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Five talking points from Real Madrid 3-1 Real Sociedad

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Real Madrid fought back from a goal down to defeat Real Sociedad 3-1 and stay joint-La Liga leaders with Barcelona on Saturday.

Following Barcelona’s 2-1 La Liga win over Leganes, Real Madrid had to come up with a quick response against Sociedad.

But the visitors weren’t willing to leave empty-handed, with Willian Jose handing them a shock second-minute lead. It suddenly put Real Madrid on the back foot as Sociedad chased an unlikely win.

Although their lead lasted only 35 minutes once Karim Benzema struck for Los Blancos. 

Federico Valverde’s deflected shot then put the hosts into a second-half lead before Luka Modric sealed all three points in the final 16 minutes.

Now we give you talking points from Real Madrid’s 3-1 win over Sociedad.