UEFA Champions League

Levante beats Villarreal 1-0 in its return to La Liga

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) Levante marked its return to the Spanish league after a season away with a 1-0 win over Villarreal on Monday.

Jose Luis Morales converted an 88th-minute penalty kick at Ciutat de Valencia Stadium.

Morales himself earned the penalty kick after being fouled by defender Antonio Rukavina inside the area.