La Liga 2022/23 Final Day Result – Valladolid relegated as Real Madrid finished second
La Liga 2022/23 Final Day Result – Real Valladolid joined Elche and Espanyol as relegated while Real Madrid finished second and Valencia survived in dramatic fashion.
La Liga 2022/23 final matchday results
- Celta Vigo 2-1 Barcelona
- Elche 1-1 Cadiz
- Espanyol 3-3 Almeria
- Real Betis 1-1 Valencia
- Real Valladolid 0-0 Getafe
- Mallorca 3-0 Vallecano
- Osasuna 2-1 Girona
- Real Madrid 1-1 Athletic Bilbao
- Sociedad 2-2 Sevilla
- Villarreal 2-2 Atletico Madrid
La Liga final day highlights
Brazilian legend Ronaldo’s Valladolid could not escape the relegation zone as they were held at home by Getafe.
They will be joined by already-relegated Elche and Espanyol in the second division next season.
A good result could have saved Albivioletas but the they remained goalless at home while Almeria found themselves 2-1 and 3-2 down at Espanyol.
At the end, Valldolid could not find a winner while Gonzalo Plata missed a late chance, which resulted in Getafe and Almeria staying up on the final day.
Meanhile, Valencia escape relegation despite red card for USMNT star Yunus Musah in final day draw against Real Betis.
Los Che entered the final week in danger of relegation, knowing that one single point would secure their place in the Spanish top flight.
And they did it as they held on to a 1-1 draw with Real Betis, as Diego Lopez cancelled out Ayoze Perez’s first-minute goal and ultimately, the club finished two points clear of the relegation zone.
Karim Benzema scored a late penalty in the 1-1 draw against Athletic Bilbao as he parted way with Real Madrid in fashion.
The French talisman, who is Los Blancos’ second top scorer of all time, confirmed his exit Bernabeu exit, alongside with Eden Hazard, Marco Asensio and Mariano Diaz.
With Atletico Madrid held by Villarrel 2-2, Benzema and co. finished this season at second place while saw their rivals Barcelona clinched the title.
Lastly, Robert Lewandowski could not score in Barca’s last game of the season, but still went on to be the first player to win the La Liga pichichi without scoring a single penalty goal since Dani Güiza in 2007/2008.
The Polish striker scored 23 goals during his debut season with the Catalan giants and lift the league trophy.
His teammate, Marc andre ter Stegen equaled the record of most clean sheets in a single LaLiga season:
◎ 26 – Deportivo (1993/94)
◉ 26 – Barcelona (2022/23)
The Germany goalkeeper could not break the records of least goals conceded in a season, but he still played an instrumental role as he was unbeaten for 26 games.