1997 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship

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1997 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship
Championship details
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Laois (2nd win)
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Tyrone
Provincial Champions
Munster Kerry
Leinster Laois
Ulster Tyrone
Connacht Mayo

The 1997 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship was the 66th 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.

Laois entered the championship as defending champions.

On 28 September 1997, Laois won the championship following a 3-11 to 1-14 defeat of Tyrone in the All-Ireland final. This was their second All-Ireland title overall and their second title in succession.[1] It remains their only All-Ireland title.


All-Ireland Minor Football Championship[edit]



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