Liga BBVA is a fully licensed Spanish league. It is the top division in Spain and is often regarded as the second best league in the world and is ranked so by the UEFA Coefficients, behind the English Premier Division.
The bottom three teams are all relegated from the division.
The top three teams directly qualify for the European Champion's Cup group stage and fourth placed is entered into the Champion's Cup qualifying at round three. Fifth and sixth qualify for the Europa League.
There are 20 teams in Liga BBVA.Edit
|Team||Position Last Year|
|Deportive La Coruna||7th|
|Real Zaragoza||2nd in Liga Adelante|
|Sporting de Gijon||14th|
|Tenerife||3rd in Liga Adelante|
|Xerez||1st in Liga Adelante|
The following teams were relegated to Liga Adelante at the end of the last season.
|Team||Position Leat Year|
Please note: 'Last year' refers to the 2008-2009 football season, as that is the season previous to the game's release.