Argentina - Concurso por Eliminación - 1913

This cup was organized by the "Federación Argentina de Football".

. Rules.

  Single knock-out format.
  The concourse was played by first and second level teams.
  The "Federación Rosarina de Football" qualified two teams to semifinal round.

. Participating teams.

Club                          Venue

Argentino de Avellaneda       Avellaneda
Argentino de Núñez            Buenos Aires
Argentino de Quilmes          Quilmes
Argentinos de Vélez Sarsfield Buenos Aires
Argentinos Juniors            Buenos Aires
Atlanta                       Buenos Aires
Estudiantes LP                La Plata
Floresta                      Buenos Aires
General Belgrano LP           La Plata
Gimnasia y Esgrima BA         Buenos Aires
Hispano Argentino             Buenos Aires
Honor y Patria                Buenos Aires
Independiente                 Avellaneda
Instituto Americano           Adrogué
Juventud del Tigre            Tigre
Kimberley                     Buenos Aires
Lanús Athletic                Lanús
Martínez                      Martínez
Porteño                       Buenos Aires
Rosario Central               Rosario
Sociedad Sportiva Argentina   Buenos Aires
Tiro Federal                  Rosario

. 1/32 final.

Argentino de Avellaneda       1:2     Argentinos Juniors
Argentino de Núñez            2:3     Floresta
General Belgrano LP           1:0     Martínez
Honor y Patria (BA)         1:1 wp:lp Instituto Americano

. 1/16 final.
[15 Jun]
Argentino de Quilmes          3:1     Juventud del Tigre
Floresta                      1:2     Argentinos Juniors
Gimnasia y Esgrima BA         1:1     Lanús Athletic
Hispano Argentino             5:2     Atlanta
Honor y Patria (BA)         1:1 aet   Estudiantes LP
Independiente (A)             1:2     Argentinos de Vélez de Sarfield
Kimberley (BA)                1:2     Porteño
Sociedad Sportiva Argentina   3:2     General Belgrano LP

. Playoff.

Gimnasia y Esgrima BA         3:0     Lanús Athletic
Honor y Patria (BA)           0:4     Estudiantes LP

. 1/8 final.
[ 6 Jul]
Estudiantes LP                4:1     Argentinos Juniors
Gimnasia y Esgrima BA         0:2     Argentino de Quilmes
Porteño                       4:1     Argentinos de Vélez Sarsfield
Sociedad Sportiva Argentino   0:3     Hispano Argentino
. Quarterfinal.
[10 Aug]
Argentino de Quilmes          1:0     Estudiantes LP
Porteño                       6:0     Hispano Argentino
[ 7 Sep]
Sparta                        1:3     Tiro Federal 
(This match was organized by the Federación Rosarina de Football)

. Semifinal.
[14 Sep]
Tiro Federal                  0:4     Argentino de Quilmes           at Rosario Central
[21 Sep]
Porteño                       1:2     Rosario Central                at Independiente

. Final
[26 Oct]                                        
Argentino de Quilmes          2:3     Rosario Central                at GEBA    

Rosario Central won the "Copa de Competencia - Concurso por Eliminación" with the
following line-ups:                                    

Argentino de Quilmes      A. Rotondo;                            
                          A. Cerutti, R. Martínez;                          
                          J. R. Pozo, A. Badaracco (c), G. Badaracco;
                          C. Badaracco, D. Arrillaga, G. Dannaher, J. J. Pozo, 
                          P. Polimeni.

Rosario Central           Serapio Acosta;
                          Zenón Díaz (c), J. Rotta;
                          J. Díaz, A. Ledesma, P. Molina;
                          A. Flyn, A. Blanco, "Harry" Hayes, Enning Hayes, F. Ramírez.                            

Referee                   Carlos Aerts.

16' 0-1 Blanco.
33' 0-2 Flyn.
63' 1-2 Dannaher.
65' 2-2 Polimeni.
82' 2-3 "Harry" Hayes.

Field: Gimnasia y Esgrima (Buenos Aires).

Champion: Club Atlético Rosario Central.

list of champions.

list of final tables.

list of cup competitions.

all-time tables.

list of 2nd level champions.

divisional movements.

list of cup competitions.


About this document

With thanks to Raúl Herrera

Sources: [CIHF -]; "Argentino de Quilmes 100 Años de Fútbol Criollo" (Herrera, Biondi and Cioccale), newspaper: La Nación.

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Last updated: 31 Jan 2001

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