2013 Munster Senior Football Championship

The 2013 Munster Senior Football Championship was that year's installment of the annual Munster Senior Football Championship held under the auspices of the Munster GAA. It was won by Kerry who defeated Cork in the final. It was Kerry's 75th title.[1][2] Cork defeated Limerick and Clare, while Kerry defeated Tipperary and Waterford on their way to the final.[3] The winning Kerry team received the Cuppy Cup, and automatically advanced to the quarter-final stage of the 2013 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship.[4]

BracketEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
Limerick 0-8  
Cork 3-17     Clare 1-11  
        Cork 1-20  
          Cork 0-17
          Kerry 1-16
        Waterford 1-4
Kerry 2-19     Kerry 4-21    
Tipperary 0-8  

Quarter-finalsEdit

Quarter-Final
Limerick0-08 - 3-17Cork
J Galvin (0-01), S Buckley (0-01), G Collins (0-01), E O'Connor (0-03, 0-01f), M Sheehan (0-01), S Lucey (0-01). Report D Cahalane (0-02, 0-01f, 0-01'45), P O'Neill (1-00), C Sheehan (0-01), J O'Rourke (1-01); D Goulding (0-05, 0-01f), B Hurley (1-01), P Kerrigan (0-02), F Goold (0-02), M Collins (0-03).
Referee: Michael Duffy (Sligo)

Quarter-Final
Kerry2-19 - 0-08Tipperary
J O'Donoghue 1-3, C Cooper 0-5 (1f), J Buckley 0-3 (2f), Darran O'Sullivan 1-0, P Galvin 0-2, D Walsh 0-1, A Maher 0-1, K Donaghy 0-1, T Ó Sé 0-1, Declan O'Sullivan 0-1, B Sheehan 0-1 (1 45') Report B Grogan 0-3 (2f, 1 45'), C Sweeney 0-3 (3f), P Austin 0-1, C McDonald 0-1
Referee: Connor Lane (Cork)

Semi-finalsEdit

Semi-Final
Kerry4-21 - 1-4Waterford
B. Sheehan 1-01, C. Cooper, J. Buckley 0-04 each, K. Donaghy, A. Maher, Declan O'Sullivan 1-00 each, T. Ó Sé, P. Galvin, J. O'Donoghue 0-02 each, M. Ó Sé, F. Fitzgearld, P. Crowley, D. Walsh, Darren O'Sullivan, K. O'Leary 0-01 each Report T. Grey 1-01, P. Whyte 0-02, S. Aherne 0-01
Referee: Martin Higgins (Fermanagh)

Semi-Final
Clare1-11 - 1-20Cork
D. Tubridy 0-04, G. Brennan 1-00, I. McInerney 0-02, J. Hayes, R. Donnelly, C. Dunning, S. McGrath, J. Keane 0-01 each Report D. Goulding 1-05, B. Hurley 0-05, F. Goold 0-04, P. Kerrigan, J. O'Rourke 0-02 each, C. Sheehan, D. O'Connor 0-01 each
Referee: Derek Fahy (Longford)

FinalEdit

Final
Kerry1-16 - 0-17Cork
C Cooper 1-03 (3f), J O'Donoghue 0-03, Declan O'Sullivan 0-02, B Kealy (1f), M O'Sé, P Crowley, A Maher, J Buckley (1f), P Galvin, Darran O'Sullivan and B Sheehan (1f) 0-01 each Report D Goulding 0-07 (4f, 2 ’45), J Loughrey, D O'Connor (1f), B Hurley 0-02 each, A Walsh, J O'Rourke, P Kerrigan and C Sheahan 0-01 each
Attendance: 36,370
Referee: Marty Duffy (Sligo)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Madden, Brendan (7 July 2013). "Kerry beat Cork to claim 75th Munster Football Title". Retrieved 7 July 2013.
  2. ^ "Kingdom's class kills off Rebels". Evening Herald. Independent News & Media. 8 July 2013. Retrieved 8 July 2013.
  3. ^ "Munster Championship in need of a shake-up - Morgan". 4 July 2013. Retrieved 4 July 2013.
  4. ^ Hayes, John. "Kerry are not Donegal, and there will be spaces for the Cork runners to exploit". Southern Star.

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