2009–10 Segunda División

The 2009–10 Segunda División season (known as the Liga Adelante for sponsorship reasons) was the 79th since its establishment. The first matches of the season were played on 29 August 2009, and the season ended on 19 June 2010. Real Betis, Numancia and Recreativo de Huelva are the teams which were relegated from La Liga the previous season. The teams which were promoted from Segunda División B were: Cádiz (champion), Cartagena (runner-up), Real Unión (play-off winner) and Villarreal B (play-off winner).

Segunda División
Season2009–10
ChampionsReal Sociedad
PromotedReal Sociedad
Hércules CF
Levante UD
RelegatedCádiz CF
Real Murcia
Real Unión
CD Castellón
Matches played462
Goals scored1,114 (2.41 per match)
Top goalscorerSpain Jorge Molina

The first goal of the season was scored by Quique de Lucas, who scored a seventh-minute goal for Cartagena against Girona in the early kick-off. The first red card of the season was given to David González from Las Palmas in their opening game against Real Sociedad. The first hat-trick was scored by Cristhian Stuani in the match between Castellón and Albacete.

TeamsEdit

Canary Islands

The 2009–10 Segunda División was made up of the following teams:

Team Home city Stadium Capacity
Albacete Albacete Carlos Belmonte 17,500
Betis Seville Benito Villamarín 55,500
Cádiz Cádiz Ramón de Carranza 25,033
Cartagena Cartagena Cartagonova 14,500
 Castellón  Castellón  Nou Estadi Castàlia 14,485
Celta Vigo Vigo Balaídos 31,800
Córdoba Córdoba Nuevo Arcángel 18,280
Elche Elche Martínez Valero 36,017
Gimnàstic Tarragona Nou Estadi 14,500
Girona Girona Montilivi 9,500
Hércules Alicante José Rico Pérez 29,500
Huesca Huesca El Alcoraz 5,300
Las Palmas Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Gran Canaria 31,250
 Levante Valencia Ciutat de València 26,354
Numancia Soria Los Pajaritos 9,025
Rayo Vallecano Madrid Teresa Rivero 15,500
Real Murcia Murcia Nueva Condomina 31,179
Real Sociedad San Sebastián Anoeta 39,500
 Real Unión Irun Gal 6,344
Recreativo  Huelva Nuevo Colombino 21,670
Salamanca Villares de la Reina El Helmántico 17,341
Villarreal B Vila-real Ciudad Deportiva 5,000

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Real Sociedad (C, P) 42 20 14 8 53 37 +16 74 Promotion to La Liga
2 Hércules (P) 42 19 14 9 61 34 +27 71[a]
3 Levante (P) 42 19 14 9 63 45 +18 71[a]
4 Betis 42 19 14 9 61 38 +23 71[a]
5 Cartagena 42 18 11 13 58 49 +9 65
6 Elche 42 18 9 15 67 57 +10 63
7 Villarreal B 42 16 13 13 60 56 +4 61
8 Numancia 42 16 11 15 55 53 +2 59
9 Recreativo 42 14 15 13 40 42 −2 57
10 Córdoba 42 14 13 15 40 46 −6 55
11 Rayo Vallecano 42 13 14 15 67 58 +9 53
12 Celta de Vigo 42 13 13 16 38 44 −6 52[b]
13 Huesca 42 12 16 14 36 40 −4 52[b]
14 Girona 42 13 13 16 45 59 −14 52[b]
15 Albacete 42 12 16 14 60 62 −2 52[b]
16 Salamanca 42 13 13 16 44 54 −10 52[b]
17 Las Palmas 42 12 15 15 49 49 0 51[c]
18 Gimnàstic 42 14 9 19 42 55 −13 51[c]
19 Cádiz (R) 42 12 14 16 49 64 −15 50[d] Relegation to Segunda División B
20 Murcia (R) 42 11 17 14 49 51 −2 50[d]
21 Real Unión (R) 42 12 10 20 40 59 −19 46
22 Castellón (R) 42 7 12 23 37 62 −25 33
Source: LFP - Liga Adelante
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd head-to-head points; 3rd head-to-head goal difference; 4th head-to-head goals scored; 5th goal difference; 6th number of goals scored; 7th Fair-play points
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c HÉR: 7 pts; LEV: 6 pts; BET: 4 pts
  2. ^ a b c d e CEL: 13 pts; HUE: 12 pts; GIR: 11 pts; ALB: 9 pts; SAL: 8 pts
  3. ^ a b GIM 2–1 LPA; LPA 1–0 GIM
  4. ^ a b MUR 2–2 CAD; CAD 1–0 MUR

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away Alb Bet Cád Car Cas CdV Cór Elc Gim Gir Hér Hue LPa Lev Mur Num RVa RSo RUn Rec Sal ViB
Albacete 1–3 0–1 0–0 1–1 0–2 3–0 2–2 1–1 3–0 1–2 0–0 3–2 1–0 3–2 2–3 2–2 0–0 1–0 1–3 2–1 1–1
Betis 0–0 4–0 0–0 2–0 1–1 3–0 0–3 3–0 0–1 1–1 1–1 1–0 4–0 1–1 2–0 3–1 1–0 1–1 3–0 1–0 4–0
Cádiz 4–3 2–2 1–3 1–0 3–1 0–0 2–1 0–1 2–0 2–2 0–0 0–0 2–4 1–0 4–2 1–1 1–3 2–1 1–0 0–1 0–0
Cartagena 0–4 1–2 4–1 2–1 1–1 0–0 0–2 0–2 4–1 0–0 1–0 4–1 3–5 3–2 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–0 1–0 3–4 0–0
Castellón 3–5 1–0 4–1 2–2 2–1 0–1 0–2 0–0 0–1 0–0 1–2 2–0 0–0 2–1 0–1 1–3 0–1 1–1 0–0 1–2 3–2
Celta de Vigo 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 3–1 2–1 0–1 0–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 1–2 0–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–2
Córdoba 0–2 0–1 1–0 1–2 0–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 2–2 1–1 2–1 1–0 2–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 2–0 4–0 1–1 2–0 3–1
Elche 2–1 3–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 3–0 2–2 4–0 2–0 0–2 2–5 0–0 1–2 0–1 2–2 4–1 2–1 3–2 2–2 2–3
Gimnàstic 1–3 0–1 0–2 3–2 2–1 0–2 0–2 3–1 1–1 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–0 2–3 0–1 1–1 1–2 1–2 1–1 1–2 2–1
Girona 2–2 0–2 4–0 0–1 1–0 1–2 2–1 3–2 0–2 1–1 2–0 0–2 0–4 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–0 0–2 0–0 1–0 3–1
Hércules 5–1 3–2 1–0 2–0 1–2 1–0 4–0 3–0 0–1 2–0 0–2 0–1 2–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 5–1 1–0 2–0 4–0 4–2
Huesca 2–1 0–1 2–1 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–1 2–2 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 2–1 1–1 2–3 1–2 2–0 0–1
Las Palmas 4–0 1–1 1–1 0–1 2–2 1–1 1–0 4–1 1–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–3 1–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 2–2 0–0
Levante 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–2 3–1 1–0 0–0 2–1 6–1 3–2 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 3–1 2–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 2–0 2–1
Murcia 0–2 2–0 2–2 1–4 1–1 4–1 1–1 0–2 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–0 0–3 1–1 3–0 0–1 2–2 2–2
Numancia 1–1 3–0 1–3 2–1 2–1 0–0 2–2 4–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–0 3–1 0–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 1–0 1–1 1–1 1–0
Rayo Vallecano 3–0 2–2 2–2 2–3 3–0 1–2 3–2 0–1 2–3 0–3 4–4 4–1 3–2 0–0 2–0 4–1 3–3 2–0 4–0 0–0 0–2
Real Sociedad 0–0 2–0 4–1 1–0 0–0 2–0 1–0 0–1 1–0 2–2 1–0 2–0 2–2 3–1 0–0 2–1 1–0 4–1 1–0 2–0 2–1
Real Unión 2–1 1–3 0–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 2–3 0–3 1–0 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–0 2–1 2–0 4–3 2–1 0–0 0–1 1–1 0–1
Recreativo 0–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 2–0 1–2 0–0 2–1 0–1 2–2 0–0 2–0 2–0 0–1 0–2 1–3 2–0 2–0 0–0 0–2 2–1
Salamanca 3–2 1–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–0 0–1 0–0 2–1 0–1 3–2 0–2 1–3 0–1 0–0 3–0 1–2 2–4
Villarreal B 2–2 2–2 2–0 0–0 3–1 1–0 4–0 2–2 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 2–5 2–2 2–1 1–0 0–2 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–2
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Pichichi Trophy for top goalscorersEdit

Last updated 19 June 2010

Goalscorers Goals Penalties Team
  Jorge Molina
26
5
Elche
  Cristhian Stuani
22
4
Albacete
  Marco Rubén
18
4
Villarreal B
  Toché
18
1
Cartagena
  Pepe Díaz
15
3
Córdoba
  Chando
14
0
Real Murcia
  Gorka Brit
14
0
Real Unión
  Leonardo Ulloa
14
2
Castellón
  Rubén Castro
14
1
Rayo Vallecano
  Rubén Suárez
13
0
Levante

Zamora Trophy for top goalkeepersEdit

Last updated 19 June 2010

Goalkeeper Goals Matches Average Team
  Vicente Guaita
24
30
0.8
Recreativo
  Juan Calatayud
34
42
0.81
Hércules
  Iñaki Goitia
38
42
0.9
Real Betis
  Toni Doblas
27
29
0.93
Huesca
  Ismael Falcón
34
35
0.97
Celta Vigo
  Eduardo Navarro
33
32
1.03
Numancia
  Rubén Martínez
43
40
1.08
Cartagena
  Raúl Navas
39
36
1.08
Córdoba
  Juan Carlos
43
38
1.13
Villarreal B
  Jesús Cabrero
36
29
1.24
Albacete
  Biel Ribas
51
40
1.28
Salamanca

Season statisticsEdit

ScoringEdit

  • First goal of the season: Quique de Lucas for Cartagena against Girona (29 August 2009)
  • Fastest goal in a match: 46 secondsCarlos Carmona for Recreativo against Girona (2 January 2010)
  • Goal scored at the latest point in a match: 90+4 minutes
  • Widest winning margin: 5
  • Most goals in a match: 8
  • First hat-trick of the season: Cristhian Stuani for Albacete against Castellón (12 September 2009)
  • First own goal of the season: Dani Tortolero for Real Unión against Girona (26 September 2009)
  • Most goals by one player in a single match: 4Jorge Molina for Elche against Real Sociedad (19 June 2010)
  • Most goals by one team in a match: 6
    • Levante 6–1 Gimnàstic (13 March 2010)
  • Most goals in one half by one team: 4
    • Hércules 5–1 Real Sociedad (1 November 2009)
    • Girona 4–0 Cádiz (21 November 2009)
    • Elche 2–5 Las Palmas (3 January 2010)
    • Rayo Vallecano 4–4 Hércules (17 January 2010)
    • Salamanca 2–4 Villarreal B (23 January 2010)
    • Levante 6–1 Gimnàstic (13 March 2010)
    • Elche 4–0 Girona (22 May 2010)
    • Cartagena 3–5 Levante (22 May 2010)
    • Real Unión 4–3 Numancia (22 May 2010)
    • Hércules 5–1 Albacete (30 May 2010)
    • Cartagena 0–4 Albacete (19 June 2010)
  • Most goals scored by losing team: 3
    • Castellón 3–5 Albacete (12 September 2009)
    • Cartagena 3–4 Salamanca (12 December 2009)
    • Cádiz 4–3 Albacete (7 March 2010)
    • Cartagena 3–5 Levante (22 May 2010)
    • Real Unión 4–3 Numancia (22 May 2010)

CardsEdit

Teams by autonomous communityEdit

Autonomous community Number of teams Teams
1   Valencia 5 Castellón, Elche, Hércules, Levante and Villarreal B
2   Andalusia 4 Betis, Cádiz, Córdoba and Recreativo
3   Basque Country 2 Real Sociedad and Real Unión
  Castile and León 2 Numancia and Salamanca
  Catalonia 2 Gimnàstic and Girona
  Murcia 2 Cartagena and Murcia
7   Aragon 1 Huesca
  Canary Islands 1 Las Palmas
  Castile-La Mancha 1 Albacete
  Galicia 1 Celta
  Madrid 1 Rayo Vallecano