Soccer

LaLiga Matchday 1: Preview

LaLiga Santander is back in action and it kicks off Friday with Valencia taking on Getafe with José Bordalás coaching his first game with Valencia.

LaLiga season is upon us! It gets started with Valencia and Getafe at 8pm WAT. Atletico Madrid won the championship last season and Madrid and Barcelona will be looking to take it from them this year.

Madrid begins its season playing against Alaves on Saturday August 14.

Atletico Madrid starts Sunday August 15 against Celta Vigo.

Barcelona, now without Messi, will take on Real Sociedad on Sunday August 15.

Sevilla will start its season playing against Rayo Vallecano on Sunday August 15.

Here is the full LaLiga schedule for Matchday 1:

Friday August 13

Valencia vs Getafe - 8pm WAT

Saturday August 14

Osasuna vs Espanyol - 4pm WAT

Cadiz vs Levante - 6:30 pm WAT

Mallorca vs Real Betis – 6:30 pm WAT

Alaves vs Real Madrid- 9pm WAT

Sunday August 15

Celta Vigo VS Atletico Madrid - 4:30 pm WAT

Barcelona VS Real Socieded - 7pm WAT

Sevilla VS Real Vallecano - 9:15 pm WAT

Monday August 16

Villarreal vs Granada - 7pm WAT

Elche vs Athletico Bilbao - 9pm WAT