Malaga's European hopes suffered a blow with a 2-1 loss at Villarreal on Sunday.
Sevilla were held at Celta Vigo as they lost ground on Valencia, while Atletico Madrid drew 2-2 with Levante.
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Malaga boosted their chances of playing European football next season with a 2-1 win at Almeria.
Elche clinched Primera Division survival by battling to a 2-1 win at Malaga in a thrilling game at La Rosaleda.
Nolito struck at the death to give Celta Vigo a last-gasp 1-0 win over Malaga on Wednesday night.
Sevilla boost European qualification hopes with 2-0 victory over Rayo Vallecano, while Deportivo earn point at Malaga.
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