1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Wexford (5th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Cavan
Connacht Mayo
Championship statistics
1917
1919

The 1918 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 32nd staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Wexford won a record fourth title in a row, an achievement which has never been completed.[1][2][3]

Results[edit]

Connacht Championship[edit]

Roscommon 0-5 – 1-4 Leitrim

Mayo 1-6 – 1-0 Sligo

Galway 1-5 – 1-0 Leitrim

Mayo 0-4 – 0-1 Galway

Leinster Championship[edit]

Quarter Final
Wexford 2-6 – 0-1 Kilkenny

Quarter Final
Westmeath 4-4 – 1-2 Offaly

Semi Final
Louth 1-4 – 1-3 Meath

Semi Final
Wexford 5-8 – 2-2 Carlow

Final
Wexford 2-5 – 1-4 Louth

Munster Championship[edit]

Tipperary 1-5 – 0-2 Cork
Referee: A. Quillinan (L)

Tipperary 4-4 – 0-0 Waterford

Kerry 5-3 – 1-3 Clare

Tipperary 1-1 – 0-1 Kerry
Referee: M. Mehigan ( C )

Ulster Championship[edit]

Antrim 4-1 – 2-4 Derry

Armagh 0-5 – 0-4 Down

Cavan 1-4 – 1-2 Fermanagh

Monaghan 4-4 – 1-0 Tyrone

Antrim 1-2 – 0-3 Monaghan

Cavan 2-4 – 0-0 Armagh
Attendance: 3,000

Cavan 3-2 – 0-0 Antrim

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

By the time the semi-final was to be played, the Leinster championship was not finished, so Louth were nominated to represent Leinster. When Wexford beat Louth in the Leinster final, they were given Louth's place in the All-Ireland final.

Louth 2-4 – 0-4 Cavan

Tipperary 2-2 – 1-4 Mayo
Referee: J. McGrath

Wexford 0-5 – 0-4 Tipperary
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: F. Patrick

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Wexford become the first county to win the All Ireland football title for the fourth year in a row.

References[edit]

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