Neither could open the scoring in a low-key first period, with the two sides entering the break level at 0-0.
The second half followed a similar pattern, with neither team able to open the scoring as the points were shared in a goalless draw.
Read how it all unfolded in Sports Mole's minute-by-minute live commentary of the action below.
ESPANYOL: Casilla; Colotto, Moreno, Capdevilla, Raul; Simao, Verdu, Victor, Lopez; Garcia, Longo
VALLADOLID: Hernandez; Sereno, Rukavina, Balenziaga, Rueda; Rubio, Omar, Sastre; Manucho, Larsson, Bueno