1919–20 Netherlands Football League Championship

Netherl. Football Championship
Season 1919-1920
Champions Be Quick 1887 (1st title)

The Netherlands Football League Championship 1919/1920 was contested by 41 teams participating in four divisions. The national champion would be determined by a play-off featuring the winners of the eastern, northern, southern and western football division of the Netherlands. Be Quick 1887 won this year's championship by beating VOC, Go Ahead and MVV Maastricht.

New entrants

Eerste Klasse East:

  • Promoted from 2nd Division: HVV Hengelo

Eerste Klasse South:

  • Promoted from 2nd Division: 't Zesde (returning after five seasons of absence) & Bredania

Eerste Klasse West:

Divisions

Eerste Klasse East

Pos Team Pld Won Drw Lst GF GA Pts GD Notes
1 Go Ahead 18 13 3 2 43 13 29 +30 Qualified for Championship play-off.
2 HVV Tubantia 18 12 3 3 36 15 27 +19
3 SC Enschede 18 8 5 5 27 29 21 -2
4 ZAC 18 7 2 9 34 23 16 +11
5 Quick Nijmegen 18 7 2 9 28 23 16 +5
6 HVV Hengelo 18 6 4 8 21 29 16 -8
7 Be Quick Zutphen 18 5 6 7 24 34 16 -10
8 Vitesse 18 5 4 9 28 36 14 -8
9 Koninklijke UD 18 5 4 9 25 45 14 -20
10 EFC PW 1885 18 4 3 11 16 35 11 -19 Relegated to 2nd Division.

Eerste Klasse North

Pos Team Pld Won Drw Lst GF GA Pts GD Notes
1 Be Quick 1887 16 15 1 0 87 12 31 +75 Qualified for Championship play-off.
2 Achilles 1894 16 8 2 6 35 33 18 +2
3 WVV Winschoten 16 6 6 4 29 28 18 +1
4 Velocitas 1897 16 7 2 7 42 39 16 +3
5 Veendam 16 6 2 8 28 42 14 -14
6 GSAVV Forward 16 5 3 8 31 40 13 -9
7 MVV Alcides 16 5 2 9 22 41 12 -19
8 HSC 16 5 2 9 23 46 12 -23
9 LAC Frisia 1883 16 5 0 11 26 42 10 -16

Eerste Klasse South

Pos Team Pld Won Drw Lst GF GA Pts GD Notes
1 MVV Maastricht 18 17 1 0 63 10 35 +53 Qualified for Championship play-off.
2 NAC 18 14 0 4 45 14 28 +31
3 Willem II 18 7 7 4 21 20 21 +1
4 CVV Velocitas 18 7 3 8 31 33 17 -2
5 NOAD 18 5 6 7 22 24 16 -2
6 RKVV Wilhelmina 18 5 5 8 24 31 15 -7
7 VVV Venlo 18 5 5 8 15 27 15 -12
8 Bredania 18 5 5 8 14 26 15 -12
9 Zeelandia Middelburg 18 5 4 9 30 44 14 -14
10 't Zesde 18 2 0 16 10 46 4 -36 Relegated to 2nd Division.

Eerste Klasse West

Pos Team Pld Won Drw Lst GF GA Pts GD Notes
1 VOC 22 12 6 4 33 21 30 +12 Qualified for Championship play-off.
2 HBS Craeyenhout 22 12 5 5 45 26 29 +19
3 HVV Den Haag 22 11 5 6 42 29 27 +13
4 Blauw-Wit Amsterdam 22 10 4 8 33 22 24 +11
5 AFC Ajax 22 8 7 7 34 31 23 +3
6 UVV Utrecht 22 10 2 10 29 36 22 -7
7 HFC Haarlem 22 8 5 9 35 31 21 +4
8 Sparta Rotterdam 22 8 4 10 26 35 20 -9
9 DFC 22 8 3 11 34 34 19 0
10 AFC Amsterdam 22 8 2 12 25 35 18 -10
11 HC & VC Quick 22 8 1 13 25 35 17 -10
12 Koninklijke HFC 22 4 6 12 21 47 14 -26 Relegated to 2nd Division.

Championship play-off

Pos Team Pld Won Drw Lst GF GA Pts GD Notes
1 Be Quick 1887 6 5 0 1 19 11 10 +1
2 VOC 6 3 1 2 16 10 7 +6
3 Go Ahead 6 2 1 3 10 14 5 -4
4 MVV Maastricht 6 0 2 4 10 20 2 -10

References

  • RSSSF Netherlands Football League Championships 1898-1954
  • RSSSF Eerste Klasse Oost
  • RSSSF Eerste Klasse Noord
  • RSSSF Eerste Klasse Zuid
  • RSSSF Eerste Klasse West
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