1931 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1931 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kerry (10th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Kildare
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1930
1932

The 1931 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 45th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Kerry were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

24 May 1931
Semi-Final
Roscommon 5-6 – 0-1 Leitrim

31 May 1931
Quarter-Final
Mayo 1-8 – 1-3 Sligo

5 July 1931
Semi-Final
Mayo 3-5 – 1-4 Galway
Castlerea
Attendance: 6,000

9 August 1931
Final
Mayo 2-10 – 3-2 Roscommon
Sligo
Attendance: 6,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

30 May 1931
Quarter Final
Kildare 2-4 – 1-6 Laois

7 June 1931
Quarter Final
Meath 2-1 – 1-1 Offaly
Navan
Referee: T Burke

28 June 1931
Quarter Final Replay
Meath 0-8 – 0-3 Offaly
Navan
Referee: A Rogers

19 July 1931
Semi Final
Kildare 1-4 – 1-4 Meath

2 August 1931
Semi Final Replay
Kildare 1-5 – 0-5 Meath

9 August 1931
Final
Kildare 2-9 – 1-6 Westmeath

Munster Championship[edit]

7 June 1931
Preliminary Round
Tipperary 4-4 – 0-1 Limerick
Newcastle
Referee: P. McNamara (Cl)

14 June 1931
Quarter-Final
Cork 3-4 – 1-2 Clare

21 June 1931
Quarter-Final
Tipperary 0-7 – 0-0 Waterford
Dungarvan
Referee: T. Keating ( T )

5 July 1931
Semi-Final
Cork 3-1 – 2-11 Tipperary
Clonmel
Referee: P. Whelan (W)

9 August 1931
Final
Kerry 5-8 – 0-2 Tipperary
Tralee
Referee: S. Malone (Cl)

Ulster Championship[edit]

10 May 1931
Quarter-Final
Donegal 2-4 – 0-1 Antrim
Letterkenny
Attendance: 1,000

An objection was made and the game awarded to Antrim.


17 May 1931
Quarter-Final
Monaghan 3-8 – 1-4 Tyrone

24 May 1931
Quarter-Final
Armagh 0-6 – 0-2 Down

14 June 1931
Quarter-Final
Cavan 2-5 – 1-2 Fermanagh

21 June 1931
Semi-Final
Armagh 1-9 – 0-4 Monaghan
Carrickmacross
Attendance: 4,000

5 July 1931
Semi-Final
Cavan 4-9 – 2-3 Antrim

2 August 1931
Final
Cavan 0-8 – 2-1 Armagh

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

30 August 1931
Semi-Final
Kerry 1-6 – 1-4 Mayo
J Ryan 1-1, P Whitty 0-3, B Stack, M Doyle 0-1 each

30 August 1931
Semi-Final
Kildare 0-10 – 1-5 Cavan

27 September 1931
Final
Kerry 1-11 – 0-8 Kildare
J Ryan 0-6, P Russell 1-0, P Whitty, J J Landers 0-2 each, M Doyle 0-1
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 42,350

References[edit]

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Kerry become the first Munster team to be All Ireland champions for 3 years in a row.