1954

1954 results

1953/4 NFL Division II

Meath 1-4 Mayo 3-8 (Navan, 7/2/1954). MAYO: S Wynne; J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, P Irwin (0-1); M Flanagan, P Carney (0-6, two frees), JJ McGowan; T Langan (3-1),  J McDonagh, P Solan.

Mayo 1-11 Cavan 1-3 (McHale Park, 28/2/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne; S Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen (0-1), P Irwin (0-1); S O’Donnell (0-1), P Carney (0-6, five frees), JJ McGowan (0-1); M Flanagan (1-1), T Langan, J McDonagh.

SEMI-FINAL:  Mayo 0-11 Dublin 0-7 (Croke Park, 25/4/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne; J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, P Irwin; S O’Donnell, P Carney (0-7, four frees and a ‘50’), E Mongey; M Flanagan, T Langan (0-3), D O’Neill (0-1).

FINAL: Mayo 2-10 Carlow 0-3 (Croke Park, 9/5/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne, J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan, F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; J Nallen, P Irwin, S O’Donnell, P Carney (0-4, two frees), E Mongey (0-1), M Flanagan (1-1), T Langan (1-4), D O’Neill.

Connacht Championship

FIRST ROUND: Mayo 4-9 Roscommon 1-7 (McHale Park, 13/6/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne, J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan, F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; P Irwin (0-1), J Nallen; F Leonard, T Langan (0-3), S O’Donnell; M Flanagan (2-1), D O’Neill (1-3, two frees), P Solan (1-1).

SEMI-FINAL: Galway 2-4 Mayo 1-5 (Tuam Stadium, 4/7/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne, J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan, F Fleming, J McAndrew, E Moriarty; P Irwin, J Nallen; F Leonard, T Langan (0-1), S O’Donnell (0-1); M Flanagan, D O’Neill (0-3), P Solan.  Subs: O’Keeffe for Leonard, JJ McGowan for Irwin. [Mayo’s goal an unattributed o.g.]

1954/5 NFL Division II

Mayo 3-5 Longford 1-4 (Fr O’Hara Park, Charlestown, 10/10/1954).  MAYO: S Wynne; J Forde, W Casey, S Flanagan; G O’Keeffe, J McAndrew, E Moriarity; J McDonagh, G Keyes; P Solan (0-2), E Mongey (0-1), M Stewart; J Nealon (1-0), T Langan (2-1), JJ McGowan (0-1).

Mayo 2-1 Meath 2-7 (McHale Park, 5/12/1954).  MAYO: M Corkery; J Forde, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; E Mongey, H Dixon, E Moriarty; W Casey, P Irwin; M Stewart, T Langan (1-0), S O’Donnell (0-1); M Flanagan, D O’Neill, P Solan (1-0).  Subs:  G O’Keeffe for O’Donnell, J McDonagh for Casey, S Downes for Stewart.