Omonia 0-2 Real Sociedad: The White and Blues leave GSP Stadium with all 3 points

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Omonia on home loss to Real Sociedad at GSP Stadium on Thursday. Omonia arrived at the match looking to pick up more points after losing 1-0 to Manchester United in their previous fixture. Real were coming from consecutive wins against Sheriff Tiraspol and Sheriff Tiraspol. Omonia are now in 4th place, with 0 points from 5 matches, while Real sit in 1st, with 15 points from 5.

Real started the match strongly, when Robert Navarro found the net just before half-time, saw out the first half 1-0.

The White and Blues continued to apply pressure in the second period and were rewarded, with a goal from Brais Mendez on the 60 minute mark. When the final whistle blew, the result was 2-0 to Real.

Substitutions for Omonia included Fotis Papoulis, Hector Yuste, Karim Ansarifard, Ioannis Kousoulos and Nikolas Panagiotou for Brandon Barker, Nemanja Miletic, Bruno, Charalambos Charalambous and Adam Matthews, respectively. Real brought on Pablo Marin, Brais Mendez, Aritz Aranbarri, Jon Magunacelaya and Benat Turrientes for Take, Mikel Merino, Diego Rico Salguero, Jon Karrikaburu and Illarramendi.

There were bookings for Charalambos Charalambous, Fotis Papoulis and Moreto Cassama from Omonia. For Real, Illarramendi and Brais Mendez saw yellow.

Omonia will play away against Sheriff Tiraspol, while Real will face Manchester United at home.

Technical card:
Omonia Nicosia:Francis Uzoho, Adam Matthews (Nikolas Panagiotou, min.80), Adam Lang, Nemanja Miletic (Hector Yuste, min.64), Jan Lecjaks, Charalambos Charalambous (Ioannis Kousoulos, min.72), Roman Bezus, Moreto Cassama, Andronikos Kakoullis, Bruno (Karim Ansarifard, min.64) and Brandon Barker (Fotis Papoulis, min.46)
Real Sociedad:Alex Remiro, Aritz Elustondo, Jon Pacheco, Igor Zubeldia, Diego Rico Salguero (Aritz Aranbarri, min.70), Robert Navarro, Illarramendi (Benat Turrientes, min.80), Ander Guevara, Mikel Merino (Brais Mendez, min.46), Take (Pablo Marin, min.46) and Jon Karrikaburu (Jon Magunacelaya, min.70)
Stadium:GSP Stadium
Goals:Robert Navarro (0-1, min. 45) and Brais Mendez (0-2, min. 60)