Real Sociedad wins against Alavés (6-5) in a vibrant Basque derby
Euskaraz irakurri: Realak irabazi du Alavesen aurkako euskal derbi zirraragarria (6-5)
Real Sociedad beat Alavés 6-5 this Sunday March 19 in Zubieta the basque derby corresponding to the 22nd day of League F. Both teams offered a big show and they could see 11 goals in total.
Real’s first chance came in minute 3, but goalkeeper Jana Xin prevented the txuri-urdin team’s goal after clearing Amaiur Sarriegi’s shot first, followed by Sanni Franssi’s shot. However, on the next play, Real Sociedad pierced the rival goal with a shot from Etxezarreta (1-0) who took advantage of an extension from Sarriegi.
Boosted by the goal, the txuri-urdin scored the second goal in minute 8; Franssi made it 2-0 on the scoreboard after receiving a good pass from Iris Arnaiz and beating the rival goalkeeper.
The match was uphill for Alavés. The coach from Alava, Iñigo Juaristi, made a change in minute 22: Sara Carrillo entered the field, replacing Aby Manou. After that change, the Vitoria-Gasteiz team took possession of the ball, but it was difficult for them to generate clear scoring chances. Real Sociedad endured the rival’s good moment and scored the third in the 29th minute through Franssi (3-0); Ohale cleared the Finn’s first shot under the sticks, but the rebound came to Franssi herself and on that second chance she did not forgive.
It seemed that the game was going to come to rest with that advantage of three goals in favor of Real Sociedad, but it was not like that at all. Alavés closed the gap in the 34th minute thanks to the goal by Carrillo (3-1) who, after receiving a pass from Chamorro, beat goalkeeper Nanclares with a shot from outside the area.
In addition, in the last play of the first part the albiazules put the 3-2 on the scoreboard; Elba Vergés She was the scorer after finishing off a corner kick taken by Carrillo.
Thus, both teams retired to Zubieta’s locker room with a result that gave Real Sociedad a single goal advantage.
The script for the start of the second half was very similar to that of the first half, since Real scored a goal three minutes after the restart, at minute 48: a great pass from Franssi was pushed by Amaiur Sarriegi to make it 4-2 in the electronic
In addition, five minutes later, the San Sebastian team opened the gap with the goal converted by Andreia Jacinto (5-2). The Alavés goalkeeper gave the ball to the Real player, and at an empty goal she did not forgive.
The madness of the start of the second half did not stop at that moment, but it went further. In the 62nd minute, Alavés closed the gap with a goal by Chamorro (5-3) who took advantage of a defensive error by the local team.
But the joy did not last for Alavés. La Real again put land in the middle; Amaiur Sarriegi scored the goal that made it 6-3 after finishing off a center from Franssi.
After that goal the match entered a quieter phase. It seemed that Real Sociedad had everything under control, but Alavés did not give up, they kept fighting, and they killed themselves again in the game after scoring two goals in two minutes: in the 87th minute Carla Armengol made it 6-4 after taking advantage of a gift from the Real, and in 88 the very Armengol made it 6-5 on the scoreboard with a distant shot with which he beat Nanclares.
In the extension, Alavés launched the attack, but Real did not concede chances and the three points were taken by the txuri-urdin team with a final result of 6-5.
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