In preparation for the kickoff of the 2012-2013 La Liga season, Bleacher Report continues its preview of Spain's first division by looking at 20 players to watch this season.
Rather than simply listing the 20 biggest names, this column looks at one player from each first division team that deserves your attention—although Atletico Madrid and Valencia both have two representatives.
Many are popular players who are just too good not to watch while other names may be foreign to you.
Regardless of how much you have watched the players on this list, each will be an important part of his respective team and that alone should warrant your attention.
Read on to see 20 La Liga players that you should watch this season.