1908 Argentine Primera División

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Primera División
Season 1908
Champions Belgrano A.C. (3° title)
Promoted Nacional (Floresta) [a]
Relegated San Martín A.C.
Top goalscorer Argentina Eliseo Brown (Alumni)
(19 goals)
Biggest home win Alumni 12–0 Reformer
Biggest away win Quilmes 0–7 Alumni
1907
1909

The 1908 Argentine Primera División was the 17° season of top-flight football in Argentina. The season began on April 26 and ended on November. The championship was reduced from 11 to 10 teams, with each team playing the other twice.[2]

Belgrano Athletic won its 3rd. title, ending a run of three consecutive league championships for Alumni.

Final standings[edit]

Pos Team Pts G W D L Gf Ga Gd
1 Belgrano A.C. 31 18 15 1 2 49 20 +29
2 Alumni 27 18 13 1 4 74 18 +56
3 Argentino (Q) 25 18 12 1 5 44 26 +18
4 San Isidro 23 18 11 1 6 36 26 +10
5 Estudiantes (BA) [b] 22 18 11 2 5 37 20 +17
6 Quilmes 17 18 8 1 9 46 54 -8
7 Porteño 13 18 6 1 11 23 41 -18
8 Reformer 8 18 3 2 13 10 57 -47
9 Lomas 7 18 3 1 14 19 50 -31
10 San Martín A.C. [c] 3 18 2 1 15 16 42 -26

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Disaffiliated by the Association due to the poor conditions of its stadium, according to the rules. The team had played only 2 matches.[1]
  2. ^ The team was docked 2 points.
  3. ^ The team was docked 2 points and was relegated at the end of the tournament.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Argentina 1908 at Historia y Futbol
  2. ^ Argentina 1908 by Osvaldo Gorgazzi at RSSSF.com