SOCIEDAD ROMP TO VICTORY
By Patrick Goss
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Inigo Idiakez grabbed a second, and Edgaras Jankauskas a brace as Sociedad romped to victory, with Pedro Ojeda bagging the consolation strike for Numancia.
Celta Vigo could only manage a 1-1 draw with Racing Santander, despite leading for 89 minutes of the match.
Gustavo Lopez scored for Celta in the opening minute, but saw a Fernando Careras own goal level the match in the dying seconds.
Espanyol managed a battling 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao, with Mauricio Pochetino scoring in the 12th minute, before Joseba Etxeberria levelled.
Sergio managed a winner for Espanyol with just five minutes left in the match.
Real Oviedo ran out convincing winners against Real Valladolid with goals from Oli, Ruben Reyes, Roberto Losada and Peter Moller giving the side a 4-1 win - Valentin Pachon grabbing the consolation strike.
Rayo Vallecano also notched four goals as they beat Malaga by 4-2.
Bolo opened the scoring in the first minute, but saw Ariel Zarate cancel out the strike for Malaga.
Elvir Bolic restored the advantage before a Francisco Bravo own goal, and a Gustavo Bartelt strike put the match out of reach for Malaga, who nonetheless made a fight of it with a late Joaquim Agostinho goal.