The eighth day of LaLiga Santander left surprising results, with the defeats of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Sevilla, against Atlético, Espanyol and Granada respectively and the draw of Real Sociedad against Getafe, that leave a triple tie between the two teams from the capital and the San Sebastian team at the top of the table.
In the lower zone of the classification, Getafe remains bottom Despite scoring their first point of the season, Alavés remains penultimate after another defeat and Levante fall to relegation positions after a defeat that cost their coach, Paco López, the job.
Athletic – Alaves (1-0)
A lonely goal from Raúl García, who had previously missed a maximum penalty, gave the lions victory in the Basque derby, in a match that also served to Iñaki Williams broke the record of more league games played consecutively.
Osasuna – Rayo Vallecano (1-0)
The revelation team duel was resolved in injury time with a goal of Manu Sanchez that put an end to the brilliant streak of the franjirrojo team and allows the Navarrese to overtake their rival in the standings, both remaining in access positions to the Europa League.
Mallorca – Levante (1-0)
Angel he scored the only goal of the match, in a tense clash between two teams destined to fight for salvation, which led to the dismissal of visiting coach, Paco López. The vermilions maintain a comfortable advantage over the relegation places, while the granotas fall to the hot part of the table.
Cadiz – Valencia (0-0)
Goalless draw at Nuevo Mirandilla, in a duel in which the local coach, Alvaro Cervera, punished seven footballers without playing for a night out. The Valencians are out of the European zone of the classification with 12 points and the Cadiz players with a margin match on the relegation.
Atlético – Barcelona (2-0)
The great match of the day ended with a local triumph, with Lemar and Luis Suarez scoring the goals against a culé team in crisis. Those of Koeman they were powerless against the current champion, who reaches the co-leadership of the table thanks to punctures from Real Madrid and Real Sociedad.
Elche – Celta (1-0)
A lonely Argentinean goal Benedetto At the beginning of the second half, he resolved another of the direct duels between teams from the lower-middle zone. The people from Elche thus surpass the Vigo in the standings, although both remain outside the relegation zone for the moment.
Espanyol – Real Madrid (2-1)
New defeat for Ancelotti’s men in a black week for their interests after the European stumble before the Sheriff. Raúl de Tomás and Aleix Vidal scored the pericos goals and Karim Benzema the both Madridista. The referee canceled in the final stretch of the clash two goals to the whites for tight offside.
Getafe – Real Sociedad (1-1)
Sandro put the azulón team ahead with a goal that earned Michel’s first point of the season, while Oyarzabal He put the tables on the scoreboard in the second half and allowed the ‘txuri urdin’ team to equalize at the top of the table with Real Madrid and Atlético.
Villarreal – Betis (2-0)
Doublet of Danjuma to boost those of Unai emery towards the noble classification zone, although the submarine still remains one point below the Betics due to its irregular start to the championship.
Granada – Seville (1-0)
Ruben Rochina gives air to Robert Moreno with the first win of the season for the Nasrid team. Diego Carlos ended up expelled in a defeat that prevents the Hispanics from drawing with the leading trio, although they remain with a postponed match that could allow them to equalize Real Madrid, Atlético and Real Sociedad.