1899 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship

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1899 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Dublin (6th win)
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Championship statistics

The 1899 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship was the 13th staging of Ireland's premier Gaelic football knock-out competition. Dublin were the winners, completing the first three-in-a-row.[1][2][3]



Offaly lost – won Wexford

Dublin 7-11 – 0-3 Laois

Dublin 1-7 – 0-3 Wexford


Cork w.o. Clare

Cork w.o. Waterford

Tipperary w.o. Limerick

Cork 0-1 – 2-1
Referee: P.J. Hayes, Limerick

The match finished at half time, as the Cork ball had burst, and Tipperary did not have a ball.[4]

Cork 1-2 – 0-1
Referee: P.J. Hayes, Limerick

Tipperary refused to take the field for the second half. They asked that their score in the first match be added to their first half score in this match.[5]

Cork 3-11 – 0-1 Tipperary
Referee: J.Wall (W)

All-Ireland Final

Dublin 1-10 – 0-6 Cork
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: L Stanley (Louth)

Championship statistics


  • It was a first three in a row for Dublin as All Ireland Champions.


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  4. ^ "G.A.A.: Munster Football Championship", The Cork Examiner, 15 October 1900, p.7
  5. ^ "Munster Championship Final at Limerick"The Cork Examiner, 19 November 1900, p.7
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