Osasuna upset Depor
By Rob Lancaster
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
The game sparked into life during six first half minutes after Francisco Punal had opened the scoring for the home side with a penalty on 20 minutes.
Ivan Rosado doubled the advantage two minutes later and a Hector own goal put Osasuna three up soon after.
Deportivo pulled one back through Alberto Luque (pictured) on 26 but they could not break through again until Walter Pandiani netted on the stroke of full time.
Valencia triumphed in their clash against Real Madrid as the reigning champions failed to score at Estadio Mestalla.
An early strike by Mista put Rafa Benitez's side on their way to a much needed win but the home fans had to wait until 71 minutes to see the lead extended when Ricardo Oliveira found the net.
It was the player's first goal in Valencia colours and came after a goal mouth scramble that saw Real clear off the line twice.
Despite late pressure from the visitors, Valencia managed to comfortably hold on for the victory.
Athletic Bilbao picked up a narrow 1-0 win over Real Sociedad thanks to a late effort from Tiko.
There was a thriller at Estadio Balaidos where Celta Vigo came back from two goals down to triumph over Real Valladolid.
Ariz Makukula had given the visitors an early lead on three minutes and added another just after the break.
Celta hit back through Jesuli on 55 and levelled matters with eighteen minutes to go when Savo Milosevic netted.
Just as it looked as though both sides would be going away with a point apiece, Celta captain Alexander Mostovoi struck to give Miguel Angel Lotina's team a hard fought victory.