The two major Spanish rivals will clash in derby matches on October 24th and March 20th next season to overtake champions Atletico Madrid

real Madrid and Barcelona will compete against each other The classic on October 24th and March 20th next season, after that The league announced their games 2021-22 on Wednesday.

The two rivals finished last season behind champions Atletico Madrid and will look to overtake Diego Simeone in the coming season.

Espanyol, Mallorca and Rayo Vallecano will all join La Liga as promoted promoters in the meantime in 2021-22.

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When does LaLiga start?

The first weekend of La Liga 2021-22 takes place on August 15th and ends on May 22nd after 38 rounds of play.

Real Madrid will travel to Alaves for the season opener on August 15, while Barcelona host Real Sociedad on the same day.

Atletico, meanwhile, begin their title defense with an away game at Celta Vigo.

See the open weekend the complete equipment below.

date game
August 15, 2021 Alaves versus Real Madrid
August 15, 2021 Barcelona versus Real Sociedad
August 15, 2021 Celta Vigo versus Atletico Madrid
August 15, 2021 Mallorca versus Real Betis
August 15, 2021 Cadiz versus Levante
August 15, 2021 Health vs. Espanyol
August 15, 2021 Seville versus Rayo Vallecano
August 15, 2021 Valencia versus Getafe
August 15, 2021 Villarreal versus Granada
August 15, 2021 Elche versus Athletic Club

When are the Clasicos?

Barcelona will host the first Clasico of the season on October 24th when Real Madrid visit Camp Nou.

The second leg will take place on March 20, when Carlo Ancelotti’s team welcomes Ronald Koeman’s men to the Spanish capital.

When are the Madrid derbies?

The first Madrid derby of the 2021/22 season between Real and Atletico will be played on December 12, 2021 at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Atletico will host the second derby of the season on May 8, 2021 at the Wanda Metropolitano.

What happened in 2020/21?

Atletico Madrid won their first La Liga crown since 2014 last season and held Barcelona and Real Madrid to claim the title.

On the last day of the season, Atletico won the title 2-1 at Real Valladolid, taking two points ahead of second-placed Real and seven points ahead of Barcelona in third.

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