Madrid Lost, Threatened Standings Peak Position
Blbao – Real Madrid accepted surprising result in a visit to the headquarters of Athletic Bilbao. A match at San Mames, El Real accept a narrow defeat 0-1, Sunday (08/03/2015) pm dawn.
Madrid is still on top of the standings with 61 points. However, they could potentially be shifted Barcelona which is only two points. Barça will play against Rayo Vallecano this Sunday.
Meanwhile, thanks to this victory Bilbao climbed to eighth with the acquisition of 33 points.
Bilbao winning goal was created by Aritz Aduriz in the first half. Madrid many created chances but nothing worked converted into goals.
Madrid started the match slowly. But they successfully created the first chance by kicking Karim Benzema despite successfully blocked in the penalty box.
The home side responded through Aduriz. Crossing Oscar de Marcos managed to meet Aduriz who passed with a header that meyamping of goalposts.
Bilbao surprising Madrid scored the opening goal in the 26th minute. Mikel Rico’s cross was met Aduriz with a strong header from the middle of the penalty that was not able to reach Iker Casillas. Bilbao outperform Madrid 1-0.
Madrid continues intensified pressure into the second half. In the 49th minute, Ronaldo met Isco movement which is passed on to Benzema. But before getting to Benzema, Balenziaga managed to cut the pace of the ball while avoiding potential conceded.
Another opportunity of Madrid minute later. Bale pull send feedback to Ronaldo who was in front of goal. But the star failed to complete a beautiful pass it.
Madrid attacks still can not unload the Bilbao defense. Benzema faced with the goalkeeper Gorka Irairoz but quickly intercept. Header from a corner kick Raphael Varane welcome too wide.
Bilbao counterattack almost doubled their advantage. In the 76th minute, Aduriz again threatened goalkeeper Madrid, but his header is now thwarted goalposts before the ball out of the field.
Efforts Madrid has also produced. In the 83rd minute, Bale’s long-range shot hit the post and the ball rebounded failed stalked by Javier Hernandez.
No goal can be created Madrid in the rest of the time. Score 1-0 to Bilbao advantage lasted until the game was over.
ATHLETIC BILBAO: Iraizoz; Iraola, Gurpegi, Etxeita, Balenziaga; Benat, Rico (Toquero 90 ‘), De Marcos; Muniain (Susaeta 64 ‘), Aduriz, Williams (Guillermo 74’)
REAL MADRID: Casillas; Carvajal, Pepe, Varane, Marcelo; Isco, Kroos (Silva 76 ‘), Illarramendi (Jese 71’); Bale, Ronaldo, Benzema (Hernandez 80 ‘)