Villarreal loses to Girona at home, remains winless in Spain
Cristhian Stuani scored shortly after halftime for the visitors, giving Villarreal its second loss in three matches.
Villarreal had a first-half goal disallowed for offside courtesy of VAR, which is making its Spanish league debut this season.
Also, Eibar halted its two-match losing streak with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory against Real Sociedad.
Substitute Charles scored the winner with a header in stoppage time.
Sociedad has yet to win in five matches at Eibar’s Ipurua Stadium.
Getafe and promoted Valladolid played to a scoreless draw in Getafe’s Alfonso Perez Coliseum.
Defending champion Barcelona and Real Madrid are the only teams to open with consecutive victories. Madrid hosts Leganes at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on Saturday, while Barcelona faces promoted Huesca at Camp Nou Stadium on Sunday.