Lionel Messi scored twice on Sunday as Barcelona trounced Real Sociedad 6-1 to keep the pressure on Atletico Madrid, who squeezed past Alaves thanks to a late penalty save from Jan Oblak.
18 Aug 2020
Spanish midfielder David Silva has agreed a two-year contract with Real Sociedad following his departure from Manchester City, the La Liga club announced on Monday. Silva, 34, spent a decade with City and made his final appearance as a substitute in Saturday's 3-1 defeat by Lyon in the Champions League quarter-finals. He is expected to…
13 Jun 2020
Fears over Lionel Messi's fitness were eased when the Argentine star was named to start for Barcelona in their first match in three months
14 Dec 2019
Barcelona gave Real Madrid the chance to go top of La Liga ahead of Wednesday's Clasico at Camp Nou as they were held to a 2-2 draw by high-flying Real Sociedad on Saturday.
31 Aug 2019
Nacho Monreal has left Arsenal for Real Sociedad, the clubs announced on Saturday. The left-back, a Spanish international, has signed until the end of next season, the San Sebastian club added.
7 Jan 2019
Real Madrid dropped points for the second LaLiga match in succession as they slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat at home to struggling Real Sociedad yesterday. Santiago Solari’s men were looking to make the most of Atletico Madrid and Sevilla’s draw earlier in the day but could now end the weekend 10 points adrift of…
7 Jan 2019
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde believes Real Madrid will be in the LaLiga title race until the end of the season, despite the seven-point gap between the rivals. Held by Villarreal last time out, Madrid were left adrift of league leaders Barca almost halfway through the season. That gap may change with Madrid hosting Real Sociedad…
26 Dec 2018
Real Sociedad, languishing 15th in La Liga, on Wednesday fired coach Asier Garitano and named Imanol Alguacil as his replacement. "Real Sociedad have decided to rescind the contract of first-team coach Asier Garitano," the club said in a statement on their website. They went on to thank Garitano for "all his contribution, professionalism and dedication".…
15 Aug 2016
Dalian Atkinson, the former English Premier League football star who played for Aston Villa and Spanish club Real Sociedad, died on Monday after being Tasered by English police, his father told British media.