Wednesday August 17th, 2016

Real Madrid and Real Sociedad meet Sunday as La Liga opens 2016–17 play.

Madrid finished second last season to Barcelona and begins another quest to unseat its rivals with a match against Sociedad, which finished ninth in the league in 2015–16.

The favorite will be without Karim Benzema, who continues his recovery from a hip injury, in addition to Luka Modric, Keylor Navas and star forward Cristiano Ronaldo. Gareth Bale will lead the team after a strong Euro showing for Wales.

Real Madrid has won the Champions League two of the last three seasons, but hasn't won La Liga since 2011-12. 

Find out how to watch below.

How to watch

Time: 2:15 p.m. ET

Channel: BeIn Sports

Live stream: You can see Real Madrid–Real Sociedad and other La Liga matches in Spanish and English on Fubo TV. Sign up now for a 24-hour free trial. 

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