1908 Argentine Primera División

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Primera División
Season1908
ChampionsBelgrano A.C. (3° title)
PromotedNacional (Floresta) [a]
RelegatedSan Martín A.C.
Top goalscorerArgentina Eliseo Brown (Alumni)
(19 goals)
Biggest home winAlumni 12–0 Reformer
Biggest away winQuilmes 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