|Irish name||Pádraig Ó Cearnaigh|
Swinford, County Mayo, Ireland
|Nickname||The Flying Doctor|
Carney first played for the senior team while he was still a minor in the 1946 championship and was a regular member of the starting fifteen until his retirement after the National League final in 1954. During that time he won two All-Ireland medals, four Connacht medals and two National League medals. Carney also had the distinction of being the first player to score a goal from a penalty in an All-Ireland final.
He died in June 2019.
- "The flying doctor was one of the greats". Mayo News. 8 November 2011. Retrieved 15 April 2012.
- "Mayo GAA profile". Hogan Stand website. Archived from the original on 2 July 2017. Retrieved 13 April 2012.
- Duffy, Emma. "Mayo 1950 and 1951 All-Ireland winner 'The Flying Doctor' has died aged 91". The42. Retrieved 10 June 2019.
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