Clontarf Europad U20 Tournament 1991

Ireland Water Polo Logo
Ireland Water Polo Logo [References: 1]

Preliminary Round Tables

Clontarf Europad U20 1991PWDLFAPts
Group 1
North Dublin (QF)1100313
St. Vincent’s (PO)1001130
Group 2
Guinness (QF)2200856
Clontarf (QF)21011243
Cathal Brugha (P)20022130
Group 3
Half Moon (QF)1100303
Sandycove (PO)1001030
Group 4
Clonard (QF)22001356
Clondalkin Alligators (QF)21018143
Glenalbyn (P)2002680
[References: compiled from Results in 2]

Knockout Rounds

DateHome TeamAway Team
PlayoffGroup 1 & 3 Losers
05.01.1991St. Vincent’s3Sandycove1
Placed Semi-Finals
06.01.1991Cathal Brugha10Clontarf B4
Placed Final
06.01.1991Glenalbyn11Cathal Brugha5
Premier Quarter-Finals
06.01.1991Clontarf6Clondalkin Alligators0
06.01.1991Half Moon3St. Vincent’s2
06.01.1991North Dublin15Clontarf B1
Premier Semi-Finals
06.01.1991North Dublin4Clonard1
06.01.1991Clontarf6Half Moon5
Premier Final
06.01.1991Clontarf5North Dublin4
[References: 2]

Preliminary Round Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
Group 1
05.01.1991North Dublin3St. Vincent’s1
Group 2
05.01.1991Clontarf9Cathal Brugha0
05.01.1991Guinness4Cathal Brugha2
Group 3
05.01.1991Sandycove0Half Moon3
Group 4
05.01.1991Glenalbyn4Clondalkin Alligators5
05.01.1991Clonard10Clondalkin Alligators3
[References: 2]


In the Clontarf Europad U20 Water Polo Tournament held in St. Vincent’s, Glasnevin from the 5th-6th of January 1991, the hosts emerged victorious 5-4 versus North Dublin in Sudden Death Extra Time. Clontarf had a slow start, losing their opening game 3-4 to Guinness before overpowering Belfast team Cathal Brugha 9-0 to reach the Quarter-Finals where they proceeded to defeat Clondalkin Alligators 6-0 and then Half Moon 6-5 in the Semi-Finals. The Placed Final saw an 11-5 victory for Glenalbyn versus Cathal Brugha.

Premier Final: Clontarf 5 (E Bourke 2, N Kennelly 2, G Cleary) North Dublin 4 (D Wilks 3, P Morris)

References / Further Reading


[1] Ireland Water Polo (2014) Ireland Water Polo Logo [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 21 February 2017]


[2] Anon. (1991) “Water Polo” Belfast Telegraph. Monday, January 7 pg. 24-25 [Past Copies of the Belfast Telegraph are available to view online at the Irish Newspaper Archive at: [This article last accessed 17 July 2020]


Thanks to Caoimhe Mullaney

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