Real Madrid dropped two vital points when they drew 1-1 at home with Real Sociedad in their La Liga game played on Monday night. Substitute Vinicius Junior struck a late equalizer for Madrid on his 100th appearance for the club in the 89th minute.
The Spanish champions lost the opportunity to go second above Barcelona as a result losing the momentum in the title race before next Sunday’s Madrid derby with La Liga leaders, Atlético Madrid.
Zinedine Zidane’s men dominated the game but failed to score, hitting the bar twice in the first half before Real Sociedad forward Portu header gave the visitors the lead in the 55th minute.
Real Madrid again lacked potency in front of goal without their star striker injured Karim Benzema, but maintained their hunger to get an equaliser and got one through the Brazilian Vinicius Junior with a scrappy goal.
— LaLiga English (@LaLigaEN) March 1, 2021