Round 1: Mayoral Bring Real Madrid to Sociedad
Real Madrid started the first round of the fourth game of Liga Liga 2017/2018 cons Real Sociedad with good results. Madrid was 2-1 ahead at the match at Estadio Municipal de Anoeta, Monday (09/18/2017) pm dawn.
Real Madrid is still unable to play Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema against Sociedad. Ronaldo is still serving a suspension and Benzema is undergoing recovery due to injury.
Even so, the visitors are still able to appear dominant from the beginning. They are able to make a back-line Sociedad nervous. In fact, there was a moment where they should have been awarded a penalty when Theo Fernandez fell in the 13th minute. However, the referee did not see it as a violation.
Madrid again created an opportunity two minutes later. Starting from the bait Theo, Marco Asensio almost scored if sontekannya not driven Kevin Rodrigues.
In the end, Madrid was able to open the advantage in the 19th minute. Borja Mayoral is listed on the scoreboard after continuing efforts Sergio Ramos from inside the penalty box host. It became the Mayoral premier with the Madrid main team.
Unfortunately, that advantage failed to be maintained Real Madrid. Nine minutes later, Sociedad successfully equalized the score. Alvaro Odriozola’s cross from the right side was maximized by Kevin Rodrigues. The goal was created also due to imperfect edges of Keylor Navas goalkeeper.
The Mayoral again became a nightmare for Sociedad. The 20-year-old striker became the actor behind Madrid’s second goal in the 36th minute. His ball made Kevin Manuel Rodriguez scored an own goal. Madrid’s 2-1 advantage lasted until halftime.
Composition of Players:
Real Sociedad: Rulli; Llorente, Illarra, Januzaj, Prieto, Willian, Aritz, Canales, Zurutuza, Odriozola, Kevin
Real Madrid: Navas; Ramos, Varane, Carvajal, Theo Fernandez, Modric, Casemiro, Asensio, Bale, Mayoral, Isco