In-Form Valencia Keep The Pressure On Barca
Málaga 3-2 Deportivo La Coruña
Málaga came from behind to beat Deportivo La Coruña in a five-goal thriller at the Estadio La Rosaleda.
Roberto Rosales drew first blood for the hosts, but Lucas Pérez equalised and the teams went into the break at 1-1.
Fabian Schär put Deportivo in front shortly after the break, but Gonzalo Castro equalised before Borja Bastón ended his year-long goal drought with an 84th minute winner.
Espanyol 0-2 Valencia
Valencia continued their fine form with a 2-0 win over Espanyol at the RCDE Stadium.
Geoffrey Kondogbia opened the scoring in the 67th minute before Santi Mina’s strike sealed the game in the 83rd.
As a result, second-placed Valencia moved six points clear of Real Madrid (third) and Atlético Madrid (fourth) after their 0-0 draw on Saturday.
Las Palmas 0-2 Levante
Las Palmas’ woes continued as they lost 2-0 to Levante at the Estadio de Gran Canaria.
Cheick Doukouré opened the scoring in the 71st minute before Jason doubled Levante’s lead in the 79th.
As a result, Las Palmas are rooted to the foot of the table on goal difference.
Athletic Club 1-1 Villarreal
Athletic Bilbao and Villarreal played to a 1-1 draw at San Mamés.
Manuel Trigueros opened the scoring for Villarreal, but Aritz Aduriz equalised in the 77th minute to secure a point for the hosts.