1891 in association football

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List of years in association football

The following are the association football events of the year 1891 throughout the world.

Events[edit]

Clubs founded in 1891[edit]

DenmarkDenmark[edit]

EnglandEngland[edit]

GreeceGreece[edit]

Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland[edit]

ScotlandScotland[edit]

SwedenSweden[edit]

UruguayUruguay[edit]

National Championship Winners[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Saint Andrew's

Denmark[edit]

Kjøbenhavns Boldklub

England[edit]

Everton
Blackburn Rovers

Ireland[edit]

Linfield
Linfield

Netherlands[edit]

HVV Den Haag

Scotland[edit]

Dumbarton
Heart of Midlothian

Wales[edit]

Shrewsbury Town[8]

International tournaments[edit]

 England

Births[edit]

  • September 22: Charlie Buchan, English international footballer (died 1960)
  • December 15: David Wijnveldt, Dutch international footballer (died 1962)

Deaths[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ First amateur season of the Argentine Primera División.
  2. ^ Championship not recognised by the Argentine Football Association, however, is recognised by FIFA.
  3. ^ Inaugural season of the Danish Football Tournament.
  4. ^ Although recognised by the Danish Football Association (DBU), winners of tournament not considered official Danish champions.
  5. ^ First season of the Irish Football League.
  6. ^ First official season of the Dutch Football League.
  7. ^ First season of the Scottish Football League.
  8. ^ Shrewsbury Town won the Welsh Cup despite being from England.