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2018 Galway Intermediate Football Championship

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Season2018
2017
2019

The 2018 Galway Intermediate Football Championship is Galway GAA's gaelic football tournament for intermediate graded clubs in County Galway, Ireland.

16 Teams competed in this years competition which was won by An Spidéal who were promoted to play in the 2019 Senior Championship. They also went on to represent Galway in the Connacht Intermediate Club Football Championship. Three teams were relegated to next years Junior competition.

Claregalway were last years winners, beating Williamstown in the final.[1]

Team Changes[edit | edit source]

The following teams have changed division since the 2017 championship season.


Format[edit | edit source]

Group Stage[edit | edit source]

2018 saw a new format for the competition where there were 4 groups of 4 teams.

Four teams were seeded. The three unpromoted semi finalists from the previous years competition together the team relegated from the Senior grade, with one placed in each of the groups. The remaining 12 teams were placed in their groups by way of an open draw.

The top two teams in each group qualified for the Knockout stage Quarter Finals.

The Bottom two teams in each group were to enter the Relegation Playoffs.

Knockout Stage[edit | edit source]

Quarter Finals will be an open draw where top placed group teams will play 2nd Placed group teams. However teams cannot be paired with the other team who qualified from their group. Extra Time will be played in these games if required.

Semi-Finals will be an open draw Replays to be played in the Semi-Finals & Final if required. No Extra Time will be played in these games. [4]

Relegation Playoff[edit | edit source]

The four Third placed teams will play off against each other. these games will be decided by an open draw. The two winners will retain Intermediate status for 2019.

The two losers will join the four fourth placed teams in the Groups for the final series of play-off relegation games.

There will be two groups of three, with one of the third placed teams placed in each Group. There is an open draw for the fourth placed teams.

Two Groups of Three
Rd 1: 1 v 2
Rd 2: Loser of 1 v 2 plays 3
Rd 3: Winners of 1 v 2 plays 3

The top teams in each group retains their Intermediate status for 2019.

The two bottom teams in the groups are relegated to Junior for 2019.

The two second placed teams in the Relegation Groups will then play each other, with the loser being the third team to be relegated to Junior for 2019 and the winner retaining their Intermediate status.

Group Stages[edit | edit source]

Group 1[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 Oranmore/Maree 3 2 1 0 53 28 +25 5
2 Menlough 3 2 0 1 40 34 +6 4
3 Williamstown 3 1 1 1 31 32 −1 3
4 Glenamaddy 3 0 0 3 30 59 −29 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]

Round 1

Williamstown0-10 - 0-10Oranmore/Maree
Barnaderg
Referee: Kieran Quinn

Glenamaddy1-10 - 1-13Menlough
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Ger Cahill

Round 2

Menlough0-13 - 0-4Williamstown
Corofin
Referee: Gearoid O Conamha

Oranmore/Maree2-20 - 1-5Glenamaddy
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Gerry Daly

Round 3

Williamstown1-14 - 1-6Glenamaddy
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Ronan McNulty

Menlough2-5 - 2-11Oranmore/Maree
Kenny Park
Referee: Richard McNicholas


Group 2[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 An Spidéal 3 2 1 0 59 39 +20 5
2 Michael Breathnach 3 2 0 1 39 41 −2 4
3 Oughterard 3 1 1 1 56 43 +13 3
4 St. Brendans 3 0 0 3 34 65 −31 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]

Round 1

Micheál Breathnach0-11 - 1-14An Spidéal
Maigh Cuilinn
Referee: P.J. Rabbitte

Oughterard2-20 - 1-9St. Brendans
Corofin
Referee: Gerry Daly

Round 2

St. Brendans1-11 - 1-14Micheál Breathnach
Corofin
Referee: P.J. Rabbitte

An Spidéal3-11 - 2-14Oughterard
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Frank Kinneen

Round 3

Micheál Breathnach1-8 - 0-10Oughterard
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Noel Dempsey

St. Brendans0-8 - 2-16An Spidéal
Corofin
Referee: Padraic Kelly


Group 3[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 Dunmore Machales 3 3 0 0 52 37 +15 6
2 Clifden 3 1 1 1 53 32 +21 3
3 Kilkerrin/Clonbern 3 1 1 1 45 45 0 3
4 Athenry 3 0 0 3 34 70 −36 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]

Round 1

Kilkerrin/Clonbern1-9 - 1-9Clifden
Clonbur
Referee: Tony Keating

Athenry2-8 - 3-10Dunmore Machales
Corofin
Referee: James Molloy

Round 2

Dunmore Machales2-13 0-10Kilkerrin/Clonbern
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Martin Flaherty

Clifden5-13 0-6Athenry
An Spideal
Referee: Muiris Mac Gearailt

Round 3

Kilkerrin/Clonbern3-14 - 2-8Athenry
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Ger Cahill

Dunmore Machales1-11 - 1-10Clifden
An Spideal
Referee: Brendan Kinneavy

Group 4[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 Oileáin Árann 3 3 0 0 54 34 +20 6
2 Headford 3 2 0 1 64 30 +34 4
3 St. Gabriels 3 1 0 2 31 51 −20 2
4 Cárna/Cashel 3 0 0 3 31 65 −34 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]

Round 1

Oileáin Árann0-12 - 0-11Headford
An Spidéal
Referee: Noel Dempsey

St. Gabriels0-11 - 0-10Cárna/Caiseal
An Spidéal
Referee: Gerald Anthony Lohan

Round 2

Cárna/Caiseal2-6 2-16Oileáin Árann
An Spidéal
Referee: Richard Mc Nicholas

Headford3-12 0-9St. Gabriels
Barnaderg
Referee: Anthony Coyne

Round 3

Oileáin Árann2-14 - 1-8St. Gabriels
An Spidéal
Referee: Gerry Daly

Cárna/Caiseal2-3 - 5-17Headford
Clonbur
Referee: Anthony Coyne

Knockout Stage[edit | edit source]

The Knockout stages will see eight teams compete. The four Group winners along with the four group runners up. Group winners will be drawn to play against a runner-up.

The draw for the semi-finals will be an open draw from the four Quarter Final winners.

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
QF 1
 
 
Dunmore MacHales0-08
 
SF 1
 
Headford0-11
 
Headford0-09
 
QF 2
 
An Spidéal1-10
 
An Spideal2-13
 
Final
 
Menlough0-08
 
An Spidéal1-13
 
QF 3
 
Micheál Breathnach1-11
 
Oranmore/Maree0-11
 
SF 2
 
Micheál Breathnach2-09
 
Oileáin Arann1-07
 
QF 4
 
Micheál Breathnach1-09
 
Oileáin Árann1-16
 
 
Clifden0-16
 

Quarter Finals[edit | edit source]

QF 1

Dunmore MacHales0-08 - 0-11Headford
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Muiris Mac Gearailt

QF 2

An Spideal2-13 - 0-08Menlough
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Austin O Connell

QF 3

Oranmore/Maree0-11 - 2-09Micheál Breathnach
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Martin Flaherty

QF 4

Oileáin Arann1-16 - 0-16Clifden
Rosmuc
Referee: Gerry Daly

Semi Finals[edit | edit source]

Semi Final 1

Headford0-09 - 1-10An Spidéal
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Gearóid O Conamha

Semi Final 2

Oileáin Arann1-07 - 1-09Micheál Breathnach
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Noel Dempsey

Final[edit | edit source]

An Spidéal0-11 - 0-11Micheál Breathnach
Pearse Stadium
Referee: Austin O Connell

Final - Replay[edit | edit source]

An Spidéal1-13 - 1-11Micheál Breathnach
Pearse Stadium

Relegation Playoffs[edit | edit source]

3rd Placed Group Teams Playoff[edit | edit source]

Open Draw to take place between the 4 groups 3rd placed teams. The two winners retaining Intermediate status for next years competition, and the losers then competing in the Relegation Group Stage.

  • Group 1 3rd Placed Team - Williamstown
  • Group 2 3rd Placed Team - Oughterard
  • Group 3 3rd Placed Team - Kilkerrin/Clonbern
  • Group 4 3rd Placed Team - St. Gabriels

Game 1

Oughterard2-15 - 2-11Kilkerrin/Clonbern
Corofin
Referee: James Molloy

Game 2

St. Gabriels1-06 - 2-02Williamstown
Barnaderg
Referee: Ronan McNulty

Victories for both Oughterard and St. Gabriels means that they retained their intermediate status for next years competition. Williamstown and Kilkerrin/Clonbern entered the relegation group stage.


Relegation Group Stage[edit | edit source]

Kilkerrin/Clonbern and Williamstown top their groups and retain their Intermediate status. Glenamaddy and St Brendans finished bottom of their groups and will be relegated to compete in next years Junior competition. The two groups second placed teams, Athenry and Cárna-Caiseal, went into a relegation playoff game.


Group A[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Kilkerrin/Clonbern 2 2 0 0 29 14 +15 4 Retains Intermediate status
2 Athenry 2 1 0 1 23 22 +1 2 Relegation play-off
3 Glenamaddy 2 0 0 2 18 34 −16 0 Relegated
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]


Game 1

Glenamaddy1-9 - 3-6Athenry
Loughgeorge
Referee: Gerry Daly

Game 2

Glenamaddy0-06 - 1-16Kilkerrin/Clonbern
Tuam Stadium
Referee: Gearoid O Conamha

Game 3

Kilkerrin/Clonbern0-10 - 1-05Athenry
Menlough
Referee: Noel Dempsey

Group B[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Williamstown 2 1 0 1 24 23 +1 2 Retains Intermediate status
2 Cárna/Caiseal 2 1 0 1 28 28 0 2 Relegation play-off
3 St Brendans 2 1 0 1 24 25 −1 2 Relegated
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]

Game 1

Cárna-Caiseal1-09 - 3-08St Brendans
An Spidéal
Referee: Kieran Quinn

Game 2

Cárna-Caiseal2-10 - 0-11Williamstown
The Prairie
Referee: Frank Kinneen

Game 3

Williamstown2-07 - 1-04St Brendans
Glenamaddy
Referee: Martin Flaherty

2nd Place Relegation Group Playoff[edit | edit source]

Relegation Playoff game played between the two 2nd placed Relegation group teams. Cárna-Caiseal retained Intermediate status for next years competition, and Athenry were relegated to next years Junior competition

  • Group A 2nd Placed Team
  • Group B 2nd Placed Team

Athenry0-9 - 3-9Cárna-Caiseal
Indreabhán
Referee: Austin O Connell

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "claregalway-wins-epic-county-intermediate-football-final/". Galway Bay FM. Retrieved 14 March 2018.
  2. "gutsy-claregalway-footballers-win-two-big-games-in-twenty-four-hours". Retrieved 7 March 2018.
  3. "st-gabriels-win-county-junior-football-title/". Galway Bay FM. Retrieved 14 March 2018.
  4. "county-senior-intermediate-football-championship-draws-tomorrow-night". Galway Bay Fm. Retrieved 7 March 2018.


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