Francis Coquelin scored his first Valencia goal since moving from Arsenal in a 2-1 win over Malaga on Saturday.
Antoine Griezmann scored after 40 seconds as Atletico Madrid closed the gap on Barcelona to six points with a 1-0 victory at Malaga.
Alen Halilovic hit a last-minute winner as struggling Las Palmas snatched a 1-0 victory from their La Liga basement battle with Malaga.
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has ousted Lionel Messi atop the Sky Sports La Liga Power Rankings - but who else made the top 50?
Out-of-favour Watford forward Isaac Success will spend the rest of the season on loan at Malaga.
Lionel Messi has topped the Sky Sports La Liga Power Rankings for a sixth matchday running - but who else made the top 50?
Guillem Balague assesses the winners and losers of the January transfer window in La Liga.
Villarreal went to within three points of Valencia in third and stayed a point behind Real Madrid with a 4-2 win over Real Sociedad on Saturday.
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