1944

SENIOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

NFL

The NFL was suspended between 1942 and 1945 due to severe fuel shortages and general rationing arising from World War II (1939 – 1945).

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 1-11 Galway 1-3 (MacHale Park, 18/6/1944).  MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, P McNamara, T Laffey; J Munnelly (Ballycastle), S Flanagan, T Regan; H Kenny (0-2), T Langan (0-2); H Dixon, T Acton, P Kilroy; J Munnelly (Castlebar, 0-2), J Gilvarry (1-1), T Hoban (0-4).

FINAL: Roscommon 2-11 Mayo 1-6 (Parkmore, Tuam, 6/8/1944). MAYO: T Byrne; P Gilvarry, G McLoughlin, T Laffey; O Clarke, S Flanagan, T Regan; T Langan (0-1), H Kenny; J Carney, T Acton, P Kilroy; J Munnelly (Castlebar), T Hoban (1-5, one point a free), J Gilvarry.

MINOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

The Minor Football Championships, both Provincial and All-Ireland, were suspended between 1942 and 1944 inclusive. 

Sources used: Padraig Ferguson’s Archive, Connacht Sentinel, The Road to 51

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