The second matchday of the 2013-14 La Liga season kicked off on Friday with a pair of matches and continued into Saturday with three more encounters.
Real Sociedad, with an eye to Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Lyon, brought a slightly weakened team to the Mediterranean to face Elche. In Barcelona, Espanyol welcomed Valencia and, in Villarreal, the Yellow Submarine entertained Real Valladolid.
Following is a brief tour of the Primera Division action so far this weekend, beginning with Friday’s matches.
(All statistics courtesy WhoScored.com)