Almeria held on to claim a goalless draw at home to fellow strugglers Deportivo La Coruna.
Celta Vigo claimed a Galician derby double with a 2-0 victory at Deportivo La Coruna.
Real Madrid reacted to last weekend's derby thrashing by beating Deportivo La Coruna 2-0 at the Bernabeu.
Deportivo La Coruna continued their promising start to 2015 with a 2-0 win over Eibar on Friday evening.
Celso Borges fired home a second-half penalty to give Deportivo a 2-1 win at Rayo Vallecano on Friday night.
Jon Driscoll and Terry Gibson review the latest action and reflect on Ronaldo's red card.
A brace from Dani Parejo helped Valencia into fourth spot with a 3-1 victory over Sevilla at the Mestalla.
New Granada coach Abel Resino saw his side snatch a late point away to relegation rivals Deportivo La Coruna.
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