Club Sportivo Alsina
|Full name||Club Sportivo Alsina|
|Founded||October 17, 1916|
|Ground||Molinedo 1300, Valentín Alsina, Buenos Aires|
Club Sportivo Alsina, or simply Sportivo Alsina is an Argentine sports club from Valentín Alsina, Buenos Aires that played in tournaments organised by the Argentine Football Association from the 1920s to the 1940s, even reaching the Primera División in 1933 and 1934.
The club is headquartered on the corner of Choele Choel and Juan Domingo Perón streets in Valentín Alsina.
The club was established on October 17, 1916 in Valentín Alsina district of Greater Buenos Aires under the name "El Aeroplano", In 1922 the football section separated from the club, adopting the name "Sportivo Alsina" honoring the district where the club had been established.
In 1932 the club won the División Intermedia (the third level by then) championship, which allowed Sportivo Alsina to play at Primera División. One year later, the club would win another Tercera División championship playing with a reserve team.
Sportivo Alsina debuted in the Argentine top division, Primera División, in 1933 where the squad finished 5° of 20 teams. Sportivo Alsina continued to play at the top-flight until 1934 where all the clubs of the amateur league (AFA) were relegated as it merged with the professional one, Liga Argentina de Football.
- Angel Grippa, the team's goalkeeper, was part of the Argentina national team at the 1934 FIFA World Cup. In 1936 and 1941 Sportivo Alsina would win two championships else in the third division of Argentine football league system.
- "Viejos clubes de fútbol - III parte" by Raúl Herrera, La Izquierda Diario, 25 Mar 2015
- "Los que ya no están: Sportivo Alsina", 26 Jun 2015
- Campeones del Fútbol Argentino on CIHF website
- "Sportivo Alsina campeón de la Tercera División 1936" on Aquí Ascenso
- Argentina 1933 (amateur) - AFA championship by Pablo Ciullini on RSSSF.com
- Argentina 1934 (amateur)
- "Desafiliados: Sportivo Alsina", 20 May 2013
- Sportivo Alsina on Soy de Telmo website
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