Barcelona and Real Madrid resume title battle amid pandemic
June 11, 2020 - July 19, 2020 -
Spain becomes the second major European league to restart their season, as the top tier of Spanish football, La Liga, resumes. Organisers are aiming to finish the season within five weeks, with a final scheduled matchday on July 19.
Perennial title rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid are separated at the top of the table by only two points with 11 matches remaining. Barcelona travel to Mallorca on the first weekend of play restarting, as Real Madrid host Eibar at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Restart fixtures (June 13 unless stated):
Sevilla v Real Betis (June 11)
Granada v Getafe (June 12)
Valencia v Levante (June 12)
Espanyol v Deportivo Alaves
Celta Vigo v Villarreal
Leganes v Real Valladolid
Mallorca v Barcelona
Athletic Bilbao v Atletico Madrid (June 14)
Real Madrid v Eibar (June 14)
Real Sociedad v Osasuna (June 14)