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Key Events

90' + 1'
Lekue
Ibai Gómez
85'
Ibai Gómez
Assist
85'
Kenan Kodro
Goal
85'
Kenan Kodro
Raúl García
82'
Yeray Álvarez
Yellow Card
80'
Á. Correa
Juanfran
77'
San José
Yellow Card
73'
Iñigo Córdoba
Assist
73'
Iñaki Williams
Goal
71'
Iñigo Córdoba
Muniain
Kick Off
45'
Rodri Hernández
Yellow Card
37'
Raúl García
Yellow Card
Kick Off
3
3
1
1

Stats

Possession
% %
3
5
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 5 2
Total Passes 421 458

Commentary

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Simeone will now demand a response from his side against Alaves next Saturday, while Athletic can look forward to a trip to Girona laden with confidence.
An incredible second-half performance sees Athletic secure a memorable victory over Atletico to compound Simeone's side misery after a difficult week. Following a quiet first half, Garitano made two second-half substitutions that changed the game as Cordoba and Kodro both contributed to goals immediatly following their introduction. Cordoba provided for Williams, while Kodro came on to double Athletic's lead. Atletico were not at their best and struggled to break down a disciplined Athletic side. It looks likely they will now lose considerable ground in the title race, while Athletic move up three places to ninth.
90' + 3' FULL-TIME: ATHLETIC 2-0 ATLETICO
Lekue
Ibai Gómez
Athletic Club
90' + 1' Athletic make a final change as Martinez leaves the pitch and is replaced by Gomez.
90' There will be three added minutes at the end of the match.
89' Saul goes to ground under the challenge of Kodro and wins a free-kick on the left wing, but it comes to nothing.
87' CHANCE! Atletico win a corner and Rodrigo's delivery eventually falls to Morata at the back post, but he couldn't find the target with the goal at his mercy.
Ibai Gómez
Assist
Athletic Club
85' Gomez's pass was timed to perfection as Kodro made a dangerous run into the box. Gimenez made a last-ditch attempt to block Kodro's effort, but he couldn't do enough.
Kenan Kodro
Goal
Athletic Club
85' GOOOOAL! Kodro makes it 2-0 to Athletic! Gomez slid a nicely weighted ball into Kodro's path as he ran into the box and his low effort deflected off Gimenez and looped over Oblak. Another of Garitano's substitutes makes an instant impact. Incredible!
Kenan Kodro
Raúl García
Athletic Club
85' Athletic make another change as Kodro replaces Raul Garcia.
84' CLOSE! Williams almost bags a second as he runs on to Cordoba's square ball to side-foot an effort towards the top right-hand corner, but it drifts just over the bar!
84' Morata nodded Griezmann's free-kick towards goal, but Herrerin got down to make an easy save.
Yeray Álvarez
Yellow Card
Athletic Club
82' Alvarez is booked for holding back Costa and Atletico now have a free-kick in a dangerous position on the right.
Á. Correa
Juanfran
Atlético Madrid
80' Atletico make their first substitution with Correa entering the fray in place of Juanfran.
79' Thomas tries to dribble his way down the right wing, but he is stopped in his tracks by Yuri who clears his lines.
San José
Yellow Card
Athletic Club
77' San Jose is cautioned for a late challenge in the middle of the pitch. 
75' Athletic look to have gained confidence from the goal and San Mames is rocking! Can they hold on in the final stages?
Iñigo Córdoba
Assist
Athletic Club
73' Cordoba made an instant impact after coming off the bench to set that up. Williams did well to beat the offside trap and apply the finish after he had been lurking at the back post. That could be a big moment in the LaLiga title race.
Iñaki Williams
Goal
Athletic Club
73' GOOOAL! Williams makes it 1-0 to Athletic! Gimenez concedes possession deep in the Atletico half which allows Cordoba to pick it up on the left-hand side of the box before drilling an effort towards the back post. Williams was waiting behind the Atletico defenders to tap it home with ease.
Iñigo Córdoba
Muniain
Athletic Club
71' Athletic make their first change of the match as Muniain is replaced by Cordoba.
69' Griezmann has the ball on the edge of the area and looks to dink it into the path of the oncoming Saul, but Athletic's defence stands firm to clear.
67' Koke crosses the ball into a dangerous area, but Alvarez rises highest to meet it and deflect it wide for a corner.
65' CHANCE! San Jose crosses the ball deep into the box and it is met by the head of Muniain who nods it to the right of Oblak, but the goalkeeper makes the save.
63' The video referee reviewed whether San Jose had fouled Morata when he poked the ball out of reach, but the referee's decision to not award a penalty is upheld and play continues.
61' Morata receives the ball in the area and cuts inside before lining up a shot, but San Jose pokes the ball away just in time. Athletic are then able to clear the danger.
59' Williams darts into the box and drills a low effort at goal from the right-hand side of the box, but Oblak is on hand to make a comfortable save.
58' Griezmann launches an Atletico counter-attack and lays it off to Costa on the edge of the area. Costa tries to find Morata inside the box, but his pass his intercepted by Dani Garcia.
57' De Marcos squeezes a cross into the box, but it rebounds off Saul and is cleared away by Atletico.
55' The ball is played to Morata and he performs a clever dummy which allows Griezmann to receive it in the box. He takes a touch and tries his luck, but it deflects out for a throw-in.
53' Koke lays the ball off to Griezmann and the striker lines up an effort some 30 yards from goal, but he mistimes his strike and drags it well wide.
51' Yuri is able to carry on and returns to the pitch after receiving treatment.
51' Yuri is down injured after clashing with Griezmann in the air. He is receiving medical attention, but looks like he will be able to continue.
49' Godin thumps the ball forward into Costa, but the striker was in an offside position. He went to chase the defender's pass, but the linesman had already raised his flag.
47' The ball bounces into the Atletico box and Williams jumps to contend for it, but Gimenez comes out on top and manages to quell the danger.
46' The referee blows his whistle and we are underway for the second half!
Williams has looked lively so far for Athletic, but has not had a sight of goal yet. The striker has netted on three previous occasions against Atletico and has not scored more against any other LaLiga side. Can he add to that tally today?
It remains goalless after a tight first half at San Mames. Neither side has been able to fully assert themselves on the match, but Athletic will be the happier side at the break having created the best chances. Gomez went close twice for the hosts and forced Oblak into a diving save with his half-volley attempt. But Atletico's attacking unit has struggled to make an imapct so far and Simeone will expect better after the interval.
45' + 1' HALF-TIME: ATHLETIC 0-0 ATLETICO
45' + 1' Yuri crosses it into the box and finds Nunez, but he can only steer his header wide of the right-hand post after scrambling to meet it.
Rodri Hernández
Yellow Card
Atlético Madrid
45' Rodrigo is booked for a late challenge on Raul Gracia.
45' There will be one minute of added time.
44' Griezmann dribbles into the box, but he is dispossessed through Alvarez's sliding tackle. The defender also manages to keep it in play, which means Athletic reclaim control of the ball.
43' San Jose has a chance to skid a cross into the box, but it deflects off Gimenez and then hits the midfielder before drifting out for a goal-kick.
41' Morata his crowded out by Athletic defenders and loses the ball deep inside the attacking half. Athletic are now in possession and are looking to progress forward.
39' Williams tries to reach Gomez's through ball and is nudged by Gimenez when he picks it up, but the referee awards a throw-in to Atletico.
Raúl García
Yellow Card
Athletic Club
37' Raul Garcia picks up the first booking of the match for tugging back Koke as he looked to break forward.
35' CHANCE! Gomez forces Oblak into making his first save of the match, as the goalkeeper tips over his half-volley from the right-hand side of the box. That was a good effort from the winger.
34' Yuri looks for Muniain on the left wing, but the defender's pass is cut out by Juanfran who concedes a throw-in. 
32' Juanfran tries to dance past Yuri on the right flank, but the defender dispossesses him with ease as Athletic clear their lines.
30' Athletic are unbeaten in nine games at San Mames and are providing a tough test for Atletico so far. If they avoid defeat today it will equal their best home run since March 2018.
28' Williams lays it off to Gomez on the right and the winger's pass forward deflects off Saul for throw-in deep in Atletico's half. Athletic are retaining possession well so far.
26' Athletic are repeatedly feeding Williams with long balls for him to chase, but Godin outsmarts the striker on this occasion and is able to win it back.
25' Gomez goes down under the challenge of Rodrigo 25 yards from goal, but the referee waves play on. Athletic were not happy about that one.
23' Williams gives chase to a long ball played into his path and his pace forces Oblak to race out of his goal to thump it away.
21' Costa brings it down after a long ball forward from Rodrigo, but De Marcos is too quick for the striker and retrieves possession.
19' Thomas' pass out wide to Juanfran is careless and goes out to a throw-in as Atletico lose momentum after a promising break. 
17' Costa receives it in the corner and attempts to find Saul behind him, but his pass is intercepted by San Jose as Athletic reclaim possession.
15' Gomez slides a measured ball for Williams to chase down the right wing, but the striker can't quite keep it in play and concedes a goal-kick.
13' Griezmann makes his first break of the match and tries to slot a through ball towards Costa, but Herrerin scrambles out of his goal to claim the ball.
12' Athletic are not granting Atletico much time on the ball here, with Williams racing forward to close down Saul who is forced to pass backwards to Oblak.
10' Williams picks it up with some space in the Atletico box and he plays it out wide to Gomez. The winger tricks his way down the byline, but sees his delivery cleared away by the visitors.
8' Athletic have the ball in defence, but San Jose plays a sloppy ball out to De Marcos on the right and it goes out for a throw-in to Atletico.
6' Costa chases the ball down the channel on the right and then tussles with Alvarez for possession just inside the box, but the defender comes out on top and clears the danger.
4' CLOSE! Athletic take a short free-kick just inside the Atletico half which leads to Gomez picking up the ball just outside the box. He takes a touch before blazing a decent effort just wide of the left-hand post.
2' Juanfran makes a promising break down the right flank, but Yuri is there to cut it out and concedes a throw-in.
1' The referee blows his whistle and Athletic get us underway!
The players are heading out of the tunnel and kick-off is now imminent in Bilbao.
It is set up to be a cagey encounter at San Games with two strong defences going head-to-head. These two sides have faced fewer shots on target than any other team in LaLiga this season, while Atletico boast the league’s best defensive record. Just 27 goals have been scored at San Games this campaign, so the omens suggest this could be a tight affair.
Athletic make two changes to the side that drew 1-1 with Espanyol last week as Nunez and Gomez replace Inigo Martinez and Markel Susaeta in Gaizka Garitano’s line-up. Meanwhile, Atletico have made three changes following their midweek defeat, with Costa and Partey returning from suspension and Saul filling in at left-back for the injured Arias. Filipe Luis and Lucas Hernandez remain sidelined with injuries.
SUBS: Alex Dos Santos, Francisco Montero, Victor Mollejo, Nikola Kalinic, Andres Solano, Angel Correa, Thomas Lemar.
ATLETICO (4-3-3): Jan Oblak; Juanfran, Jose Gimenez, Diego Godin, Saul Niguez; Thomas Partey, Rodrigo, Koke; Diego Costa, Alvaro Morata, Antoine Griezmann.
SUBS: Unai Simon, Peru Nolaskoain, Kenan Kodro, Inigo Cordoba, Mikel Balenziaga, Benat Etxebarria, Inigo Lekue.
ATHLETIC (4-2-3-1): Iago Herrerin; Oscar De Marcos, Yeray Alvarez, Unai Nunez, Yuri Berchiche; Mikel San Jose, Dani Garcia; Ibai Gomez, Raul Garcia, Iker Muniain; Inaki Williams.
Title contenders Atletico return to domestic action against 12th-placed Athletic after Diego Simeone’s side crashed out of the Champions League against Juventus in midweek. With Barcelona travelling to Real Betis tomorrow, Atletico can bounce back from that 3-0 defeat in Turin by closing the gap to four points at the La Liga summit. But they have their work cut out against an Athletic side who are unbeaten on home soil since October.
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