Second only to current leaders Real Madrid, in La Liga football news, Real Sociedad are now second on the table.
Meanwhile, elsewhere in the Spanish top flight, Rayo Vallecano beat Cadiz 3-1 and effectively jumped to a high fourth place.
Alvaro Garcia (10), Radamel Falcao (44) and Isi Palazon (88) scored for the winning team. On the other hand, Varazdat Haroyan (24) alone scored for Cadiz.
Also, in La Liga, Real Betis beat Getafe 2-0 with Wilian Jose’s brace (13, 56), leading to Getafe’s sixth defeat.
While playing away, on the road, Osasuna beat Mallorca 2-3.
The guests took the initial lead, but Mallorca turned the score around to 2-1 with two goals. However, eventually, Osasuna came from behind with two new goals to claim victory.
Cote (9), Inigo Perez (58) and Javi Martínez (88) scored for the guests. Meanwhile, Dani Rodríguez (11) and Fer Nino (45 + 4) scored for Mallorca, but it wasn’t enough.
La Liga Football News – Real Sociedad Are Now Second on the Table
After beating Elche 1-0 in the seventh round, the Real Sociedad players jumped to second place in the Primera Division.
It was Mikel Oyarzabal who scored the deciding goal for Real Soceidad in the 81st minute.
So now, currently, Real Madrid lead the table with 17 points, and Real Sociedad aren’t long away, with 16 points. Meanwhile, at joint-third place, Sevilla and Atletico Madrid have 14 points each.
Mallorca – Osasuna 2-3 (Rodríguez 11, Nino 45 + 4 / Cote 9, Perez 58, Martínez 88)
Real Sociedad – Elche 1-0 (Oyarzabal 82)
Rayo Vallecano – Cadiz 3-1 (Garcia 10, Falcao 44, Palazon 88 / Haroyan 24)
Real Betis – Getafe 2-0 (Jose 13, 56)