A crowd estimated at just over 82, 000 watched the game at Croke Park Stadium.
It is the second time in three years that the Dubs have taken the Sam Maguire back with them. Overall they have won the title on 24 occasions. Mayo have not yaken possession of the trophy in just over half a century, 1951 being the last time the side set their hands on the coveted silverware.
|1955 Mayo semi final side|
|1955 Dublin semi final side|
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