1931 in Argentine football

1931 saw the creation of the "Liga Argentina de Football", by 18 breakaway members of the "Asociación Argentina de Football". The LAF was the first professional league in Argentine football, it was won by Boca Juniors. The Amateur championship continued in parallel: the eventual champions were Almagro.

Football in Argentina
Season1931
← 1930 Argentina 1932 →

Liga Argentina de FootballEdit

Final standingsEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Boca Juniors 50 34 22 6 6 85 49 36
2 San Lorenzo 45 34 19 7 8 81 52 29
3 Estudiantes La Plata 44 34 20 4 10 103 51 52
4 River Plate 44 34 19 6 9 63 39 24
5 Racing Club 43 34 19 5 10 81 51 30
6 Independiente 43 34 18 7 9 69 60 9
7 Chacarita Juniors 42 34 18 6 10 63 58 5
8 Huracán 33 34 13 7 14 58 49 9
9 Vélez Sársfield 33 34 13 7 14 63 68 -5
10 Ferro Carril Oeste 32 34 12 8 14 60 74 -14
11 Argentinos Juniors 31 34 12 7 15 49 61 -12
12 Gimnasia La Plata 30 34 9 12 13 42 64 -22
13 Platense 29 34 13 3 18 52 52 0
14 Quilmes 29 34 12 5 17 53 62 -9
15 Talleres (RdE) 24 34 11 2 21 48 68 -20
16 Tigre 23 34 8 7 19 47 70 -23
17 Lanús 22 34 10 2 22 43 84 -39
18 Atlanta 15 34 4 7 23 33 83 -50

Top ScorersEdit

Position Player Team Goals
1 Alberto Zozaya Estudiantes La Plata 33
2 Alejandro Scopelli Estudiantes La Plata 31
3 Francisco Varallo Boca Juniors 27
4 Herminio Masantonio Huracán 23
5 Luis Sánchez Platense 20

RelegationEdit

No teams were relegated after the inaugural season.

ReferencesEdit