05 February 2012

Barça – Real Sociedad: Match Stats

  • Thiago Alcántara has now made 50 senior appearances. 31 in La Liga, 5 in the Champions League, 10 in the Cup, 2 in the Spanish Super Cup and 2 in the World Club Cup.
  • He's scored a total of 7 goals, (4 in the league and 3 in the Cup).
  • He had the best pass completion rate against Real Sociedad: 89/98
  • Barça broke a run of three consecutive draws
  • The match showcased a lot of home-grown talent, with Barça starting with 8 players from the academy and Real 9.
  • Real Sociedad have not won in the Camp Nou for 21 years.
  • Barça had 70% of the possession and more than trebled the number of passes made by Real - 713 to 227.
  • Barça produced 18 attempts on goal compared to Real's 8.
  • Mascherano (19) and Adriano (15) topped the ball recovery rankings. (via FCBarcelona.cat)