Vital win for Real Valladolid 1 - 0 over Almeria which takes them out of the relegation zone of the Liga classification table. A deserve win & just prize for Valladolid which played the better Football & had more opportunities to expand the scoreline. The winner came early in the 5th min from Manucho.
Osasuna offered a brave performance at home to draw 1 - 1 with Real Sociedad. Osasuna remain in the relegation zone & every point counts in their attempt to avoid disaster. Real Sociedad went ahead first in the 7th min when Castro scored. Osasuna slowly but surely pulled from pride, & perhaps desperation, to equalizes the match in the 58th min through Oriol Riera.
Even match between Villarreal & Elche which ended in a 1 - 1 draw. The opener was a penalty converted by Damien in the 31st for Elche. Villarreal reacted & managed an equalizer when Pereira scored in the 43rd min. Villarreal had more goal opportunities but failed to convert while Elche worked hard as a solid block to stop Villarreal lift in their attempts to take the match. Shared points.
Surprise result with Valencia CF losing 1 - 3 to Madrid club Getafe. The three points to Getafe takes them out of the relegation zone of the ladder putting Almeria in their place. The home team went ahead first in the 7th min with a goal from Vargas. From here Getafe won back territory & dominated to get three goals:
- Lafita in the 24th min
- Marica in the 27th min
- Pedro Leon in the 88th min
MONDAY NIGHT ROUND 31 FOOTBALL
Granada - Levante