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Real Sociedad 2-0 Valencia

Gary Neville saw his Valencia side lose to two second-half goals

Gary Neville is still without a league win as Valencia manager after two goals from Brazilian striker Jonathas gave Real Sociedad victory.

Jonathas scored twice in three minutes in the second half to condemn Neville to defeat in San Sebastian.

The former Manchester United and England defender has two losses and three draws in La Liga.

His team face struggling Rayo Vallecano and mid-table Deportivo La Coruna in their next two league games.

Neville's only two wins in charge so far have come in the Copa del Rey but he looked to be heading for an away draw until Jonathas opened the scoring from close range in the 79th minute.

The striker then doubled Sociedad's lead with a powerful header three minutes later.


Real Sociedad

Formation 4-3-3

  • 1Rulli
  • 2Martínez
  • 30Elustondo
  • 6Martínez Berridi
  • 19Berchiche Izeta
  • 10Prieto Argarate
  • 5Bergara
  • 14Pardo GutiérrezBooked at 63mins
  • 11VelaSubstituted forOyarzabalat 76'minutes
  • 22Cristian de JesusBooked at 32minsSubstituted forHernández Ortegaat 87'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 7Na BangnaSubstituted forZaldúa Bengoecheaat 90+1'minutes


  • 3González
  • 13Olazábal Paredes
  • 20Zaldúa Bengoechea
  • 21Hernández Ortega
  • 23Reyes
  • 24De la Bella
  • 28Oyarzabal


Formation 4-4-2

  • 24Domenech Sánchez
  • 19Barragán
  • 5Mustafi
  • 23AbdennourBooked at 14mins
  • 2CanceloBooked at 27minsSubstituted forOrbanat 45'minutes
  • 22Mina LorenzoSubstituted forNegredoat 71'minutes
  • 10Parejo
  • 15PérezBooked at 56minsSubstituted forFuego Martínezat 57'minutesBooked at 65mins
  • 20de Paul
  • 17Rodrigo
  • 9Alcácer


  • 4Santos
  • 6Orban
  • 7Negredo
  • 11Piatti
  • 12Barbosa da Silva
  • 18Fuego Martínez
  • 25Ryan
Alejandro José Hernández Hernández

Match Stats

Home TeamReal SociedadAway TeamValencia
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Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Real Sociedad 2, Valencia CF 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Real Sociedad 2, Valencia CF 0.

  3. Booking

    Héctor (Real Sociedad) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Héctor (Real Sociedad).

  5. Post update

    Shkodran Mustafi (Valencia CF) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Carlos Martínez (Real Sociedad).

  7. Post update

    Rodrigo de Paul (Valencia CF) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Markel Bergara (Real Sociedad).

  9. Post update

    Javi Fuego (Valencia CF) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Real Sociedad. Zaldúa replaces Bruma.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Real Sociedad. Conceded by Lucas Orban.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Real Sociedad. Conceded by Antonio Barragán.

  13. Post update

    Bruma (Real Sociedad) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Javi Fuego (Valencia CF).

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Real Sociedad. Héctor replaces Jonathas.

  16. Post update

    Jonathas (Real Sociedad) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Shkodran Mustafi (Valencia CF).

  18. Post update

    Foul by Jonathas (Real Sociedad).

  19. Post update

    Daniel Parejo (Valencia CF) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Goal!

    Goal! Real Sociedad 2, Valencia CF 0. Jonathas (Real Sociedad) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Carlos Martínez with a cross.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Sunday 10th January 2016

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