Two big games will finish the weekend: Valencia against Real Madrid and Celta versus Osasuna, both on Sunday at 21:00.
The first game of the seventeenth matchday in Liga BBVA sees Elche CF take on Málaga at 22:00 on Friday 20th of December. The following day Athletic Club play host to Rayo Vallecano (20:00) and Real Sociedad de Fútbol travel to Granada CF (22:00). In addition, Getafe CF will take on FC Barcelona at home on the Sunday at 17:00.
These kickoff times are provisional, awaiting the draw and fixture dates of the Copa del Rey fourth round.