Primera Iberdrola fixture list released

Primera Iberdrola fixture list released

The lionesses start the Primera Iberdrola against Deportivo Abanca on October 4 and finish against the same side on June 27

Primera Iberdrola fixture list released
Primera Iberdrola fixture list released
Sep 16, 2020

On Wednesday evening, the draw for the Primera Iberdrola 2020-21 fixtures took place in the Spanish Football Federation’s headquarters in Madrid.

Athletic Club Women will kick off their 2020-21 season at home against Deportivo Abanca on October 4. The side from Galicia competed in the Primera Iberdrola for the first time last season and achieved a credible fourth place. Coincidentally, the lionesses’ final match of the 2020-21 campaign will also be away to Deportivo Abanca on June 27.

Deportivo Abanca took the three points when they visited Lezama in 2019 after a 0-2 win on Matchday 4. In the second fixture between the two sides, the lionesses evened the scores with a 0-2 victory in Galicia on Matchday 19.

The lionesses face Basque rivals Real Sociedad in San Sebastian on Matchday 14 (06-01-2021) and the return fixture in Lezama is on Matchday 29 (09-05-2021).

The calendar has been compressed, especially in the first part of the season. In order to fit in all 34 match days, there will be many mid-week games.

In 2020-21, the Primera Iberdrola will be one group containing 18 teams, who will play each other twice in a total of 34 match days for each club.

Consult the complete fixture list here.

The Copa de La Reina 2020-21

The 2020-21 Copa del La Reina will consist of the eight best-placed side in the league by Matchday 17 -January 27- date in which Athletic take on reigning Primera Iberdrola champions, FC Barcelona.

Athletic Club Women ramp up preparations for the new campaign with a first friendly of the season. They play Deportivo Alavés tonight at 18:30 (CET).