The resulting corner from Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) is cleared.
Thomas (Atl. Madrid) sends a cross into the box, but the opposition's defence quickly intercepts the ball. The ball goes out for a corner. Atl. Madrid can continue in their attacking effort.
Goal! Inigo Cordoba provides Inaki Williams (Ath Bilbao) with a nice pass inside the box. It allows him to finish with a precise effort into the bottom right corner. 1:0.
The manager has decided to make a substitution and Iker Muniain walks off the pitch to be replaced by Inigo Cordoba (Ath Bilbao).
The ball is whipped in from the corner by Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid), but one of the defenders gets it clear.
There's an opportunity for Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) to deliver the ball into the box from a corner.
Iker Muniain (Ath Bilbao) rises above the opponent's defence and heads a precise cross towards the middle of the goal. His effort, however, is blocked by Jan Oblak, who pulls off a comfortable save!
Alvaro Morata (Atl. Madrid) goes down in the box after a challenge from the defender. Possibly unsighted, the referee just waves play on.
Inaki Williams (Ath Bilbao) receives a low pass just outside the box and drills a fine strike towards the middle of the goal. Jan Oblak pulls off a reflexive save to block his effort. Nice goalkeeping skill, indeed.
Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) takes the corner, but the opposition's defence is ready and clears the ball to safety.
Diego Costa (Atl. Madrid) fails to send a pass into the box as his effort is cut out. The ball is out of play. Atl. Madrid win a corner kick.
Yuri Berchiche (Ath Bilbao) seems to have picked up a minor injury, but it looks like he will be able to continue playing.
Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) gets a precise pass from the edge of the box and swiftly strikes, but his shot misses to the left of the target.
Yuri Berchiche (Ath Bilbao) is having a really tough time right now. We are about to find out how serious his injury is.
Diego Costa (Atl. Madrid) fails to beat the offside trap and the linesman puts his flag up.
Nothing comes of the resulting corner from Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid). The defence is alert and manages to cut it out.
The second half gets underway.
The match has reached half-time.
Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) goes down under a challenge in the box, but the ref immediately waves away the appeals from all players.
A dangerous towering header by Unai Nunez (Ath Bilbao) from around the penalty spot goes just over the bar. This corner kick didn't change the score.
The referee points to the corner flag. It's a corner to Ath Bilbao.
Rodrigo (Atl. Madrid) shouldn't be surprised it's a yellow from the ref, who cooled the situation down well.
Santiago Jaime Latre shows the yellow card to Raul Garcia (Ath Bilbao) for a heavy challenge.
Gomez Perez Ibai (Ath Bilbao) beats his marker and unleashes a thunderbolt of a shot from the edge of the box. Jan Oblak sees the ball late but does well to stop it going into the roof of the net.
Juanfran (Atl. Madrid) attempts to find the head of one of his teammates with a promising cross into the box, but a defender outjumps the attackers and averts the threat.
Ath Bilbao are showcasing great team work by exchanging some short passes and one-two passes, waiting to open the opposition's defence and hit them swiftly on the break.
Koke (Atl. Madrid) once again attempts to send a defence-splitting pass, but the opposition's defence is alert and intercepts the ball.
Iker Muniain (Ath Bilbao) is unable to feed an accurate cross into the box.
Koke (Atl. Madrid) tries to find Juanfran, but he puts too much power on the through ball.
Inaki Williams (Ath Bilbao) picks up a long through ball, but Jan Oblak deserves praise for a brilliant reaction and interception.
Oscar de Marcos (Ath Bilbao) did his best to latch on to a crossfield pass, but it was too long and it goes out of play.
Raul Garcia (Ath Bilbao) dinks a cross into the box in an attempt to find one of his teammates, but the defence manages to clear.
Antoine Griezmann (Atl. Madrid) tries to find Diego Costa, but he puts too much power on the pass.
Raul Garcia (Ath Bilbao) is obviously not following the Golden Rule: „Treat others as you want to be treated.“ He makes a bad challenge and leaves Santiago Jaime Latre with no other option than to blow for a foul.
The ball spins to Gomez Perez Ibai (Ath Bilbao) on the edge of the box. He hits across the ball and sends it goalwards, but it goes just wide of the left post.
Rodrigo (Atl. Madrid) tries to find Koke, but he puts too much power on the pass.
Santiago Jaime Latre blows the whistle, Raul Garcia (Ath Bilbao) is penalised for a foul.
The first half has started.
Ath Bilbao will kick-off.
Today's referee will be Santiago Jaime Latre.
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