1952 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1952 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Cavan (5th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Roscommon
Championship statistics
1951
1953

The 1952 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 66th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition.

Cavan won their fifth, and so far last, All-Ireland title.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

22 June 1952
Semi-Final
Mayo 0-9 – 0-6 Sligo
Fr. O'Hara Park, Charlestown
Attendance: 10,000

29 June 1952
Semi-Final
Roscommon 1-6 – 1-5 Galway

13 July 1952
Final
Roscommon 3-4 – 0-6 Mayo

Leinster Championship[edit]

4 May 1952
Preliminary Round
Longford 3-8 – 0-5 Kildare

11 May 1952
Preliminary Round
Offaly 0-8 – 1-1 Westmeath
Cusack Park, Mullingar
Referee: P Russell

11 May 1952
Preliminary Round
Carlow 2-8 – 1-7 Wicklow

25 May 1952
Quarter-Final
Meath 2-7 – 2-5 Dublin

1 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Louth 0-9 – 1-2 Wexford

8 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Offaly 0-7 – 0-9 Longford
Cusack Park, Mullingar
Referee: P Woods

22 June 1952
Semi-Final
Louth 3-11 – 0-4 Carlow
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 25,000

29 June 1952
Semi-Final
Meath 1-9 – 0-9 Longford

13 July 1952
Final
Meath 1-6 – 0-8 Louth
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 44,000

Munster Championship[edit]

18 May 1952
Quarter-Final
Waterford 1-3 – 0-5 Clare

25 May 1952
Quarter-Final
Tipperary 0-9 – 1-4 Limerick
FitzGerald Park, Kilmallock
Referee: A. Scannell ( C )

6 July 1952
Semi-Final
Cork 1-7 – 0-5 Tipperary
Ned Hall Park, Clonmel
Referee: P. J. Ryan (L)

6 July 1952
Semi-Final
Kerry 0-14 – 1-7 Waterford

20 July 1952
Final
Cork 0-11 – 0-2 Kerry

Ulster Championship[edit]

15 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Cavan 2-10 – 1-3 Down

15 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Armagh 1-8 – 1-6 Tyrone

22 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Monaghan 2-12 – 0-12 Derry

29 June 1952
Quarter-Final
Antrim 1-7 – 2-3 Donegal
Corrigan Park, Belfast
Attendance: 5,000

6 July 1952
Semi-Final
Monaghan 1-8 – 1-5 Armagh
O'Neill Park, Dungannon
Attendance: 8,000

13 July 1952
Semi-Final
Cavan 3-6 – 2-6 Antrim

27 July 1952
Final
Cavan 1-8 – 0-8 Monaghan
Breffni Park, Cavan
Attendance: 30,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

3 August 1952
Semi-Final
Meath 1-6 – 0-7 Roscommon
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 41,231

17 August 1952
Semi-Final
Cavan 0-10 – 0-3 Cork

28 September 1952
Final
Cavan 2-4 – 1-7 Meath
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 64,200

12 October 1952
Final Replay
Cavan 0-9 – 0-5 Meath
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 62,515

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Limerick are dropped from the Munster football championship until 1965.
  • The All Ireland semi final between Meath and Roscommon was the first meeting between the teams.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2011-09-28.