Alberto Bueno scored the only goal to give Rayo Vallecano a 1-0 win over Celta Vigo on Sunday.
Bueno's 20th-minute strike was enough to halt a three-game losing run and end Vigo's four-match unbeaten streak.
Bueno must share the match-winning honours with keeper Cristian Alvarez, though. Time and again he denied Celta's attacks, with his display enough to leave the visitors feeling as though it was a game they should have won.
The international break had done little to halt Celta's positive attitude...
Real Madrid extended their winning run to 13 games with a comfortable 5-1 victory over Rayo Vallecano at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Gareth Bale and Sergio Ramos had Real 2-0 up but an error from James Rodriguez allowed Alberto Bueno to score and give the visitors some hope at the break.
That would not last long, though, as second-half goals from Toni Kroos, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo saw Carlo Ancelotti's men regain their two-point lead at the top of the Primera Division.
The game got off to...
Primera Division minnows Eibar again defied their doubters by recording their third win of the season thanks to a fine late volley from captain Mikel Arruabarrena.
Eibar coasted into a comfortable lead away to Rayo Vallecano thanks to a controversial penalty from Arruabarrena and a goal from Federico Piovaccari, but they then conceded two goals in 65 seconds to Leo Baptistao to allow the hosts to level.
But, as Rayo pushed for a third, they were left vulnerable at the back and Arruabarrena took full...