The League have confirmed the dates and times for the matches to be played in weeks five, six and seven. The first Catalan derby of the season between FC Barcelona and Girona, corresponding to week five, will be held on Sunday, 23 September at 8.45pm CEST. Last year, Ernesto Valverde's men won 0-3 against Girona away at Montilivi, and claimed a comprehensive 6-1 win in the home fixture between the two sides.
Before the regional derby, Barça take on Alavés, Valladolid, Huesca and Real Sociedad in their opening LaLiga fixtures, and after Girona, they will play Leganés at Butarque on Wednesday 26 September at 8:00pm CEST, corresponding to week six. On Saturday, September 29, at 4.15pm CEST, week seven on the calendar, Ernesto Valverde’s side will host Athletic Club.