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Xabi Prieto's second-half goal ensured Real Sociedad returned to winning ways in the Primera Division on Saturday evening.
Prieto headed home the game's only goal at the Anoeta to see off Basque neighbours Eibar 1-0 and earn David Moyes' side a welcome three points after last weekend's late home loss at the hands of Rayo Vallecano.
The result lifted Sociedad to 11th place, and left Eibar eight.
Sociedad started brightly and mustered the better of the early chances.
Prieto headed Carlos Vela's free-kick...
Former Manchester United striker Manucho struck late for Rayo Vallecano to inflict a first home defeat on Real Sociedad manager David Moyes.
Paco Jemez's side had been the second-best team for large periods of the game but the Angola international headed in a corner in the 81st minute to give the Madrid side a second win in three matches.
The fact his side had performed well will be scant consolation for Moyes, however, and after eight league games in charge of the Basque outfit the former Manchester...
Real Sociedad coach David Moyes was given a two-match touchline ban on Friday after he was sent to the stands as his side were knocked out of the Copa del Rey this week.
Moyes was dismissed by referee Carlos Velasco Carballo on Wednesday after gesturing that the official needed glasses, and was seen accepting the offer of a crisp from a fan after climbing into the stands to watch the rest of the 2-2 draw against Villarreal.
But his actions have proven costly, with Moyes banned one match for his...
David Moyes turned to the official and did the universal sign for "are you blind, pal?" making a pair of glasses with his hands, lifting them to his face and peering through in disbelief. The referee sent him off. His eyes widened and he turned, jogged across the running track, vaulted over the barrier, and nimbly climbed into the stands where the supporters sat, taking up an empty seat a few rows up from the front. He was still wearing a look that said "that guy, eh," the hint of a smile creeping...