1897 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1897 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Dublin (4th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Championship statistics
1896
1898

The 1897 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 11th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Dublin were the winners.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Leinster[edit]

Offaly Lost – Won Wicklow

Dublin 1-9 – 0-3 Wicklow

Munster[edit]

Cork 1-5 – 1-4 Waterford

Cork 0-5 – 1-0 Tipperary
Referee: J. Wall (Waterford)

Cork 0-5 – 0-3 Limerick

All-Ireland Final[edit]

Dublin 2-6 – 0-2 Cork
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Spencer Lyons (Limerick)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Dublin begin their 1st All Ireland triple and the first county ever to do it.

References[edit]

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