louth's place in the All-Ireland final.

20 October 1918
Semi-Final
Louth 2-4 – 0-4 Cavan

1 December 1918
Semi-Final
Tipperary 2-2 – 1-4 Mayo

16 February 1919
Final
Wexford 0-5 – 0-4 Tipperary
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 12,000

References[edit]