With this win, Real Madrid on 39 points, are eight points clear of second-placed Sevilla in the La Liga 2021-22 table. Barcelone remain seventh with 23 points. It was also Barca's first loss in the La Liga since Xavi took over.
Real Sociedad lead the La Liga table with 25 points while Athletic Bilbao sit in the eighth place with 18 points on board.
With this draw, Atletico Madrid are at sixth spot in La Liga with 19 points from 10 games. Atletico coach Diego Simeone was also sent off with two yellow cards for complaining to the referee.
The victory moved Sociedad three points clear of Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, who had their games this weekend postponed.
Barcelona's first season without Messi in 17 years started with a 4-2 win over Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Sunday
Barcelona will be in focus in their opening match of Spanish League against Real Sociedad. Catch match details, likely XIs here
Yannick Carrasco and Angel Correa were on target as Atletico Madrid put the pressure on their title rivals by overcoming Real Sociedad
Oyarzabal's second-half penalty was decisive in the first all-Basque Copa del Rey final since 1927, as Real Sociedad beat Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Bilbao, a club for whom loyalty is king, will seek to reward their faithful stars with a historic Copa del Rey double
The delayed Copa del Rey final sees Athletic Bilbao up against Real Sociedad, two parts of a unique rivalry. Check match and telecast details
Alonso's immediate future has been decided, with the former Liverpool, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich star signing a new contract with Real Sociedad.
Barcelona's demolition of Real Sociedad delighted Ronald Koeman as they marked the coach's birthday with their best display of the season
Barcelona closed back to within four points of La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid with a comprehensive win over Real Sociedad
He is Manchester United's youngest ever player in European competition and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects big things for Shola Shoretire.
Mikel Oyarzabal missed an early penalty for Real Sociedad as Manchester United sealed a 4-0 aggregate win in the Europa League last 32.
Manchester United took a big step to the last 16 of the Europa League after an impressive victory over Real Sociedad in Turin.
Manchester United will be without Paul Pogba for the rest of the month, as he still needs a few weeks to recover from a thigh issue.
Coronavirus restrictions relating to travellers from the UK continue to force changes to the Champions League and Europa League schedule
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
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