Eden Hazard is set to make his Real Madrid debut against Celta Vigo and Barcelona will start their title guard away at Athletic Bilbao, as indicated by the La Liga apparatus rundown reported on Thursday.
The opening diversions are booked for August 18 however Hazard should sit tight for the second round to play his first Madrid coordinate at the Santiago Bernabeu, when his new group have Real Valladolid.
The first Clasico of the season will be at Camp Nou on October 27, with the return in Madrid booked for March 1. Both could come after Champions League ties in midweek.
Barcelona are pursuing a ninth La Liga title in 12 years as Real Madrid hope to offer some kind of reparation for last season, their 6th in the last seven they have neglected to be delegated champions.
Zinedine Zidane’s expectations for a quick begin may have been helped by what shows up a caring early arrangement of amusements. After Celta and Valladolid, they play away at Villarreal and at home to Levante before a harder trek to Sevilla, where previous Madrid mentor Julen Lopetegui is presently in control.
Barcelona’s presentation looks progressively clumsy. After Bilbao, the authoritative heroes are at home to Real Betis and away to recently promoted Osasuna. At that point they have Valencia, whom they lost to in the Copa del Rey last in May, before heading out to Granada, likewise simply up from Segunda.
Atletico Madrid, last season’s other participants, start at home to neighbors Getafe, who came fifth last term. Atletico face Real Madrid in the main city derby at the Wanda Metropolitano on September 29 and Barcelona, likewise at home, on December 1.
The game against Barca could check the return of Antoine Griezmann, who is relied upon to join the Catalans this mid year.
Every one of the three promoted sides were given winnable opening matches, with Granada and Osasuna away at Villarreal and Leganes separately, while Mallorca begin at home to Eibar.
On the off chance that the title race goes down to the last end of the week, Barcelona may have the most troublesome errand. They will complete away at Alaves, while Real Madrid face an outing to Leganes. Atletico end the season at home to Real Sociedad.