Unlike previous seasons in the Spanish top flight, the system will be non symmetrical with teams no longer playing each other in the same order as the first half of the season.
Holders Barcelona start with a home game against Alaves whereas Julien Lopetegui starts his reign as Real Madrid manager against Getafe at the Santiago Bernabeu.
The pick of the first round fixtures is undoubtedly Atletico Madrid’s mouthwatering clash away to Valencia at the Mastella stadium.
While Sevilla travel to new boys Rayo Vallecano five days after playing Barcelona in the Spanish supercup final.
The first Madrid derby post Cristiano Ronaldo arrives on September 30th with Los Blancos hosting the fixture.