1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Meath (1st win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1948
1950

The 1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 63rd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition.

Meath won their first title.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht[edit]

5 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Mayo 2-10 – 1-9 Roscommon
Ballymote
Attendance: 20,000

12 June 1949
Semi-Final
Leitrim 3-3 – 1-7 Galway
Carrick-on-Shannon
Attendance: 9,000

19 June 1949
Semi-Final
Mayo 7-10 – 0-2 Sligo

30 July 1949
Final
Mayo 4-6 – 0-3 Leitrim

Leinster[edit]

31 July 1949
Final
Meath 4-5 – 0-6 Westmeath

Munster[edit]

19 June 1949
Semi-Final
Clare 3-7 – 1-8 Kerry

10 July 1949
Semi-Final
Cork 4-2 – 2-4 Tipperary

31 July 1949
Final
Cork 3-6 – 0-7 Clare

Ulster[edit]

1 May 1949
Preliminary Round
Down 0-8 – 2-6 Monaghan

4 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Antrim 5-9 – 1-6 Derry

4 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Armagh 3-6 – 1-8 Monaghan

12 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Cavan 7-10 – 1-7 Tyrone

26 June 1949
Semi-Final
Antrim 1-6 – 3-7 Cavan

July 1949
Semi-Final
Armagh 0-14 – 1-4 Donegal

31 July 1949
Final
Cavan 1-7 – 1-6 Armagh
Clones
Attendance: 24,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

14 August 1949
Semi-Final
Meath 3-10 – 1-10 Mayo
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 48,200

21 August 1949
Semi-Final
Cavan 1-9 – 2-3 Cork
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 49,789

25 September 1949
Final
Meath 1-10 – 1-6 Cavan
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 79,460

References[edit]