1946 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship

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1946 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship
Championship details
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kerry (4th win)
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Dublin
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Tyrone
Connacht Mayo

The 1946 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship was the 15th 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.

Dublin entered the championship as defending champions.

On 6 October 1946, Kerry won the championship following a 3-7 to 2-3 defeat of Dublin in the All-Ireland final. This was their fourth All-Ireland title and their first in ten championship seasons.[1]


All-Ireland Minor Football Championship[edit]


Championship statistics[edit]


  • The All-Ireland final was originally scheduled for 22 September 1946, but was delayed for two weeks as part of the "Save the Harvest" campaign.


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