2019 Carlow Senior Football Championship

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Carlow S.F.C.
ChampionsÉire Óg
All Ireland SCFC???
Winning CaptainSean Gannon
Man of the MatchBenny Kavanagh
Winning ManagerJoe Murphy
Matches played18

The 2020 Carlow Senior Football Championship is the 120th edition of the Carlow GAA's premier club gaelic football tournament for senior graded clubs in County Carlow, Ireland. The tournament consists of 8 teams, with the winner going on to represent Carlow in the Leinster Senior Club Football Championship. The championship starts with a group stage and then progresses to a knock out stage.

Éire Óg were the defending champions after they defeated Rathvilly in the previous years final.

This was O'Hanrahans return to the senior grade after claiming the 2019 Carlow Intermediate Football Championship title, thus ending a 3-year exodus since being relegated in 2017. There was no Relegation Playoff in 2020 due to COVID-19.

Team changes[edit]

[1] [2]

The following teams have changed division since the 2018 championship season.

Group stage[edit]

There are two groups of four teams. The top two teams in each group compete in the semi-finals. The bottom team in each group compete in the relegation Final.

Group A[edit]

Group B[edit]

Knock-out stages[edit]


The winners and runners up of each group qualify for the quarter finals.

Quarter-Finals Semi-Finals Final
Mt. Leinster Rangers 1-9
Old Leighlin 1-5 Rathvilly 0-11
Palatine 0-9
Rathvilly 0-9
Éire Óg 0-15
Éire Óg 3-19
Palatine 2-11 Mt. Leinster Rangers 0-8
O'Hanrahans 0-12


13 September 2019
Palatine Colours of Mayo.svg 1-8 - 1-7 Colours of Monaghan.svg Tinryland Dr. Cullen Park
Shane O'Neill 0-6 (0-5 f), Jamie Kenny 1-0, Craig Kearney 0-1 (0-1 f), Andrew Kehoe 0-1 Paul Broderick 0-4 (0-1 f), Shane Redmond 1-0, Diarmuid Walshe 0-1 (0-1 f), Niall Lowry 0-1, Mark Lawlor 0-1

15 September 2019
Bagenalstown Gaels Green and Black flag.svg 3-11 - 1-11


Colours of Cavan.svg Old Leighlin Dr. Cullen Park
Robbie Kane 1-2 (0-1 f), Andrew Beaton 1-2, Darren Crooks 1-0, Jamie Clarke 0-3 (0-2 f), Cian Doyle 0-2, Ciaran Cunningham 0-1 (0-1 f), Liam Galway 0-1 Cathal Coughlan 1-4 (1 pen, 0-1 f), Seamus Kinsella 0-4 (0-3 f), Sean Bambrick 0-1, Mikey Bambrick 0-1, Patrick Hickey 0-1


1 August 2021
Palatine Colours of Mayo.svg 1-9 - 1-12 Colours of Donegal.svg Rathvilly Dr. Cullen Park

1 August 2021
Éire Óg Colours of Cork.svg 3-19 - 0-8 Colours of Down.svg Mt. Leinster Rangers Dr. Cullen Park


8 August 2021
Éire Óg Colours of Cork.svg 0-15 - 0-9 Colours of Donegal.svg Rathvilly Dr. Cullen Park

Relegation play off[edit]

There was no relegation playoff in the 2020 Championship due to Covid.

Leinster Senior Club Football Championship[edit]

There was no Leinster Club Championship in 2020 due to Covid.


  1. ^ "Carlow Nationalist Archives". IrishNewsArchive.com. 16 January 2018. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
  2. ^ "2018 Carlow Club Championship Draws". Hoganstand.com. 16 January 2018. Retrieved 16 January 2018.