Barcelona defeated its host Real Sociedad 1-0 during the match that brought them together Thursday evening at the “Anoeta” stadium, in the 33rd round of the La Liga championship for the current season 2021-2022.
Barcelona’s only goal came through Gabonese Eric Aubameyang in the 11th minute of the match with a header after receiving a wonderful cross from Jaffe, who turned it firmly into the goal. The match saw the referee calculate 10 minutes of added time, which increased the overtime heat between the players in the two teams.
Busquets raised his score to 675 games with Barcelona in all competitions, exceeding the third place in the list of players with the most appearances in the Barca shirt in history, which he shared with former captain Andres Iniesta.
With this result, Barcelona was in second place in the La Liga standings with 63 points, from winning 18 matches, drawing 9, losing 5 matches, scoring 61 goals and receiving 32.
While Real Sociedad is in sixth place in La Liga standings with 55 points, collected from winning 15 matches, drawing 10, losing 8 matches, scoring 32 goals and receiving 31.
Barcelona suffered a painful blow in the last round of “La Liga”, after losing 1-0 against Cadiz at the “Camp Nou”, where his balance froze at 60 points in second place in the table of the Spanish League, which sits on the throne of Real Madrid.
Barcelona line-up is as follows:
- Goalkeeper: Ter Chegen.
- Defence: Dani Alves, Araujo, Pique, Jordi Alba.
- Midfield: De Jong, Busquets, Jaffe.
- Forwards: Ferran Torres, Aubameyang, Ousmane Dembele.