1942 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1942 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Dublin (15th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
1941
1943

The 1942 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 56th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Dublin won their fifteenth title, drawing level with Kerry in the all-time standings.[1][2]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

14 June 1942
Quarter-Final
Roscommon 1-8 – 0-8 Mayo

21 June 1942
Semi-Final
Galway 4-9 – 1-2 Leitrim

28 June 1942
Semi-Final
Roscommon 0-14 – 0-6 Sligo

19 July 1942
Final
Galway 2-6 – 3-2 Roscommon
Ballinasloe
Attendance: 9,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

10 May 1942
Offaly 1-6 – 0-7 Kildare
Newbridge
Referee: J Hayden

10 May 1942
Quarter-Final
Dublin 0-7 – 0-7 Longford
Cusack Park, Mullingar
Referee: J Hayden

24 May 1942
Quarter-Final
Offaly 6-5 – 2-7 Laois

24 May 1942
Quarter-Final Replay
Dublin 2-15 - 1-3 Longford

14 June 1942
Semi-Final
Offaly 1-10 – 0-13 Carlow
Athy
Referee: T Kehoe

21 June 1942
Semi-Final Replay
Offaly 0-6 – 1-9 Carlow

19 July 1942
Final
Dublin 0-8 – 0-6 Carlow

Munster Championship[edit]

14 June 1942
Quarter-Final
Kerry 3-8 – 1-3 Clare

1942
Quarter-Final
Waterford 1-9 – 1-5 Limerick

14 June 1942
Semi-Final
Cork 1-8 – 0-2 Waterford

28 June 1942
Semi-Final
Kerry 3-6 – 1-5 Tipperary
Tipperary
Referee: P. McKenna (L)

19 July 1942
Final
Kerry 3-7 – 0-8 Cork

Ulster Championship[edit]

31 May 1942
Quarter-Final
Armagh 3-4 – 0-0 Tyrone

14 June 1942
Quarter-Final
Down 4-4 – 3-7 Antrim

14 June 1942
Quarter-Final
Cavan 1-4 – 0-6 Monaghan

21 June 1942
Quarter-Final Replay
Down 2-11 – 1-5 Antrim

28 June 1942
Semi-Final
Cavan 7-10 – 4-4 Donegal

5 July 1942
Semi-Final
Down 0-7 – 0-6 Armagh

An objection was made and a replay ordered.


12 July 1942
Semi-Final Replay
Down 1-12 – 2-5 Armagh

19 July 1942
Final
Cavan 5-11 – 1-3 Down
Dundalk
Attendance: 7,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

2 August 1942
Semi-Final
Dublin 1-6 – 1-3 Cavan
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 8,059

19 August 1942
Semi-Final
Galway 1-3 – 0-3 Kerry
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 20,420

20 September 1942
Final
Dublin 1-10 – 1-8 Galway
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 37,105

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • The All Ireland final between Galway and Dublin gave Dublin their first All Ireland title since 1923 ending their longest drought of 19 years first from Leinster since Kildare in 1928 Galway lost a third All Ireland final in a row.

References[edit]