David Moyes’ Real Sociedad beat Cordoba 3-1 at the Anoeta Stadium as they made it three wins in three La Liga games.
Deportivo La Coruna are one point above the relegation zone after they were held to a goalless draw at home by Espanyol.
Atletico Madrid were unable to reclaim fourth place after being held to a goalless draw at Espanyol.
Real Sociedad beat Espanyol 1-0 on Sunday after a costly error from the visitors' keeper Kiko Casilla.
Neymar scored twice as Barcelona beat Villarreal 3-1 to book a Copa del Rey final spot against Athletic Bilbao.
Barcelona look to maintain their good form while Espanyol hope for an all-Catalan final...
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Espanyol handed Primera Division basement boys Cordoba a sixth straight defeat with a 1-0 home win on Friday night.
Getafe gave themselves breathing space in the battle to avoid being relegated with a 2-1 win over Espanyol.
Espanyol found the long trip to La Rosaleda to their liking once again as the Copa del Rey semi-finalists beat Malaga 2-0.
Sevilla ended a two-game losing streak in La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 derby win over struggling Cordoba.
Atletico Madrid must beat Espanyol on Saturday to have any chance of retaining their La Liga crown, says Fernando Torres.
Barcelona have one foot in the Copa del Rey final after securing a 3-1 first-leg lead against Villarreal at the Nou Camp.
Valencia moved up to fourth in the Primera Division table after battling to a 2-1 win at Espanyol.
Valencia moved up to fourth in La Liga with a 2-1 win at Espanyol, while Barcelona and Almeria also won on Sunday.
On-loan Liverpool striker Iago Aspas scored a last-minute winner to give Sevilla a thrilling 3-2 victory over Espanyol.
Barcelona beat Villarreal 3-2 in a La Liga thriller on Sunday, while there were also wins for Sevilla and Athletic Bilbao.
Villarreal beat Getafe 2-0 on aggregate to make the last four of the Copa del Rey for the first time in their history.
The Copa del Rey serves up a string of tantalising encounters this week on Sky Sports.
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