1973 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship

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1973 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship
Championship details
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Tyrone (3rd win)
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Kildare
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Kildare
Ulster Tyrone
Connacht Mayo

The 1973 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship was the 42nd 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.

Cork entered the championship as defending champions, however, they were defeated by Tyrone.

On 23 September 1973, Tyrone won the championship following a 2-11 to 1-6 defeat of Kildare in the All-Ireland final. This was their third All-Ireland title overall and their first in 25 championship seasons.[1]


All-Ireland Minor Football Championship[edit]


Championship statistics[edit]


  • Kildare win the Leinster Championship for the first time in their history. They also qualify for their first and only All-Ireland final appearance.


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