1894 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1894 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Dublin (3rd win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Championship statistics
1893
1895

The 1894 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the eighth staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Dublin were the champions in the first replayed final.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Leinster[edit]

Meath 1-6 – 0-0 Kilkenny

Dublin 1-10 – 0-0 Wexford

Dublin 0-4 – 0-4 Meath

Dublin 0-2 – 0-2 Meath

Dublin 1-8 – 1-2 Meath

Munster[edit]

Tipperary 0-2 – 0-4 Kerry

Tipperary objected - this was upheld.[5]


Tipperary w/o – scr. Kerry

Cork 3-5 – 0-0 Limerick

Cork 0-6 – 0-2 Tipperary
Referee: Mr Trownsell, Limerick

Tipperary objected - this was upheld.


Cork 2-4 – 0-1 Tipperary

All-Ireland Final[edit]

Dublin 1-1 – 0-6 Cork
Referee: R.T. Blake (Meath)

Dublin 0-5 – 1-2 Cork
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: R.T. Blake (Meath)

Note that, at the time, a goal was worth five points, so the first game was a draw: 6 points each. Cork led the replay 7 points to 5 when the Dublin team walked off the field after Cork supporters assaulted their players. As Cork were deemed responsible for the incident, Dublin were awarded the title.

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Dublin awarded the points to become All Ireland Champions.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "{title}". Archived from the original on 2012-03-21. Retrieved 2011-07-04. 
  2. ^ "{title}". Archived from the original on 2011-07-16. Retrieved 2011-07-04. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  4. ^ "The All-Ireland Footballing and Hurling Championships", The Kerry Weekly Reporter, 25 August 1894, p. 8
  5. ^ http://history.launerangers.ie/?p=1064
  6. ^ "Hurling and Football", The Freemans Journal, 17 September 1894, p. 7
  7. ^ "G.A.A.: The Munster Championships", The Cork Examiner, 3 December 1894, p. 3
  8. ^ "Gaelic Inter-County Championship", The Cork Examiner, 4 March 1895, p. 8