Villarreal met a few days ago the league schedule this season 21-22, with which you already know your rivals and the dates on which you will face your rivals and the hardest part of the season.
A calendar that matches the team's return to the Champions League, which will load the season more. Therefore, it was necessary to see how the league calendar has been and its influence on the Champions League matchdays, taking into reference the matches prior to the group stage days.
And seeing how things have turned out, Difficult and intense weeks await Villarreal this season. It can be said that the league calendar and the rivals they have to face before the Champions League games are going to make it tougher. The first day of Champions will arrive after having received Alavés de Calleja. The second day will come after having played against Madrid at the Bernabéu. Third after receiving Osasuna at home. The fourth after the derby at Mestalla. The fifth after visit Balaídos against the always complicated Celta. And the sixth after playing in the Pizjuán against Sevilla.
With this, if Emery thought of doing rotations before the Champions League matches, knows that he must play with Madrid, Sevilla, Celta and Valencia in his field, which is an extra complication. What is clear is that Villarreal is going to face a very demanding season, so it will need a large and competitive squad