1966–67 Segunda División

The 1966–67 Segunda División season was the 36th since its establishment and was played between 11 September 1966 and 23 April 1967.

Segunda División
Season1966–67
ChampionsReal Sociedad
Málaga
PromotedReal Sociedad
Málaga
Real Betis
RelegatedLogroñés
Algeciras
Indauchu
Condal
Matches played480
Goals scored1,210 (2.52 per match)
Top goalscorerFrancisco Solabarrieta
(24 goals)
Best goalkeeperAmérico Canas
(0.64 goals/match)
Biggest home winRayo Vallecano 8–0 Logroñés
(25 September 1966)
Biggest away winOsasuna 1–5 Ferrol
(25 September 1966)
Logroñés 0–4 Osasuna
(11 December 1966)
Ferrol 0–4 Oviedo
(12 March 1967)
Racing Santander 0–4 Celta Vigo
(26 March 1967)
Highest scoringReal Gijón 5–4 Oviedo
(20 November 1966)
Burgos 7–2 Gimnástica Torrelavega
(18 December 1966)
Mestalla 7–2 Condal
(6 January 1967)

Overview before the seasonEdit

32 teams joined the league, including 3 relegated from the 1965–66 La Liga and 4 promoted from the 1965–66 Tercera División.

Relegated from La Liga
Promoted from Tercera División

Group NorthEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Real Sociedad (P) 30 21 4 5 46 22 +24 46 Promotion to La Liga
2 Real Gijón 30 19 7 4 55 22 +33 45 Qualification for the promotion playoffs
3 Celta Vigo 30 14 8 8 43 25 +18 36
4 Osasuna 30 13 9 8 52 39 +13 35[a]
5 Oviedo 30 15 5 10 57 38 +19 35[a]
6 Rayo Vallecano 30 13 4 13 45 31 +14 30[b]
7 Ferrol 30 13 4 13 41 30 +11 30[b]
8 Calvo Sotelo 30 10 10 10 38 38 0 30[b]
9 Valladolid 30 11 7 12 38 43 −5 29
10 Gimnástica Torrelavega 30 12 4 14 33 53 −20 28[c]
11 Tenerife 30 11 6 13 40 47 −7 28[c]
12 Racing Santander 30 12 2 16 42 53 −11 26
13 Langreo (O) 30 9 7 14 32 42 −10 25 Qualification for the relegation playoffs
14 Burgos (O) 30 7 9 14 40 49 −9 23
15 Logroñés (R) 30 5 8 17 16 47 −31 18 Relegation to Tercera División
16 Indauchu (R) 30 5 6 19 17 56 −39 16
Source: BDFútbol
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) goal difference; 5) number of goals scored
(O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Osasuna finished ahead of Oviedo on head-to-head points: Osasuna–Oviedo 4–2, Oviedo–Osasuna 1–1
  2. ^ a b c Rayo Vallecano finished ahead of Ferrol and Calvo Sotelo on head-to-head points: Rayo Vallecano 5 pts, Ferrol 4 pts, Calvo Sotelo 3 pts
  3. ^ a b Gimnástica Torrelavega finished ahead of Tenerife on head-to-head goal difference: Tenerife–Gimnástica Torrelavega 1–0, Gimnástica Torrelavega–Tenerife 3–1

Group SouthEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Málaga (P) 30 19 6 5 44 18 +26 44 Promotion to La Liga
2 Real Betis (O, P) 30 18 4 8 47 26 +21 40 Qualification for the promotion playoffs
3 Castellón 30 15 7 8 42 24 +18 37[a]
4 Levante 30 16 5 9 41 26 +15 37[a]
5 Mallorca 30 14 7 9 45 30 +15 35
6 Europa 30 12 8 10 29 33 −4 32[b]
7 Murcia 30 14 4 12 39 36 +3 32[b]
8 Cádiz 30 11 7 12 35 41 −6 29[c]
9 Mestalla 30 12 5 13 45 53 −8 29[c]
10 Badalona 30 11 5 14 32 40 −8 27
11 Recreativo 30 8 9 13 31 34 −3 25
12 Lleida 30 8 8 14 30 40 −10 24[d]
13 Atlético Ceuta (O) 30 10 4 16 31 44 −13 24[d] Qualification for the relegation playoffs
14 Constancia (O) 30 6 10 14 29 41 −12 22[e]
15 Algeciras (R) 30 7 8 15 22 36 −14 22[e] Relegation to Tercera División
16 Condal (R) 30 8 5 17 33 53 −20 21
Source: BDFútbol
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) goal difference; 5) number of goals scored
(O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Castellón finished ahead of Levante on head-to-head goal difference: Castellón–Levante 2–0, Levante–Castellón 1–0
  2. ^ a b Europa finished ahead of Murcia on head-to-head points: Murcia–Europa 0–1, Europa–Murcia 3–0
  3. ^ a b Cádiz finished ahead of Mestalla on overall goal difference
  4. ^ a b Lleida finished ahead of Atlético Ceuta on head-to-head goal difference: Atlético Ceuta–Lleida 1–0, Lleida–Atlético Ceuta 3–0
  5. ^ a b Constància finished ahead of Algeciras on head-to-head goal difference: Constància–Algeciras 3–0, Algeciras–Constància 1–0

Promotion playoffsEdit

First legEdit

Second legEdit

Relegation playoffsEdit

First legEdit

Second legEdit

External linksEdit