Antoine Griezmann and Koke, celebrating a goal with the Athletic


The Athletic surpasses to the Raise (1-0) and follows struggling with the Barcelona by LaLiga

Published:13/01/2019 - 14:22h

Updated:13/01/2019 - 14:59h

The Athletic of Madrid sufficed of a goal of penalti of Antoine Griezmann for, again more with 1-0, surpass to the Raise in Wanda Metropolitan and with this achieve three points of gold that allow him follow presionando to the Barça

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A solitary goal of Antoine Griezmann needed the Athletic to bend to the Raise and achieve three points more in the fight by the first places of the classification of LaLiga Santander 2018-19. The French attacker annotated from the penalty spot and, with this, allowed that the team of the 'Cholo' Simeone follow adding of three in three in LaLiga, in spite of not convincing with his results.

The Raise, although it was inferior to the Athletic of Madrid along the ninety minutes, by the game showed on the terrain of game, had to his favour two big occasions in the final stretch of the duel for empatar, desbaratadas by a big Oblak that went back to 'save' to his.

The party was something controversial, with a goal cancelled to the Athletic of Madrid, a penalti pitado by hand and other two demanded by the 'colchoneros', that were not validated by the referee of the party. At the end, the solitary goal of Griezmann served to keep the three points and add a party more leaving the goal to zero, something in what Oblak and the defence rojiblanca are specialists.

The arrivals of the Athletic of Madrid were continuous to the contrary area, but the forwards were not hit to the hour to give the last pass, and this hampered the possibilities of the Athletic in front of a Raise very shut backwards. The ones of Paco López had of some contragolpes dangerous, led as always by Morals and Roger Martí.

But Oblak was incomensurable a party more, and contributed with the same importance that Antoine Griezmann to ensure the victory in the first party of the year 2019 that contested in Wanda Metropolitan. With the triumph, the Athletic plants with 38 points, to two of the Barça in front of of the respective party of the culés in front of the Eibar in the Camp Nou.

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The 'colchoneros' leave clear, for the time being, that are the rival maxima of the FC Barcelona in the fight by the title of LaLiga Santander 2018-19, and that will not renounce easily to him when wanting to take advantage of the bad state of form of the Real Madrid, and some possible trip of the Barça in the next days as already sucediera at the beginning of the season.

It will win LaLiga 2018-19 the one who less fail, and the Athletic already has deleted a new date of the calendar. Of face to the next parties, was with the result that was, the priority will be as always add of three in three. On the contrary that in the Barça, will give the same if it is by 1-0 and with grey parties.

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