A hat-trick from Brazilian striker Charles saw Malaga beat David Moyes' Real Sociedad 3-1 and get off the winning mark this season.
In his live Q&A, Sky Sports Guillem Balague said there is no interest from Barcelona in Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho.
David Moyes' Real Sociedad were held to a 0-0 draw in the Basque derby by Athletic Bilbao, while Deportivo moved up to sixth.
Rafael van der Vaart's long-awaited debut lasted just 48 minutes as Real Betis were beaten 2-1 at home by Deportivo.
Villarreal defeated Athletic Bilbao to remain joint-second with Real Madrid and Celta Vigo.
Federico Cartabia scored his first-ever goal for Deportivo La Coruna on Thursday and it was a memorable strike too…
Lucas Perez wrapped up a 3-1 victory for Deportivo la Coruna over 10-man Rayo Vallecano on Monday.
Former Newcastle midfielder Jonas Gutierrez is set to join Deportivo La Coruna on a free transfer, subject to a medical.
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