Defeat in Galicia means Rayo are now just a point ahead of Eduardo Coudet’s side, with their rivals aiming to nudge them down into the bottom half.
Andoni Iraola’s charges sealed a place in the Copa del Rey semi finals in midweek with a win over Mallorca but they were unable to build on that in Vigo.
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Coudet’s hosts continued to carry the greater threat in the second period and Mendez sealed the win with a neat flick from Denis Suarez’s corner in the final 10.
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