Real Madrid have threatened Isco with ‘a year in the stands’ amid reports linking him with a free transfer to arch-rivals Barcelona. The Catalan giants seem to be heavily interested in signing Isco, who at the moment, continues to find himself out of Zinedine Zidane’s favour. Despite having performed impressively in the limited opportunities he…Read More
Real Madrid scouts have handed president Florentino Perez a list of nine strikers to target this summer and according to reports Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford has emerged as a surprising candidate on that list. The La Liga giants are desperate to bring in more firepower up front ahead of next season, with Madrid planning…Read More
Atletico striker Kevin Gameiro has insisted that he hopes his teammate Antoine Griezmann will stay in Madrid amid strong interest from Manchester United, but admits the final decision is down to the player. The 26-year-old French sensation has been heavily linked with United for a summer move to Old Trafford as Jose Mourinho looking to…Read More
Barcelona have reportedly stepped up their interest in Juventus’ star attacker Paulo Dybala amid reports they could let go Neymar in the summer and this might well pave the way for Manchester United’s pursuit for the Brazilian. Spanish outlet Sport claim the Premier League giants are ready to activate Neymar’s gigantic €200 million release clause.…Read More
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino had a meeting with Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu this week. Pochettino and Bartomeu was seen at a restaurant in the city, where the Spurs boss still have a house from his days playing for Espanyol. Pochettino was among the few candidates linked with taking over at the Nou Camp after…Read More
Manchester United face stiff competition to sign the Atletico Madrid defender who is now at the top of the wishlist at Anfield. The Red Devils are desperate for some defensive additions in the summer transfer window as Mourinho has not been able to settle into a backline this season. This has seen him linked with…Read More
Chelsea could have a nervous summer transfer window as most of their first team stars are wanted by various clubs all around Europe. Antonio Conte has accumulated a world-beating squad at the Stamford Bridge and couple of additions in the transfer window could make them close to invincible. However, Conte will also have to look…Read More
The Spanish speed merchant is among the best in the business in his position but is currently unsettle at the Camp Nou and has vented his frustration in a recent interview. La Liga outfit Barcelona are currently two points behind arch rivals Real Madrid in the points table and have a mountain to climb to…Read More
Barcelona are growing desperate for additions in the summer transfer window and are now resigned to trying to lure Real Madrid star Isco out of the Bernabeu with an exciting offer this summer. The Catalan giants have not been able to find consistency this season and might need some improvement in their squad to compete…Read More
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has revealed that there is no guarantee that Antoine Griezmann will stay at the club, due to the termination clause in his contract. Griezmann has been linked with a big-money move away from Atletico, with the biggest clubs on the continent interested in securing his services. However, Manchester United have…Read More
La Liga News & Spanish Football Transfer news
La Liga, also known as the Primera Division, or the La Liga Santander, is the primary football competition in Spain. The first Primera Division was formed in the year 1929, and the competition has since developed into one of the biggest football tournaments in the world.
As per the UEFA's league coefficient, the La Liga has been the topmost football league in Europe for the last five years. The competition has produced Europe's top-rated clubs more number of times (18) than any other league. The major powerhouses playing in La Liga have also won the most number of UEFA Champions League (16) as well as UEFA Europa League (10) titles.
The Spanish League is currently home to two of the best football players of this generation – Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. La Liga has always featured the best footballers on the planet; in fact, superstars featuring in this league have won the highest number of Ballon d'Or awards (19).
La Liga is contested by 20 of the best clubs in Spain. Each team faces the 19 others two times per season, from the month of August to May. The format of this competition is a double round-robin system, and it features 380 matches per season. The teams are awarded 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw, and none for defeats. Teams are placed in the table according to their total points. In case of ties, the factors that determine the tie-break are head-to-head points, followed by head-to-head goal difference, head-to-head goals scored, total goal difference, total goals scored, Fairplay score, and lastly, a play-off match in a neutral stadium.
So far, a total of 60 teams have featured in the La Liga since its formation. However, only 9 of those clubs have managed to win this prestigious competition – Real Madrid (32), Barcelona (24), Atletico Madrid (10), Athletic Bilbao (8), Valencia (6), Real Sociedad (2), Deportivo La Coruna, Sevilla, and Real Betis (1).
Here at BlameFootball, we provide a thorough coverage of La Liga news. We make available all the in-detail information of not just Spanish football news, but also the latest La Liga transfer news, along with up to date live scores, team news, match results, interviews, analysis, La Liga football rumours, La Liga football gossip, and the overall Spanish transfer news.