1928 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1928 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kildare (4th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Kildare
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Sligo
Championship statistics
1927
1929

The 1928 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 42nd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Kildare were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

10 June 1928
Quarter-Final
Leitrim 1-0 – 1-0 Galway

17 June 1928
Semi-Final
Mayo 1-5 – 0-3 Roscommon

24 June 1928
Quarter-Final Replay
Leitrim 0-7 – 0-3 Galway

15 July 1928
Semi-Final
Sligo 1-5 – 0-2 Leitrim
Boyle
Attendance: 5,000

5 August 1928
Final
Sligo 1-4 – 0-6 Mayo
Tuam
Attendance: 9,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

20 May 1928
Quarter-Final
Kildare 0-4 – 1-0 Laois
A. O'Neill, J. Loughlin, F. Malone, T. Keogh 0-1 each Report J. Brown 1-0
Athy
Referee: S. J. Donnelly (Dublin)

10 June 1928
Semi-Final
Kildare 3-6 – 0-2 Longford
P Ryan 2-1; P Pringle 1-0; P. Martin 0-2; J Curtis, P Loughlin, Keogh 0-1 each Report M. Deane 0-2
Croke Park, Dublin
Referee: J. Byrne (Louth)

22 July 1928
Final
Kildare 0-10 – 1-6 Dublin
Report
Croke Park, Dublin
Referee: J. Byrne (Wexford)

Munster Championship[edit]

10 June 1928
Quarter-Final
Kerry 3-4 – 0-5 Clare
J O'Connor 1-0, P Russell 0-3, P Whitty 0-1

8 July 1928
Semi-Final
Tipperary 1-7 – 2-3 Kerry
J J Sheehy 1-2, N Sweeney 1-0, P Russell 0-1

5 August 1928
Final
Cork 4-3 – 0-4 Tipperary

Ulster Championship[edit]

27 May 1928
Quarter-Final
Tyrone 7-3 – 2-3 Derry

27 May 1928
Quarter-Final
Monaghan 3-5 – 1-3 Down

10 June 1928
Quarter-Final
Armagh 6-3 – 1-7 Fermanagh

17 June 1928
Quarter-Final
Cavan 1-5 – 0-2 Antrim

1 July 1928
Semi-Final
Armagh 0-4 – 0-1 Monaghan

8 July 1928
Semi-Final
Cavan 4-3 – 0-4 Tyrone

29 July 1928
Final
Cavan 2-6 – 1-4 Armagh
Cavan
Attendance: 6,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

26 August 1928
Semi-Final
Cavan 2-5 – 0-4 Sligo

2 September 1928
Semi-Final
Kildare 3-7 – 0-2 Cork
Croke Park, Dublin
Referee: J. Shevlin (Roscommon)

30 September 1928
Final
Kildare 2-6 – 2-5 Cavan
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 24,700

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Sligo win the Connacht title for the first time ever.
  • Kildare are All Ireland champions for the second year in a row.


References[edit]

External links[edit]

Beaten By A Point (1928) on YouTube, a British Pathé newsreel of the Kildare-Dublin Leinster final