1896 in Argentine football

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Football in Argentina
Season 1896
Primera División Lomas Academy
1895 Argentina 1897

1896 in Argentine football saw Lomas's attempt to win its 4th successive Primera División championship, but the title was finally won by Lomas Academy, the other team from the club, which played its last tournament so it would be dissolved.[1] Buenos Aires and Rosario Railway merged with Belgrano Athletic Club, which debuted that season.[2]

Primera división[edit]

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

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 9 8 4 1 3 16 11 +5
4 Belgrano A.C. 8 8 3 2 3 10 15 -5
5 Retiro AC 1 8 0 1 7 6 23 -17

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