Despite being just hours away from the festival and halfway through the holidays, Girona fans were very attentive yesterday afternoon in the draw for the league calendar. The promotion to the Primera División has once again placed the Girona team among the best and, of course, there was the incentive to see when the matches against Barça, Madrid, Atlético and Espanyol, among others, would be. . The draw determined that in the first day of the league, those of Michel will face Valencia in Mestalla. It will be the weekend of August 13th and 14th. The first match in Montilivi will be on the second day against Getafe and then Celta will also visit the stadium, in the third, in two consecutive home games. Girona will close the course at the Osasuna field on June 4. Some of the dates that should be marked in red for Girona fans are the duels against the main teams in the League. In this sense, it will not be until the end of January (29/1) that Barça will visit Montilivi in the 19th matchday. The duel at the Camp Nou will be at the beginning of April (9/4) on day 28. As for Real Madrid, Girona will visit the Santiago Bernabéu during the Sant Narcís Fairs (30/10) on the 12th day. The current European champion will come to Montilivi at the end of April (26/4) in a 31st day that will be interweekly. As for Atlético, Girona will visit the Metropolitano on October 9 and will receive the mattresses on the 25th day (12/3). Finally, the derbies against Espanyol will be on January 8 in Cornellà and on April 2 in Montilivi. Francisco’s return with Elche will be on April 16.
We must remember that the first round of the Cup will be played on November 9 and from there the League will stop during the World Cup in Qatar. The competition will resume in the last week of the year (January 31), in a day in which Girona will host Rayo Vallecano in Montilivi. The season will have, in addition to the visit of Madrid to the stadium of the week of Sant Jordi, with more interweekly days: on October 19 Almeria-Girona (j.10), on November 9 Elche-Girona (j .14), on May 3, Girona-Mallorca (j.33) and on May 24 Celta -Girona (j.36)
As for the classic, the first will be at the Bernabéu (October 16) and the Camp Nou will be on March 19.