Real Betis' Brazilian defender Paulao had a torrid half hour in their relegation dogfight with Rayo Vallecano.
Released by West Ham - Razvan Rat is in hot water in La Liga.
Carlo Ancelotti admits that Cristiano Ronaldo has “a slight niggle”, but insists that he will start for Real Madrid against Rayo Vallecano.
Leo Baptistao was once courted by several Premier League sides - but he has struggled to live up to that billing ever since.
Former Arsenal, Tottenham and Manchester United men all feature in Alex Mott's Liga Weekend XI.
Luka Modric has praised Cristiano Ronaldo, whilst also commenting on what it means to play in the famous white shirt.
The Italian tactician hit out at his side after they only beat Rayo Vallecano 3-2 on Saturday evening.
Iago Falque was left bemused after his back post volley deflected in off one of his own players standing in an offside position.
Master meets apprentice in La Liga this weekend as one former Tottenham player meets another whose future is unclear.
Iago Falque appeared to be brought back into action far too soon by loan club Rayo Vallecano.