All-Ireland Minor Football Final Preview – Galway Out To Avenge Last Year’s Final Defeat

This Sunday, Galway’s Minor (U-17) Footballers face Cork in the Electric Ireland All-Ireland Final looking to win their first All-Ireland Minor Title since 2007.

It’s a return to Croke Park for Donal O’Faharta and his side who were beaten by Kerry in last year’s decider by 0-21 to 1-14.

The Galway manager has been speaking to Tommy Devane

Galway’s Route To The All-Ireland Minor Football Final

Played 7, Won 5, Lost 2

2019 Connacht Minor Football Championship

Round One

Roscommon 1-17 Galway 1-15

Round Two

Galway 0-15 Sligo 1-10

Round Three

Galway 2-12 Mayo 0-11

Round Four

Galway 5-24 Leitrim 1-04

Connacht Minor Football Final

Mayo 1-18 Galway 1-17 (AET)

All-Ireland Minor Quarter Final

Galway 2-17 Kildare 0-15

All-Ireland Minor Semi-Final

Galway 0-14 Kerry 0-13

Galway’s Record in All-Ireland Minor Football Finals

Under 18 Competition

1952 Galway 2–9 Cavan 1–6

1960 Galway 4–9 Cork 1–5

1970 Galway 1–8 Kerry 2–5 – Draw

1970 Replay – Galway 1-11 Kerry 1-10

1976 Galway 1–10 Cork 0–6

1986 Galway 3–8 Cork 2–7

1994 Kerry 0–16 Galway 1–7

2007 Galway 1–10 Derry 1–9

2016 Kerry 3–7   Galway 0–9

Under 17 Competition

2018 Kerry 0–21 Galway 1–14

Galway’s record in finals

Played 10, Won 6, Lost 3 Drew 1

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