Super Eagles star Umar Sadiq scores on his debut as Real Sociedad held Atletico Madrid to a 1-1 score draw in the La Liga encounter at Reale Seguros Stadium.

Deigo Simone’s side enjoyed an impressive start and got the opener early when former Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata scored from a rebound in the fifth minute.

Morata extends Atletico Madrid’s lead in the 32nd minute but his goal was disallowed following the intervention of the Video Assistant Referee due to a handball by Joao Felix in the build-up.

Sadiq, making his debut at La Real after signing from Almeria on Thursday deadline day Sadiq netted an equaliser with a close-range header in the 55th minute.

Atletico and Real Sociedad sit sixth and eighth in the LaLiga standings on seven points each, five behind leaders Real Madrid.

Sadiq now has three goals from four La Liga Santander games this season.






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