Villarreal confirmed a spot in next season’s Champions League following a 2:0 win away at Valencia. Goals from Samu (14) and Adrian (33) gave the Yellow Submarines three points in front of a 38.283 strong crowd at the Mestalla. They have now secured fourth spot in La Liga, and a berth in the playoff rounds of the 16/17 Champions League.
Fifth place Athletic are six points behind Villarreal with two to play, but the latter have a superior head-to-head record against their Basque rivals which means that they cannot be overtaken
Valencia 0:1 Villarreal Samu
Valencia 0:2 Villarreal Adrian