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Wednesday January 8 2020
Darko Kovacevic victim of shooting outside Athens home

Former Real Sociedad forward Darko Kovacevic is out of danger after being the victim of a shooting outside his home in Athens.

As outlined by Marca, citing Greek newspaper Ta Nea, two men ambushed the 46-year-old outside his residence and aimed gunfire in his direction - but none of the bullets hit the Serbian.

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Saturday January 4 2020
Real Sociedad boss Imanol Alguacil signs new contract

Real Sociedad have confirmed that manager Imanol Alguacil has agreed a new deal with the Basque club. 

The former defender, who played over 100 La Liga games for the club during the 1990's, was promoted from reserve team manager in December 2018, following the departure of Asier Garitano.

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Monday December 30 2019
Real Madrid planning summer Martin Odegaard recall

Real Madrid must pay Real Sociedad €4m if they recall Martin Odegaard early from his loan spell, report Diario AS.

The Norway international has starred during this campaign for La Real after joining them on a two-year loan deal from Los Blancos.

Odegaard had spent the last two seasons out on loan, at Heerenveen and Vitesse respectively, before joining the Basque club at the start of the season.

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Saturday December 28 2019
Real Sociedad cause Twitter storm with 'fake' Martin Odegaard transfer story

Real Sociedad have caused a storm on Twitter over the fake 'revealing' of Martin Odegaard moving to Manchester City.

The La Liga side published a press release via their official website and social media channels, stating that the Norwegian international would  be joing Pep Guardiola's side on loan until the end of the season.

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Sunday December 22 2019
Real Sociedad linked with Jose Juan Macias

Real Sociedad have become the latest La Liga side to be linked with a move for Mexican star Jose Juan Macias.

The 20-year old has previously stated his desire to play in Europe in the coming years, after two seasons on loan at Liga MX side Leon, from parent club Chivas de Guadalajara.

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Sunday December 15 2019
Barcelona to submit VAR complaint to the RFEF

Barcleona are set to contact the Spanish Football Association (RFEF) following VAR controversy in their 2-2 La Liga draw at Real Sociedad.

Goals from Antoine Griezmann and Luis Suarez sealed a point for Ernesto Valvede's side at the Anoeta, but they were denied a late penalty for a potential foul on Gerard Pique by referee Javier Rojas.

Rojas incurred the wrath of the Barcelona players for refusing to consult VAR, and for the technology not requesting that he take a closer look at the clash betwen Pique and Sociedad defender Diego Llorente..

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Saturday December 14 2019
Ernesto Valverde refuses to criticise referee after controversial Real Sociedad draw

Barcelona boss declined to criticise referee Javier Rojas after he rejected their late penalty appeals in the 2-2 draw at Real Sociedad.

Rojas awarded an 11th minute penalty, after consulting VAR, with Sergio Busquets penalised for a pull on Sociedad defender Diego Llorente, much to the anger of the Spanish international.

However he refused to go to double check his late call not to give a penalty against Llorente for a similar foul on Gerard Pique, and Valverde was ambiguous in his post-match interview.

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Saturday December 14 2019
Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann rues missed chances in Real Sociedad draw

Barcelona star Antoine Griezmann was left frustrated at his side's finishing as they were held to a 2-2 draw away at Real Sociedad.

Ernesto Valverde's side have now handed Real Madrid a La Liga title boost ahead of next week's El Clasico showdown, and the French international believes they had chances to win the game at the Anoeta. 

Griezmann scored Barcelona's first goal, against his former side, but highlighted second half wastefulness as the main reason for the result.

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Saturday December 14 2019
Barcelona slip up in Real Sociedad La Liga test

Barcelona have handed an edge to arch rivals Real Madrid in the La Liga title race, with a 2-2 draw away at Real Sociedad.

Ernesto Valverde's side face Los Blancos in their eagerly anticipated El Clasicop clash next week, and Zinedine Zidane's side can go above Barcelona ahead of that, if they beat Valencia tomorrow.

The Basque side caused problems for the defending champions from kick off, and Imanol Alguacil's side took a deserved lead on 12 minutes.

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Saturday December 14 2019
La Liga Line Ups: Real Sociedad v Barcelona

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde makes sweeping changes for their La Liga trip to Real Sociedad this afternoon.

With one eye on their midweek El Clasico tie against Real Madrid, Valverde has recalled the majority of his big guns after resting them for the Champions League win over Inter Milan.

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