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Atletico loss at Sociedad leaves Barcelona on brink of La Liga title

Atletico loss at Sociedad leaves Barcelona on brink of La Liga title

Second-placed Atletico were outplayed by Sociedad from start to finish and fell behind in the 27th minute to a thumping strike off the post from forward Willian Jose after a cut-back from former Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj.

Apr 20, 2018, 08:22 AM IST
Zinedine Zidane delight as big victory sets Real Madrid up for European crunch

Zinedine Zidane delight as big victory sets Real Madrid up for European crunch

Real Madrid`s comprehensive 5-2 win over Real Sociedad on Saturday boosted confidence in the Spanish capital with the feeling that they have set themselves up nicely for the looming Champions League showdown with Paris Saint-Germain.

Feb 11, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Real Madrid warm up for PSG with big win

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Real Madrid warm up for PSG with big win

Cristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat-trick as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League showdown with Paris Saint-Germain with a big 5-2 victory over Real Sociedad in La Liga.

Feb 11, 2018, 15:01 PM IST
La Liga:  Luis Suarez fires Barcelona nine clear in Sociedad fightback

La Liga: Luis Suarez fires Barcelona nine clear in Sociedad fightback

Luis Suarez stole the show with a brace and an assist as Barcelona fought back from two goals down to win 4-2 at Real Sociedad on Sunday and restore their nine-point lead at the top of La Liga.

Jan 15, 2018, 14:26 PM IST
Gareth Bale seals Real Madrid victory over Real Sociedad in La Liga

Gareth Bale seals Real Madrid victory over Real Sociedad in La Liga

Without the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo, as he completed a five-game ban, and injured Karim Benzema, Zinedine Zidane handed 20-year-old Mayoral a shock start up front.

Sep 18, 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Real Madrid defender Diego Llorente joins Real Sociedad on five-year deal

The move means that the 23-year-old, who can also play in midfield, will form part of the San Sebastian-based club until the end of 2022, reports Xinhua news agency.

Jun 27, 2017, 14:29 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann extends contract with Atletico Madrid until 2022: Reports

Griezmann arrived in Atletico in 2014 for 30 million euros from Real Sociedad, where he started his career in 2009.

Jun 13, 2017, 09:52 AM IST
Lionel Messi's brace keeps Barcelona alive ahead of El Clasico after 3-2 win over Real Sociedad

Lionel Messi's brace keeps Barcelona alive ahead of El Clasico after 3-2 win over Real Sociedad

Barcelona will need Messi on this form if they are to produce another miracle Champions League fightback against Juventus on Tuesday from a 3-0 first leg deficit.

Apr 16, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Real Sociedad 5-2, cruise into semifinals

Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Real Sociedad 5-2, cruise into semifinals

FC Barcelona dismantled Real Sociedad 5-2 to advance to the Copa del Rey semifinals for the seventh straight year.

Jan 27, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes club will achieve 'big things' despite Copa del Rey exit

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes club will achieve 'big things' despite Copa del Rey exit

Zidane further called on his side not to dwell on his side`s cup exit and rather focus on performing well in other competitions.

Jan 26, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
Copa del Rey: Real Madrid crash out of tournament despite 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid crash out of tournament despite 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo

Real`s hopes of turning the tie around were dealt a huge blow when Danilo`s own goal handed Celta to lead on the night just before half-time.

Jan 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Neymar penalty helps Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0; Atletico Madrid edge past Eibar 3-0

Copa del Rey: Neymar penalty helps Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0; Atletico Madrid edge past Eibar 3-0

Barca hadn`t won in their last eight meetings at Anoeta with coach Luis Enrique describing their 1-1 draw back in November as "almost a miracle".

Jan 20, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Real Madrid manage to draw 3-3 against Sevilla, progress into quarter-finals

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid manage to draw 3-3 against Sevilla, progress into quarter-finals

a Cristiano Ronaldo-less Real looked set for defeat for the first time in eight months Sevilla lead 3-1 inside the final 10 minutes.

Jan 13, 2017, 08:52 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Lionel Messi free-kick magic sends Barcelona into quarter-finals; helps beat  Athletic Bilbao 3-1

Copa del Rey: Lionel Messi free-kick magic sends Barcelona into quarter-finals; helps beat Athletic Bilbao 3-1

Luis Suarez became the third-fastest player to score 100 goals for Barcelona after reaching his century in just 120 games.

Jan 12, 2017, 08:45 AM IST
La Liga: Real Madrid thrash Granada 5-0 to equal Barcelona's 39-game unbeaten record

La Liga: Real Madrid thrash Granada 5-0 to equal Barcelona's 39-game unbeaten record

Real's relentless run stretching back to April last year continued once the action got underway as they scored four times in the opening half-hour.

Jan 08, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
La Liga 2016: Barcelona fail to break hoodoo against Real Sociedad, Atletico Madrid bounce back

La Liga 2016: Barcelona fail to break hoodoo against Real Sociedad, Atletico Madrid bounce back

Barca were fortunate to escape without a fifth consecutive league defeat in San Sebastian as Carlos Vela hit the woodwork twice and Juanmi`s header 14 minutes from time was wrongly ruled out for offside.

Nov 28, 2016, 09:03 AM IST
Barcelona beaten again at Sociedad, Atletico, Real apply pressure

Barcelona beaten again at Sociedad, Atletico, Real apply pressure

Cristiano Ronaldo also kept Real Madrid in the hunt a further point back in third with a goal and two assists in a 4-0 rout of Eibar.

Apr 10, 2016, 12:09 PM IST

Villarreal flying high, Neville's Valencia beaten

Villarreal stayed hard on the heels of the La Liga leaders when a Cedric Bakambu double secured a 2-0 win at home to Sporting Gijon on Sunday as Gary Neville was again denied a debut victory with Valencia in Spain`s top flight.

Jan 11, 2016, 02:19 AM IST
I am made to be the best, claims Cristiano Ronaldo

I am made to be the best, claims Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese, current holder of the Ballon d'Or, has been a controversial figure despite his on-field brilliance.

Jan 02, 2016, 17:59 PM IST
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes tells club to stick with Louis van Gaal

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes tells club to stick with Louis van Gaal

Embattled Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has received backing from none other than David Moyes, whom he replaced as the manager of club.

Dec 31, 2015, 12:24 PM IST