Estudiantes de la plata. Find out which football teams are leading the pack or at the foot of the table in the argentine primera division on bbc sport.
The primera división is the country s premier football division and is the top division of the argentine football league system.
Argentine football team. First division named liga profesional de fútbol english. The primera división spanish pronunciation. Argentine investigators raided the home of diego maradona s psychiatrist the latest twist in a probe into the football legend s death last week.
The most famous team with the name is argentinos juniors who won the copa libertadores in 1985. Selección de fútbol de argentina represents argentina in men s international football and is administered by the argentine football association the governing body for football in argentina. A humble team that finally gained a place among argentina s top football teams through sheer grit.
Professional football league since 2020 is a professional football league in argentina organised by the argentine football association afa. 1910 in relation to the amount of success vélez has enjoyed over the years it has. The argentina national football team spanish.
Photo by giuseppe maffia nurphoto via getty images. There are two national divisions in argentina primera division and primera b nacional below this level leagues are split between those for clubs directly affiliated to the argentine football association mainly clubs from greater buenos aires but also some from. This is a non exhaustive list of football clubs in argentina which is ordered according to the division they currently play in.
British football clubs tours over south america contributed to the spread and develop of football in argentina during the first years of the 20th century. Argentina s home stadium is estadio monumental antonio vespucio liberti in buenos aires. It operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the primera nacional second division.
Other important argentine football teams vélez sársfield. In the city of. The name argentino or argentinos has remained popular in argentine football.