Deportivo Alaves stunned Villarreal 2-1 on Saturday, infilcting second successive loss on the latter in the La Liga football championship.
With 13 minutes to go, Villarreal narrowed the gap with a goal from Carlos Bacca, but failed to hold Alaves to a draw.
After this away win, Alaves are in 16th place with 25 points in the La Liga table.
Unbeaten Barcelona, who are set to host Getafe on Sunday, sit atop the league with 58 points.
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