Atletico Madrid and Sociedad, Umar Sadiq ‘s draw for Sociedad


Oblak had to make stops on Momo Cho and Brais Mendez as a result of Real Sociedad ‘s early attack. In the 55th minute,Umar Sadiq equalised,

beating the goalkeeper despite his extended arm (which went in off his shoulder). Late in the match,

the keeper had to be replaced since he had collided with Reinildo and sustained a knock.

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Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad draw 1-1 in LaLiga as Umar Sadiq’s equaliser for Sociedad cancels out Alvaro Morata’s

opening goal for Atletico. Diego Simeone’s team struggles.
Alvaro Morata scores Atletico Madrid’s first LaLiga goal

against Real Sociedad.
because with a close-range header in the second half,

Soceidad’s Umar Sadiq equalised. Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak

was removed from the game late due to injury.

Real Sociedad and Atletico Madrid drew 1-1 at home on Saturday in a LaLiga game in which the video referee assistant played a crucial role. Substitute Umar Sadiq helped Real Sociedad win a point.

Alvaro Morata’s rebound goal for Atletico in the fifth minute gave them the lead after a strong start.


After a protracted VAR review,

the former Juventus striker’s second goal was disallowed because Joao Felix handled the ball during the buildup.

Just before halftime,

Remiro made an outstanding parry to divert Jose Maria Gimenez’s long shot over the bar.

After joining La Real from Almeria on Thursday,

Sadiq scored his first goal in the 55th minute with a close-range header.

The Nigerian striker’s hand deflected the ball before it entered the goal,

according to the Atletico officials and players,

but referee Cesar Grado certified the goal without seeing the VAR film.

Atletico captain Koke expressed his frustration,

saying, “It’s difficult to grasp the referee’s criteria, or the lack thereof,” to Movistar Plus.


Atletico’s ace goalkeeper Jan Oblak suffered an injury after colliding with Sadiq late in the second half,

which was further terrible news for them.

Koke stated,

“I believe we deserved more, we deserved to win.

“Even though we played well at a challenging stadium,

the ball just wouldn’t go in. Despite how frustrating it is, we must press on.”

Real Sociedad and Atletico Madrid drew 1-1 at home on Saturday

in a LaLiga game in which the video referee assistant played a crucial role. Substitute Umar Sadiq helped Real Sociedad win a point.

After a thorough VAR review,

Alvaro Morata’s goal from a rebound in the fifth minute of the first half was disallowed due to a handball by Joao Felix in the build-up.

In the 55th minute, Sadiq,

who had just joined La Real after leaving Almeria on Thursday, blasted home a close-range header.


The Nigerian striker’s hand deflected the ball before it went in,


according to complaints from the Atletico staff and players, but referee Cesar Grado validated the goal without seeing the VAR film.

With seven points,

Villarreal, Athletic Bilbao, and Celta. They are two points behind second-place Betis

and five points behind league-leading Real Madrid. Ten minutes after entering the game,

the Nigerian striker quickly proved his talent by scoring to win over the club’s supporters.

Umar Sadiq didn’t take long to win over Real Sociedad’s

supporters as he scored on his La Liga debut to help La Real come from behind to tie Atletico Madrid 1-1 on Saturday.

The Nigerian striker transferred from Almeria to the Basque team on transfer deadline day,

signing a five-year contract reportedly worth €20 million guaranteed with a further €5 million in add-ons.

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After coming off the bench to begin the second half,

netting the equaliser in the 55th minute, after Sociedad had given up an Alvaro Morata goal in the first.

Before the arrival of Sadiq, La Real lacked a focal point since Cho and Alexander Sorloth,

who began up front, were unable to take advantage of the chances that David Silva produced in the middle of the field.

With his movement, physicality

and height, Sadiq caused issues for the Atletico defence. In the second half of the game, his teammates were able to gain more space in the box because to his ability to drop deeper.

14 minutes from time,

Sadiq believed Sociedad had won it when he dinked over Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak after being set up in the box,

but he was called offside.

In a thrilling LaLiga match against Atletico Madrid,

Real Sociedad came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw as Alexander Isak’s replacement Umar Sadiq netted on his debut.

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Alvaro Morata scored early on to extend his strong start to the new season for La Real,

but the hosts offered everything they had in a first half that saw both teams hit the woodwork.

After coming on as a substitute at halftime,

Sadiq met Momo Cho’s hanging cross and nodded in a leveller,

making an immediate impact for his new team.

The two teams are still tied on seven points after four LaLiga games thanks to

Diego Simeone’s team’s resolute performance despite the hosts enjoying the best of a vibrant second half.


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