Real Madrid arrived on Monday watching Barcelona achieve a hard-working and well-deserved victory in Seville to surpass it in the leaderboard, and as Atletico Madrid once again gained a light of advantage with their favorable 2-0 against Villarreal, as a visitor. In that context, Zidane’s felt an obligation to a new victory. In Valdebebas, the venue received Real Sociedad, fifth in La Liga and with the ambition to fight for a champions league rankings, today in lugra of the aforementioned Andalusian team, which missed the chance to beat Lionel Messi again and company, something he had achieved by the first leg of semis of Copa del Rey.
In Madrid, then, the Basque team was the one who was going to surprise Real Madrid, when at 55 minutes of play Portu won in the heights and put an innate headbutt for Courtois, who watched his team lose 1 to 0 as a home. Over time against it, Zidane bet on the best he had on the court, knowing that he has several casualties in that area such as Benzema and Hazard. However, at 89 he was able to draw the tie at the feet of Vinicius Jr, who played 100 games as a meringue, and gave a break on the bench.
Time played a bad trick on the venue, which saw him not being able to get out of the draw and the same way he added 53 points to reach the Barcelona line. Above them, and with a less played match, Atlético de Madrid appears with five lead units and next week will be updated in his duel with Athletic Bilbao.However, the weekend will be crucial for the future of La Liga, since at Wanda Metropolitano those of the «Cholo» Simeone will see the faces with Real Madrid , in a duel of the utmost importance. Before, on Saturday, Barcelona will play with Osasuna and look forward to a result that brings him closer to a fight that seemed far away weeks ago.