La Liga (in Spanish: Primera División, First Division, or La Liga) is the top soccer league in Spain, and is considered one of the best leagues in the world. As of 2019, the league is ranked first in the UEFA rankings . For sponsorship, its official name is La Liga Santander. La Liga was established in 1929 and this year Barcelona won. La Liga ranked first in the UEFA rankings in the last five years (as of 2019). In total, La Liga was in first place 18 times, more than any other league. 11), and its players have won the highest number of Golden Ball Prize (22). La Liga is one of the most popular professional sports leagues in the world, with an average of 26,741 viewers of league games in the 2014/15 season. This is the sixth highest average of all the local and professional sports leagues in the world, and the fourth highest of all the football leagues in the world, after the Indian Premier League, the Premier League and the Bundesliga .