1993–94 in Argentine football

1993–1994 in Argentine football saw River Plate win the Apertura championship and Independiente win the Clausura. Vélez Sársfield won their first international title, the Copa Libertadores 1994 and Gimnasia de La Plata won a special one-off Copa Centenario which was played to mark the centenary of the Argentine league system.

Football in Argentina
Season1993–94
← 1992–93 Argentina 1994–95 →

Torneo Apertura ("Opening" Tournament)Edit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 River Plate 24 19 9 6 4 29 17 12
2 Vélez Sársfield 23 19 8 7 4 19 14 5
3 Racing Club 23 19 8 7 4 23 20 3
4 Boca Juniors 22 19 8 6 5 25 12 13
5 Independiente 22 19 7 8 4 27 20 7
6 Lanús 22 19 6 10 3 23 18 5
7 Gimnasia de La Plata 21 19 6 9 4 21 15 6
8 San Lorenzo 21 19 8 5 6 23 20 3
9 Banfield 20 19 6 8 5 20 17 3
10 Ferro Carril Oeste 19 19 4 11 4 17 20 -3
11 Argentinos Juniors 18 19 4 10 5 23 20 3
12 Huracán 18 19 5 8 6 22 23 -1
13 Textil Mandiyú 17 19 5 7 7 25 24 1
14 Platense 17 19 4 9 6 22 24 -2
15 Newell's Old Boys 17 19 4 9 6 16 22 -6
16 Gimnasia y Tiro 16 19 5 6 8 16 25 -9
17 Belgrano de Córdoba 16 19 4 8 7 18 30 -12
18 Rosario Central 15 19 2 11 6 15 24 -9
19 Deportivo Español 15 19 3 9 7 8 20 -12
20 Estudiantes de La Plata 14 19 3 8 8 16 23 -7

Top ScorerEdit

Position Player Team Goals
1 Sergio Martínez Boca Juniors 12

RelegationEdit

There is no relegation after the Apertura. For the relegation results of this tournament see below

Torneo Clausura ("Closing" Tournament)Edit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Independiente 26 19 8 10 1 32 13 19
2 Huracán 25 19 10 5 4 25 22 3
3 Rosario Central 23 19 8 7 4 26 14 12
4 San Lorenzo 23 19 8 7 4 22 15 7
5 River Plate 21 19 7 7 5 24 14 10
6 Platense 21 19 7 7 5 28 23 5
7 Boca Juniors 20 19 6 8 5 25 19 6
8 Banfield 20 19 8 4 7 23 20 3
9 Belgrano de Córdoba 19 19 6 7 6 16 17 -1
10 Newell's Old Boys 19 19 7 5 7 16 18 -2
11 Lanús 19 19 6 7 6 23 26 -3
12 Racing Club 19 19 6 7 6 14 17 -3
13 Argentinos Juniors 18 19 3 12 4 23 24 -1
14 Deportivo Español 17 19 3 11 5 13 20 -7
15 Ferro Carril Oeste 16 19 5 6 8 13 17 -4
16 Estudiantes de La Plata 16 19 5 6 8 23 29 -6
17 Gimnasia de La Plata 16 19 5 6 8 20 29 -9
18 Vélez Sársfield 15 19 4 7 8 23 31 -8
19 Gimnasia y Tiro 14 19 4 6 9 15 26 -11
20 Textil Mandiyú 13 19 3 7 9 17 27 -10

Top ScorersEdit

Position Player Team Goals
1 Hernán Crespo River Plate 11
1 Marcelo Espina Platense 11

Relegation tableEdit

RelegationEdit

Team Average Points Played 1991–92 1992–93 1993–94
River Plate 1.281 146 114 55 46 45
Boca Juniors 1.228 140 114 50 48 42
Vélez Sársfield 1.175 134 114 48 48 38
Independiente 1.096 125 114 36 41 48
Huracán 1.088 124 114 38 43 43
San Lorenzo 1.079 123 114 34 45 44
Banfield 1.053 40 38 N/A N/A 40
Deportivo Español 1.035 118 114 45 41 32
Lanús 1.026 78 76 N/A 37 41
Racing Club 1.026 117 114 39 36 42
Gimnasia de La Plata 0.982 112 114 41 34 37
Rosario Central 0.974 111 114 34 39 38
Ferro Carril Oeste 0.965 110 114 37 38 35
Belgrano de Córdoba 0.947 108 114 35 38 35
Platense 0.947 108 114 42 28 38
Newell's Old Boys 0.921 105 114 44 25 36
Argentinos Juniors 0.912 104 114 35 33 36
Textil Mandiyú 0.877 100 114 33 37 30
Estudiantes de La Plata 0.851 97 114 29 38 30
Gimnasia y Tiro 0.789 30 38 N/A N/A 30

Argentine clubs in international competitionsEdit

Team Supercopa 1993 CONMEBOL 1993 Copa Libertadores 1994
Vélez Sársfield N/A N/A Champions
San Lorenzo N/A SF did not qualify
Estudiantes de La Plata QF did not qualify did not qualify
River Plate QF did not qualify did not qualify
Boca Juniors Round 1 N/A Round 1
Huracán N/A Round 1 did not qualify
Deportivo Español N/A Round 1 did not qualify
Argentinos Juniors Round 1 did not qualify did not qualify
Independiente Round 1 did not qualify did not qualify
Racing Club Round 1 did not qualify did not qualify

ReferencesEdit