Valencia beat Real Mallorca 1-0 on Saturday in the 26th round of the Spanish La Liga.
The only goal of the meeting came early and carried the signing of Brazilian Gabriel Paulista in the fourth minute.
Despite Moriba’s dismissal in added time, Valencia managed to keep the win, raising his tally to 33 points, against 26 for Mallorca.
The match between Getafe and Deportivo Alaves ended in a 2-2 draw, as the home side overcame their late lead on two occasions and sacked Jorge Cuenca (32).
Argentina’s Escalante scored (45+1), Edgar Mendes (56) for Deportivo Alaves and Turkey’s Unal scored for Getafe (55 and 72).