1939 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1939 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kerry (13th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1938
1940

The 1939 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 53rd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Kerry were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

25 June 1939
Semi-Final
Mayo 2-10 – 0-2 Sligo
Sligo
Attendance: 4,000

16 July 1939
Final
Mayo 2-6 – 0-3 Galway
Roscommon
Attendance: 20,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

1939
Meath 1-9 – 1-7 Laois

11 June 1939
Quarter-Final
Kildare 2-11 – 1-1 Offaly
Nolan Park, Kilkenny
Referee: D Hamilton

June 1939
Semi-Final
Wexford 1-7 – 0-7 Louth

30 July 1939
Final
Meath 2-7 – 2-3 Wexford

Munster Championship[edit]

14 May 1939
Cork 0-8 – 0-7 Waterford

4 June 1939
Quarter-Final
Tipperary 1-9 – 2-2 Cork
Mitchelstown
Attendance: S. Moynihan (K)

2 July 1939
Semi-Final
Tipperary 4-5 – 1-6 Clare
Limerick
Attendance: S. Moynihan (K)

23 July 1939
Final
Kerry 2-11 – 0-4 Tipperary
Clonmel
Referee: D. Goode (W)

Ulster Championship[edit]

25 June 1939
Quarter-Final
Cavan 4-11 – 1-2 Tyrone
Omagh
Attendance: 3,000

25 June 1939
Quarter-Final
Down 1-6 – 1-5 Antrim

2 July 1939
Quarter-Final
Donegal 0-6 – 1-1 Down

16 July 1939
Semi-Final
Monaghan 1-6 – 1-6 Armagh

23 July 1939
Semi-Final Replay
Monaghan 0-2 – 1-6 Armagh

23 July 1939
Semi-Final
Cavan 5-12 – 0-4 Donegal

6 August 1939
Final
Cavan 2-6 – 2-4 Armagh

15 August 1939
Final Replay
Cavan 2-3 – 1-4 Armagh

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

13 August 1939
Semi-Final
Kerry 0-4 – 0-4 Mayo

20 August 1939
Semi-Final
Meath 1-9 – 1-1 Cavan

10 September 1939
Semi-Final Replay
Kerry 3-8 – 1-4 Mayo

24 September 1939
Final
Kerry 2-5 – 2-3 Meath
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 46,828

References[edit]

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

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Kerry are now one behind Dublin with All Ireland titles.
  • Meath win their second Leinster Title first since 1895.