Markel Bergara

Born: May 5, 1986 (age 31)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Elgoibar, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Midfielder
Team: Real Sociedad (no. 5)
Real Sociedad's Markel Bergara during their Spanish League soccer match against FC Barcelona on January 19, 2013
Career History
Senior2005-Real Sociedad
Sports Mole has 30 articles about Markel Bergara. Articles 1 to 30:
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Result: Real Madrid start new La Liga season with comfortable win
Real Madrid begin their 2016-17 La Liga challenge with a 3-0 win over Real Sociedad at the Anoeta, courtesy of a brace from Gareth Bale and Marco Asensio effort.
Aug 21, 21:11
Luis Suarez asks for quiet after scoring during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Barcelona and Arsenal on March 16, 2016
Team News: Munir El Haddadi in for Luis Suarez
Munir El Haddadi replaces Luis Suarez in the matchday squad for Barcelona's trip to Real Sociedad.
Apr 9, 18:41
Luis Enrique looks on prior to the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Barcelona and Arsenal on March 16, 2016
Preview: Real Sociedad vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between Real Sociedad and leaders Barcelona at the Anoeta.
Apr 8, 13:37
Atletico Madrid's Jackson Martinez vies with Celta Vigo's Nemanja Radoja on January 20, 2016
Result: Atletico held by Celta in Copa del Rey
League leaders Atletico Madrid are held to a goalless draw at Celta Vigo in the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final.
Jan 20, 21:20
Neymar of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad de Futbol at Camp Nou on May 9, 2015
Result: Barcelona retain top spot in La Liga after beating Real Sociedad
Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 2-0 to move five points clear of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga.
May 9, 18:51
Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona competes for the ball with the goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli of Real Sociedad during the La Liga match between Real Sociedad de Futbol and FC Barcelona at Estadio Anoeta on January 4, 2015
Half-Time Report: Barcelona repelled by Real Sociedad
Barcelona are denied a half-time lead as Geromino Rulli make several saves to keep Real Sociedad level at the Camp Nou.
May 9, 17:50
Carlos Vela Garrido of Real Sociedad celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
Result: Real Sociedad too strong for Levante
Real Sociedad secure their first win in seven matches in La Liga, beating Levante 3-0.
May 1, 21:40
Jonathas Cristian de Jesus of Elche FC runs with the ball during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
Result: Elche edge past Real Sociedad
Jonathas scores the only goal of the match as Elche beat Real Sociedad 1-0 in their La Liga clash.
Apr 20, 21:34
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
Team News: Real Sociedad make five changes for Elche trip
David Moyes makes five changes to the Real Sociedad starting lineup ahead of their La Liga match at Elche.
Apr 20, 19:15
Real Sociedad's players celebrate a goal during the Spanish league football match Real Sociedad vs Atletico de Madrid at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on November 9, 2014
Markel Bergara pleased with Real Sociedad form
Real Sociedad midfielder Markel Bergara says that his side have "taken some important steps forward" in the last few weeks.
Mar 25, 18:55
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
David Moyes: 'Injuries no excuse ahead of Basque derby'
Real Sociedad boss David Moyes is not interested in discussing his side's injury problems ahead of the Basque derby against Athletic Bilbao.
Dec 14, 13:08
Real Sociedad's midfielder Xabi Prieto during the Spanish league football match against Athletic Bilbao on January 5, 2014
Result: Valiant Aberdeen effort not enough to save Europa League campaign
A spirited Aberdeen bow out of Europa League qualifying following a 5-2 aggregate defeat to Real Sociedad.
Aug 7, 21:49
Cammy Smith of Aberdeen tackles Graeme Shinnie of Caledonian Thistle during the Scottish Communities League Cup Final at Celtic Park Stadium between Aberdeen and Caledonian Thistle on March 16, 2014
Result: Aberdeen on the brink after Real Sociedad loss
Aberdeen lose 2-0 to Real Sociedad in their third-round Europa League qualifier at the Anoeta Stadium.
Jul 31, 21:36
Villarreal's Mexican forward Giovani Dos Santos celebrates his goal during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Valencia CF at the El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on October 27, 2013
Result: Villarreal claim final Europa League spot with win over Real Sociedad
Villarreal claim the final Europa League spot in La Liga with a 2-1 victory at rivals Real Sociedad.
May 18, 12:55
Real Sociedad's Mexican forward Carlos Vela controls the ball during the Spanish league football match Sevilla FC vs Real Sociedad at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on May 18, 2013
Result: Granada rescue late draw against Real Sociedad
Granada strike deep into stoppage time of the second half to rescue a 1-1 draw against Europa League-chasing Real Sociedad this evening.
May 5, 22:56
Antoine Griezmann of Real Sociedad de Futbol scores his team's second goal during the La Liga match between Real Sociedad de Futbol and UD Almeria at Estadio Anoeta on October 27, 2013
Result: Almeria strike late to beat Real Sociedad in seven-goal thriller
Almeria move out of the bottom three in La Liga courtesy of a dramatic late 4-3 win over Real Sociedad this evening.
Mar 24, 22:52
Real Sociedad's French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Sociedad vs FC Barcelona at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on February 22, 2014
Markel Bergara: 'Complicated to finish fourth'
Real Sociedad midfielder Markel Bergara concedes that it will be "complicated" for the club to finish in the top four this season.
Mar 3, 18:56
Real Sociedad players celebrate after Carlos Vela gives them the lead against Lyon on August 28, 2013
Markel Bergara calls for focus
Real Sociedad midfielder Markel Bergara says that his side will have to be at their best to overcome Villarreal in Thursday's Copa del Rey quarter-final.
Jan 7, 15:41
Real Sociedad players celebrate after Carlos Vela gives them the lead against Lyon on August 28, 2013
Result: Real Sociedad go fifth with Granada win
Carlos Vela scores twice as Real Sociedad defeat Granada 3-1 away from home in La Liga.
Dec 21, 22:52
Real Sociedad's Mexican forward Carlos Vela controls the ball during the Spanish league football match Sevilla FC vs Real Sociedad at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on May 18, 2013
Result: Carlos Vela masterclass hands Real Sociedad late victory
Carlos Vela scores all four goals in Real Sociedad's 4-3 victory over Celta Vigo in La Liga.
Nov 23, 18:55
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with Real Madrid's Welsh striker Gareth Bale after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad on November 9, 2013
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 5-1 Real Sociedad
Sports Mole dissects the action as Real Madrid record a 5-1 win over Real Sociedad.
Nov 9, 17:19
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his third goal during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 9, 2013
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick leads Real Madrid to victory
Cristiano Ronaldo scores a hat-trick as Real Madrid beat Real Sociedad 5-1 in La Liga.
Nov 9, 16:50
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with Real Madrid's Welsh striker Gareth Bale after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad on November 9, 2013
Half-Time Report: Real Madrid in control at Bernabeu
Real Madrid score four goals in the first half in their La Liga match with Real Sociedad at the Bernabeu.
Nov 9, 15:48
Manchester United's Ashley Young in action against Bayer Leverkusen during their Champions League group match on September 17, 2013
David Moyes avoids Ashley Young criticism
Manchester United manager David Moyes avoids criticising winger Ashley Young amid reports that he dived during United's goalless draw with Real Sociedad.
Nov 6, 08:35
Manchester United's Ashley Young in action against Bayer Leverkusen during their Champions League group match on September 17, 2013
Ray Wilkins angered by Ashley Young
Former England midfielder Ray Wilkins slams Manchester United winger Ashley Young for a perceived dive against Real Sociedad in the Champions League.
Nov 6, 07:40
Robin van Persie of Manchester United fails to score from the penalty spot during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Real Sociedad de Futbol and Manchester United at Estadio Anoeta on November 5, 2013
Result: Real Sociedad hold Manchester United to goalless draw
Real Sociedad hold Manchester United to a goalless draw in their Champions League Group A match this evening.
Nov 5, 21:40
Real Sociedad players celebrate after Carlos Vela gives them the lead against Lyon on August 28, 2013
Preview: Real Sociedad vs. Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole previews Sunday's La Liga clash between Real Sociedad and Atletico Madrid.
Aug 30, 17:20
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Half-Time Report: Goalless between Atletico Madrid, Real Sociedad
Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad finish the first half goalless in tonight's La Liga encounter at the Vicente Calderon.
Mar 10, 20:45
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Preview: Granada vs. Real Sociedad
Sports Mole looks at Real Sociedad's trip to struggling Granada in La Liga on Saturday.
Dec 13, 23:40
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Preview: Real Valladolid vs. Real Sociedad
Sports Mole looks ahead to Monday's La Liga encounter between Real Valladolid and Real Sociedad.
Oct 28, 10:51



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Real Madrid11003033
2Barcelona11002023
3Real Sociedad11003213
4EibarEibar11001013
5Leganes11001013
6Levante11001013
7Valencia11001013
8Atletico MadridAtletico10102201
9GironaGirona10102201
10Espanyol10101101
11Sevilla10101101
12Athletic Bilbao10100001
13Getafe10100001
14Celta Vigo100123-10
15AlavesAlaves100101-10
16Las PalmasLas Palmas100101-10
17Malaga100101-10
18Villarreal100101-10
19Real Betis100102-20
20Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo100103-30