Spanish LaLiga

Athletic vs Real Madrid 2021-22 LaLiga

  • 10': Oihan Sancet
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  • 4': Karim Benzema
  • 7': Karim Benzema

Real Madrid beat Athletic Bilbao on Karim Benzema double to go eight clear

Real Madrid rode a pair of Karim Benzema goals to a win over Athletic Bilbao as LaLiga closed out play for 2021 on Wednesday night.

Match Commentary

  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 4': Goal! Athletic Bilbao 0, Real Madrid 1. Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Toni Kroos.
  • 7': Goal! Athletic Bilbao 0, Real Madrid 2. Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner following a fast break.
  • 10': Goal! Athletic Bilbao 1, Real Madrid 2. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Bilbao) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Óscar De Marcos.
  • 42': Unai Vencedor (Athletic Bilbao) is shown the yellow card.
  • 42': Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid) is shown the yellow card.
  • 57': Substitution, Athletic Bilbao. Nico Williams replaces Oier Zarraga.
  • 61': Mikel Balenziaga (Athletic Bilbao) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 62': Eduardo Camavinga (Real Madrid) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 62': Substitution, Athletic Bilbao. Íñigo Lekue replaces Mikel Balenziaga.
  • 62': Substitution, Athletic Bilbao. Raúl García replaces Oihan Sancet.
  • 84': Substitution, Athletic Bilbao. Nicolás Serrano replaces Iker Muniain.
  • 85': Substitution, Real Madrid. Mariano replaces Vinícius Júnior.
  • 86': Substitution, Real Madrid. Peter replaces Eden Hazard.
  • 90': Substitution, Real Madrid. Luka Jovic replaces Karim Benzema.
  • 90'+4': Second Half ends, Athletic Bilbao 1, Real Madrid 2.

Game Information

Competition: Spanish LaLiga

Venue: San Mamés
Location: Bilbao, Spain
Attendance: 42,722

Spanish LaLiga Standings

POS TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Real Madrid 6 +11 18
2 Barcelona 6 +17 16
3 Real Betis 6 +6 15
4 Athletic Club 6 +8 13
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Statistics

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17 Fouls 7
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 1
7 Corner Kicks 0
5 Saves 1
40.2 POSSESSION 59.8
15 SHOTS 12
2 ON GOAL 7
0.1 On Target % 0.6
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
375 Accurate Passes 604
429 Passes 668
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.9
3 Accurate Crosses 0
23 Crosses 5
0.1 Cross % 0.0
34 Long Balls 64
22 Accurate Long Balls 45
0.6 Long Balls % 0.7
7 Blocked Shots 2
2 Effective Tackles 12
9 Tackles 16
0.2 Tackle % 0.8
13 Interceptions 12
9 Effective Clearances 18
9 Clearances 18

Line-Ups

ATH Athletic Club (4-4-2)

No. Name
26 Julen Agirrezabala (GK)
3 Unai Núñez
5 Yeray
24 Mikel Balenziaga Yellow Card
18 Óscar de Marcos
14 Dani García
16 Unai Vencedor Yellow Card
10 Iker Muniain
19 Oier Zarraga
8 Oihan Sancet
9 Iñaki Williams

RMA Real Madrid (4-3-3)

No. Name
1 Thibaut Courtois (GK)
6 Nacho
3 Éder Militão
23 Ferland Mendy
17 Lucas Vázquez
25 Eduardo Camavinga Yellow Card
8 Toni Kroos
15 Federico Valverde
9 Karim Benzema
20 Vinícius Júnior Yellow Card
7 Eden Hazard

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