La Liga Teams Qualified For 2017-18 UEFA Champions, Europa League: Check out the list of Spanish Football teams who will play in next season of European Games. Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid have directly qualified for group games of UEFA Champions League 2017-18. There are three more teams that will play European games next season. The La Liga winner was decided on last match day when Real Madrid won by 2-0 against Malaga. It was their first domestic league title since 2012. Lionel Messi was the highest goal scorer who netted 37 times throughout the campaign. So let’s see who are going to travel Europe in next season.
La Liga Teams Qualified For 2017-18 UEFA Champions & Europa League
Real Madrid [Qualified for Champions League Group Stage]
Zinedine Zidane’s squad finally ended the drought of La Liga and brought La Liga to Santiago Bernabeu. Los Blancos scored in ever game of the competition and became the first team to do so. With 93 points in 38 games, Real Madrid finished La Liga 2016-17 at first spot.
Barcelona [Qualified for Champions League Group Stage]
Once again, Barca directly qualified for the group games of UEFA Champions League. The Catalans netted most goals in La Liga . It is expected that Barca could be next Champions League with a new manager, but it is not official yet.
Atletico Madrid [Qualified for Champions League Group Stage]
Atletico Madrid showed best defense skills in La Liga as they conceded 27 goals in 38 games, less than any other side. Their defense helped them in finishing at third spot which means they will compete Champions League from group stage games.
Sevilla [Qualified for Champions League Play Off Round]
The fourth side from La Liga is Sevilla, but they will first compete in play off round of Champions League. One of the three defeats of Real Madrid in La Liga came against Sevilla.
Villarreal [Qualified for UEFA Europa League Group Stage]
Villarreal, the fifth best team of La Liga 2016-17 will play group games of UEFA Europa League. The Yellow Submarine won 19 games, and played 10 draws to earn 67 points.
Real Sociedad [Qualified for Europa League third qualifying round]
The last team that will play European games is Real Sociedad. Draw on last Match Week against Celta Vigo helped Real Sociedad to earn important point that booked a ticket of Europa League.