The match played in Olaranbe was amusing, above all in its first half. Heynckes used the match to see the young cubs.
Aurrera: Urtzi (Ibrahim, 46); David, Goio (Jon Díez, 46), Olabe (Aitor, 46), Altuna, Pedro, Tato (Txetxu, 29) Kiko, Iñigo (Mimentza, 46), Egoitz (Mendaza, 46), Álvaro (Iñigo, 75).
Athletic Club: Lafuente; Felipe, Aito Ocio (Burgueña, 71), Oscar Vales, Del Horno (Javi González, 46) Urrutia (Alaña, 46) Gurpegi; Karanka (Tiko, 66), Guerrero (Arriaga, 46), Ezquerro; Aduriz.
0-1 (53) Karanka 1-1 (87) Vélez
Referee: Jorge Bravo (Álava). Yellow card to Del Horno.
Valverde: "We have to keep this up"
The boss was pleased after Athletic's win but insisted there is no time to rest on our laurels with fixtures coming thick and fast
Ruiz de Galarreta medical report
The central midfielder had to be subbed off during our match against Deportivo Alavés
Athletic unstoppable at Mendizorrotza
Goals from Iñaki Williams and Sancet tie up impressive victory of Los Leones
Match Pack: Deportivo Alavés vs Athletic Club (LaLiga MD6)
The Zurigorri are looking keep this good run going and consolidate their place at the top end of the table
Squad List: Deportivo Alavés vs Athletic Club (LaLiga MD6)
Ernesto Valverde has called up 23 players for Friday's clash at Mendizorrotza
Valverde: “We have a lot to play for against Alavés”
The boss urged his Lions to "keep grafting" as they get set to face Deportivo Alavés at Mendizorrotza on Friday night (21:00 CEST)
Peña Mikel Vesga opened in Vitoria-Gasteiz
Our midfielder's family and friends have established a new meeting point for Athletic fans in the city
Global TV Guide: Deportivo Alavés vs Athletic Club (LaLiga MD6)
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Spectacular celebration for new San Mamés' 10th anniversary
The team and fans came together to celebrate a great victory on the day the current Cathedral turned 10 years old
Yeray: "We want our fans to be excited"
The central defender, fresh back from injury, says the players are determined to keep their good form going