1908 Uruguayan Primera División

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Uruguayan Primera División
Season 1908 (8th)
Champions Bianco e Rosso (Strisce).png River Plate F.C.
Relegated Intrépido
Matches played 89
Goals scored 259 (2.91 per match)
1907
1909

The Uruguayan Championship 1908 was the eighth official championship of Uruguayan football history.

Overview[edit]

The tournament consisted of a two-wheel championship of all against all. It involved ten teams, and the champion was River Plate F.C. for the first time in history. The tournament featured several defections during the course of it.

Teams[edit]

Team City Stadium Capacity Foundation Seasons Consecutive seasons Titles 1907
Bandera Albion Football Club.png Albion Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 1 June 1891 5 - - -
Flag of None.svg Bristol Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo - - - -
Bandera-central-uruguay-railway-cricket-club.png CURCC Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 28 September 1891 7 7 4 1st
Dublin FC.jpg Dublin Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo - - - -
Flag of None.svg French Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo - - - -
Flag of None.svg Intrépido Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 2 2 - 6th
Deutscher.jpg Montevideo Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 1896 7 7 - 5th
Bandera del Club Nacional de Football.svg Nacional Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo Gran Parque Central 7,000 14 May 1899 6 6 2 4th
Bianco e Rosso (Strisce).png River Plate Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 1897 1 1 - 3rd
Bianco e Nero (Strisce).png Montevideo Wanderers Coat of arms of Montevideo Department.svg Montevideo 15 August 1902 4 4 1 2nd

League standings[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Logo Campeonato Uruguayo ByN.png 1 River Plate F.C. 18 15 1 2 42 13 +29 31
2 Montevideo Wanderers 18 12 0 6 38 12 +26 24
3 Nacional 17 11 2 4 34 16 +18 24
4 Dublin 18 11 2 5 32 13 +19 24
5 Bristol 18 8 1 9 33 25 +8 17
6 Albion 18 7 3 8 18 36 -18 17
7 CURCC 17 7 2 8 6 20 -14 16
8 Montevideo 18 8 0 10 17 37 -20 16
9 French 18 4 1 13 20 59 -39 9
Red Arrow Down.svg 10 Intrépido 18 0 0 18 5 42 -37 0

C.U.R.C.C. left the competition after the tenth match.
Nacional left the competition after the fourteenth match.
Intrépido was reversed after failing to attend four of their first 13 games.
The match C.U.R.C.C. - Nacional was not contested.
Promoted for next season: Colón and Oriental.

Silueta trofeo Campeonato Uruguayo.png
Uruguay
Uruguayan Champion 1908
Escudo River Plate Football Club.png River Plate F.C.
1st title

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