After Real Sociedad’s emphatic win over Real Madrid at home of the later side, Real Madrid’s staggering Liga bbva title is faced with another strong blow. Scoring of the match was kicked off the penalty area within three minutes. One hour after, Lucas Vázquez was sent off while Rubén Pardo ended the match with a victory in the last 10 minutes. When Casemiro played a trick on the right side, the referee pointed to the spot inside 80 seconds. Then Willian run forwards and fired the ball high into the net. Before the ninth minute of the match, Real Madrid couldn’t do anyting but waiting. A snap shot flew across goal and failed into net.
In the 15th minute, Benzema would have the opportunity to win scores for their side. But when he attempted to intercept the ball over Gerónimo Ruilli, goalkeeper of Real Sociedad reversed the danger and kept it out. Then Ruilli saved the ball from Luka Modric, who fired the ball tore through the penalty area thronged with many footballers. Thiry minutes later, Real Madrid hope a penalty of their side for the tussle between Asier Illarramendi and Sergio Ramos. But the referee waved their appeals. Prior to the clip Vázquez’s intended cross struck the outside post while Real Madrid went in trailing at half-time.
The second half of the match was started with Modric while Rafaël Varane clipped it in the beginning. When facing an opportunity to win more goals than Real Sosiedad, Mikel Oyarzabal netted another shot. When Adnan Januzaj’s goal went wide, home football fans became more frustrated. One hour after, there are a great number of boos when Vázquez collected fouled Merino for the second time. At the same time, Isco missed another opportunity in midfield.
There is no another choice but to continue attacking, because Casemiro was replaced by Isco. In such condition, Real Madrid featured no holding aggressive midfielder. In the 65th minute, Madrid side hope another penalty, because Vinicius’s going down when facing a challenge from Ruilli. But the referee waved the appeal once again. Although replays revealed that Ruilli didn’t touch the ball, it featured no intervention of VAR. In spite of reduced numbers, Real Madrid resumed to push forward. Real Sociedad created a chance by scrambling the ball off-line but ended with wide. Within the last ten minutes, Real Sociedad won scores for the second time while Willian bend a cross for the unnoticed Pardo to head surpassed Thibaut Courtois.
When club Barcelona extended their clear among La Liga clubs, both Lionel Messi and Luis Suárez were on target. In the first half, Messi netted his 16th goal in the season while Suárez scored the 12th. Prior to the break, Jaime Mata saved one goal back. After dibbled the ball past Marc-André ter Stegen midway in the second half, Mata failed to win an open goal. Then, the goal keeper David Soria denied the 400th league goal of Lionel Messi.
In addition, the 12th win of Barcelona extended the team’s clear, driving them closer to the challenger Atletico Madrid.