1918 Argentine Primera División

The 1918 Argentine Primera División was the 27th season of top-flight football in Argentina. The season began on April 7 and ended on November 17.

Primera División
Racing equipo 1918.jpg
Racing Club, champions
Season1918
Dates7 April – 17 November
ChampionsRacing (6th title)
PromotedArgentino (Q) Green Arrow Up.svg
RelegatedArgentino de Quilmes Red Arrow Down.svg
Ferro Carril Oeste Red Arrow Down.svg
1918 Copa AldaoRacing
Top goalscorerArgentina Albérico Zabaleta (Racing)
(13 goals)
1917
1919

Racing won its 6th. consecutive league title, remaining unbeaten at the end of the season. Defensores de Belgrano debuted in Primera after promoting last year, while Argentino (Q) and Ferro Carril Oeste (which was also expelled from the Association) were relegated.[1]

Final tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Racing (C) 19 17 2 0 49 9 +40 36
2 River Plate 19 9 7 3 30 17 +13 25
3 Boca Juniors 19 9 6 4 39 21 +18 24
4 San Isidro 19 10 4 5 35 23 +12 24
5 Sportivo Barracas 19 9 3 7 22 21 +1 21
6 Gimnasia y Esgrima (LP) 19 7 6 6 21 22 −1 20
7 Estudiantes (LP) 19 7 6 6 19 25 −6 20
8 Huracán 19 5 9 5 25 19 +6 19
9 Independiente 19 8 2 9 30 28 +2 18
10 Estudiantil Porteño 19 6 6 7 23 22 +1 18
11 Porteño 19 7 4 8 21 29 −8 18
12 Platense 19 7 4 8 14 22 −8 18
13 San Lorenzo 19 6 5 8 20 23 −3 17
14 Tigre 19 7 3 9 27 32 −5 17
15 Estudiantes (BA) 19 5 7 7 26 31 −5 17
16 Defensores de Belgrano 19 6 5 8 24 32 −8 17
17 Atlanta 19 5 6 8 25 34 −9 16
18 Columbian 19 5 5 9 20 27 −7 15
19 Ferro Carril Oeste (R) 19 2 9 8 9 23 −14 13
20 Argentino (Q) (R) 19 1 5 13 9 28 −19 7
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

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