The 27-year-old arrived at Real Valladolid during the winter transfer window and he scored the winning goal against Real Sociedad over the weekend.
REAL VALLADOLID VS ATLÉTICO MADRID
How great are evenings like last nights? All games being staged at the same time, goals flying in across the country delivering a roller coaster of emotions with constant twists and turns!
BARCELONA 1 - 0 VALLADOLID
Atlético Madrid were left to rue the vagaries of VAR in the 1-0 defeat against Sevilla as Real Madrid and Barcelona look to capitalize in the title race.
Real Madrid have closed the gap on Atlético to just three points - just a week ago such a situation was unimaginable, writes Alfredo Relaño.