1954 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1954 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Meath (2nd win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Meath
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
1953
1955

The 1954 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 68th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition.

Meath were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

13 June 1954
Quarter-Final
Mayo 4-9 – 1-7 Roscommon
McHale Park, Castlebar
Attendance: 15,000

27 June 1954
Semi-Final
Sligo 1-8 – 1-7 Leitrim

4 July 1954
Final
Galway 2-4 – 1-5 Mayo
Tuam
Attendance: 5,000

18 July 1954
Final
Galway 2-10 – 3-4 Sligo
Tuam
Attendance: 15,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

16 May 1954
Quarter-Final
Wexford 0-7 – 1-5 Offaly
Dr. Cullen Park, Carlow
Referee: W Delaney

13 June 1954
Meath 1-9 – 1-8 Wicklow

27 June 1954
Quarter-Final
Meath 3-2 – 0-5 Kildare

4 July 1954
Semi-Final
Dublin 2-4 – 2-5 Offaly
O'Moore Park, Portlaoise
Referee: W Goodison

11 July 1954
Semi-Final
Meath 2-9 – 1-5 Longford

25 July 1954
Final
Meath 4-7 – 2-10 Offaly
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 44109
Referee: W Goodison

Munster Championship[edit]

4 July 1954
Semi-Final
Kerry 3-10 – 1-2 Waterford

4 July 1954
Semi-Final
Cork 3-11 – 2-7 Tipperary
Clonmel
Referee: J. O'Connell (L)

25 July 1954
Final
Kerry 4-9 – 2-3 Cork

Ulster Championship[edit]

13 June 1954
Quarter-Final
Tyrone 1-7 – 1-5 Donegal

13 June 1954
Quarter-Final
Derry 4-11 – 3-4 Down

10 July 1954
Quarter-Final
Armagh 1-8 – 1-6 Antrim
Casement Park, Belfast
Attendance: 4,000

27 July 1954
Quarter-Final
Cavan 3-8 – 2-5 Monaghan

4 July 1954
Semi-Final
Armagh 1-12 – 2-6 Derry

11 July 1954
Semi-Final
Cavan 3-10 – 2-10 Tyrone

25 July 1954
Final
Cavan 2-10 – 2-5 Armagh

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

1 August 1954
Semi-Final
Meath 1-5 – 0-7 Cavan
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 42,123

15 August 1954
Semi-Final
Kerry 2-6 – 1-6 Galway
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 40,740

26 September 1954
Final
Meath 1-13 – 1-7 Kerry
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 75,276

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Galway end a 9 year wait for the Connacht football title.

References[edit]

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