1st Division (Belgium) 1896/97
Racing Club de Bruxelles
Sporting Club de Bruxelles
||30 (of which 8 are criminally verified)
||114 (ø 5.18 per game)
(excluding penalty-verified games)
Samuel Hickson (Liège FC)
|← First Division 1895/96
The First Division 1896/97 was the second season of the top Belgian division in men's football . It began on November 1, 1896 and ended on May 2, 1897.
This season only six teams took part: the five remaining from the previous season and newcomer Athletic & Running Club from Brussels, who withdrew from the league after five games.
Withdrawal from the league
The crosstab shows the results of all games this season. The home team is listed in the left column, the visiting team in the top row.
Points were awarded for the rated games. The games were not taken into account for the goal difference.
^ Belgium 1896/97. In: wildstat.com. Retrieved June 7, 2018 .
↑ belgium soccer history. In: skynet.be. Retrieved June 7, 2018 .