Spanish La Liga ’18-19 – Highlights: Real Sociedad Win Despite 2 Red Cards
This is the first match of La Liga, Match Day 5 of 38. The highlights are appended below the points table.
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Match 1 of 10: Huesca vs Real Sociedad
Result: 0 – 1
- Real Sociedad: Mikel Merino 64′
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- Real Sociedad clung on for a 1-0 La Liga triumph at Huesca regardless of completing with 9 men at Estadio El Alcoraz.
- Mikel Merino fired his first goal for the Spanish club at the 64th minute, to put Real Sociedad in the lead.
- The previous Newcastle midfielder locked onto an incredible Theo Hernandez pass, before terminating a low exertion home from the edge of the 18-yard box.
Watching Real Sociedad against Huesca. Somehow, some way, Sociedad got away with a 1-0 win with 9 men. WHAT?
— MZ (@Marwan_Zaki8) September 21, 2018
- Be that as it may, the guests made life troublesome for themselves in the ending stages of the match.
- Juanmi was reserved a little ways from time for a late handle and afterward quickly earned a second yellow card for his protests.
Not a bad first half of football. Huesca much improved tonight, makes the changes from last weekend look even more puzzling. Home side should be buoyed on by the fact that Real Sociedad like to throw games away in the second half.
— Simon Harrison (@simonhfootball) September 21, 2018
- Hernandez was then sent off in the 82nd moment for slapping Damian Musto as the hosts were going to take a free-kick.
DRAMA in Huesca to finish of our @LaLiga match! @RealSociedad took the lead and then got TWO men sent off… but still managed to hold out and get the win! ⚽️??@SDHuesca yet to take their first LaLiga points at home.
— Strive Sport (@StriveFootball) September 21, 2018
- Be that as it may, in spite of their numerical leeway Huesca neglected to discover an equalizer, with Geronimo Rulli denying Cucho from point-clear range in the ending stages.
- The win, their 2nd of the season sees Sociedad move to 6th, with Huesca placed way below at the 16th position.
LOAN WATCH: Theo Hernández played 82 minutes, provided an assist and got sent off in Real Sociedad’s 1-0 win over Huesca.
— RMOnly (@ReaIMadridOnly) September 21, 2018
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