The title of the Spanish LaLiga will be decided next Saturday, May 22, starting at 6:00 p.m. (16.00 GMT), in the matches Valladolid–Atlético de Madrid Y Real Madrid–Villarreal, according to the official schedules announced this Monday.
In the absence of a day, Atlético de Madrid leads Real Madrid by two points, after their victories on Sunday over Osasuna (2-1) and Athletic de Bilbao (0-1), respectively, and Barcelona has been ruled out, which lost at the Camp Nou with Celta (1-2) and has been placed seven points behind the leader.
The thirty-eighth and last day of the Spanish championship will start on friday with Levante-Cádiz (9:00 p.m. / 7:00 p.m. GMT), but all the games with something at stake have been assigned to Saturday, at 6:00 p.m. In addition to the two games in which the title is decided, the Saturday program includes the Celta-Betis, Eibar-Barcelona, Huesca-Valencia, Osasuna-Real Sociedad and Elche-Athletic matches.
To close the day, on Sunday the matches Granada-Getafe (18.30 / 16.30 GMT) and Sevilla-Alavés (21.00 / 19.00 GMT) will be played.
Villarreal coach Unai Emery had repeatedly requested that the game against Real Madrid be played on Saturday so that his team would have one more day to prepare for the Europa League final against Manchester United, which is played on Wednesday. next in Gdansk (Poland). “The priority is that we get to that final of the League wellI understand it, but I think that if possible they should give us the option of reaching a better European final in which we are going to defend Spanish football, “Emery explained this Sunday.