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Latest | 14 OCT 2016

Recapping the LaLiga Fantasy MARCA scoring system

Not sure how the points are totted up in LaLiga's official fantasy football game? We break it down for you so you know the score.

LaLiga Fantasy MARCA is powered by official LaLiga statistics, which account for every significant event out on the pitch in every single LaLiga Santander match and players' full range of contributions. On top of that, the scoring also factors in the player ratings from MARCA's match reports.

The points system for LaLiga Fantasy MARCA is as follows:

PARAMETER

CONDITION

POINTS

Match played

< 60 minutes

1

Match played

>60 minutes

2

Goal by keeper/defender

 

6

Goal by midfielder

 

5

Goal by forward

 

4

Goal assist

Final pass that results in a goal

3

Goalscoring chance (no goal)

Final pass that results in a clear goalscoring opportunity

1

Clean sheet (goalkeeper)

Having played > 60 minutes

4

Clean sheet (defender)

Having played > 60 minutes

4

Clean sheet (midfielder)

Having played > 60 minutes

2

Clean sheet (striker)

Having played > 60 minutes

1

  Penalty missed

Regardless of player position

-2

Saved penalty

Keeper plays a part in the save

5

Penalty awarded

Regardless of player position

2

Goals conceded keeper/defender

Every 2

-2

Goals conceded midfielder/forward

Every 2

-1

Yellow card

Regardless of player position

-1

Second yellow card

Regardless of player position

-1

Straight red card

Regardless of player position

-3

Saves made (keeper)

Every 2

1

 MARCA SCORE

 

 

MARCA points

Depends on the score given by MARCA journalists

0

 

 

1

 

 

2

 

 

3

 

 

4

 ATTACKING BONUS

 

 

Shots on target

Every 2

1

Dribbles

Every 2

1

Incursions into the area

Every 2

1

 DEFENSIVE BONUS

 

 

Balls lost

Every 10

-1

Balls recovered

Every 5

1

Clearances

Every 5

1

You can view all the rules of the game here. What's more, this season has seen a much-awaited new feature rolled out: you can now check your team's points live, as they are scored, giving you another reason to follow each LaLiga Santander game with keen interest.

Don't have a LaLiga Fantasy MARCA team yet? Do not hesitate and awaken your inner coach with the competition's only official fantasy football game. Download the game now, create a league with friends and compete with other players around the globe thanks to the app that is taking the world by storm. Plus, this season you can also play directly via the website.

For more information, visit http://www.laligafantasymarca.com/ and join the LaLiga Fantasy MARCA community on the game's official Facebook page (currently only available in Spanish). Use the hashtag #YoJuegoAlFantasy to exchange views with other social media users and be part of the most exciting adventure of the season.

Download the app for iOS or Android.

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Speaking about: LaLiga, LaLiga Fantasy MARCA, Temporada 2016/17, LaLiga Santander