1916 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1916 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Wexford (3rd win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Monaghan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1915
1917

The 1916 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 30th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Wexford won the second title of their four-in-a-row.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

Leitrim 2-2 – 0-3 Sligo

Leitrim 0-2 – 1-2 Roscommon

Mayo 2-6 – 2-2 Galway

Mayo 1-5 – 0-3 Roscommon
Attendance: 4,000

Leinster Championship[edit]

Preliminary Round
Meath 1-2 – 0-4 Laois

Quarter Final
Kildare 3-3 – 1-4 Louth

Quarter Final
Wexford Wexford win in a walkover Dublin

Semi Final
Kildare 1-6 - 1-3 Kilkenny

Semi Final
Wexford 6-5 – 1-2 Meath

Final
Wexford 1-7 – 1-0 Kildare

Munster Championship[edit]

Kerry 2-2 – 0-1 Tipperary
Referee: T. Irwin ( C )

Kerry withdrew from the Munster Championship after this victory. [4]


Cork 4-3 – 2-4 Waterford

Clare 3-1 – 0-0 Limerick

Cork 2-2 – 1-4 Clare

Ulster Championship[edit]

Antrim W – L Armagh

Cavan 2-3 – 0-1 Fermanagh

Monaghan 2-5 – 0-1 Derry

Monaghan 4-3 – 1-5 Cavan

Antrim 1-3 – 1-0 Down

Monaghan 2-3 – 0-2 Antrim

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

Wexford 0-9 – 1-1 Monaghan

Mayo 1-2 – 0-2 Cork

Cork made an objection and a replay was ordered.


Mayo 1-2 – 1-1 Cork

Wexford 3-4 – 1-2 Mayo
Attendance: 3,000

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Mayo play in their first All Ireland final but are beaten by Wexford.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  4. ^ http://history.launerangers.ie/?p=1110
  5. ^ "Munster Championship", Meath Chronicle, 5 August 1916, p. 1
  6. ^ Cork's Lucky Double, Irish Independent, 4 September 1916, p. 5