Real Madrid will not defend their 2020 Spanish Supercup title after losing 1-2 to Athletic Bilbao in the Semifinal this Thursday. Marco Asensio talked to the press and discussed the disappointing loss the game. They started very well and made it hard for us, especially at the beginning.
Zinedine Zidane said missing out on a Supercopa de Espana final showdown with Barcelona was not a failure for Real Madrid after they were beaten 2-1 by Athletic Bilbao. Raul Garcia's first-half double was enough to knock the holders out and end their nine-match unbeaten run at La Rosaleda on Thursday. Karim Benzema's 13th goal of the season gave Los Blancos hope after Marco Asensio hit the woodwork twice, but the Basque side held on to secure only a second win over the La Liga champions in 23 ma...
Under Garitano, Muniain never found his place in Athletic’s simpler long ball attack, but one would expect him to be a key player for Marcelino’s short passing circuit. Marcelino’s Tactics Against Barcelona Last week’s league game against Barcelona gives us some ideas of how Marcelino will rework Athletic’s offense. Marcelino moved Williams from the right winger role he had under Garitano back to a central striker role.
|Champions League (League Winners): Atlético de Madrid|
|Champions League (League Position): Real Madrid, Barcelona, Villarreal|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Real Sociedad, Sevilla, Granada CF|
|Relegation (League Position): Elche, Osasuna, Huesca|