1949

1949 results

Sources used: Irish Independent, Irish Press, Mayo News, Connaught Telegraph, The Green Above the Red, The Road to 51

1948/9 NFL Division II

PLAY-OFF: Mayo 2-11 Roscommon 1-5 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 6/3/1949).  MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; E Mongey, S Mulderrig, John Gilvarry; P Carney (1-5, penalty goal and two frees), H Dixon; L Hastings (1-0), T Langan, Joe Gilvarry; T Acton, P Solan (0-3), M Flanagan (0-3).

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 4-11 Wexford 2-6 (Croke Park, 27/3/1949).  MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; John Gilvarry, J Forde, S Mulderrig; P Carney (0-5, four frees), E Mongey (0-1); L Hastings (1-0), T Langan, Joe Gilvarry (1-1); T Acton (1-2), P Solan (1-1), M Flanagan. Subs: H Dixon for S Flanagan, J Munnelly for Byrne, S Shields for Dixon.  [One Mayo point unaccounted for]

FINAL: Mayo 1-8 Louth 1-6 (Croke Park, 10/4/1949). MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P Prendergast, J Forde; W Kenny, E Mongey, S Mulderrig (0-1); P Carney (0-4, four frees), H Dixon (0-1); L Hastings, T Langan, J Gilvarry; T Acton (1-0), P Solan (0-1), M Flanagan (0-1).

Connacht Championship

FIRST ROUND: Mayo 2-10 Roscommon 1-9 (Ballymote, 5/6/1949).  MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P Prendergast, J Forde; W Kenny, E Mongey, S Mulderrig; P Carney (0-7, frees), H Dixon (1-0); L Hastings, T Langan, Joe Gilvarry; J Curran (1-1), P Solan (0-1), M Flanagan (0-1).

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 7-10 Sligo 0-2 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 19/6/1949).  MAYO: T Byrne; John Gilvarry, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; J Forde, P Quinn, S Mulderrig; P Carney (0-6, two ‘50’s), H Dixon; M Flanagan, W Kenny (0-1), Joe Gilvarry (1-0); L Hastings (1-1), P Solan (5-2), J Curran.

FINAL: Mayo 4-6 Leitrim 0-3 (St Coman’s Park, Roscommon, 10/7/1949). MAYO: T Byrne; John Gilvarry, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; J Forde, E Mongey, S Mulderrig; P Carney (0-3, frees), H Dixon; W Kenny, T Langan (0-1), L Hastings (1-0); Joe Gilvarry (1-1), P Solan (2-1), J Curran.  Sub: P Quinn for Mulderrig.

All-Ireland Series

SEMI-FINAL: Meath 3-10 Mayo 1-10 (Croke Park, 15/8/1949).  MAYO: T Byrne; P Quinn, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; W Kenny, E Mongey, S Mulderrig; P Carney (0-6, five frees), H Dixon; L Hastings (0-1), T Langan (1-0), J Gilvarry; J Caulfield, P Solan (0-1), J Curran.  Subs: M Flanagan (0-2) for Kenny, John Gilvarry for Mulderrig. [British Pathe video clip]

1949/1950 NFL Division III

Kerry 2-9 Mayo 1-11 (Tralee, 16/10/1949).   MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P Prendergast, S Flanagan; J Forde, H Dixon, E Mongey; P Carney (0-10), J McAndrew; M Flanagan, T Gilvarry, S Mulderrig; L Hastings (1-1), T Langan, J Curran.

Mayo 1-7 Clare 0-5 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 13/11/1949). Mayo scorers: P Solan (1-3), P Carney (0-3), W Kenny (0-1). [Team details not available]

Laois 2-5 Mayo 7-13 (O’Moore Park, Portlaoise, 27/11/1949).  Mayo scorers: P Solan (4-0), T Langan (1-1), J McAndrew and J McGowan (1-0 each), P Carney and M Flanagan (0-2 each), J Curran and M Loftus (0-1 each).  [List of scorers incomplete, team details not available]