1968–69 Segunda División

The 1968–69 Segunda División season was the 38th since its establishment and was played between 8 September 1968 and 8 June 1969.

Segunda División
Season1968–69
ChampionsSevilla
PromotedSevilla
Celta Vigo
Mallorca
RelegatedAlcoyano
Alavés
Mestalla
Cádiz
Indauchu
Jerez Industrial
Matches played380
Goals scored1,036 (2.73 per match)
Top goalscorerQuino
(32 goals)
Best goalkeeperRodri
(0.71 goals/match)
Biggest home winValladolid 10–1 Jerez Industrial
(22 December 1968)
Biggest away winIndauchu 0–4 Real Gijón
(18 January 1969)
Burgos 2–6 Real Gijón
(17 March 1969)
Highest scoringValladolid 10–1 Jerez Industrial
(22 December 1968)

Overview before the seasonEdit

20 teams joined the league, including two relegated from the 1967–68 La Liga and 5 promoted from the 1967–68 Tercera División.

Relegated from La Liga
Promoted from Tercera División

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Sevilla (P) 38 22 9 7 56 30 +26 53 Promotion to La Liga
2 Celta Vigo (P) 38 24 4 10 63 28 +35 52
3 Mallorca (P) 38 22 6 10 62 37 +25 50
4 Ferrol 38 19 9 10 55 39 +16 47
5 Real Gijón 38 16 10 12 60 46 +14 42[a]
6 Calvo Sotelo 38 15 12 11 47 41 +6 42[a]
7 Real Betis 38 14 13 11 69 51 +18 41
8 Murcia 38 15 10 13 52 48 +4 40[b]
9 Rayo Vallecano 38 14 12 12 51 44 +7 40[b]
10 Valladolid 38 15 9 14 61 48 +13 39
11 Oviedo 38 16 6 16 45 45 0 38[c]
12 Burgos 38 14 10 14 47 53 −6 38[c]
13 Alcoyano (R) 38 12 11 15 51 55 −4 35[d] Qualification for the relegation playoffs
14 Alavés (R) 38 15 5 18 47 62 −15 35[d]
15 Onteniente (O) 38 15 4 19 47 54 −7 34
16 Ilicitano (O) 38 12 8 18 50 58 −8 32
17 Mestalla (R) 38 11 8 19 53 62 −9 30[e] Relegation to Tercera División
18 Cádiz (R) 38 13 4 21 44 65 −21 30[e]
19 Indauchu (R) 38 9 6 23 40 79 −39 24
20 Jerez Industrial (R) 38 6 6 26 36 91 −55 18
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 Real Gijón finished ahead of Calvo Sotelo on head-to-head points: Calvo Sotelo–Real Gijón 1–1, Real Gijón–Calvo Sotelo 1–0
  2. ^ a b Murcia finished ahead of Rayo Vallecano on head-to-head points: Murcia–Rayo Vallecano 1–0, Rayo Vallecano–Murcia 1–1
  3. ^ a b Oviedo finished ahead of Burgos on head-to-head goal difference: Oviedo–Burgos 4–0, Burgos–Oviedo 1–0
  4. ^ a b Alcoyano finished ahead of Alavés on overall goal difference
  5. ^ a b Mestalla finished ahead of Cádiz on overall goal difference

Relegation playoffsEdit

First legEdit

Second legEdit

TiebreakerEdit

External linksEdit