There is also an ongoing argument between Crossmaglen Rangers G.A.C, the Morgan Family of Crossmaglen and the British Army over the positioning of the army base which was placed on the Rangers pitch and on the back garden of the Morgan Family home on Cardinal Ó Fiaich Square. This was remedied beginning in April 1999.
On 17 March 2012, they met Westmeath and Leinster champions Garrycastle at Croke Park where the two sides fought out a draw (Crossmaglen 0-15 to Garrycastle 1-12). At the replay on 31 March at Breffni Park, Crossmaglen ran out convincing 2-19 to 1-7 winners to again win the All-Ireland Senior Club Championship.
Crossmaglen Rangers hold the national record of 39 County Titles, including 13-in-a-row. They also hold the record of 9 Ulster club titles.
Crossmaglen is classified as a village by the NI Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) (i.e. with population between 1,000 and 2,250 people). On Census day (29 April 2001) there were 1,459 people living in Crossmaglen. Of these:
27.0% were aged under 16 and 14.8% were aged 60 and over
48.6% of the population were male and 51.4% were female