LaLiga Santander
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2021-2022
Location
Spain
Abbreviation
ESP1

Summary

La Liga Santander (ESP1) is the top league in the Spanish football league system. At the end of the 2021-2022 ESP1 season, the ESP1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2022-2023 UEFA Champions League - Group Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place 2021-2022 ESP1 teams
  • 2022-2023 UEFA Europa League - Group Stage:
    • 5th place 2021-2022 ESP1 team
  • 2022-2023 UEFA Europa Conference League - Playoff Round:
    • 6th place 2021-2022 ESP1 team

The winner of the 2021-2022 Copa del Rey (King's Cup), typically an ESP1 team, also receives a berth in the Group Stage of the 2022-2023 UEFA Europa League.

Leagues Pyramid - Spain

Abbrev League # of Teams
ESP1 La Liga Santander 20
ESP2 LaLiga 1|2|3 (Segunda División) 22
ESP3 Primera División RFEF 40
ESP4 Secunda División RFEF 90

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

13 Aug 2021 - 21 May 2022  20: ESP1 (17), ESP2 (3)

Season Format

Each ESP1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 19 ESP1 teams for a total of 38 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) goal difference, (4) goals scored, then (5) Fairplay points.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2021-2022 season, the 18th, 19th, and 20th place ESP1 teams will be relegated to the ESP2, and the 1st and 2nd place ESP2 teams, and a third ESP2 team that won a promotion playoff are promoted to the 2022-2023 ESP1.


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 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Real Sociedad 96 -2-120-127554 -1-01340442 -1-17871
2Real Madrid 85 -2-117-22101232 -1-07113853 -1-1101174
3Sevilla FC 85 -2-117-113833 -0-0981752 -2-18321
4Atlético Madrid 85 -2-117-116542 -2-0852343 -0-19642
5Osasuna 95 -2-217-1312151 -2-2537-444 -0-0121055
6Rayo Vallecano 95 -1-316-159644 -0-0121221051 -1-3437-4
7FC Barcelona 84 -3-115-148654 -1-013135830 -2-1213-2
8Real Betis 94 -3-215-129341 -2-1554153 -1-110752
9Athletic Bilbao 83 -4-113-74342 -1-1753241 -3-06211
10Valencia 93 -3-312-1311242 -1-1763351 -2-2578-1
11Espanyol 93 -3-312-88053 -1-11063340 -2-2225-3
12Villarreal 82 -5-111-95442 -1-1773440 -4-04220
13Mallorca 93 -2-411-713-652 -2-1854141 -0-3329-7
14Elche CF 92 -3-49-610-441 -3-0632151 -0-4338-5
15Celta Vigo 92 -1-67-712-551 -0-4336-341 -1-2446-2
16Cádiz CF 91 -4-47-713-650 -3-2336-341 -1-2447-3
17Granada 81 -3-46-612-641 -1-2456-140 -2-2216-5
18Levante 90 -5-45-613-740 -3-1346-250 -2-3227-5
19Deportivo Alavés 81 -0-73-213-1151 -0-4328-630 -0-3005-5
20Getafe 90 -2-72-313-1040 -1-3125-350 -1-4118-7
2022-2023 UEFACL
2022-2023 UEFAEL
2021-2022 UEFAECL
Relegation to ESP2

Fixtures

Fri - 22 Oct 2021
 Osasuna   GranadaEstadio El Sadar
Sat - 23 Oct 2021
 Valencia   MallorcaEstadio Mestalla
 Cádiz CF   Deportivo AlavésNuevo Mirandilla
 Elche CF   EspanyolEstadio Manuel Martínez Valero
 Athletic Bilbao   VillarrealEstadio San Mamés
Sun - 24 Oct 2021
 Sevilla FC   LevanteEstadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
 FC Barcelona   Real MadridEstadi Camp Nou
 Real Betis   Rayo VallecanoEstadio Benito Villamarín
 Atlético Madrid   Real SociedadEstadio La Peineta
Mon - 25 Oct 2021
 Getafe   Celta VigoColiseum Alfonso Péez
Tue - 26 Oct 2021
 Deportivo Alavés   Elche CFMendizorroza
 Espanyol   Athletic BilbaoRCDE Stadium
 Villarreal   Cádiz CFEstadio de la Cerámica
 Granada   GetafeEstadio Nuevo Los Cármenes
 Levante   Atlético MadridEstadio Ciudad de València
Wed - 27 Oct 2021
 Mallorca   Sevilla FCIberostar Estadi
 Rayo Vallecano   FC BarcelonaCampo de Fútbol de Vallecas
 Real Betis   ValenciaEstadio Benito Villamarín
 Real Madrid   OsasunaEstadio Santiago Bernabéu

Results

Mon - 18 Oct 2021
Sun - 17 Oct 2021
 FC Barcelona 31 ValenciaEstadi Camp Nou
 Real Madrid PSPD Athletic BilbaoEstadio Santiago Bernabéu
 Granada PSPD Atlético MadridEstadio Nuevo Los Cármenes
 Villarreal 12 OsasunaEstadio de la Cerámica
 Celta Vigo 01 Sevilla FCBalaídos
 Rayo Vallecano 21 Elche CFCampo de Fútbol de Vallecas
Sat - 16 Oct 2021
 Real Sociedad 10 MallorcaReale Arena
 Levante 00 GetafeEstadio Ciudad de València
Sun - 3 Oct 2021
 Granada 10 Sevilla FCEstadio Nuevo Los Cármenes
 Villarreal 20 Real BetisEstadio de la Cerámica
 Getafe 11 Real SociedadColiseum Alfonso Péez
 Espanyol 21 Real MadridRCDE Stadium
 Elche CF 10 Celta VigoEstadio Manuel Martínez Valero
Sat - 2 Oct 2021
 Atlético Madrid 20 FC BarcelonaEstadio La Peineta
 Cádiz CF 00 ValenciaNuevo Mirandilla
 Mallorca 10 LevanteIberostar Estadi
 Osasuna 10 Rayo VallecanoEstadio El Sadar
Fri - 1 Oct 2021
 Athletic Bilbao 10 Deportivo AlavésEstadio San Mamés