1955

1955 results

NFL Division II

Cavan 1-5 Mayo 4-3 (Breffni Park, 6/2/1955).  MAYO: M Corkery; S Downes, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; W Casey, J McAndrew, E Moriarity; P Irwin (0-2), G Keyes; P Solan, D O’Neill (1-1), T Coleman; M Flanagan (2-0), T Langan, J Nealon (1-0).

Westmeath 1-5 Mayo 2-3 (Mullingar, 13/3/1955). MAYO: OR O’Neill; C O’Toole, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; G O’Keeffe, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen (0-1), B McLoughlin; P Solan (1-0), D O’Neill, S O’Donnell; M Flanagan, T Langan (1-0), J Curran (0-2).

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 3-11 Leitrim 0-9 (Markievicz Park, 26/6/1955).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; C O’Toole, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; G O’Keeffe, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, B McLoughlin; P Solan (0-2), D O’Neill (0-3), S O’Donnell (0-1); M Flanagan (0-1), T Langan (1-0), J Curran (2-4, two points from frees). Sub: J O’Grady for O’Keeffe.

FINAL:  Mayo 3-11 Roscommon 1-3 (Tuam Stadium, 17/7/1955).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen (0-1), B McLoughlin; P Solan, T Langan (2-1)S O’Donnell (1-1); M Flanagan, D O’Neill (0-2), J Curran (0-6, four frees).

All-Ireland Series

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 1-4 Dublin 0-7 (Croke Park, 21/8/1955).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, B McLoughlin; P Solan, P Irwin, S O’Donnell; M Flanagan (0-1), T Langan (1-1) , J Curran (0-2, frees) Subs: E Mongey for McLoughlin, M Mulderrig for M Flanagan, M Flanagan for O’Donnell.

SEMI-FINAL (REPLAY): Dublin 1-8 Mayo 1-7 (Croke Park, 11/9/1955).   MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, E Mongey; P Solan, P Irwin, B McLoughlin; M Flanagan, T Langan, J Curran (1-7, four frees).

1955/6 NFL Division II

Leitrim 1-3 Mayo 2-11 (Ballinamore, 23/10/1955).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; G O’Keeffe, W Casey, S Flanagan; F Fleming, E Moriarty, P King; B McLoughlin, S O’Donnell; P Gannon (0-1)J McCormack (0-1),  S Birrane; M Stewart (0-5)P Gavin (2-2)E Rowley (0-2).

Mayo 3-11 Cavan 1-4 (McHale Park, 6/11/1955).  MAYO: OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, E Moriarty, G O’Keeffe; J Nallen, B McLoughlin (0-1);  E Rowley (1-2), J McCormack (1-0), S O’Donnell; P Gannon (1-0), P Gavin, J Curran (0-8, five frees).

Westmeath 1-5 Mayo 1-12 (Cusack Park, Mullingar, 20/11/1955).   MAYO: OR O’Neill;  W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming (0-1, a free), G O’Keeffe E Moriarty; J Nallen P Gavin; M Stewart, B McLoughlin (0-1) E Rowley (0-1); P Timoney (0-2), P Solan (1-3), J Curran (0-4, frees).

Mayo 0-7 Meath 2-6 (McHale Park, 3/12/1955). Mayo:  OR O’Neill; W Casey, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, P Gavin; S O’Donnell, B McLoughlin, E Rowley (0-1); P Timoney, P Solan (0-1), J Curran (0-5, 5 Frees).  Subs: G O’Keeffe for Moriarty, D Keane for Timony.