First Division - Day 11

Celta 3 - Athletic Bilbao 1

Celta: Rubén Blanco; Hugo Mallo, Sergi Gómez, Fontás, Jonny; Daniel Wass, Lobotka (Radoja 84‘), Pablo Hernández; Iago Aspas (Jozabed 91‘), Maxi Gómez (Guidetti 76‘), Pione Sisto. 4-3-3.
Athletic: Kepa; Bóveda (Lekue 73‘), Unai Nuñez, Laporte, Balenziaga; Mikel Vesga (Iturraspe 46‘), San José; Susaeta, Raúl García, Córdoba (Aduríz 46‘); Williams. 4-2-3-1.

1-0. 16. Sergi Gómez. Looped long header over Kepa from Pione centre.
2-0. 22. Iago Aspas.Picked up Fontàs pass and struck shot past keeper.
3-0. 26. Iago Aspas. Steered header past Kepa after Wass crossed from right.
3-1. 38. Raúl García. First time volley past Rubén Blanco from Bóveda centre.

Yellow cards: Mikel Vesga 12’, Sergi Gómez 41’, Balenziaga 58’, Maxi Gómez 64’, Aduríz 91’.

Celta end the weekend in mid-table after they won 3-1 against Athletic Bilbao, who themselves are now down in fifteenth spot. The Galicians went three up with only a quarter of the game gone, Sergi Gómez looping a header past Kepa, and Iago Aspas adding two more from Fontàs and Wass assists. Raúl García put the visitors back in the game with a volley shortly before the interval, but Rubén Blanco kept out Williams and Aduríz after the break to make sure of the victory.