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1891 in association football

List of years in association football

The following are the association football events of the year 1891 throughout the world.

Events

Clubs founded in 1891

DenmarkDenmark

EnglandEngland

GreeceGreece

Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland

ScotlandScotland

SwedenSweden

UruguayUruguay

National Championship Winners

Argentina

Saint Andrew's

Denmark

Kjøbenhavns Boldklub

England

Everton
Blackburn Rovers

Ireland

Linfield
Linfield

Netherlands

HVV Den Haag

Scotland

Dumbarton
Heart of Midlothian

Wales

Shrewsbury Town[8]

International tournaments

 England

Births

  • September 22: Charlie Buchan, English international footballer (died 1960)
  • December 15: David Wijnveldt, Dutch international footballer (died 1962)

Deaths

Footnotes

  1. ^ First amateur season of the Argentine Primera División.
  2. ^ Championship not recognised by the Argentine Football Association, however, is recognised by FIFA.
  3. ^ Inaugural season of the Danish Football Tournament.
  4. ^ Although recognised by the Danish Football Association (DBU), winners of tournament not considered official Danish champions.
  5. ^ First season of the Irish Football League.
  6. ^ First official season of the Dutch Football League.
  7. ^ First season of the Scottish Football League.
  8. ^ Shrewsbury Town won the Welsh Cup despite being from England.