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1972–73 La Liga

The 1972–73 La Liga was the 42nd season since its establishment. It started on September 2, 1972, and finished on May 20, 1973.

Primera División
Season1972–73
ChampionsAtlético Madrid
(7th title)
RelegatedBetis
Deportivo de La Coruña
Burgos
European CupAtlético Madrid
Cup Winners' CupAthletic Bilbao
UEFA CupBarcelona
Español
Real Madrid
Matches played306
Goals scored656 (2.14 per match)
Top goalscorerMarianín (19)
Biggest home winReal Madrid 6–1 Real Sociedad
Zaragoza 5–0 Deportivo La Coruña
Biggest away winCastellón 1–4 Athletic Bilbao
Highest scoringReal Madrid 6–1 Real Sociedad

Team locationsEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Atlético Madrid (C) 34 20 8 6 49 29 +20 48 Qualification for the European Cup first round
2 Barcelona 34 18 10 6 41 21 +20 46 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first round
3 Español 34 17 11 6 48 27 +21 45
4 Real Madrid 34 17 9 8 45 29 +16 43
5 Castellón 34 13 9 12 44 38 +6 35
6 Valencia 34 12 10 12 37 33 +4 34
7 Real Sociedad 34 13 8 13 37 39 −2 34
8 Zaragoza 34 10 14 10 36 36 0 34
9 Athletic Bilbao 34 12 9 13 41 38 +3 33 Qualification for the Cup Winners' Cup first round[a]
10 Málaga 34 11 11 12 33 29 +4 33
11 Las Palmas 34 11 9 14 38 44 −6 31
12 Oviedo 34 9 12 13 33 44 −11 30
13 Granada 34 9 11 14 25 32 −7 29
14 Sporting Gijón 34 11 7 16 32 37 −5 29
15 Celta 34 10 9 15 30 37 −7 29
16 Real Betis (R) 34 7 14 13 29 36 −7 28 Relegation to Segunda División
17 Deportivo La Coruña (R) 34 7 13 14 22 44 −22 27
18 Burgos (R) 34 9 6 19 36 63 −27 24
Source: BDFútbol
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Goal difference; 4) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Athletic Bilbao qualified to the Cup Winners' Cup as champions of the Copa del Generalísimo.

Results tableEdit

Home \ Away ATB ATM BAR BET BUR CAS CEL DEP ESP GRA LPA MLG RGI RMA ROV RSO VAL ZAR
Atlético Bilbao 1–0 0–1 1–1 4–0 1–1 1–1 3–0 1–0 0–1 1–0 2–0 2–0 2–1 3–3 2–1 2–0 1–0
Atlético Madrid 2–1 2–0 2–1 4–2 1–0 5–1 3–1 0–0 2–1 2–1 1–1 0–1 1–2 2–1 2–1 1–3 0–0
CF Barcelona 1–0 0–0 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–0 3–1 0–1 3–0 3–1 0–0 3–1 1–0 3–1 1–0 0–0 1–1
Betis 0–0 1–0 0–2 5–1 2–0 1–0 2–0 2–2 0–0 0–2 0–1 2–0 2–1 0–0 1–1 0–0 1–1
Burgos 5–1 0–1 0–0 2–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 1–1 2–1 3–3 2–2 2–1 2–3 0–1 1–0 2–1 3–0
CD Castellón 1–4 1–1 4–0 3–1 3–1 5–1 2–0 2–0 0–0 2–1 1–0 1–0 2–3 2–0 3–0 1–3 1–1
Celta de Vigo 1–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 3–1 1–0 3–0 3–0 4–2 0–1 1–0 1–2
Deportivo de La Coruña 2–1 1–1 0–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 2–2 1–0 2–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–0
RCD Español 0–0 2–1 1–1 2–2 2–0 1–0 4–2 2–1 2–1 4–0 1–0 3–0 1–0 3–0 1–1 3–0 3–1
Granada CF 0–0 0–1 0–2 0–0 2–0 1–1 1–0 2–0 2–2 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–2 4–0 2–0 1–1 0–0
UD Las Palmas 1–0 2–2 2–1 2–0 4–1 0–1 0–0 3–0 0–2 1–0 1–3 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–0 1–0 1–1
CD Málaga 0–0 0–1 2–1 0–0 3–0 1–1 1–0 4–1 0–1 3–0 0–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 2–1
Real Gijón 2–0 2–3 1–1 1–0 1–2 1–0 3–1 0–0 0–0 2–0 2–2 2–0 1–0 1–0 3–0 1–1 3–0
Real Madrid 3–3 0–1 0–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 2–1 2–1 2–0 1–0 3–0 6–1 2–1 0–0
Real Oviedo 2–1 0–2 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 3–0 3–0 0–0 1–0 1–2 1–1 3–1 2–0
Real Sociedad 1–0 0–1 2–0 2–1 5–1 0–0 1–0 2–0 4–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 3–0
Valencia CF 4–1 1–2 0–1 2–0 3–0 4–2 1–0 0–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 2–1 1–0 0–1 2–2 1–0 0–0
Zaragoza 3–2 1–1 0–2 3–2 2–0 0–1 2–2 5–0 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 3–1 0–0 3–0 1–1 0–1
Source:[citation needed]
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Pichichi TrophyEdit

Rank Player Goals Team
1   Marianín
19
Real Oviedo
2   Luis Aragonés
16
Atlético Madrid
3    Juan Roberto Martínez
14
RCD Español
4
  Germán Dévora
13
UD Las Palmas
  Juan María Amiano
13
RCD Español

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