Atletico Bilbao 2-0 Real Sociedad: Sociedad fails to convert their chances

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Atletico Bilbao beat Real Sociedad by 2-0, Final score Atletico Bilbao 2-0 Real Sociedad.

Real Sociedad started the game strongly, the first chance of the game came in the 6th minute when Raúl Navas got an open chance to score but his header was saved by Athletic Bilbao’s goalkeeper.


Sociedad players were creating a lot of problems for Bilbao’s defenders with their attacking football, they forced three save within 10th minute of the game.

Atletico Bilbao was awarded a penalty in the 28th minute and Raul García stepped up and convert the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.


Íñigo Lekue had a great chance in the 32-minute to increase Atletico’s advantage but his right footed shot from outside the box was not on target.

Mikel Oyarzabal, Xabi Prieto and Juanmi created chances to score the equaliser Sociedad’s but their shots were blocked by Bilbao defence.

The first half ended with a one-goal lead for Atletico Bilbao, half-time scoreline was Real Sociedad 0-1 Athletic Club.

The Second half kickoff and Atletico attacked Bilbao from the first pass, Carlos Vela got the first open chance in the Second half but his shot was saved.


Iñaki Williams scored the second goal for Atletico in the 56th minute when right footed shot from the left side of the box find the bottom right corner to make the scoreline 2-0 Atletico.

Real Sociedad were trying their best to score a goal back but their efforts were blocked by the Atletico defence, Jon Bautista had a golden opportunity to score for Sociedad but he failed to keep his shot on target.

Real Sociedad did create a lot of chance but they need to improve their finishing, the game ended with a win for Bilbao. Final score Atletico Bilbao 2-0 Real Sociedad.