1933 Argentine Primera División

The 1933 Primera División was the 42nd season of top-flight football in Argentina. It continued with both associations organising tournaments. The official AFA season did not have relegations at the end of the championship while Sportivo Acassuso made its debut in Primera. On the other hand, the dissident professional league (LAF) organised its 3rd. championship, in which relegation took place for the first time, with 5 teams sent to the second division.[1]

Primera División
Season1933
ChampionsSp. Dock Sud (AFA)
San Lorenzo (LAF)
1932
1934

The amateur AFA season was won by Dock Sud, achieving its first title in Primera División, with Alfonso Lorenzo (Barracas Central) being the topscorer with 16 goals.

The professional LAF tournament was won by San Lorenzo de Almagro that obtained its 4° Primera División title. Francisco Varallo of Boca Juniors was the top goalscorer with 34 goals.[2]

Final tablesEdit

Asociación Argentina de Football (AFA)Edit

Primera División (AFA)
Season1933
ChampionsDock Sud (1st title)
Matches played306
Goals scored1,075 (3.51 per match)
Top goalscorer  Alfonso Lorenzo (Barracas Central)
(16 goals)
Biggest home winN. Chicago 8-1 Estudiantes (BA)
Biggest away winLiberal Argentino 0-4 Def. Belgrano
1932
1934
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Dock Sud 19 13 3 3 43 15 +28 29 Champion
2 Nueva Chicago 19 12 4 3 46 21 +25 28
3 Banfield 19 11 5 3 39 23 +16 27
4 Defensores de Belgrano 19 11 4 4 33 12 +21 26
5 Sportivo Alsina 19 9 5 5 32 19 +13 23
6 Barracas Central 19 9 3 7 36 28 +8 21
7 All Boys 19 8 5 6 30 31 −1 21
8 Liberal Argentino 19 8 5 6 27 34 −7 21
9 Almagro 19 7 6 6 33 34 −1 20
10 Argentino (T) 19 7 6 6 25 26 −1 20
11 Acassuso 19 7 5 7 29 28 +1 19
12 Excursionistas 19 7 5 7 31 32 −1 19
13 Sportivo Buenos Aires 19 5 7 7 23 22 +1 17
14 Estudiantil Porteño 19 7 2 10 21 33 −12 16
15 Colegiales 19 5 4 10 20 32 −12 14
16 Palermo 19 6 2 11 18 33 −15 14
17 El Porvenir 19 5 3 11 31 35 −4 13
18 Argentino (Q) 19 4 4 11 29 46 −17 12
19 Estudiantes (BA) 19 4 4 11 26 49 −23 12
20 Sportivo Barracas 19 2 4 13 14 33 −19 8

Liga Argentina de FootballEdit

Primera División (LAF)
Season1933
ChampionsSan Lorenzo (4th title)
Top goalscorer  Francisco Varallo
(Boca Juniors) (34 goals)
Biggest home winN. Chicago 8-1 Estudiantes (BA) (AFA)
Racing 7-0 Tigre
Biggest away winTigre 1–6 Boca Juniors
1932
1934
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 San Lorenzo 34 22 6 6 81 48 +33 50 Champion
2 Boca Juniors 34 22 5 7 86 47 +39 49
3 Racing 34 21 6 7 76 33 +43 48
4 River Plate 34 20 6 8 71 36 +35 46
4 Gimnasia y Esgrima (LP) 34 21 4 9 90 55 +35 46
6 Independiente 34 18 5 11 54 39 +15 41
7 Vélez Sarsfield 34 15 8 11 60 43 +17 38
8 Chacarita Juniors 34 14 7 13 55 61 −6 35
9 Platense 34 11 9 14 61 74 −13 31
10 Estudiantes (LP) 34 12 6 16 60 65 −5 30
11 Ferro Carril Oeste 34 9 10 15 43 56 −13 28
12 Huracán 34 10 7 17 49 60 −11 27
13 Quilmes 34 8 10 16 41 61 −20 26
14 Argentinos Juniors 34 8 9 17 45 71 −26 25 Relegated
15 Lanús 34 7 10 17 52 76 −24 24
16 Talleres (RE) 34 7 9 18 61 84 −23 23
16 Atlanta 34 9 5 20 46 70 −24 23
18 Tigre 34 9 4 21 44 96 −52 22

Top goalscorersEdit

Pos Name Team Goals
1 Francisco Varallo Boca Juniors 34
2 Arturo Naón Gimnasia y Esgrima (LP) 33
3 Bernabé Ferreyra River Plate 27
4 Luis Rojas Tallares (RE) 23
5 Diego García San Lorenzo 22

NotesEdit

1.^ Tigre and Quilmes were relegated by league decision. Talleres (Escalada) and Lanús were merged in Unión Talleres-Lanús. Atlanta and Argentinos Juniors were merged in Atlanta-Argentinos Juniors. The latter two were allowed to stay in the league.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Argentina 1933 (amateur) by Pablo Ciullini at RSSSF
  2. ^ Argentina 1933 by Osvaldo José Gorgazzi at RSSSF
  3. ^ Gorgazzi, Osvaldo José; Kurhy, Victor Hugo. "Final Tables Argentina 1931-1940 (Professional)". Liga Argentina de Football - 1933. Retrieved November 5, 2010.