1947 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1947 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Cavan (3rd win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Roscommon
Championship statistics
1946
1948

The 1947 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 61st staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition.

Cavan were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht[edit]

25 May 1947
Quarter-Final
Roscommon 1-10 – 0-4 Mayo

1 June 1947
Semi-Final
Sligo 2-6 – 1-6 Galway

29 June 1947
Semi-Final
Roscommon 1-9 – 0-3 Leitrim

20 July 1947
Final
Roscommon 2-12 – 1-8 Sligo
Ballina
Attendance: 14,000

Leinster[edit]

11 May 1947
Quarter-Final
Offaly 2-6 – 1-3 Carlow

6 July 1947
Semi-Final
Offaly 0-4 – 5-11 Laois
O'Moore Park, Portlaoise
Referee: P Mythen

20 July 1947
Final
Meath 3-7 – 1-7 Laois

Munster[edit]

6 July 1947
Semi-Final
Kerry 9-10 – 0-4 Clare

6 July 1947
Semi-Final
Cork 2-3 – 1-2 Tipperary

27 July 1947
Final
Kerry 3-8 – 2-6 Cork

Ulster[edit]

8 June 1947
Preliminary Round
Tyrone 0-7 – 1-4 Fermanagh

8 June 1947
Preliminary Round Replay
Tyrone 3-5 – 2-6 Fermanagh

15 June 1947
Quarter-Final
Down 2-11 – 2-5 Derry

15 June 1947
Quarter-Final
Cavan 0-9 – 1-6 Monaghan

22 June 1947
Quarter-Final Replay
Cavan 1-11 – 1-9 Monaghan

22 June 1947
Quarter-Final
Armagh 1-6 – 1-6 Tyrone

29 June 1947
Quarter-Final Replay
Armagh 1-4 – 2-5 Tyrone
Dungannon
Attendance: 10,000

6 July 1947
Semi-Final
Antrim 3-13 – 1-7 Down
Lurgan
Attendance: 17,000

6 July 1947
Semi-Final
Cavan 4-5 – 0-2 Tyrone

20 July 1947
Final
Cavan 3-4 – 1-6 Antrim
Clones
Attendance: 34,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

3 August 1947
Semi-Final
Cavan 2-4 – 0-6 Roscommon
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 60,075

10 August 1947
Semi-Final
Kerry 1-11 – 0-5 Meath
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 65,939

14 September 1947
Final
Cavan 2-11 – 2-7 Kerry
Polo Grounds, New York City
Attendance: 34,491

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