Plenty of fine football, no shortage of passion and your chance to call the shots from the dugout, all this and more was on offer on an entertaining opening weekend of La Liga action. We were treated to many impressive performances from summer signings, which along with the new systems deployed by the coaches, saw many players of LaLiga official game.
With the first round of thrilling action all done and dusted, it was time to sit down and tot up the points amassed by each player. With the scores all tallied up, the following stars did enough to bag themselves a place in the Matchday 1 Dream Team.
Of the top performers across the campaign's opening round of fixtures, it's Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona) who scooped the Player of the Matchday crown after a simply devastating display. However, with three players each making the cut, Real Madrid and Valencia can lay claim to being the best represented sides in a lineup which racked up an impressive points.
La Liga highlights and Review Matchday-1 2016/2017 :
- Valencia vs Las Palmas (2 - 4)
- Sporting Gijon vs Athletic Bilbao (2 - 1)
- Sevilla vs Espanyol (6 - 4)
- Real Sociedad vs Real Madrid (0 - 3)
- Malaga vs Osasuna (1 - 1)
- Granada vs Villarreal (1 - 1)
- Deportivo La Coruna vs Eibar (2 - 1)
- Celta Vigo vs Leganes (0 - 1)
- Barcelona vs Real Betis (6 - 2)
- Atletico Madrid vs Alaves (1 - 1)
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