La Liga 2022/23 Schedule, Teams & Records

La Liga 2022/23 Schedule, Teams & Records

La Liga (Primera Division) is a top-rated football league organized by Liga Nacional de Futbol Profesional since 1929. Campeonato Nacional de Liga de Primera División is played according to the rules and regulations of the Spanish Football League system, which is operated on a promotion and relegation system. The league follows the double round-robin format, with each team playing 38 matches against the other twice and the highest-ranked team wins the final trophy at the end of the competition.

La Liga 2022/23 Schedule, Teams & Records

When does the 2022/23 La Liga edition start?

The La Liga Division starts with a match between Sevilla and Osasuna on Friday, 12 August 2022.

Which team has been the most successful in La Liga since its inaugural edition?

As far as the most victorious team in La Liga is concerned, Real Madrid is number one with 35 titles since the league’s inception. Madrid also crowned the championship in a recent edition (2021-22). 

How many teams are participating in 2022/23 La Liga & their captain names?

A total of 20 teams are competing in the 2022/23 edition, with 17 teams participating from the 2021/22 season and three selected from top-ranked teams of the 2021-22 Segunda Division. The team names with the current captain are listed below.

  • Athletic Bilbao- Iker Muniain
  • Almeria- Cesar de la Hoz
  • Atletico Madrid- Koke
  • Barcelona- Sergio Busquets
  • Celta Vigo- Hugo Mallo
  • Cadiz- Jose Mari
  • Espanyol- Raul de Tomas
  • Elche- Gonzalo Verdu
  • Girona- Cristhian Stuani
  • Mallorca- Inigo Ruiz de Galarreta
  • Osasuna- Roberto Torres
  • Rayo Vallecano- Oscar Trejo
  • Real Madrid- Karim Benzema
  • Real Betis- Joaquin
  • Real Sociedad- Asier Illarramendi
  • Sevilla- Jesus Navas
  • Villarreal- Raul Albiol
  • Valencia- Jose Gaya
  • Valladolid- Jordi Masip

La Liga – Facts File & Figures:

EventLa Liga
No. of teams20
Domestic CupsCopa del Rey Supercopa de Espana
International CupsUEFA Europa League, UEFA Champions League & UEFA Europa Conference League
Most Successful TeamReal Madrid (35 titles)
Top goalscorerLionel Messi (622)

Team Performances over the years:

TeamsNumber of Titles
Real Madrid35
Atletico Madrid11
Athletic Bilbao8
Real Sociedad2
Deportivo La Coruna1
Real Betis1

La Liga 2022/23 schedule, fixtures, teams & time:

DateDayTeam 1Team 2Time (ET)
Aug. 12, 2022FridaySevillaOsasuna3 p.m
Aug. 13, 2022SaturdayCelta VigoEspanyol11 a.m
Aug. 13, 2022SaturdayVillarrealReal Valladolid1 p.m
Aug. 13, 2022SaturdayBarcelonaRayo Vallecano3 p.m
Aug. 14, 2022SundayReal SociedadCadiz11:30 a.m
Aug. 14, 2022SundayGironaValencia1:30 p.m
Aug. 14, 2022SundayAlmeriaReal Madrid4 p.m
Aug. 15, 2022MondayAthletic ClubMallorca11:30 a.m
Aug. 15, 2022MondayAtletico MadridGetafe1:30 p.m
Aug. 15, 2022MondayElcheReal Betis3:30 p.m


In this article, I have written about Li Laga (a well-established Football League), having completed 91 seasons (As of 2022) carrying 20 teams (2022/23 edition). Moreover, the duration of the League, the most successful team & the number of teams are also reviewed in this column. The article also covers the facts file, club’s performances over the years, schedule, fixtures, dates & venues of the 2022/23 Premier league.