La Liga | Spain - an overview

The Primera División is the top flight of professional football in Spain. The official title is the “Campeonato Nacional de Liga de Primera División”, but is widely and more commonly known as La Liga. There are 20 teams fighting for the right to play in one of Europe’s most watched football league. Players from around the world test their skills against some of the biggest names in football. La Liga boasts some of the most successful clubs in the world too, with Real Madrid and Barcelona having netted 18 Champions League trophies and 7 FIFA Club World Cup trophies between them. There is no promotion from La Liga A, but the top four teams qualify for the UEFA Champions League. Fifth place qualifies for the Europa League. Two further Europa League places are determined by domestic cup competitions, Copa del Rey and the Supercopa de España.

Participating teams

Athletic Bilbao, Atlético Madrid, CD Alavés, CD Leganés, CF Valencia, CF Villarreal, Celta de Vigo, Espanyol Barcelona, FC Barcelona, FC Sevilla, Getafe CF, Girona FC, Rayo Vallecano de Madrid, Real Betis Sevilla, Real Madrid, Real Sociedad, Real Valladolid CF, SD Eibar, SD Huesca, UD Levante

Related stadiums

Anoeta, Camp Nou, Campo de Fútbol de Vallecas, Coliseum Alfonso Pérez, Estadi Ciutat de València, Estadi Cornellà-El Prat, Estadi Montilivi, Estadi de Mestalla, Estadio Benito Villamarín, Estadio El Alcoraz, Estadio El Madrigal, Estadio Mendizorroza, Estadio Municipal de Balaídos, Estadio Municipal de Butarque, Estadio Nuevo José Zorrilla, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Ipurua Municipal Stadium, San Mamés, Vicente Calderón

La Liga Standings

1FC Barcelona Logo FC Barcelona385487
2Atlético Madrid Logo Atlético Madrid382676
3Real Madrid Logo Real Madrid381768
4CF Valencia Logo CF Valencia381661
5Getafe CF Logo Getafe CF381359
6FC Sevilla Logo FC Sevilla381559
7Espanyol Barcelona Logo Espanyol Barcelona38-253
8Athletic Bilbao Logo Athletic Bilbao38-453
9Real Sociedad Logo Real Sociedad38-150
10Real Betis Sevilla Logo Real Betis Sevilla38-850
11CD Alavés Logo CD Alavés38-1150
12SD Eibar Logo SD Eibar38-447
13CD Leganés Logo CD Leganés38-645
14CF Villarreal Logo CF Villarreal38-344
15UD Levante Logo UD Levante38-744
16Real Valladolid CF Logo Real Valladolid CF38-1941
17Celta de Vigo Logo Celta de Vigo38-941
18Girona FC Logo Girona FC38-1637
19SD Huesca Logo SD Huesca38-2233
20Rayo Vallecano de Madrid Logo Rayo Vallecano de Madrid38-2932