1917 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final

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1917 All-Ireland Senior Football Final
Event1917 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
Date9 December 1917
VenueCroke Park, Dublin
RefereePat Dunphy (Laois)
Attendance6,500
1916
1918

The 1917 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final was the thirtieth All-Ireland Final and the deciding match of the 1917 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship, an inter-county Gaelic football tournament for the top teams in Ireland.

Dual star Turlough "Tull" Considine was through on goal for Clare but was tripped up, while both teams had goals disallowed, so only points decided the game, Wexford winning nine to five.[1]

It was the third of four All-Ireland football titles won by Wexford in the 1910s.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ High Ball magazine, issue #6, 1998.
  2. ^ "Kerry on honour roll". Irish Independent. Independent News & Media. 14 September 2009. Retrieved 14 September 2009.