Athletic Club

Athletic Club

12th La Liga | 6-9-3
  • Goals For
    10th
    21 GF
  • Assists
    8th
    14 A
  • Shots
    9th
    146 Shots
  • Saves
    20th
    30 SAV
  • Asensio: "We're angry and upset because we wanted to reach the Final"
    Managing Madrid

    Asensio: "We're angry and upset because we wanted to reach the Final"

    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.

  • Madrid's Supercopa elimination not a failure
    Sporting News

    Madrid's Supercopa elimination not a failure

    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...

  • Behind Enemy Lines: Athletic Club
    Managing Madrid

    Behind Enemy Lines: Athletic Club

    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.