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GAA Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta Senior Finals 1969-Present

Results

DateWinnersRunners-Up
1969Gaoth Dobhair (Dun na nGall)
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976Gaoth Dobhar (Dun na nGall)
1977
1978Naomh Columba (Dun na nGall)
1979
1980
1981
1982
1983Naomh Columba (Dun na nGall)
1984
1985
1986Naomh Columba (Dun na nGall)
1987
1988
1989Cill Chartaigh (Dun na nGall)
1990Cill Chartaigh (Dun na nGall)
1991Cill Chartaigh (Dun na nGall)
1992Cloich Ceannfhaola (Dun na nGall)
1993Cloich Ceannfhaola (Dun na nGall)
1994Gaoth Dobhar (Dun na nGall)
1995
1996
1997
1998Ard a’ Ratha (Dun na nGall)
1999
2000
2001An Clothan Liath (Dun na nGall)
2002Gaoth Dobhar (Dun na nGall)
2003
2004Gaoth Dobhar (Dun na nGall)
2005
2006
2007Gaoth Dobhar (Dun na nGall)
2008Cill Chearhaigh (Dun na nGall)
2009Ard An Ratha (Dun na nGall)
2010
2011Cloughnaneely (Donegal)0-11 (11)Moycullen (Gailleamh)1-6 (9)
2012
2013
2014Kilcar (Dun na nGall)3-14 (23)Michael Breathnach (Gailleamh)0-13 (13)
2015
2016Naomh Chonaill (Dun na nGall)1-16 (19)An Gaeltacht (Chiarrai)2-10 (16)
2017An Gaeltacht (Chiarrai)4-18 (30)Cill na Martra (Dun na nGall)1-10 (13)
2018Wolfe Tones (Mhi)3-9 (18)An Ceathru Rua (Gailleamh)2-7 (13)
Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta Peile Finals 1969-Present [References: 1-7

Report

Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta (the Gaeltacht Football Championship) was first held in 1969 in Donegal, with Donegal teams winning most often in the recent years: Cloughnakeely in 2011, Kilcar in 2014 and Naomh Chonaill in 2016. An Gaeltacht won the title for Kerry in 2017, and in 2018 Wolfe Tones won an historic first title for Meath. Gaobh Dobhar, also of Dún na nGall (Donegal) won the Championship a record seven times between 1969 and 2007.

Naomh Chonaill lifted the Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta in 2016
Naomh Chonaill lifted the Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta in 2016 [Reference: 9]

About Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta

Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta is an All Ireland Football Championship held annually between Club sides from the Gaeltacht Areas of Donegal (Ulster), Galway and Mayo (Connacht), Kerry, Cork and Waterford (Munster) and Meath (Leinster). [Reference: 8]

References

Websites

[1] Irish Examiner (2012) History on side of Gweedore [Internet] Available from: https://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/gaa/arid-20196054.html [Accessed 20 August 2020]

[2] Hogan Stand (2014) Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta: Donegal pull off double [Internet] Available from: http://www.hoganstand.com/article/index/149203 [Accessed 20 August 2020]

[3] Hogan Stand (2014) McHughs dominate Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta final [Internet] Available from: http://www.hoganstand.com/county/donegal/article/index/217520 [Accessed 20 August 2020]

[4] Irish Examiner (2016) Comortas: double delight for Donegal clubs [Internet] Available from: http://www.hoganstand.com/article/index/256226 [Accessed 20 August 2020]

[5] Irish Examiner (2017) An Gaeltacht ease to 17-point victory [Internet] Available from: https://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/gaa/arid-20451813.html [Accessed 20 August 2020]

[6] Hogan Stand (2018) Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta: Wolfe Tones claim first title for Meath [Internet] Available from: http://hoganstand.com/Galway/Article/Index/286050 [Accessed 20 August 2020]

Internet Archive

[7] Donegal GAA Wayback Machine (2012) Honours [Internet] Available at: https://web.archive.org/web/20120223162203/http://www.sportsmanager.ie/cake/gaa2/donegal/contentPage/10698/Honours [Accessed 12 December 2020]

Website

[8] Údarás na Gaeltachta (2020) An Gaeltacht [Internet] Available from: http://udaras.ie/en/our-language-the-gaeltacht/the-gaeltacht/#:~:text=The%20Gaeltacht%20covers%20large%20areas,are%20also%20in%20the%20Gaeltacht. [Accessed 12 December 2020]

Images

[9] Irish Examiner (2016) Donegal’s Naomh Conaill retained their Comortas Peile na Gaeltachta title after beating An Ghaeltacht of Kerry in the final. [Internet] Available from: http://files.hoganstand.com/common/newgallery/Naomh%20Conaill.jpg [Accessed 20 August 2020]

Acknowledgements

Buióchais le Risteard O Mhaolchathaigh.

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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

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Last Updated: 12 December 2020

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