1914 in Argentine football

1914 in Argentine football saw Racing Club win its second consecutive Primera División title, apart from winning its second successive Copa Ibarguren. Porteño won the dissident FAF championship, the last tournament before both leagues AFA and FAF reunified. River Plate won domestic Copa de Competencia Jockey Club and international Copa de Honor Cousenier.

Football in Argentina
Season1914
Men's football
Primera DivisiónRacing Club
Porteño (FAF)
IntermediaHonor y Patria (AFA)
Def. Belgrano (FAF)
Segunda DivisiónSan Lorenzo (AFA)
Tigre Juniors (FAF)
Tercera DivisiónLib. Unidos (AFA)
Vélez Sársfield (FAF)
Copa de CompetenciaRiver Plate
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In international football Argentina won the Copa Premier Honor Argentino against Uruguay. Argentina also lost the first ever competitive game against Brazil and played friendlies against Exeter City of England and Torino F.C. of Italy.

Primera DivisiónEdit

Asociación Argentina de Football - Copa CampeonatoEdit

Huracán made its debut in Primera División, while Ferrocarril Sud was dissolved after playing 7 matches.[1]

Pos Team Pts G W D L Gf Ga Gd
1 Racing Club 23 12 11 1 0 42 7 +35
2 Estudiantes (BA) 21 12 10 1 1 34 12 +22
3 Boca Juniors 15 12 5 5 2 19 11 +8
4 Banfield 15 12 7 1 4 16 17 -1
5 River Plate 14 12 6 2 4 15 12 +3
6 Huracán 11 12 4 3 5 25 22 +3
7 Platense 10 12 4 2 6 14 17 -3
8 San Isidro 10 12 2 6 4 10 16 -6
9 Estudiantil Porteño 10 12 3 4 5 14 23 -9
10 Quilmes 10 12 4 2 6 14 24 -10
11 Belgrano AC 8 12 1 6 5 14 20 -6
12 Ferro Carril Oeste 6 12 2 2 8 17 30 -13
13 Comercio 3 12 0 3 9 13 36 -23

Federación Argentina de FootballEdit

Tigre was ejected from the Federation after playing 14 matches while Argentino de Quilmes was disaffiliated after playing 7 games.[1] According to the rules, Floresta had to be relegated but it finally remained in Primera due to the reunification of both leagues Asociación Argentina and Federación Argentina de Football.[2]

Pos Team Pts G W D L Gf Ga Gd
1 Porteño 24 14 10 4 0 46 18 +26
2 Estudiantes (LP) 21 14 9 3 2 31 16 +15
3 Independiente 19 14 7 5 2 27 16 +11
4 Kimberley AC (BA) 12 14 5 2 7 21 39 -18
5 Gimnasia y Esgrima (BA) 11 14 4 3 7 19 20 -1
6 Hispano Argentino 11 14 4 3 7 25 29 -4
7 Atlanta 10 14 4 2 8 21 33 -12
8 Floresta 4 14 1 2 11 11 33 -22

Lower divisionsEdit

IntermediaEdit

Segunda DivisiónEdit

Tercera DivisiónEdit

Domestic cupsEdit

Copa de Competencia Jockey ClubEdit

FinalEdit

River Plate4-0Newell's
Report
Dársena Sur

Copa IbargurenEdit

FinalEdit

Racing Club1-0Rosario Central
Marcovecchio   Report

International cupsEdit

Tie CupEdit

FinalEdit

CA River Plate  1-0  Bristol FC
Luis Gianetto Report

River Plate: Carlos Ísola; Arturo Chiappe, Agustín Lanata; Atilio Peruzzi, Cándido García, Alfredo Elli; Roberto Fraga Patrao, Alfredo Martín, Alberto Penney, Luis Gianetto, Juan Sevesi.

Argentina national teamEdit

Argentina played their first competitive game against Brazil, a 0-1 loss in the Copa Roca.

TitilesEdit

ResultsEdit

Date Venue Opponents Score Competition Argentina scorers Match Report(s)
11 July 1914 Buenos Aires Exeter City 0 - 0 Friendly
30 August 1914 Montevideo   Uruguay 3 - 2 Copa Premier Honor Uruguayo[3] Fournol "Calomino", Dannaher
30 August 1914 Buenos Aires Torino FC 2 - 1 Friendly
13 September 1914 Buenos Aires   Uruguay 2 - 1 Copa Premier Honor Argentino[3] Gallardo, Lezcano
20 September 1914 Buenos Aires   Brazil 3 - 0 Friendly Izaguirre (2), Molfino
27 September 1914 Buenos Aires   Brazil 0 - 1 Copa Julio Roca

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Argentina 1914 at RSSSF
  2. ^ "Argentina: 1ra. División Federación Argentina 1914 at Historia y Futbol". Archived from the original on 2013-08-12. Retrieved 2012-08-21.
  3. ^ a b Game contested by the Argentina dissident association, later given official recognition by FIFA