1940 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship

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1940 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship
Championship details
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Louth (2nd win)
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Mayo
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Louth
Ulster Monaghan
Connacht Mayo

The 1940 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship was the 12th staging of the All-Ireland Minor Football Championship, the Gaelic Athletic Association's premier inter-county Gaelic football tournament for boys under the age of 18.

Roscommon entered the championship as defending champions, however, they were defeated in the Connacht Championship.

On 22 September 1940, Louth won the championship following a 5-5 to 2-7 defeat of Mayo in the All-Ireland final. This was their second All-Ireland title and their first in four championship seasons.[1]


All-Ireland Minor Football Championship[edit]



  1. ^ "All-Ireland Minor Football Championship: Roll Of Honour". RTÉ Sport. 19 November 2012. Retrieved 20 September 2011.