Real Sociedad roar to top of La Liga by routing Huesca

Real Sociedad roar to top of La Liga by routing Huesca
By: Reuters |

October 26, 2020 9:00:31 am

Real Sociedad blitzed Huesca 4-1 at dwelling. (Reuters)

Real Sociedad blitzed Huesca 4-1 at dwelling with two objectives from Mikel Oyarzabal on Sunday for a fourth straight win in all competitions to storm again to the top of La Liga in model.

Spain ahead Oyarzabal put the Basque facet forward with a penalty within the first half and restored their lead early within the second after Huesca ahead Rafa Mir headed an equaliser.

Sociedad’s Cristian Portu and Alexander Isak then put the sport past the promoted facet’s attain with additional strikes, each laid on by passes from the evergreen David Silva.

“I’m super proud of the team but not just because of the results, what I liked the most was how we reacted to conceding the equaliser,” mentioned Sociedad coach Imanol Alguacil.

“We are in a sweet moment, watching us play like this gives me a thrill. It’s such a shame that our fans can’t enjoy this moment, it makes me angry but I hope that at least they are enjoying this from their homes because we do this for them.”

The win took Sociedad again up to first place with 14 factors from seven video games, one forward of Real Madrid, after they beat Barcelona 3-1 on Saturday, and third-placed Granada, who defeated Getafe 1-0. Madrid and Granada have a recreation in hand.

Earlier, Villarreal missed the possibility to go top as they have been held to a 0-Zero draw at Cadiz in a recreation of few probabilities.

Alvaro Negredo seemed to have put Cadiz in entrance when he discovered the web following a free kick however the aim was dominated out after a VAR assessment, which dominated that Anthony Lozano, the match-winner in final week’s victory over Real Madrid, was offside.

Otherwise Cadiz failed to trouble Villarreal keeper Sergio Asenjo as they completed the match with out registering a shot on the right track, with Villarreal solely mustering two on the right track.

Villarreal are fourth on 12 factors from seven video games and nonetheless with out an away win, whereas Cadiz are sixth on 11 awaiting their first dwelling win since returning to the top flight.

Elsewhere, Alaves beat 10-man Real Valladolid 2-Zero away, sending the house facet backside of the standings.

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