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The following are the association football events of the year 1899 throughout the world.



  • January 8: FC Freiburg are champions of south Germany.
  • February: German club Werder Bremen established
  • March 12: Final of first official Swiss championship, won by the Anglo-American Club de Zürich
  • March 20: England defeat Wales 4-0 in Bristol.
  • May 14: Uruguayan club, Club Nacional de Football is founded being the first Uruguayan football club to be founded and the first Latin American club founded by natives. German club Eintracht Frankfurt founded
  • November 29: Spanish Club FC Barcelona founded
  • December 16: Italian club AC Milan founded

National champions

  • Italy: Genoa
  • Netherlands: RAP Amsterdam
  • Scotland: Rangers
  • Sweden: Örgryte IS
  • Switzerland: Anglo-American Club de Zürich (first official champions)

International tournaments






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