SAT 19 Jun, 2021
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Athletic Bilbao lifts Spanish Super Cup

 

Jan 18: Athletic Bilbao beat FC Barcelona 3 – 2 in the finals. Inaki Williams goal in the extra time lead Athletic to win over Barcelona. Antonie Griezmann’s 2 goals for Barcelona could not help after Athletic’s 90th minute score at the end time took to a draw, then Williams force push to the net on the extra time made the lead.

Griezmann scores the first goal in 40th minute and second in 77th minute for Barcelona. Oscar de Marcos scored the first equalizer at 42nd minute then the second equalizer at 90th minute by Asier Yillalibe which took the match to 2-2 draw, then Williams goal in the extra time took the match from Barcelona. Athletic Bilbao wins the Spanish Super Cup title for the third time and beats Barcelona after 5 years 2015 final.

Lionel Messi recives first red card in club Career

Messi left the ground before 90 minutes after receiving a red card for the first time in his club career after hitting his opponent. The Spanish soccer federation’s competitions committee will decide on the charges against Messi, and the players eventual suspension could range from one to three matches or from four to 12 matches, depending on how severe the federation considers the incident is.

After losing the Spanish Super Cup final, Barcelona seems to be in danger of losing Messi for few matches.

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