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Barcelona maintain 9-point gap in La Liga following win over Real Sociedad

– Barcelona vs Real Sociedad ended in a 2-1 win in favour of the host at the Nou Camp

– Clement Lenglet and Jordi Alba were the scorers for Barca while Juanmi netted for Sociedad

– Barcelona still maintain their nine-point lead over Atletico Madrid in the La Liga standings

Barcelona vs Real Socided ended in a 2-1 victory for the home side as they recorded their 23rd win in 33 La Liga matches.

Real Sociedad dominated the first half but could not make their opportunities count against the side that dispatched Manchester United in the Champions League in midweek.

Barcelona went ahead just before half time after Ousmane Dembele’s corner was perfectly headed home by Clement Lenglet to make it 1-0.

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But in the 62nd minute, out of nothing, Sociedad equalized courtesy of a defence-splitting pass from Mikel Merino to Juanmi who slid in with the finish to make it 1-1.

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Two minutes later, Barcelona restored their lead with a brilliant right-foot curler from Jorbi Alba who got the assist from Lionel Messi and place the ball into the left-hand corner of keeper to make it 2-1.

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Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Cristiano Ronaldo won his third major league title in Europe and first after the Bianconeri clinched their eight successive Serie A title.

The Old Lady needed a win to emerge champions of Italy as they have an unassailable 17-point lead at the top of the standings and they got it following a 2-1 win.

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