Real Sociedad and Alavés star in the Basque derby of the twenty-fourth day of LaLiga Santander, in a busy week for the txuri urdín team, since last Thursday they played in the Juventus Stadium play Turin the departure of the Europa League round of 32 against him Manchester United (0-4).
The Real society was clearly outmatched by the English team, who with a Bruno fernandes imperial gave no option to the donostiarras, who will have to raise their morale before the league competition. The kickbacks of the Manchester United, with Marcus Rashford or Martin Greenwood Running into space, they destroyed the Txuri Urdín rear, which is their weakest point.
The team of Imanol Sheriff chains two consecutive victories in the national championship, after defeating the Cadiz in Anoeta (4-1) and to get the three points at home in the field of Getafe (0-1). They must rise after the midweek defeat against him Manchester United, which leaves them in a very compromised situation for the return.
That is why the people of Donostia must get up to stay in the fifth place in LaLiga Santander, which they currently occupy with 38 points, two above the Villarreal, sixth with 36. The return of David Silva It gives a quality bonus to the midfield, although defensive problems are present in the Basques, especially with the drop in Elustondo.
The Alavés del Pitu Abelardo, meanwhile, has a very complex schedule, since it comes from being thrashed in the Camp Nou 5-1 against him FC Barelona. The babazorro team currently occupies the sixteenth place with 22 points, just one point above Eibar and Valladolid, which mark the places of descent.
In the game of the first round, played in Mendizorroza, the basque derby of the twelfth day of LaLiga Santander it was resolved with a goalless draw. The Alaves endured the last 30 minutes with 10 players, due to the expulsion of Rodrigo Battaglia.
When is Real Sociedad – Alavés played?
The game is played today, Sunday February 21, at 16.15 hours
Where to watch Real Sociedad – Alavés?
The encounter can be seen by Movistar LaLiga (46) and Movistar LaLiga 1 (47), platform dials Movistar Plus. You can follow all the information about the match live on the Mundo Deportivo website.