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ATHLETIC CLUB RECORDS
Athletic Club holds various records -both team and individual- obtained throughout its history, some of which still stand. These are some of the most notable:
  • One of the three clubs that have only played in Primera División, along with FC Barcelona and Real Madrid.
  • First team to be permanently awarded the original LaLiga trophy.
  • Unbeaten LaLiga campaign. 1929-30. (Joint record).
  • Record for biggest LaLiga win. Athletic Club 12-1 Barcelona. 1930-31.
  • Record for most goals in a LaLiga match, 14. Athletic Club 9-5 Racing. 1932-33.
  • Record for most goals scored in a LaLiga match as an away side, Osasuna 1-8 Athletic. 1958-59. (Joint record)
  • Highest-scoring LaLiga draw, Atlético 6-6 Athletic (1949-50).
  • Best goalscoring average (as a percentage) at home during a season, with 5.44 goals per match in 1930-31.
  • Best goalscoring average (as a percentage) in away fixtures during a season, with 3.11 goals per match in 1932-33.
  • Best goalscoring average (as a percentage) in a single season, with 4.06 goals per match in 1930-31.
  • Most away victories (as a percentage) in a season with 8 out of 9. 89% in 1932-33.
  • Biggest number of away points (percentage) in one season with 16 out of 18, 89%, in 1932-33.
  • Of the current Primera División teams, heaviest defeats inflicted at home on Barcelona, Betis, Espanyol, Sporting, (Zaragoza, Tenerife, Salamanca, Merida, Lleida and Celta).
  • Of the current Primera División teams, heaviest Liga defeats inflicted away on Barcelona (0-6), Real Madrid (0-6) and Osasuna (1-8).
  • Player with most goals scored in a LaLiga match (Bata with seven goals, Athletic Club 12-1 Barcelona. 1930-31) (Joint record).
  • Top goalscorer in LaLiga most times (Telmo Zarra, six seasons).
  • Twenty-four times Copa Champions (Joint record).
  • Four Copa del Rey trophies offered in perpetuity (Joint record).
  • Player with most Copa final wins (Gainza, with seven).
  • Players with most Copa finals played (Gainza and Jose Mari Belauste with 9).
  • All-time leading goalscorer in the history of the Copa, Zarra with 81.
  • Player with most goals cored in a Copa match (Gainza with eight). (Athletic 12-1 Celta. 1946-47 Season.).
  • Player with most Copa matches: Gainza 99.