Levante 3-1 Athletic Bilbao: Aritz Aduriz had put the visitors ahead in the sixth minute but Christian Lell pulled things level 20 minutes later. Bilbao then suffered a blow when Aymeric Laporte was sent off and the hosts took full advantage with Vicente de la Fuente and Nabil El Zhar securing all three points for the Levante.
Granada 1-2 Valencia: Granada suffered a disastrous start when Moreno Rico was sent for an early shower in the 34th minute but they still managed to grab the lead when Brayan Angulo struck five minutes into the second-half. Valencia were making the most of the extra space though and nine minutes later Jonas equalised before Pablo Piatti decided matters with eight minutes to go.
Deportivo La Coruna 1-0 Malaga: The visitors were unable to build on their impressive finish to 2012 as they suffered defeat at Deportivo. The only goal of the game came in the 57th minute, with Pizzi netting for the home side.
Sevilla 1-0 Osasuna: Sevilla got off to a winning start in 2013 after they claimed a narrow 1-0 win at home to Osasuna. Emir Spahic netted the decisive goal with eight minutes left to play.