Real Sociedad and Real Madrid dispute in the Anoeta stadium the most outstanding duel of the sixteenth day of LaLiga Santander. The leader, the white team of Ancelotti, visit the txuri urdín in their field, third place in the competition twelfth day of LaLiga Santander. The meringues will play their game against the San Sebastian with the intention of continuing on the path of victory, since they come from winning at Seville (2-1) and at Athletic Bilbao (1-0), last Wednesday, consecutively in the games played in the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
The team of Carlo Ancelotti wants to achieve triumph in the Anoeta stadium to keep distance from first classified in LaLiga Santander. Whites have a significant advantage over the Real society, to which he scores seven points (36 from Real Madrid to 29 from the Basques), as well as the second classified, his rival from Madrid, the Atlético de Madrid, current champion of the competition, who is also seven, but with one game less. Mainly, the objective of the Real Madrid is to get the three points to see if he can maintain without problems the leadership of the classification, included between these teams, with the Seville also fourth, with 28 points.
The overloaded schedule barely gives rest to the players, who play three games this week, since there was a weekday. The Real Madrid recovered his postponed match against him Athletic Bilbao, which he defeated 1-0 thanks to a goal from Karim Benzema near the break. Dani carvajal He is back in the white team but he did not have minutes, so he took his place Lucas Vazquez on the right side.
It seems that the Real Madrid excessively accuses the dependence on the goals of Benzema and the imbalance of Vinicius Junior, since on the part of the other players he finds many problems to reach the goal. Also noteworthy is the sensational season of Thibaut Courtois under the sticks of the white team, which is being the best in the championship.
The Royal Society of Imanol Alguacil, for his part, he needs to add three at a time to take flight again in the classification. After suffering a heavy defeat to him RCD Espanyol at the RCD Stadium (1-0), the San Sebastian team occupies third place in the standings and link two games without knowing the victory in LaLiga Santander, although in the first round of the Copa del Rey had no problem to thrash for 0-4 to the modest Pulido Bakeries.
Yes, the Real society has the important drop of Aritz elustondo in the center of defense by penalty. Zubeldia and Guridi they were able to exercise normally with the group. The first, who has been suffering from pubic discomfort all season, but is now ready to play against him Real Madrid, since it will occupy the place of the sanctioned Elustondo. The second fell out of the call in The palms for a gastroenteritis from which he is already recovered.
The injured continue to work on the sidelines Monreal, Carlos, Merino and Silva, which are ruled out for the duel against the meringues and are very sensitive casualties. Gareth Bale, Eden Hazard and Rodrygo Goes are also ruled out by the Real Madrid for both injuries.
When do you play Real Sociedad – Real Madrid?
The game is played Today, Saturday, December 4, at 9:00 p.m.
Where to watch Real Sociedad – Real Madrid?
The encounter can be seen by Movistar LaLiga (46) and Movistar LaLiga 1 (47), platform channels Movistar Plus. You can follow all the live information about the matches on the Mundo Deportivo website.