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The Campeonato Nacional de Liga de Primera División, commonly known simply as Primera División in Spain, and as La Liga in English-speaking countries and officially as LaLiga Santander for sponsorship reasons, stylized as LaLiga, is the men's top professional football division of the Spanish football league system. Administered by the Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional, 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 two teams and a play-off winner in that division.
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La Liga: Vinicius Junior's 'superb' Real Madrid team goal features in top 5 strikesWatch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga matches, including Real Madrid's superb team effort rounded off by Vinicius Junior.
La Liga: Real Madrid go top with 4-1 win over GranadaWatch highlights as Real Madrid return to the top of La Liga with a 4-1 win over strugglers Granada, who drop into the bottom three.
Granada 1-4 Real Madrid: Big win sees Los Blancos go top of La LigaReal Madrid return to the top of La Liga as they put four past strugglers Granada, who drop into the bottom three.
Barcelona 1-0 Espanyol: Xavi celebrates derby victory in first game in charge at the Nou CampNew Barcelona manager Xavi celebrates his first game in charge at the Nou Camp with a derby victory over Espanyol in La Liga.
La Liga: Antoine Griezmann's thunderbolt leads top five goals of the weekWatch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga, including a thunderbolt from Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann.
La Liga: Barcelona let three-goal lead slip at Celta VigoIago Aspas equalises deep into stoppage time as Celta Vigo come back from three goals down to draw 3-3 with Barcelona.
Celta Vigo 3-3 Barcelona: Visitors throw away three-goal lead in interim boss Sergi Barjuan's final gameBarcelona surrender a three-goal lead against Celta Vigo in La Liga in interim manager Sergi Barjuan's final match in charge.
Enes Unal's bicycle kick & Memphis Depay's stunner - Top 5 La Liga goalsWatch the top five goals from the last week of La Liga football, including efforts from Real Madrid's Vinicius Jr, Barcelona's Memphis Depay and Getafe's Enes Unal
Elche 1-2 Real Madrid: Vinicius brace takes Real Madrid top of La LigaWatch highlights as Vinicius Junior scores twice to take Real Madrid to the top of La Liga on goal difference with a 2-1 win against Elche at the Estadio Martínez Valero stadium.
Elche 1-2 Real Madrid: Vinicius Junior double sends visitors topReal Madrid move top of La Liga on goal difference with a narrow victory at Elche.
La Liga: Watch Luis Suarez's terrible penalty attempt for GranadaIs this the worst penalty you have ever seen? Watch as Granada's Luis Suarez blazes his effort over during Thursday's La Liga match against Getafe.
La Liga: Radamel Falcao scores and Memphis Depay misses penalty as Barcelona beatenWatch highlights as Memphis Depay misses a penalty as Barcelona lose 1-0 to Rayo Vallecano in La Liga, Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman was sacked shortly after the game.
La Liga: Granada's Angel Montoro leads top five goalsWatch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga matches, featuring a brilliant last-minute equaliser from long range from Granada's Angel Montoro.
Radamel Falcao: Why one of La Liga's most prolific goalscorers is a Madrid hero once moreA decade on from becoming one of La Liga's most-feared goalscorers, Radamel Falcao is back in Madrid and becoming a fans' hero once again.
Atletico Madrid 2-2 Real Sociedad: Basque side go top despite Luis Suarez doubleWatch highlights as Real Sociedad go back at the top of La Liga, although Luis Suarez's two goals for defending champions Atletico Madrid denied them victory.
Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid: David Alaba scores as Real top La LigaReal Madrid beat Barcelona in a new-look El Clasico to go top of the La Liga table and leave Ronald Koeman's side down in eighth.
La Liga: Granada's Angel Montoro scores brilliant last-minute equaliser from long rangeGranada's Angel Montoro scores a brilliant last-minute equaliser from long range to secure a 1-1 draw with high-flying Osasuna.
La Liga: Moreno volley and Fati finish among best goalsVillarreal's Gerard Moreno and Barcelona's Ansu Fati feature in La Liga's best goals of the the weekend.
La Liga: Philippe Coutinho nets first goal in 11 months as Barcelona beat ValenciaWatch highlights as Barcelona recover from conceding an early goal to beat Valencia 3-1 with Ansu Fati, Memphis Depay and Philippe Coutinho all netting for the Catalan side.
La Liga: Real Madrid's Karim Benzema leads La Liga top five goals of the weekKarim Benzema scores his ninth goal of the season for Real Madrid as BBC Sport looks at some of the best action from La Liga this week.
Transfer rumours: Aurier, Ranieri, Gonzalez, Werner, Toure, SanchezSerge Aurier to sign for La Liga side, Ranieri set for Watford role, Manchester City keen on Barcelona midfielder, plus more.
Espanyol 2-1 Real Madrid: Karim Benzema on target but Real lose at EspanyolKarim Benzema scores a consolation goal for Real Madrid, but the Spanish giants fall to their first La Liga defeat of the season at Espanyol.
Espanyol 2-1 Real Madrid: Real suffer first La Liga defeatLeaders Real Madrid suffer their first La Liga defeat of the season away to Espanyol.
Highlights: Suarez scores as Atletico beat BarcelonaWatch the highlights as Luis Suarez scores against his former club, Barcelona, to send reigning champions Atletico Madrid level with Real Madrid at the top of La Liga.
Atletico Madrid 2-0 Barcelona: Atletico increase pressure on Barca boss Ronald KoemanReigning champions Atletico Madrid go level with Real Madrid at the top of La Liga and inflict further damage on Ronald Koeman's struggling Barcelona with a deserved win.
La Liga: 'What a strike!' Inigo Perez tops La Liga best goals with long-range free kickWatch the best goals from the weekend's La Liga matches including a brilliant strike from CA Osasuna's Inigo Perez.
Barcelona 3-0 Levante: Ansu Fati scores on La Liga returnWatch highlights of Barcelona's comfortable 3-0 victory over Levante as Ansu Fati scores on his return from a long-term injury.
Real Madrid 6-1 Mallorca: Marco Asensio scores hat-trick as Real beat MallorcaMarco Asensio scores a superb hat-trick as Real Madrid reclaim top spot in La Liga with an emphatic victory over Mallorca at the Bernabeu.
Barcelona 1-1 Granada: Ronald Araujo's injury-time header rescues pointWatch highlights as Ronald Araujo's injury-time header rescues a point for Barcelona at home to a struggling Granada side in La Liga.
Valencia 1-2 Real Madrid: Vinicius Junior & Karim Benzema score late in comeback winWatch highlights as Real Madrid score two late goals to beat Valencia and move top of La Liga.
La Liga: Sergio Canales' stunning solo strike for Real Betis features in best goalsWatch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga action, including a fantastic solo strike from Real Betis' Sergio Canales.
Espanyol 1-2 Atletico Madrid Thomas Lemar scores 99th-minute winnerHighlights as Thomas Lemar scores a 99th-minute winner as Atletico Madrid come from behind to Espanyol in La Liga.
Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid sign Barcelona forward on loanLa Liga champions Atletico Madrid re-sign forward Antoine Griezmann from Barcelona on a one-year loan deal.
La Liga: Carlos Soler's scorpion kick leads goals of the weekCarlos Soler's scorpion kick for Valencia is among the best goals from La Liga this week
Barcelona 2-1 Getafe: Memphis Depay scores winner for Ronald Koeman's sideMemphis Depay scores Barcelona's winner as they beat Getafe in La Liga.
La Liga: Memphis Depay on target for Barcelona in best goalsWatch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga action, including a ferocious strike from Barcelona's Memphis Depay.
Levante 3-3 Real Madrid: Gareth Bale scores as Real Madrid draw with Levante in thrillerWatch highlights as Real Madrid draw with Levante in a six-goal thriller as Gareth Bale scores his first La Liga goal since 2019.
Julen Lopetegui: Tottenham have offer to Sevilla boss turned down, says Spanish club's presidentTottenham made a "dizzying" offer to Sevilla manager Julen Lopetegui but the ex-Spain boss will not leave, says the La Liga club's president.
Eurofiles: 'They're here to stay' - Why Diego Simeone's Atletico Madrid have broken La Liga's duopolyBBC Sport looks at the reasons behind Diego Simeone's successful 10 years at Atletico Madrid.
Watch: Real Madrid beat Villarreal but miss out on La Liga titleWatch the highlights as Real Madrid beat Villarreal but miss out on the La Liga title to city rivals Atletico Madrid.
La Liga: Have Atletico Madrid taken control over Real Madrid and Barcelona?Atletico are champions and Real Madrid and Barcelona are in financial crisis, so has the balance of power in Spain shifted?
Watch: Atletico Madrid beat Real Valladolid to seal La Liga titleWatch the highlights as goals from Angel Correa and Luis Suarez see Atletico Madrid beat Real Valladolid and edge city rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title.
La Liga: David Silva strike for Real Sociedad leads top five goals of the weekDavid Silva's powerful strike for Real Sociedad against Valladolid features in this weeks' best La Liga goals.
La Liga highlights: Lionel Messi scores, but defeat against Celta Vigo ends Barcelona title hopesDespite Lionel Messi putting Barcelona 1-0 ahead, Celta Vigo win 2-1 at the Nou Camp to end Barca's chances of winning this season's La Liga title.
La Liga highlights: Real Madrid win at Athletic Bilbao takes title race to final dayNacho's second-half goal earns Real Madrid a narrow victory over Athletic Bilbao, and ensures La Liga's title race will go to the final day.
La Liga highlights: Late Luis Suarez winner keeps Atletico Madrid top of the tableLuis Suarez scores a dramatic winning goal in the 88th minute as La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid come from behind against Osasuna to stay top of the table with one round of matches to play.
La Liga highlights: Granada 1-4 Real MadridReal Madrid win 4-1 away at Granada to move within two points of city rivals Atletico with two games to go in La Liga.
Granada 1-4 Real Madrid: Real win to keep La Liga title dream aliveReal Madrid beat Granada to keep the pressure on leaders Atletico Madrid at the top of La Liga.
Atletico Madrid 2-1 Real Sociedad: Atletico edge closer to La Liga titleWatch highlights from Atletico Madrid's 2-1 win over Real Sociedad as goals from Yannick Carrasco and Angel Correa puts them two wins away from becoming La Liga champions.