1917 Argentine Primera División

The 1917 Argentine Primera División was the 26th season of top-flight football in Argentina. The season began on April 1, and ended on December 30.[1]

Primera División
Season1917
ChampionsRacing (5th title)
PromotedSportivo Barracas
RelegatedGim. y Esg. (BA)
Banfield
1917 Copa AldaoRacing
Top goalscorerArgentina Alberto Marcovecchio (Racing)
(18 goals)
1916
1918

Racing won its fifth consecutive league title. Sportivo Barracas made its debut in Primera División, while Gimnasia y Esgrima (BA) and Banfield were relegated at the end of the season.

Final tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Racing (C) 20 16 3 1 58 4 +54 35
2 River Plate 20 12 6 2 35 14 +21 30
3 Huracán 20 11 6 3 42 15 +27 28
4 Boca Juniors 20 10 8 2 42 23 +19 28
5 Sportivo Barracas 20 6 9 5 25 22 +3 21
6 Estudiantes (LP) 20 8 5 7 28 28 0 21
7 Estudiantil Porteño 20 6 9 5 26 26 0 21
8 Independiente 20 7 6 7 29 24 +5 20
9 San Isidro 20 7 6 7 31 35 −4 20
10 Gimnasia y Esgrima (LP) 20 4 11 5 19 24 −5 19
11 Ferro Carril Oeste 20 6 7 7 18 24 −6 19
12 San Lorenzo 20 6 6 8 29 27 +2 18
13 Porteño 20 7 4 9 20 30 −10 18
14 Columbian 20 8 2 10 18 35 −17 18
15 Platense 20 4 9 7 21 26 −5 17
16 Atlanta 20 6 4 10 29 41 −12 16
17 Tigre 20 6 4 10 23 36 −13 16
18 Argentino (Q) 20 6 4 10 21 37 −16 16
19 Estudiantes (BA) 20 6 3 11 25 31 −6 15
20 Gimnasia y Esgrima (BA) (R) 20 4 4 12 23 44 −21 12
21 Banfield (R) 20 4 4 12 17 33 −16 12
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Argentina 1917 by Osvaldo Gorgazzi at RSSSF.com