Italy Serie A

Espanyol wins 1st away match to take 2nd spot in Spain

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Espanyol won its first away match of the season on Sunday to move second in a congested Spanish league.

Striker Borja Iglesias scored both Espanyol goals to secure a comfortable 2-0 win at promoted Huesca.

Espanyol was left one point behind leader - and crosstown rival- Barcelona and level on points with Alaves, the other surprise of the season in Spain. Sevilla and Atletico Madrid are two points behind Barcelona, and struggling Real Madrid is four points back in sixth place.