1966–67 La Liga

The 1966–67 La Liga was the 36th season since its establishment. The season started on September 10, 1966, and finished on April 23, 1967.

Primera División
Season1966–67
ChampionsReal Madrid
(12th title)
RelegatedGranada CF
Hércules CF
Deportivo La Coruña
European CupReal Madrid
Cup Winners' CupValencia
Matches played240
Goals scored656 (2.73 per match)
Top goalscorerWaldo
(24 goals)
Biggest home winAtlético Bilbao 6–0 Sevilla
Valencia 6–0 Zaragoza
Biggest away winGranada 0–3 Español
Deportivo La Coruña 0–3 Barcelona
Highest scoringAtlético Madrid 7–2 Hércules

Team locationsEdit

Canary Islands
Team Home city Stadium
Atlético Bilbao Bilbao San Mamés
Atlético Madrid Madrid Vicente Calderón
Barcelona Barcelona Nou Camp
Córdoba Córdoba El Arcángel
Deportivo La Coruña A Coruña Riazor
Elche Elche Altabix
Español Barcelona Sarrià
Granada Granada Los Cármenes
Hércules Alicante La Viña
Las Palmas Las Palmas Insular
Pontevedra Pontevedra Pasarón
Real Madrid Madrid Santiago Bernabéu
Sabadell Sabadell Creu Alta
Sevilla Seville Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Valencia Valencia Mestalla
Zaragoza Zaragoza La Romareda

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Real Madrid (C) 30 19 9 2 58 22 +36 47 Qualification for the European Cup first round
2 Barcelona 30 20 2 8 58 29 +29 42 Invited for the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
3 Español 30 15 7 8 50 40 +10 37
4 Atlético Madrid 30 14 7 9 57 30 +27 35 Invited for the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
5 Zaragoza 30 14 6 10 51 50 +1 34
6 Valencia 30 14 4 12 58 37 +21 32 Qualification for the Cup Winners' Cup first round[a]
7 Atlético Bilbao 30 11 9 10 43 36 +7 31 Invited for the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
8 Sabadell 30 11 8 11 35 38 −3 30
9 Elche 30 9 9 12 41 50 −9 27
10 Pontevedra 30 9 9 12 28 32 −4 27
11 Las Palmas 30 8 10 12 32 38 −6 26
12 Córdoba 30 9 8 13 28 44 −16 26
13 Sevilla (O) 30 9 7 14 28 47 −19 25 Qualification for the relegation play-offs
14 Granada (R) 30 8 7 15 32 46 −14 23
15 Hércules (R) 30 6 8 16 32 60 −28 20 Relegation to Segunda División
16 Deportivo La Coruña (R) 30 7 4 19 25 57 −32 18
Source: BDFútbol
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Goal difference; 4) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Valencia qualified to the Cup Winners' Cup as champions of the Copa del Generalísimo.

Results tableEdit

  • The home teams are read down the left hand side while the away teams are indicated along the top.
AtB AtM Bar Cór Dep Elc Esp Gra Her LPa Pon RMa Sab Sev Val Zar
Atlético Bilbao 1–0 0–0 3–0 4–0 2–1 1–3 2–1 0–0 3–0 2–1 0–0 1–1 6–0 2–1 2–3
Atlético Madrid 3–1 0–1 2–0 4–0 5–2 5–1 2–0 7–2 2–1 3–1 2–2 3–0 3–0 1–1 0–0
CF Barcelona 3–1 3–2 4–1 5–0 3–0 3–1 3–0 4–1 2–1 0–1 2–1 2–0 5–0 2–1 2–1
Córdoba CF 2–0 1–0 2–1 1–0 0–0 2–0 2–2 1–1 0–0 1–0 0–1 3–2 3–0 2–1 1–1
Deportivo de La Coruña 1–0 0–1 0–3 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 1–2 2–3 0–1 1–1 0–1 4–1
Elche CF 1–1 2–1 4–3 0–0 1–3 1–1 0–1 4–0 2–1 3–1 1–1 3–2 3–0 0–0 5–1
RCD Español 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 3–2 3–0 1–0 4–1 1–1 2–2 2–3 4–1 3–1 2–1 2–1
Granada CF 1–1 2–1 1–2 1–1 1–0 2–1 0–3 2–1 0–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–0 3–2 6–2
Hércules CF 1–2 2–4 1–1 1–1 0–1 1–3 3–3 2–1 2–1 1–0 0–2 0–0 2–1 4–1 1–1
UD Las Palmas 2–4 1–0 2–0 2–1 2–0 3–0 0–0 1–1 0–1 0–0 1–1 1–0 1–2 0–0 2–3
Pontevedra CF 1–1 0–0 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 3–0 1–0 2–1 2–3 0–1 0–0 3–0 3–0 0–0
Real Madrid 4–0 2–1 1–0 3–0 2–0 4–1 1–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 2–0 5–0 3–0 4–2 3–1
CE Sabadell FC 1–0 0–0 2–0 3–0 3–0 0–0 0–1 1–0 5–2 1–1 3–0 1–1 1–0 3–0 3–2
Sevilla CF 1–1 1–1 0–2 4–0 3–0 3–1 1–0 3–1 0–0 2–0 0–0 0–1 0–0 1–0 3–1
Valencia CF 1–0 0–2 3–0 3–1 5–1 5–0 2–1 3–0 4–0 2–1 3–0 0–0 6–1 3–0 6–0
Zaragoza 1–1 2–2 0–1 3–0 5–1 1–0 2–0 4–1 2–0 4–1 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 3–1

Relegation play-offsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Real Gijón 0–2 Sevilla 0–1 0–1
Granada 0–3 Real Betis 0–1 0–2

Pichichi TrophyEdit

Goalscorers Goal Team
  Waldo
24
Valencia CF
  Eleuterio Santos Brito
15
Zaragoza
  Marcelino
13
Zaragoza
  José García Lavilla
12
RCD Español
  Luis Aragonés
11
Atlético Madrid
  Francisco Gento
11
Real Madrid

External linksEdit