Longford Gaelic Stats
Senior Football Championship Final

SFC Final Referees

Good data on Senior Football Championship referees prior to 1960 is hard to come by, however from 1960 to 2022 the final has been refereed by representatives of 14 of todays 21 clubs, namely… Abbeylara, Ardagh Moydow, Ballymahon, Ballymore, Carrickedmond, Colmcille, Killoe Young Emmets, Legan Sarsfields, Longford Slashers, Mostrim, Rathcline, Seán Connollys, St. Marys Granard and Young Grattans. Curiously, 7 of todays clubs have not had a representative referee the decider since 1960, including Cashel, Clonguish, Dromard, Fr. Manning Gaels, Kenagh, Mullinalaghta St. Columbas and St. Brigids Killashee. The full list of county final referees from 1960 to 2022 is shown below:

YearSFC Final RefereeFrom Club
2022Mark GlancyRathcline
2021Aiden DowlerArdagh Moydow
2020Patrick MaguireSt. Marys Granard
2019Patrick MaguireSt. Marys Granard
2018Fergal Kelly (replay)Ballymahon
2018Donal KaneGrattan Óg
2017Aiden DowlerMoydow Harpers
2016Patrick MaguireSt. Marys Granard
2015Derek FahyBallymore
2014Michael O’BrienLongford Slashers
2013Fergal KellyBallymahon
2012Patrick Maguire (replay)St. Marys Granard
2012Derek FahyBallymore
2011Frank ToherKilloe Young Emmets
2010Derek FahyBallymore
2009John Bannon (replay)Legan Sarsfields
2009Eugene MurtaghSeán Connollys
2008Mick DohertyLegan Sarsfields
2007Stephen TierneyMostrim
2006John BannonLegan Sarsfields
2005Derek FahyBallymore
2004Mick DohertyLegan Sarsfields
2003Mick Doherty (replay)Legan Sarsfields
2003Tommy DonohoeRathcline
2002Peter O’ReillyAbbeylara
2001John BannonLegan Sarsfields
2000Seamus FloodMostrim
1999Frank Toher (replay)Killoe Young Emmets
1999Frank ToherKilloe Young Emmets
1998Pat O’TooleSt. Munis Forgney
1997John BannonLegan Sarsfields
1996Eugene MurtaghSeán Connollys
1995Pat O’TooleSt. Munis Forgney
1994John BannonLegan Sarsfields
1993Pat KeenanMostrim
1992Pat O’TooleSt. Munis Forgney
1991Eugene MurtaghSeán Connollys
1990Pat O’Toole (replay)St. Munis Forgney
1990Pat O’TooleSt. Munis Forgney
1989Brendan GilmoreRathcline
1988Jas BradySt. Marys Granard
1987Peter KaneLongford Slashers
1986Terry McGovernSt. Marys Granard
1985Mick Lloyd (replay)St. Munis Forgney
1985Mick Lloyd (replay)St. Munis Forgney
1985Mick LloydSt. Munis Forgney
1984Roggie MartinSt. Marys Granard
1983Leo McCormackBallymahon
1982Peter KaneGrattan Óg
1981Roggie MartinSt. Marys Granard
1980Brendan GilmoreRathcline
1979Terry McGovernSt. Marys Granard
1978JP ReillyCarrickedmond
1977Roggie MartinSt. Marys Granard
1976Tom McLoughlinMostrim
1975Jimmy FoxSeán Connollys
1974Tom HaydenLongford Slashers
1973Tom ReillyBallymahon
1972Leo McCormackBallymahon
1971Tom McLoughlinMostrim
1970Tom McLoughlinMostrim
1969Leo McCormackBallymahon
1968Leo McCormackBallymahon
1967Leo McCormackBallymahon
1966Leo McCormackBallymahon
1965John GreeneMostrim
1964Niall McKnightBallymahon
1963Richard CulhaneColmcille
1962Jimmy MartinRoscommon
1961Richard CulhaneColmcille
1960Sean MurrayCarrickedmond

(R denotes Replay)

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