Bilbao inflicts a bitter defeat at Atletico Madrid and gives Barcelona a golden opportunity to ascend the throne of the “LaLiga”
Athletic Bilbao inflicted a bitter defeat at Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the match that brought them together on Sunday, in the 32nd round of the Spanish League “LaLiga”.
The owners of the land opened the scoring door through Alex Berenguer in the eighth minute, and equalized to Atletico Madrid, Stefan Savic, in the 77th minute of the match.
And 4 minutes before the end of normal time, Atletico Madrid returned to the lead and scored the precious winner with an elaborate header from Inigo Martini.
With this loss, Atletico Madrid stopped at 73 points in the lead and threatened to lose it to Barcelona, the 71-point man who has a game in hand.
On the other hand, Athletic Bilbao raised its tally to 41 points, in tenth place on the league table.