Athletic Club’s starting eleven line up against Zalla: Raúl, Zubiaurre, Casas, Prieto, Del Horno, Murillo,…
Athletic Club’s starting eleven line up against Zalla: Raúl, Zubiaurre, Casas, Prieto, Del Horno, Murillo, Julen Goñi, Iturraspe, Ismael López, David López and Garmendia. On the bench: Larrea, Iago, Soberon, Muniain and Ramos.
On behalf of Zalla: Zinkunegi, Alberto, Cefe, Azpillaga, Willy, Rekagorri, Eleder, Galder, Álex Pérez, Txolo and Steven. On the bench: Fernández, Crespo, Egoitz, Raúl, David, Asier, Isaac, Josu and Andoni.
Referee; Salguero Castillero.
(2′) Julen Goñi, header, misses.
(10′) 0-1. Julen Goñi down the right and fires away beating Zinkunegi.
(12′) 0-2. Shot to the centre by Julen Goñi from the right wing and Ismael, who’s alone, sends it to the back of the net.
(15′) Garmendia with his heel, out.
(19′) A Prieto header is deflected by Zinkunegi.
(36′) Goñi, alone, shot goes astray.
(44′) Willy, header, misses.
(47′) 0-3. Aitor Ramos
(56′) 1-3. Galder, from a foul.
(59′) 1-4. Soberón finds the net after receiving a pass from David López.
(65′) 1-5. Muniain scores with a header after having received another header from Aitor Ramos.
(67′) CEFE fires away, out.
(71′) A leftie by Casas, out.
(75′) 1-6. Soberón’s line shot goes in from outside the goal area.
Zalla Club President, Ignacio Merino pointed out that ‘Athletic’s favourable and quick response to the request we made to them so that Pedro Urkijo Chavarri, Ex President of our organization and Associate Member of Athletic, could be honoured is very important to us”.
He added that ‘it is also very important to us and our players to be able to measure ourselves up against Athletic and show all the spectators that it is important to get behind the town’s team’.