Who has won the most GAA titles?

Who has won the most GAA titles?


All-Ireland Senior Football Championship
Trophy Sam Maguire Cup
No. of teams 33
Title holders Tyrone (4th title)
Most titles Kerry (37 titles)

Have down ever won an All-Ireland?

Down has won the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship (SFC) on five occasions, most recently in 1994. Down was not regarded as a football stronghold when Queen’s University won the 1958 Sigerson Cup, and some of its leading players turned their thoughts to Down’s county team dilemma.

What position is 15 in Gaelic?

Full-forwards The role of the left and right corner-forwards, who wear the number 15 and 13 jerseys respectively, is to watch the full-forward’s breaks and to score points and goals. The full-forward line operates around the opposition’s 21-metre line.

Do Gaelic players get paid?

According to an investigation by the Sunday Independent, top players have been on the receiving cash inducements and pay-to-play deals, flying in the face of the games’ amateur status. Players spoken to by the paper have confirmed that payments are made at both club and county level.

What county has never won an All-Ireland?

There are eight counties that have never been represented in a Senior All-Ireland Final. These are Carlow, Fermanagh, Leitrim, Sligo, Westmeath, Wicklow, and Longford.

Who has lost the most All Irelands?

Kerry, Cork, Galway and Dublin have lost the most All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Finals.

  • Kerry have lost 22 finals;
  • Cork have lost 16 finals;
  • Galway have lost 13 finals;
  • Dublin have lost 13 finals.

What county has the most All Ireland football medals?

By county

# County Winners
1 Kerry 37
2 Dublin 30
3 Galway 9
4 Cork 7

What is the hardest position in GAA?

Wing Forward
Gaelic Football Positions: Wing Forward (#10 & #12) Arguably the toughest position to play on the pitch due to the work rate required. A wing forward is expected to do the defensive work of a wing back, but the attacking work of a midfielder and corner forward.

How much do GAA managers make?

The GAA have today revealed, for the first time, the aggregate salaries paid to senior management via their annual report. Director-General, Tom Ryan’s review revealed that there are 14 members of the senior executive team whose salaries amounted to €1,761,840 in 2019.

What is the GAA worth?

As of 2014, the organisation had over 500,000 members worldwide, and declared total revenues of €65.6 million in 2017. The Games Administration Committee (GAC) of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) governing bodies organise the fixture list of Gaelic games within a GAA county or provincial councils.