The season’s first Clasico has been set for October 26 at Santiago Bernabeu, which means, pending appeal, Luis Suarez will be available to play in the fixture. Camp Nou hosts the return on the weekend of March 21.
Champions Atletico Madrid make the short journey to Rayo Vallecano to start the season while Madrid host newly-promoted Cordoba and Barca welcome Elche. The Madrid derbies will be held at the Bernabéu on 13/14 September, and at the Calderón on 7/8 February.
Celta Vigo play Getafe and Espanyol travel to Almeria to round out the ties of the weekend beginning August 23.
First Liga BBVA matchday (Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th):
Rayo Vallecano-Atlético de Madrid (Monday 25th)
Real Madrid-Córdoba (Monday 25th)