Amadeo Labarta was a central figure behind the scenes at Real Sociedad for almost 40 years. This is the extraordinary story of the man who literally lived inside a football stadium.
From playing on the beaches of his hometown to captaining the club itself, Xabi Prieto has been a loyal and dedicated servant to Real Sociedad and San Sebastián.
It was the most remarkable of seasons and for thirty-eight years its memory was enshrined in a record. The record has gone but as far as La Real fans are concerned the achievement remains unbeaten.
A pre-match routine tour through Bilbao before a Athletic Club’s big derby game against rivals Real Sociedad.
In perhaps the strangest, most nerve-racking managerial debut of all-time, Wanderlei Luxemburgo first took charge of Real Madrid in a six minute game played against Real Sociedad at the Bernabéu.
In 1989, for the first time in 40 years, Real Sociedad decided that they needed foreign blood to compete. Step forward Liverpool hero John Aldridge.