Atletico Held to a goalless draw by Bilbao

Atletico Held to a goalless draw by Bilbao

Atletico Held to a goalless draw by Bilbao

Madrid – After stringing three wins, Atletico Madrid finally had to settle for a draw. At home to Atletico forced to play “a score of glasses” or 0-0 when confronted with the party Athletic Bilbao in La Liga Jornada 35.

In the match at Vicente Calderon were completed on Sunday (05/03/2015) pm dawn, a pressure that is not fully anticipated Bilbao can make Raul Garcia fired even though the ball ended up just on the crossbar in the 21st minute.

Bilbao reply directly threatened two minutes later after Inaki Williams gave operand to Mikel Rico who are in pretty good position. But Tiago swiftly cut operands to confront the pressure for the visitors.

Fernando Torres strong protest to the referee and claimed a penalty in the 41st minute. He claimed to have been infringed by Xabier Etxeitia in the box. But the referee did not agree and reward protest Torres with a yellow card.

Antoine Griezmann Bilbao goalkeeper when the game entered the 51st minute after forward a breakthrough bait. But the goal was disallowed because the referee judge has happened offside.

Five minutes later the dressing Bilbao Andoni Iraola push through pass to Mikel San Jose. However, goalkeeper Atletico January Oblak broke the pressure from the visitors.

Entering the 70th minute off a cross Arda Turan and the ball then headlong goalkeeper Tiago to Bilbao. Goals are not endorsed the re-assess existing referee offside.

Fast attack from Atletico try three minutes later resolved by Griezmann although goalkeeper Iago Herrerin able to rescue crucial to ward off the ball.

Atletico continued to press but until the final whistle sounded there was also no goals were born. Score 0-0.

The result left Atletico, who finished third, had to settle with the addition of one digit to make the collection to 76 points or seven points ahead of Valencia in fourth place and six points behind Real Madrid in second place – two teams that still have one match more.

Bilbao while it now sits in seventh position with a collection of 48 points, five points behind Villarreal are right on top of it the last zone alias leading European club competition next season.

Team Line-up

Atletico Madrid: Oblak; Juanfran, Miranda, Godin, Siqueira, Garcia (Mandzukic 56 ‘), Gabi, Tiago (Saul 87’), Koke, Torres (Turan 56 ‘), Griezmann.

Athletic Bilbao: Iago; De Marcos, Etxeita, Laporte, Bustinza, San Jose, Iturraspe (Gurpegui 84 ​​’), Iraola (Unai 58′), Mikel Rico, Inaki Williams, Kike Sola (Guillermo 67 ‘).