La Liga: Atlético Madrid manages to draw 2-2 with Real Sociedad after recovering a 0-2 deficit

MADRID. Atlético Madrid manages to recover against Real Sociedad with a goal on the A. Sorloth 7' and a goal on the A. Isak 48'.

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MADRID. Atlético Madrid manages to recover against Real Sociedad with a goal on the A. Sorloth 7′ and a goal on the A. Isak 48′. Atlético Madrid couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (56%)

The match was held at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid on Sunday and this began at 7:00 pm local time. In the presence of 50,032 spectators.​ The referee was José Luis Munuera Montero who had the assistance of Iñigo Prieto López de Ceraín and Antonio Ramón Martínez Moreno. The 4th official was José Luis Guzmán Mansilla. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 13.3 degrees Celsius or 55.87 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 44%.​

Match Statistics

Atlético Madrid was in firm control of the ball 56% while Real Sociedad was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Atlético Madrid was more aggressive with 79 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 4 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Atlético Madrid to win the match​.

Atlético Madrid shot 17 times, 4 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, Real Sociedad shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target.


Atlético Madrid received 1 yellow card (Felipe). On the other side, Real Sociedad received 3 yellow cards (J. Zaldua, A. Elustondo and M. Merino).

After playing this match, Atlético Madrid will have 18 points like Real Betis and Osasuna to stay in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Real Sociedad will have 21 points to stay in the 1st place.

Match Events

  • 7'

    A. Sorloth

  • 32'


  • 41'

    J. Zaldua

  • 46'

    Y. Carrasco

    T. Lemar

  • 48'

    A. Isak

  • 60'

    G. Kondogbia

    Renan Lodi

  • 60'

    A. Correa

    R. De Paul

  • 61'

    L. Suarez

    Joao Felix

  • 66'

    J. Pacheco

    D. Silva

  • 66'


    A. Isak

  • 66'

    B. Turrientes

    J. Zaldua

  • 71'

    A. Elustondo

  • 73'

    M. Cunha

    A. Griezmann

  • 73'

    H. Herrera

    M. Hermoso

  • 76'

    M. Merino

  • 77'

    L. Suarez (Penalty)

  • 89'

    A. Januzaj

    A. Guevara

  • 89'

    J. Lobete

    A. Sorloth

Next matche

In the upcoming La Liga match, Atlético Madrid will play away against Levante on the 28th of October with a 15-6 head to head record in favor of Atlético Madrid (5 draws).

Real Sociedad will play away against Celta de Vigo on the 28th of October with a 10-7 head to head in favor of Real Sociedad (8 draws).

Atlético Madrid: Formation and Lineups

Atlético Madrid started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Diego Pablo Simeone chose to play with the following team: Jan Oblak (6.1), Kieran Trippier (6.8), Felipe (6.8), Mario Hermoso (6.2), Renan Lodi (6.4), Rodrigo de Paul (7.4), Koke (6.8), Thomas Lemar (7.0), Antoine Griezmann (6.8), Luis Suárez (8.7) and João Félix (7.4).


Atlético Madrid made 5 changes: T. Lemar for Y. Carrasco (46′), Renan Lodi for G. Kondogbia (60′), R. De Paul for A. Correa (60′), A. Griezmann for M. Cunha (73′) and M. Hermoso for H. Herrera (73′).

Top player: Luis Suárez

The player who no doubt impressed Atlético Madrid the most was Luis Suárez.

His rating is (8.7) with 2 goals, 21 passes (71% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 6.

Real Sociedad: Formation and Lineups

Real Sociedad started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

On the opposite side, Imanol Alguacil Barrenetxea played with: Álex Remiro (6.2), Aritz Elustondo (6.1), Robin Le Normand (6.8), Igor Zubeldia (6.2), Joseba Zaldúa (6.9), Ander Guevara (6.8), Mikel Merino (6.1), Andoni Gorosabel (6.4), David Silva (7.1), Alexander Isak (7.9) and Alexander Sørloth (7.3).


Real Sociedad made 5 changes: D. Silva for J. Pacheco (66′), A. Isak for Portu (66′), J. Zaldua for B. Turrientes (66′), A. Guevara for A. Januzaj (89′) and A. Sorloth for J. Lobete (89′).

Top player: Alexander Isak

The player who no doubt impressed Real Sociedad the most was Alexander Isak.

His rating is (7.9) with 1 goal, 15 passes (73% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 2 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.

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