Athletic Club will present the following starting line-up against Real Sociedad: Ainhoa, Marta M., Itziar, Nekane, Tzibi, Iraia, Orueta, Joana, Ibarra, Zuriñe and Erika. On the bench will be: María, Vanessa, L. Zabala, Zarate, Eba, Lorena and Garazi.
Playing for Real Sociedad will be: Leire Aizpuru, Evelyn, Leire Landa, Itsaso, Esti, Oihana, Aintzane, Maite, Itxaso, Larraitz and Laura. On the bench are: Ainhoa, Eli, Maialen, Nahikari, Ana and Naiara.
The referee is Sagues Oscoz, with Rezola and Gabilondo as assistants
Accompanying the team is the Ladies’ team President, Juan Manuel Delgado and Sandra Aurtenetxe.
16:19 MATCH KICKS-OFF
(05′) Long centre to Eli Ibarra, who controls it but her cross hits the post.
(08′) Long range attempt by Tzibi, but misses wide
(13′) Erika’s goal disallowed due to previous foul on Real’s goalie
17:19 SECOND HALF
(49′) GOOOAAAL! 0-1. Erika with a through ball down the left, she outruns the last defender to score the goal.
(54′) Centre shot that barely misses high over the rojiblanca goal
(60′) Double substitution Athletic Club: Vanessa and Eba substitute Zuriñe and Nekane
(62′) High header by Itziar coming out of a corner
(67′) Tzibi deflects to corner a dead ball in the area that a local player almost got to shoot on goal
(70′) Vanessa kicks the foul, very tight, and Leire deflects to corner.
(71′) Substitution Real Sociedad: Maialen substitutes Itxaso
(75′) Substitution Real Sociedad: Ainhoa substitutes Esti
(84′) High shot by Aintzane
(87′) Substitution Athletic Club: L. Zabala substitutes Ibarra
(90′) Substitution Athletic Club: Garazi substitutes Erika
(90′) Itziar booked with yellow card
(90′) Foul kick which Ainhoa deflects to corner with her feet
Lionesses suffer injury-time defeat against Real Betis
The Lionesses come back to Bilbao without a point after conceding an injury-time goal in Seville
Ane Azkona given the all-clear
The Athletic striker is back to full fitness
A two-week break for Athletic Club Women
Iturregi’s lionesses won’t be in Primera Iberdrola action until February 27
Lucía García called up to Spanish national team
The forward is in the squad for the two upcoming Euro 2022 qualifying fixtures
The Lionesses fall to narrow defeat in Madrid
The Lionesses deserved more after a much improved second-half performance
Athletic Club Women back to winning ways
Oguiza goals either side of a Nekane strike see Athletic ease to a 3-0 win over RCD Espanyol
Irene Oguiza: a long road to recovery
The young footballer suffered a serious injury in February 2020, only a short while after her first-team debut
Back to normality for the Lionesses
Iraia Iturregi’s players are preparing to face Espanyol on Sunday after spending time in compulsory quarantine
Athletic Club Women vs Real Betis postponed
The RFEF has called off this Sunday’s Primera Iberdrola match
One point for the Lionesses after last-minute own goal
A cruel end to the match sees Athletic pick up a point in Badajoz