1907 Argentine Primera División

The 1907 Argentine Primera División was the 16th season of top-flight football in Argentina. The season began on April 21 and ended on November 11.[1] The 1907 championship featured eleven teams, with each team playing the other twice.[2]

Primera División
Season1907
ChampionsAlumni (7th title)
PromotedPorteño
RelegatedBarracas A.C.
Matches played111
Top goalscorerArgentina Eliseo Brown
(24 goals)
Biggest home winBarracas A.C. 9–1 San Martín A.C.
Biggest away winQuilmes 2–7 Alumni
1906
1908

Alumni regained the championship winning its 7th first division title in eight seasons. The squad crowned champion after thrashing San Isidro by 5-1 at Ferro C. Oeste stadium. The line-up for that match was: T. Duncan; Juan Domingo Brown, Jorge Gibson Brown; Guillermo R. Ross, Carlos Lett, Ernesto Brown; Gottlob Eduardo Weiss, Alfredo Brown, Juan Brown, Eliseo Brown, J. Henry Lawrie.

The relegation system was established since this tournament. Barracas A.C. withdrew after 7 fixtures and was disaffiliated by the Association.

Final standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Alumni (C) 20 17 3 0 76 13 +63 37
2 Estudiantes (BA) 20 13 5 2 51 25 +26 31
3 San Isidro 20 11 3 6 51 31 +20 25
4 Quilmes 20 11 2 7 44 31 +13 24
5 Belgrano A.C. 20 10 3 7 26 26 0 23
6 Porteño 20 8 6 6 42 41 +1 22
7 Reformer 20 8 1 11 36 53 −17 17
8 Argentino (Q) 20 6 4 10 23 50 −27 16
9 Lomas 20 4 3 13 21 50 −29 11
10 San Martín A.C. 20 4 2 14 24 70 −46 10
11 Barracas A.C. (R) 20 2 0 18 17 21 −4 4[a]
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ Barracas A.C. withdrew after 7 fixtures and was disaffiliated from the Association.

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