Friday 14 December 2018

Mayo avoid Galway as 2019 football Championship draws are revealed

Mayo and Galway battle it out last year
Mayo and Galway battle it out last year
Dublin captain Jonny Cooper lifts the Leinster trophy
Dublin players, from left, Darren Daly, with his son Odhrán, age 2, Jonny Cooper and Paul Flynn following the Leinster GAA Football Senior Championship Final match between Dublin and Laois at Croke Park in Dublin.

The draw for the GAA provincial football Championships has taken place this evening.

In Connacht, James Horan and Mayo will face a semi final clash against Leitrim or Roscommon while Sligo - who received a bye into the semis - play the winners of London v Galway.

All Ireland champions Dublin will face the winners of Louth and Wexford in the quarter final of the Leinster Championship while, in Munster, Peter Keane's first match for Kerry will be a Munster semi final against Clare or Waterford.

All Ireland finalists Tyrone have been drawn in the preliminary round where they will face Derry, with Antrim awaiting the winners in the quarter finals.


Leinster Senior Football Championship

First Round

Louth v Wexford

Wicklow v Kildare

Meath v Offaly


Quarter finals

Louth/Wexford v Dublin

Wicklow/Kildare v Longford

Meath/Offaly v Carlow

Westmeath v Laois


Semi finals

Louth/Wexford/Dublin v Wicklow/Kildare/Longford

Meath/Offaly/Carlow v Westmeath/Laois



Connacht Senior Football Championship


New York v Mayo

London v Galway

Leitrim v Roscommon

BYE: Sligo


New York/Mayo v Leitrim/Roscommon

London/Galway v Sligo


Munster Senior Football Championship

Quarter finals

Tipperary v Limerick

Clare v Waterford


Semi finals

Kerry v Clare or Waterford

Tipperary or Limerick v Cork


Ulster Senior Football Championship

Preliminary round

Tyrone v Derry


Quarter finals

Antrim v Tyrone or Derry

Cavan v Monaghan

Down v Armagh

Fermanagh v Donegal


Semi finals

Cavan or Monaghan v Down or Armagh

Fermanagh v Donegal v Antrim/Tyrone/Derry

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