Real Madrid will play 0-0 at halftime in their important clash in La Liga against Real Sociedad

Zinedine Zidane’s side urgently needs a win to close the growing title gap between themselves and Barcelona and Atletico Madrid

The home team struggled to maintain a flow against La Real, however, and there are chances of a premium at either end at Estadio Alfredo di Stefano

Returning Mariano Diaz missed Los Blancos’ best chance yet when he made it into the 22nd Minute planted a free header against the post and Marco Asensio pushed the rebound past the post

Mariano’s header came from Gorosabel and hit the bar before Asensio just placed the rebound on the pictureTwittercom / UQ7wbd9tMq

Real Madrid continued to bear the greater threat before the break Casemiro shot just wide of the target and Luka Modric saved Alex Remiro strongly

Zidane is sure to make changes for the second period, with Rodrygo Goes and Vinicius Junior both being potential options from the bank

Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid

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