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  • Real Sociedad 2-2 Barcelona: Xavi, Fabregas, Agirretxe, Griezmann scored

    Real Sociedad gave resistance at Barcelona in the second week of the Spanish league this season. Two quick goals replies nan them in the second half to make Azulgrana home from Estadio Anoeta with a draw 2-2.

    In a match that took place Saturday (10/09/2011) , Barca put at the bench some major players such as Carles Puyol, Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi, as will dominate when able to score two goals in just 12 minutes of age kickoff.

    Xavi Hernandez silenced the fans the host in the tenth minute, Cesc Fabregas continued feedback. Score 1-0 to the visitors.

    Only two minutes later, Barca doubled its superiority. Escaped the offside trap, Cesc Fabregas received assist from Pedro Rodriguez and had no trouble beat goalkeeper Bravo.

    Misfortune befall one of the new players Barca, Alexis Sanchez. At minute 30, collided with Dani Estrada, Chilean international striker had to be pulled out because of his thigh injury directly. David Villa in to fill the position.

    Sociedad had one real chance in the last minute first half. Utilizing a bad header from Dani Alves, Antoine Griezmann direct the ball to Xabi Prieto, who then volleyed. Goalkeeper Victor Valdes did brilliant rescue.

    The second half began, Sociedad tried to take the initiative to attack first. Imanol Agirretxe put pressure on the Barca defense, but his hard shot was wide of the target areas.

    Their efforts get results in 59 minutes. Cross Priero successfully received Agirretze, who beat the guarder, and the header through the goalkeeper Valdes.

    Two minutes later from the goal, Villa in melkakukan backpass Mistakes fatal to Barcelona. Agirretxe take advantage of the opportunity and beat Valdes. The ball can still be saved Sergi Busquets so veer to the crossbar, but Griezmann successful in rebounds, and change the position to be 2-2!

    Barca stunned and ultimately put Messi and Iniesta in the 80th minute then. In the rest of the game, Los Cules Sociedad continue to confine the defense to pursue another goal. But to no avail.

    Sociedad even had time to give back pressure in injury time at Barca. At least three times they have shot a goal, but none of them into goals. The match finished with the score still 2-2.

    Sociedad became the second team to make Barca win not only at the beginning of this season. The first team is Real Madrid who drew 2-2 at the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg of Spanish Super Cup. In the league's first week last week, a big 5-0 win over Barca Villarreal.

    Team Line-up:

    Real Sociedad: Claudio Bravo; Inigo Martinez, Vadim Demidov, Alberto del la Bella, Daniel Estrada; McDonald Mariga (Mikel Aranburu 80), Illarramendi, Xabi Prieto (Cadamuro 70), Antoine Griezmann; Imanol Agirretxe (Carlos Vela 80), David Zurutuza

    Victor Valdes; Fontas (Andrés Iniesta 80), Sergio Busquets, Adriano, Dani Alves; Xavi, Seydou Keita, Thiago (Lionel Messi 63): Cesc Fabregas, Alexis Sanchez (David Villa 32), Pedro


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