Athletic Club has lost 1-3 against Sevilla FC in the first leg of the round of 16 of the Cup, held in San Mames. Mikel San Jose has scored the only goal of the team, while Nolito, Silva and Ben Yedder have scored the ones of the visitors.
There was no luck in the home debut for our new president, Aitor Elizegi, and the Cup classification is getting very uphill.
Despite athletic started to lead the encounter, the zurigorri team had not been able to take advantage of this supperiority and the rival has been lethal in most of their approaches.
The fact of scoring in the first minutes of the match has give Sevilla FC more space, but the 0-1 in the break was excessive prize, even more taking into consideration that the vagaries of the VAR had been negative for our team and that in the same play in which a goal from Aduriz was annulled, he has also felt pains caused by a previous blow.
In the second half, the tie has arrived thanks to header of San Jose from a corner kick by Susaeta. The second goals was closed but Sevilla was faster and in an isolated and accurate play the visiting team has scored the third and last goal of the match. Since that moment on, the superiority has been Andalusian.
It is now time to learn about this match, and focus on the one coming.
DANI GARCÍA: “I have good expectations for this year”
Dani García has talked to the media in Germany
Klosterhof, perfect for further preparation
The Athletic Club expedition arrived yesterday at the Hotel Klosterpforte in the German region of Marienfeld and has already created the perfect atmosphere for a week of work.
Subscribe Gazte Abonoa! Together, farther
With the ending of the renovations of Gazte Abonoa, the process of new registrations for the youngest athleticzales is set in motion.
Work plan until 28th july
Athletic Club’s first staff has planned the following work plan until July 28 susceptible to last minute changes.
RAÚL GARCÍA: “My commitment to the Club is total”
Raúl García, Athletic player, renews with Athletic until 2021 without termination clause.
Extension of Raúl García’s contract
The player Raúl García has prolonged his association with Athletic Club until 30 June 2021….
Call-up for Germany
Gaizka Garitano has called up 30 players who will travel to the German concentration.
Great victory to open the preseason
Triumph of Garitano’s team by 1-6 against Arenas in Getxo in a notable second half.
Minute of silence for Koldo Aguirre in Fadura
The match between Arenas Club and Athletic Club will maintain a solemn minute of silence for the recently deceased player Koldo Aguirre.
Yeray Álvarez: “I’m very lucky. It’s a real pride.”
Yeray Álvarez, Athletic Club player, renews until 2026