1990–91 La Liga

The 1990–91 La Liga season, the 60th since its establishment, started on September 1, 1990, and finished on June 9, 1991. Barcelona ended Real Madrid's five-year run as champions to seal the title.

La Liga
Season1990 (1990)–91
ChampionsBarcelona
11th title
RelegatedCastellón
Betis
European CupBarcelona
Cup Winners' CupAtlético Madrid
UEFA CupReal Madrid
Osasuna
Sporting de Gijón
Oviedo
Matches played380
Goals scored822 (2.16 per match)
Top goalscorerEmilio Butragueño
(19 goals)

Team informationEdit

Clubs and locationsEdit

Canary Islands
Team Home city Stadium
Athletic Bilbao Bilbao San Mamés
Atlético Madrid Madrid Vicente Calderón
Barcelona Barcelona Nou Camp
Cádiz Cádiz Ramón de Carranza
Castellón Castellón de la Plana Castalia
Español Barcelona Sarrià
Logroñés Logroño Las Gaunas
Mallorca Palma Lluís Sitjar
Osasuna Pamplona El Sadar
Oviedo Oviedo Carlos Tartiere
Real Betis Seville Benito Villamarín
Real Burgos Burgos El Plantío
Real Madrid Madrid Santiago Bernabéu
Real Sociedad San Sebastián Atocha
Sevilla Seville Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Sporting Gijón Gijón El Molinón
Tenerife Santa Cruz de Tenerife Heliodoro Rodríguez López
Valencia Valencia Luis Casanova
Valladolid Valladolid José Zorrilla
Zaragoza Zaragoza La Romareda

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Barcelona (C) 38 25 7 6 74 33 +41 57 Qualification for the European Cup first round
2 Atlético Madrid 38 17 13 8 52 28 +24 47 Qualification for the Cup Winners' Cup first round[a]
3 Real Madrid 38 20 6 12 63 37 +26 46 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first round
4 Osasuna 38 15 15 8 43 34 +9 45
5 Sporting Gijón 38 16 12 10 50 37 +13 44
6 Oviedo 38 13 16 9 36 35 +1 42
7 Valencia 38 15 10 13 44 40 +4 40
8 Sevilla 38 15 8 15 45 47 −2 38
9 Valladolid 38 12 13 13 38 40 −2 37
10 Logroñés 38 13 11 14 28 35 −7 37
11 Real Burgos 38 10 17 11 32 27 +5 37
12 Athletic Bilbao 38 15 6 17 41 50 −9 36
13 Real Sociedad 38 11 14 13 39 45 −6 36
14 Tenerife 38 14 7 17 37 53 −16 35
15 Mallorca 38 9 16 13 32 40 −8 34
16 Español 38 12 10 16 39 47 −8 34
17 Zaragoza (O) 38 11 11 16 36 40 −4 33 Qualification to the relegation playoffs
18 Cádiz (O) 38 7 15 16 29 41 −12 29
19 Castellón (R) 38 8 12 18 27 48 −21 28 Relegation to Segunda División
20 Real Betis (R) 38 6 13 19 37 65 −28 25
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. ^ Atlético Madrid qualified for the European Cup Winners' Cup as champions of the Copa del Rey.

Promotion playoffEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Murcia 2–5 Zaragoza 0–0 2–5
Málaga 1–1 (4–5 p) Cádiz 1–0 0–1

First LegEdit

12 June 1991 Murcia0–0ZaragozaMurcia
21:30 Report (in Spanish) Stadium: La Condomina
Attendance: 16,500
Referee: Manuel Díaz Vega  
12 June 1991 Málaga1–0CádizMálaga
21:30 Esteban   61' Report (in Spanish) Stadium: La Rosaleda
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Joaquín Ramos Marcos  

Second LegEdit

19 June 1991 Zaragoza5–2
(5–2 agg.)
MurciaZaragoza
21:30 Poyet   8'31'
Pardeza   41'86'
Higuera   78'
Report (in Spanish) Eraña   40'
Juanito   84'
Stadium: La Romareda
Attendance: 34,000
Referee: Antonio Martín Navarrete  
19 June 1991 Cádiz1–0 (a.e.t.)
(1–1 agg.)
(5–4 p)
MálagaCádiz
21:30 José   57' Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Ramón de Carranza
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Ildefonso Urizar Azpitarte  
Penalties
Oliva  
Raúl  
Poli  
José  
Carmelo  
Juan José  
  Quino
  Txirri
  Esteban
  Álvarez
  Antonio Mata
  Emilio

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ATH ATM FCB BET CÁD CAS ESP LOG MLL OSA RBU RMA ROV RSO SFC RSG TEN VCF VLD ZAR
Athletic Bilbao 2–1 0–6 4–0 1–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 2–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 0–2 0–1 2–0
Atlético Madrid 2–0 2–1 2–1 0–0 3–1 4–0 3–0 0–1 2–2 0–0 0–3 0–0 4–0 1–0 3–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 4–0
Barcelona 4–1 1–1 4–2 2–0 6–0 5–2 2–1 2–1 2–0 0–0 2–1 0–0 1–3 3–0 3–2 1–0 3–1 1–0 2–1
Betis 1–0 0–0 2–3 3–0 1–0 1–2 3–2 2–2 0–1 0–0 1–3 1–1 1–1 0–3 2–2 1–1 2–2 0–0 1–1
Cádiz 2–3 0–1 4–0 1–2 0–0 0–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–2 0–0 0–0 2–1
Castellón 2–0 0–0 0–1 3–1 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–1 1–0 0–0 0–3 1–0 1–1 0–0 3–2 5–1 0–2 4–2 0–0
Espanyol 1–2 3–1 0–1 2–2 2–1 1–0 0–1 3–0 0–1 1–0 3–1 5–0 1–0 4–0 0–2 1–0 0–0 2–0 0–0
Logroñés 1–1 0–1 0–2 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 1–2 2–0 0–0 1–0 1–0 0–0 2–1 1–2 1–0 1–0 1–2 1–1
Mallorca 0–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 4–0 2–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 0–1 0–1 0–0 3–2
Osasuna 1–0 0–3 0–0 3–0 1–1 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 1–0 3–3 0–0 3–1 1–0 2–1 3–1 0–2 2–1 1–0
Real Burgos 2–1 1–1 1–3 1–2 1–0 4–0 0–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 4–0 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–0 0–1 0–1
Real Madrid 4–1 0–3 1–0 3–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 0–0 3–0 0–4 0–1 1–1 2–3 7–0 2–1 3–0 4–0 1–0 2–0
Oviedo 1–1 3–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 4–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 2–1 0–0 0–0 3–1 2–1 1–0 2–1
Real Sociedad 0–1 2–1 1–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 2–0 0–0 1–1 3–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–0 1–3 1–0 1–1 1–0
Sevilla 3–0 1–1 0–1 3–2 2–1 3–0 1–1 1–0 1–0 2–1 1–2 2–0 3–0 1–0 1–0 2–2 2–1 1–0 1–2
Sporting Gijón 3–1 1–2 1–0 4–0 3–1 1–0 3–0 1–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 0–2 0–0 2–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 4–0 1–0
Tenerife 1–0 0–0 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–0 2–0 2–0 2–1 2–1 1–0 0–1 1–2 2–0 0–4 0–0 1–1 1–0 0–2
Valencia 2–1 1–1 2–2 3–1 2–1 1–0 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–1 0–1 2–1 0–1 4–2 2–0 2–0
Valladolid 1–0 0–0 1–5 1–1 0–0 0–0 2–0 0–0 5–1 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–0 4–2 2–1 0–0 6–2 3–1 0–0
Zaragoza 1–0 1–0 0–2 2–0 3–0 2–0 1–1 0–1 2–2 0–0 0–0 1–3 0–1 1–1 2–0 4–0 0–1 2–1 2–2
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: LFP (in Spanish)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Pichichi TrophyEdit

Rank Goalscorers Team Goals
1
  Emilio Butragueño Real Madrid
19
2
  John Aldridge Real Sociedad
17
3
  Manolo Atlético Madrid
16
  Milan Luhový Sporting de Gijón
5
  Gregorio Fonseca Valladolid
14
  Ernesto Valverde Athletic Bilbao
  Hristo Stoichkov Barcelona
  Luis Enrique Sporting de Gijón
  Pepe Mel Betis