Bob Radcliffe Cup

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The Bob Radcliffe Memorial Cup is an intermediate football competition in Northern Ireland run by the Mid-Ulster Football Association. It was introduced in 1978. The competition culminates in the final which has traditionally been played on Boxing Day.

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Bob Radcliffe was Treasurer and later Secretary of the Association between the mid 1950s and early 1970s. The cup is named in his honour. [1]

List of finals

SeasonWinnersRunners-Up
1978/79 Newry Town Dungannon Swifts
1979/80 Loughgall Shamrock Rovers
1980/81 Banbridge Town Newry Town
1981/82Dungannon SwiftsCookstown United
1982/83 Portadown Reserves Milford Everton
1983/84Portadown ReservesBanbridge Town
1984/85Newry Town ReservesDungannon Swifts
1985/86Dungannon SwiftsNewry Celtic
1986/87Dungannon SwiftsLurgan United
1987/88 Oxford United The Guys (Newry)
1988/89Coagh UnitedDungannon Swifts
1989/90Dungannon SwiftsBanbridge Town
1990/91 Glenavon Reserves Loughgall
1991/92Armagh CityOxford United
1992/93Dungannon SwiftsLoughgall
1993/94Dungannon SwiftsLoughgall
1994/95Dungannon SwiftsLoughgall
1995/96Dungannon Swifts Lurgan Celtic
1996/97LoughgallArmagh City
1997/98Lurgan Celtic
1998/99LoughgallArmagh City
1999/00LoughgallLurgan Celtic
2000/01 Tandragee Rovers Newry Celtic
2001/02LoughgallLurgan Celtic
2002/03LoughgallCoagh United
2003/04LoughgallArmagh City
2004/05Armagh CityCoagh United
2005/06Dungannon Swifts ReservesCoagh United
2006/07Coagh UnitedBanbridge Town
2007/08LoughgallCoagh United
2008/09Loughgall Killymoon Rangers
2009/10 [2] LoughgallBanbridge Town
2010/11 [3] Banbridge Town Rathfriland Rangers
2011/12 [4] Lurgan CelticLoughgall
2012/13 [5] LoughgallLurgan Celtic
2013/14 [6] Armagh CityDollingstown
2014/15LoughgallAnnagh United
2015/16Armagh CityLoughgall [7]
2016/17 Dollingstown Coagh United [8]
2017/18 Hanover Valley Rangers [9]
2018/19 Banbridge Town Dollingstown [10]
2019/20 Rathfriland Rangers Dungannon Swifts U20 [11]
2020/21 Armagh City Rathfriland Rangers [12]

Summary of winners

TeamWins
Loughgall 12
Dungannon Swifts9
Armagh City 5
Banbridge Town 3
Portadown2
Newry Town2
Coagh United 2
Lurgan Celtic 2
Dollingstown 1
Oxford United 1
Glenavon1
Hanover 1
Rathfriland Rangers 1
Tandragee Rovers 1

† Includes one win by reserve team‡ All by reserve team

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References

  1. "Mid Ulster Football Association 125 Year Anniversary Booklet" (PDF). 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-02-05.
  2. Loughgall F.C., Loughgall 1-0 Banbridge Town (after extra-time) [ permanent dead link ],
  3. BBC, 3 January 2011
  4. Belfast Telegraph, 27 December 2011]
  5. Lurgan Mail, 27 December 2012]
  6. "MUFL, 26 December 2013". Archived from the original on 27 December 2013. Retrieved 26 December 2013.
  7. Portadown Times
  8. News Letter
  9. Belfast Telegraph
  10. Belfast Telegraph
  11. Belfast Live
  12. Mid-Ulster FA

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