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Barcelona take narrow victory against Real Sociedad

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Barcelona took a narrow 1-0 victory against Real Sociedad away from home at the Reale Arena.

Barcelona moved back to second place on the table and boosted their hopes of Champions League qualification after beating Real Sociedad. It was Barcelona who scored the first goal in the 11th minute when Torres chipped the ball to the back post for Aubameyang to head it. 

However, Real Sociedad had a chance in the 43rd minute, but Isak’s attempt was just wide. Barcelona were in control until the first half. However, both teams had chances in the first half, but only Aubameyang’s header separated both teams.

In the second half, Real Sociedad were in complete control of the game. They had many chances. Barcelona were suffering in the second half, but Ter Stegan, Pique and De Jong put on a heroic show.

Ter Stegan made some important saves to keep Barcelona in the game. Real Sociedad now sits in sixth place in the table, with 55 points from 33 games.

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