Football

Japan star Kubo wins Real Sociedad . debut

31 Aug 2022 | 08:13

21 years old completed after being picked out by Mikel Merino midway through the first half, and the attack proved enough for the Basque team claim all three points.

Kubo moved to San Sebastian last month with a five-year deal from Real Madrid, after never trying to break into the first team at the Santiago Bernabeu. Signed by Madrid from FC Tokyo Aged 18 in 2019, he was loaned to Mallorca, Villarreal and then Getafe, before returning to Mallorca last season. La Real finished sixth in La Liga in the last campaign and will play in the group stage of the Europa League this season.

Defending champion Real Madrid begins title defense go in the newly promoted Almeria after. Barcelona were held to a 0-0 draw of Rayo Vallecano in their opening match at Camp Nou on Saturday.