Valencia – Real Sociedad
Valencia welcomes Real Sociedad in a match from the 23th round of La Liga. Let’s head out to the Estadio Mestalla in order to take a look at this fixture between these two sides.
Valencia continue their quest towards another European qualification. Right now they are 8th in the standings with 30 points, but being just 2 points behind the 6th Real Betis. Marcelino’s team have 6 wins, 12 draws and 4 losses. In their last five matches Valencia won twice, made two draws and suffered one defeat.
Valencia’s last match was pretty good. Los Che visited the champion Barcelona at the Camp Nou, doing a 2-2 draw. The visitors even had a two goals lead, because of the strikes of Kevin Gameiro and Dani Parejo. But it was Lionel Messi’s day once again, because the Argentine captain of Barca scored two goals, saving the point for his team.
Real Sociedad on the other hand are 9th in the league with the same amount of points as Valencia – 30. For them this is an opportunity to improve their position in the league. So far La Real have a record of 8 wins, 6 draws and 8 losses. In their last five games the Basques are unbeaten and pretty good – three wins and two draws.
In their last game Real Sociedad enjoyed a win. Imanol Alguacil’s team faced Athletic Bilbao in the big Basque derby and won it with 2-1. Mikel Oyarzabal and Willian Jose scored for La Real, while Raul Garcia scored Athletic’ only goal in the game. You can be sure that this win has boosted Real Sociedad’s confidence a lot. It’s very good to beat your big rival.
That’s how we see the match between Valencia and Real Sociedad at the Estadio Mestalla. We wish you good luck!