In the match played this Wednesday for the date 21 of Spain – LaLiga Santander 2021-2022, the Txuri-urdines took the three points against the Bermellones. The goals for the visitor were made by David Silva (34′ 1T) and Mikel Merino (16′ 2T).
Mikel Merino was close to increasing the difference in the 66th minute of the second half, but his shot hit one of the posts.
Mikel Merino had a great performance. The Real Sociedad midfielder scored 1 goal, made 39 correct passes, stole 3 balls and was encouraged to kick 3 times.
David Silva also had a good performance. The Real Sociedad midfielder scored 1 goal, made 50 correct passes, stole 2 balls and was encouraged to kick 2 times.
The midfielder Amath Ndiaye from Mallorca threw a pipe and filtered the ball between the legs of the midfielder Portu from Real Sociedad in the 57th minute of the second stage.
It was a game with many fouls and numerous interruptions. There were 2 cautioned: Mikel Merino and Alex Remiro.
The DT of Mallorca, Luis García, presented a tactical arrangement 4-5-1 with Sergio Rico in the goal; Pablo Maffeo, Martin Valjent, Antonio Raíllo and Brian Oliván in the defensive line; Antonio Sánchez, Salva Sevilla, Dani Rodríguez, Takefusa Kubo and Amath Ndiaye in the middle; and Vedat Muriqi in attack.
For its part, Imanol Alguacil’s team came out with a 4-5-1 tactical arrangement with Alex Remiro under the three posts; Aritz Elustondo, Robin Le Normand, Jon Pacheco and Andoni Gorosabel in defense; Ander Guevara, Mikel Merino, Portu, David Silva and Mikel Oyarzábal in midfield; and Alexander Sorloth up front.
Mario Melero López was in charge of supervising the order of play during the match.
On the next day, the Bermellones will face Villarreal as a visitor, while the Txuri-urdines will play at home against Getafe.
The local team is in sixteenth place with 26 points and 6 wins, while the visitor reached 44 points and is in sixth place in the tournament.