Real Madrid won the first piece of silverware available in Spanish football this season, defeating Athletic Bilbao 2-0 at the King Abdullah Sports City stadium in Jeddah to win the Supercopa de Espana for the 12th time. Real Madrid dominated proceedings from the start, with Casemiro, Toni Kroos, and Luka Modri, the ever-experienced midfield trio, dominating possession and dictating play with class.
Athletic Bilbao to face Real Madrid in Spanish Super Cup Final as they aim to win back-to-back title
Athletic Bilbao came from behind to beat Atlético Madrid 2-1 in the Supercopa de España on Thursday. They will now face Real Madrid in the final as they look to defend the trophy they won last year. Given Atlético’s underwhelming La Liga form that continued with a 2-2 draw at Villarreal on Sunday, the tournament’s Saudi Arabian setting provided the ‘Rojiblancos’ with the perfect opportunity to forget their domestic failings.
Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Bilbao Spanish Super Cup Semi-Final match prediction, odds, preview, facts, Injuries, suspensions, how to watch. For this Super Cup match, Saudi Arabia will host both La Liga (LL) champions Atlético Madrid and Copa del Rey (CDR) runners-up Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Bilbao versus Real Madrid Real Madrid have won four and drew one in their last five league fixtures. They have also scored thirty-nine goals so far this season and conceded 15 goals. Athletic Bilbao have drawn more than any team in La Liga (9) and given their 16 goals scored this season, they may want a draw but I guess Real Madrid wouldn't let it happen due to their last fixture result.
Here are five selected and analysed matches for Nov 26th 2021. Ghana premier league match week 5. Legon Cities versus Aduana Stars Legon Cities are on the 8th position with 5 points in the Ghana premier league and now facing Aduana Stars Wich are 15th position with zero wins 3 draws and 1 loose.
Athletic Bilbao v Cadiz In great form in recent weeks, Athletic Bilbao expects to continue its good streak when receiving Cadiz CF. Athletic Bilbao have the joint best defence in La Liga after conceding just seven goals in their opening eleven games. Athletic are on a five game unbeaten run in La Liga and have won three of their last four home games.
Following comments made by Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams in relation to Nationality switch, some Ghanaians have descended heavily on the player. Ghana, over the years has been going after Inaki Williams to play for the Senior National team. There have been situations where some contacts have been made to convince the 27-year old striker.
Barcelona were unable to pick the 3 maximum points in their second game of the season after they were held by a stubborn Athletic Bilbao side at San Mames yesterday. Athletic Bilbao broke the deadlock few minutes into the second half after Inigo Martinez met Iker Muniain's corner with a powerful header, however Barcelona summer signing, Memphis Depay equalized in the 75th minutes resulting in a 1-1 scoreline after Juan Martinez Munuera blew the final whistle.
Barcelona played its first friendly match on 8 December 1899 against the English colony in Barcelona in the old velodrome in Bonanova Initially, Barcelona played against other local clubs in various Catalan tournaments. In 1929, the club became one of the founding members of La Liga Spain's first truly national league, and has since achieved the distinction of being one of only three clubs to have never been relegated, along with Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao.
Barcelona seems to be gaining back momentum as of late considering their performances and recent results. The Catalan club has been struggling in most of their matches and they have dropped a lot of points in the process, and this has caused them to stand still in the second position below league leaders Atletico Madrid. Yesterday, the Blaugrana team played against Athletic Bilbao, and despite how tough the match was Barcelona was able to come through by winning 2-1 courtesy of a goal scored by Lionel Messi
The 28-year-old said he does not feel a hundred percent Ghanaian. That is why he chose not to play for Ghana, despite being sidelined by Spain as well. He has featured in only one game for the Spain national team in a friendly against Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2016.
As we all know Barcelona is out of the champions League and are 3rd on the Laliga Table after their 2-1 lose to Real Madrid.So Winning the Copa Del Rey is a 100% sure win for Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao is going head to head with Barcelona starting on at Estadio de la Cartuja stadium, Seville city, Spain.
At the point when Eden Hazard joined Real Madrid from Chelsea for €100 million in 2019, many trusted it would sling him to the following level. The Belgian had burned through seven seasons at Stamford Bridge and set up himself as probably the best part in the Premier League. However, to build up himself as perhaps the best part on the planet - and rival Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo - he required a transition to either Real Madrid or Barcelona. Genuine came calling and everybody was eager to see
Once a source of all positive news, Lionel Messi has become a controversial figure at Barcelona owing to his reported departure from the club. Strongly linked with Manchester City in the summer of 2020, Messi was forced to stay against his will by none other than Josep Maria Bartomeu. It was clear that the club captain was not happy with this and it reflected in his performances on the pitch. Messi took till early November to score his first goal from open play in the season in the 5-2 demolition of Real Betis
Athletic Bilbao vrs Barcelona Spain Copa del Rey Date: Saturday 17 April 2021 Kick-Off at 20:30 Venue: Estadio Olimpico de Sevilla Marcelino rested his main players in the last weekend’s goalless draw to Deportivo Alaves on the home patch.It will be very interesting to see whether Los Leones will find a way to improve their horrendous attacking form here as they scored no more than two goals in the last five outings in all competitions.
Barcelona wonderkid Ansumane Fati has made a recent post purportedly intended to mock Barcelona's arch rivals Real Madrid. Real Madrid suffered a disturbing defeat yesterday against Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish super cup semi-finals. The match ended in a shocking 1-2 defeat which implies the Los Blancos are out of the competition and unable to win it consecutively. Ansumane Viera Fati intentionally posted the scoreline of yesterday's game between Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao on his official page which ignited
Bilbao are one of the top performing teams in the Spanish top flight while Alaves have been usual suspects to finish in the bottom most tier for the past few seasons. More over the former also have the better head to head record over the years. Likely expect a win for the Basque club this Friday.
The Spanish laliga match returned to action today, and in today's matches, all eyes were on the match between Atletico Madrid vs Cadiz and that of Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao. Yesterday, Real Madrid suffered a huge defeat in the hands of Levante away from home as they played 2-1 in Levante's favor. So today, Atletico Madrid played earlier and was able to win 4-2 against Cadiz. However, the last match of the day which was Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao is dubbed to be a tough tie no knowing fully well that Barcelona
Barcelona was not in good shape at the start of the La Liga season, and the players are still trying to figure out who they are, possibly due to the new coach and other factors.
Barcelona will face Athletic Bilbao in the finals of the Copa de Rey this Saturday. Barcelona overturned a two goal deficit to reach the Copa de Rey finals by beating Sevilla in the semi finals second leg on Wednesday. Barcelona lost the first leg by 2-0 in Andalusia, Barca fought back to win 3-0 at the Camp Nou and go through, though it took a missed penalty, a scintillating stoppage time equaliser, extra time, nine yellow cards and two red cards to get to the finals. It was the second time Barcelona had beaten