Villarreal may struggle to hit the ground running
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The hosts dropped just nine points on home soil during their title-winning campaign, bouncing back to the top flight at the first time of asking, and Villarreal have failed to win their opening game in the past two seasons.
Levante or draw double chance
1pt 8-13 general
Levante have lost just two of their last ten La Liga home games.
Jose Luis Mendilibar's visitors finished eight points ahead of Malaga last term but they have lost some key individuals, most notably the defender Florian Lejeune, who has gone to Newcastle, and they managed just four wins on their travels last season.
1pt 6-5 general
Malaga have not lost in six home meetings with Eibar.