Athletic Club’s starting eleven line up against P.Zaragoza: Ainhoa, Vanessa, L.Zabala, Marta M., Itziar, I.Murua, Iraia, Joana, Ibarra, Zuriñe and Erika.
On the bench awaiting an opportunity: María, Nekane, Zarate, Eba, Lorena, M.Padilla and Nerea.
On behalf of the visitors: Andreia, Silvia Andreu, Leti, Vero, Silvia Meseguer, Vicky, Jessi, Julia Vera, Mariela and Joana. On the bench: Ana, Emili, Charo, Marta and Raquel.
Referee Piñeiro, with the help of Pérez Calvo and Azcuenaga.
17:04 THE ENCOUNTER KICKS OFF
(03′) Lateral foul which is taken by Ibarra and repelled by the visiting goalie.
(04′) 1-0. GOOOOOOAAAL! Ball put into play by Joana, combed by a Red-White player and Eli Ibarra finishes it off and the ball finds the back of the net.
(25′) Erika wrangles with an opponent, speeds off and her shot at goal is deflected by Andreia with difficulty.
(38′) The referee Mr Piñeiro, who is doing a calamitous job, gives a yellow card to Erika and sends Jokin Zamorano, Athletic Goalkeepers’ Coach, off.
17:50 END OF THE FIRST HALF
18:08 SECOND HALF GETS UNDERWAY
(50′) A perfect pass by Iraia to Erika whose crossed shot at goal misses just scraping past the post.
(55′) A magnificent foul shot taken by Erika goes over the barrier and the ball hits the post, which had flown past the goalkeeper without going in beforehand.
(66′) Yellow card to Vicky.
(68′) Change made by Athletic Club: Nekane in for Zuriñe.
(69′) An opportunity for Irune who’s unable to score between the posts.
(77′) 2-0. GOOOOOOAAAL! A perfect pass from Nekane to Ibarra which is far out of the visiting goalie’s reach.
(78′) Change made by Athletic Club: Zarate steps in for L.Zabala.
(81′) 2-1. Vero hammers the ball into the back of the net.
(82′) Change made by Athletic Club: Nerea replaces Erika.
(84′) Yellow card for Laura.
(87′) Mr Piñeiro expels Prainsa’s physical trainer.
(90′) Yellow card to Joana.
(92′) Yellow card to Iraia.
END OF THE MATCH
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