1953 Argentine Primera División

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Primera División
Season 1953
Champions River Plate (11° title)
Promoted Gimnasia y Esgrima LP
Relegated Estudiantes LP
Top goalscorer Argentina Juan Benavídez
Argentina Juan José Pizzuti
(22 goles each)
1952
1954

The 1953 Argentine Primera División was the 62° season of top-flight football in Argentina. The season began on April 5 and ended on November 22.[1]

Gimnasia y Esgrima LP returned to Primera while the other team of the city, Estudiantes LP, was relegated. River Plate won its 11° league title.

League standings[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA Pts
1 River Plate 30 18 7 5 60 36 43
2 Vélez Sársfield 30 13 13 4 53 35 39
2 Racing 30 16 7 7 53 40 39
4 Independiente 30 14 7 9 52 47 35
5 San Lorenzo 30 15 4 11 55 36 34
6 Gimnasia y Esgrima LP 30 13 6 11 55 43 32
7 Boca Juniors 30 11 6 13 41 37 28
7 Chacarita Juniors 30 9 10 11 35 38 28
7 Rosario Central 30 10 8 12 43 51 28
10 Lanús 30 11 5 14 44 45 27
10 Platense 30 8 11 11 48 61 27
12 Huracán 30 9 8 13 43 52 26
13 Banfield 30 8 9 13 40 48 25
13 Ferro Carril Oeste 30 9 7 14 40 56 25
15 Newell's Old Boys 30 8 6 16 34 50 22
15 Estudiantes LP 30 9 4 17 35 56 22

References[edit]

  1. ^ Argentina 1953 by Osvaldo Gorgazzi at RSSSF.com