Copa de Honor Municipalidad de Buenos Aires

The Copa de Honor Municipalidad de Buenos Aires was an Argentine official football cup competition. It was contested fourteen times between 1905 and 1920.

Copa de Honor
Municipalidad de Buenos Aires
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The trophy awarded to champions
Organising bodyAFA
Founded1905
Abolished1920; 101 years ago (1920)
RegionArgentina
Number of teams18 (last edition) [1]
Qualifier forCopa de Honor Cousenier
Related competitionsCopa de Honor (Uru)
Last championsBanfield (1920)
Most successful club(s)Racing (4 titles)

This cup was played by teams from Buenos Aires and Rosario (which belonged to Liga Rosarina de Football). The champion of this tournament qualified to play the Copa de Honor Cousenier versus the winner of Uruguayan Copa de Honor representing the Association of that country.[2] English participation belgrano athletic

In 1936, a new "Copa de Honor" was played under a regular Primera División season, with 18 teams playing a single-round tournament. San Lorenzo finished 1st and was awarded the cup.[1] In July 2013, the Argentine Football Association recognized the 1936 edition as a Primera División honour awarded to the club.[3][4][5]

List of championsEdit

FinalsEdit

The following list includes all the editions of the Copa de Honor:[6]

Year Champion Runner-up Score Venue
1905 Alumni Quilmes 1–0 Sociedad Sportiva
1906 Alumni Estudiantes (BA) 3–1 Belgrano [note 1]
1907 Belgrano AC Quilmes 3–1 (unknown)
1908 Quilmes Porteño 2–1 (unknown)
1909 San Isidro Estudiantes (BA) 8–1 (unknown)
1910
(abandoned)
1911 Newell's Old Boys Porteño 3–2 River Plate [note 2]
1912 Racing Newell's Old Boys 3–0 Racing
1913 Racing Estudiantes (BA) 5–1 Ferro C. Oeste
1915 Racing Tiro Federal 2–1 Racing
1916 Rosario Central Independiente 1–0 Racing
1917 Racing River Plate 3–1 (aet) Independiente [note 3]
1918 Independiente Platense 1–0 Gimnasia y Esgrima BA
1920 Banfield Boca Juniors 2–1 Sportivo Barracas

Titles by teamEdit

Team Titles Years won
Racing 4 1912, 1913, 1915, 1917
Alumni 2 1905, 1906
Belgrano AC 1 1907
Quilmes 1 1908
San Isidro 1 1909
Newell's Old Boys 1 1911
Rosario Central 1 1916
Independiente 1 1918
Banfield 1 1920

TopscorersEdit

Source: [7]

Year Player Goals Club
1905 Arthur Wells
5
Quilmes
1906 Alfredo Brown
5
Alumni
1907 Charles Whaley
6
Belgrano AC
1908 Juan Rossi
6
San Isidro
Henry Cunningham Quilmes
1909 Maximiliano Susan
6
Estudiantes (BA)
1910 Eduardo Rothschild
3
Gimnasia y Esgrima (BA)
Thomas Hughes Quilmes
Juan O. Gil San Isidro
1911 Antonio Márquez
4
Porteño
1912 Alberto Ohaco
6
Racing
Alberto Marcovecchio
1913 Alberto Marcovecchio
7
Racing
1915 Carlos Guidi
7
Tiro Federal
1916 Ennis Hayes
7
Rosario Central
1917 Alberto Marcovecchio
11
Racing
1918 Gualberto Galeano
4
Independiente
Atilio Badalani Newell's Old Boys
1920 Pedro Calomino
5
Boca Juniors

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Could be the Belgrano A.C. field.
  2. ^ Dársena Sud field.
  3. ^ The Estadio Crucecita.

ReferencesEdit