1896 Argentine Primera División

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Primera División
Season 1896
Champions Lomas Academy
Relegated (none)
Matches played 21
Top goalscorer T.F. Allen (Flores AC)
Juan Anderson (Lomas AC)
(7 goals each)
Biggest home win Lomas Academy 6-1 Belgrano AC
Biggest away win Retiro AC 0-5 Lomas AC
Highest scoring Lomas Academy 6-1 Belgrano AC
1895
1897

The 1896 Primera División season was won by Lomas Academy, which played its last tournament being then dissolved.[1] Buenos Aires al Rosario Railway merged with Belgrano Athletic Club which debuted that season.[2]

Final table[edit]

The championship took the format of a league of 5 teams, with each team playing the other twice.[3]

Argentine Association Football League[edit]

Pos Team Pts G W D L Gf Ga Gd
1 Lomas Academy 12 8 6 0 2 18 10 +8
2 Flores 10 8 5 0 3 17 8 +9
3 Lomas AC 9 8 4 1 3 16 11 +5
4 Belgrano AC 8 8 3 2 3 10 15 -5
5 Retiro AC 1 8 0 1 7 6 23 -17

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