Real Madrid suffered a surprising loss at the hands of its host, Real Sociedad, with two goals to nothing, in the match that brought the two teams together today in the Spanish League.
The Anoeta stadium, the stronghold of Sociedad, hosted the two teams’ confrontation today, as part of the 33rd round matches of the Spanish League championship.
The match began with careful and cautious pressure between the two teams, with a clear focus from Real Sociedad on snatching the lead goal.
Sociedad was close to opening the score in the 15th minute of the first half, but Martin Zubimendi’s shot was blocked by goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.
The first half ended in a goalless draw between the two sides, and with the 47th minute of the match, Kubo, yesterday’s friend and today’s competitor, managed to score Sociedad’s first goal against Real Madrid, his former team.
Real Madrid tried to return to the match again and adjust the score, but the winds did not come as the royal team’s ships desired, and Dani Carvajal was sent off in the 61st minute for receiving a second warning.
Ander Parintikhia boosts the score for Sociedad at the 85th minute of the match, after a great pass from veteran David Silva.
All Real Madrid’s attempts to return to the match fail, and the match ends with Real Sociedad’s victory over Real Madrid with two goals free of charge.
With this result, Sociedad raised its tally to point 61 in fourth place, while Madrid’s balance stopped at point 68 in the second ranking of the La Liga standings table.