The Campeonato Nacional de Liga de Primera División, commonly known as LaLiga is the men’s top professional football division of the Spanish football league system and created in 1929. La Liga is contested by 20 teams, with the three lowest-placed teams at the end of each season relegated to the Segunda División and replaced by the top three teams in that division.
A total of 62 teams have competed in La Liga since its inception. Nine teams have been crowned champions, with Real Madrid winning the title a record 33 times and Barcelona 26 times. Barcelona won the inaugural La Liga in 1929 with Athletic Bilbao claiming several titles in the league’s early years. Barcelona and Real Madrid dominated the championship in the 1950s, winning four La Liga titles each throughout the decade.
The competition arrange takes after the regular twofold round-robin format. During the course of a season, which lasts from August to May, each club plays every other club twice, once at home and once away, for 38 match days. Teams receive three points for a win, one point for a draw, and no points for a loss. Teams are ranked by total points, with the highest-ranked club at the end of the season crowned champion.
he La Liga season has thus concluded with Barcelona FC reigning supreme. A few fabulous recreations and a few upsets have given way to another agreeable season of football. In the end, it was still Valverde’s men who eventually gained momentum and won the league, steering clear of Atletico Madrid by a whopping 11 points. They garnered a significant amount of drive in the mid-season and barely had any missteps since.
Real Madrid has finished 3rd at 68 points suffering heavy and unexpected losses from teams hovering at the bottom like Rayo Vallecano and Girona. 4th placed Valencia ends up 7 points behind Real Madrid but has edged out Getafe and Sevilla by only 2 points. With FC Barcelona lifting the trophy with a 2-2 draw against Eibar.
When does the La Liga 2019/2020 season start?
The 2019-20 La Liga season is due to get underway on August 18.
The season will end on May 24, 2020. If you can’t find what you want here, be sure to go to see all our Kenya football betting tips.
Barcelona are the clear cut Favourite to top the League. Messi’s Reputation, Ex-Ajax sensation Frenkie De Jong arrival to Nou Camp has made Barcelona the strongest in Laliga. Rumours about Griezman and Neymar joining Barca is also additional point. If this happens then Barca attack is unstoppable. However, Arch Rival Real Madrid has also strengthen the team with the arrival of Eden Hazard along with Ferland Mendy , Rodrygo and Jovic. The Los Blancos looks pretty balanced side. After the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo the team was out of balance but Return of Zidane has given the positive message to the team.
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