1961 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship

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1961 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship
Championship details
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Cork (1st win)
Captain Ned Coughlan
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Mayo
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Armagh
Connacht Mayo

The 1961 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship was the 30th 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.

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

On 24 September 1961, Cork won the championship following a 3-7 to 0-5 defeat of Mayo in the All-Ireland final, this was their first All-Ireland title.[1]

Results[edit]

All-Ireland Minor Football Championship[edit]

Semi-finals

Final

References[edit]

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