Barcelona returned to winning ways on Wednesday night at Camp Nou coming from behind against league leaders Real Sociedad in a 2-1 victory.

La Real took the lead, with Willian Jose tucking in from close range in the 27th minute, but an inspired Jordi Alba performance rallied Barça, with him scoring and turning provider for Frenkie de Jong to give Barça the lead before half-time.

First goal of the season for @DeJongFrenkie21 — and the game-winner!!! ???

— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) December 16, 2020

In the second half both teams came close to bagging another goal on many occasions but in the end, the Catalans held out to earn an important win.

The victory for Barcelona sees Ronald Koeman’s team climb up to fifth in the table, with La Real being knocked off the top via goal difference.

Jordi Alba scored his first goal of the season | David Ramos/Getty Images

2. Midfielders

Barely 18-years-old, Pedri looks like a star on the rise | LLUIS GENE/Getty Images
A shocked Griezmann wondering how he missed | LLUIS GENE/Getty Images

4. Substitutes

Pjanic came off the bench in place of the injured Pedri | LLUIS GENE/Getty Images

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