1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Meath (1st win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1948
1950

The 1949 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 63rd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition.

Meath won their first title.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

5 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Mayo 2-10 – 1-9 Roscommon
Ballymote
Attendance: 20,000

12 June 1949
Semi-Final
Leitrim 3-3 – 1-7 Galway
Carrick-on-Shannon
Attendance: 9,000

19 June 1949
Semi-Final
Mayo 7-10 – 0-2 Sligo

30 July 1949
Final
Mayo 4-6 – 0-3 Leitrim

Leinster Championship[edit]

1 May 1949
Dublin 2-9 – 2-5 Longford

1949
Meath 0-11 – 1-5 Kildare
,

5 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Offaly 4-7 – 3-7 Dublin

June 1949
Quarter-Final
Meath 0-14 – 4-0 Wexford
,

10 July 1949
Semi-Final
Offaly 1-9 – 2-6 Westmeath
O'Connor Park, Tullamore
Referee: J Dowling

10 July 1949
Semi-Final
Meath 1-5 – 1-5 Louth
,

1949
Semi-Final Replay
Meath 2-9 – 3-6 Louth
,

1949
Semi-Final Replay No. 2
Meath 2-5 – 1-7 Louth
,

17 July 1949
Semi-Final Replay
Offaly 1-2 – 0-8 Westmeath
Cusack Park, Mullingar
Referee: J Dowling

31 July 1949
Final
Meath 4-5 – 0-6 Westmeath

Munster Championship[edit]

22 May 1949
Quarter-Final
Tipperary 3-8 – 3-4 Waterford
Dungarvan
Referee: M. Colbert (L)

19 June 1949
Semi-Final
Clare 3-7 – 1-8 Kerry

10 July 1949
Semi-Final
Cork 4-2 – 2-4 Tipperary

31 July 1949
Final
Cork 3-6 – 0-7 Clare

Ulster Championship[edit]

1 May 1949
Preliminary Round
Down 0-8 – 2-6 Monaghan

4 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Antrim 5-9 – 1-6 Derry

4 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Armagh 3-6 – 1-8 Monaghan

12 June 1949
Quarter-Final
Cavan 7-10 – 1-7 Tyrone

26 June 1949
Semi-Final
Antrim 1-6 – 3-7 Cavan

July 1949
Semi-Final
Armagh 0-14 – 1-4 Donegal

31 July 1949
Final
Cavan 1-7 – 1-6 Armagh
St. Tiernach's Park, Clones
Attendance: 24,000

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

14 August 1949
Semi-Final
Meath 3-10 – 1-10 Mayo
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 48,200

21 August 1949
Semi-Final
Cavan 1-9 – 2-3 Cork
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 49,789

25 September 1949
Final
Meath 1-10 – 1-6 Cavan
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 79,460

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Meath are All Ireland Champions for the first time.


References[edit]

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