This will be its fourth finals appearance 2008-09. MORE: Sign up to watch Copa del Rey final exclusively on ESPN+ Barcelona has the historical advantage heading into this matchup, having beaten Athletic Bilbao 37 times out of 58 matches; the last matchup between these teams took place in La Liga earlier this year, ending in a 2-1 victory for Barcelona. Can Athletic Bilbao exact revenge and Barcelona and return to former glory in Copa del Rey? Or will Barcelona continue its impressive run and add another title to its belt? Here's a guide to watching the 2020-21 Copa del Rey final in the United States, including start times and live-streaming information. How to watch Copa del Rey final in USA The Copa del Rey final can be seen exclusively on ESPN+ in English and Spanish. An ESPN+ subscription costs $5.
“I can understand what Messi did, ” Koeman said after the match. “I don't know how many times they fouled him, and it's normal to react when they keep trying to foul you as a player who is looking to dribble with the ball, but I need to see it again properly. ” THANKS FOR JOINING US That's all from us tonight as Inaki Williams extra time strike saw Athletic Bilbao run out 3-2 winners over Barcelona, securing their fourth ever Spanish Super Cup.
FC Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao free live score and video stream(2022/02/28)0' 15' 30' 45' 60' 75' 90' 90+4' 4-0Memphis Depay Assist:Ousmane Dembélé 90' 3-0Luuk de Jong 87' In:Nico González Out:Sergio Busquets In:Luuk de Jong Out:Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 82' In:Memphis Depay Out:Adama Traoré In:Iñaki Williams Out:Asier Villalibre 77'73' 2-0Ousmane Dembélé Assist:Frenkie de Jong In:Nico Williams Out:Oier Zarraga 67' In:Dani García Out:Mikel Vesga 67'67' In:Ousmane Dembélé Out:Ferrán Torres In:Frenkie de Jong Out:Gavi In:Oihan Sancet Out:Raúl García 46' In:Iñigo Martínez Out:Yeray Álvarez 46'37' 1-0Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang info Name: FC Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao Date: 2022/02/28 Time: 04:00:00 Stadium: Spotify Camp Nou FC Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao live score (and video online live stream) starts on 2022/02/28 at 04:00:00 UTC time in Spanish La Liga.
Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and teamsFINAL LIVE Updated: 7:45, 18 Jan 2021LIONEL MESSI saw red for the first time in a Barcelona shirt as his side lost 3-2 to Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup final. Barca had taken the lead twice through Antoine Griezmann but Bilbao fought back in the thriller in Seville. Follow ALL of the latest reaction below... KOEMAN ON MESSI Messi was sent off for the very first time in his Barcelona career on Sunday evening. Barca lost 3-2 to Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup final.
Barcelona pushed for an equaliser but in truth never came close, with Lionel Messi's sending off seconds before the end of the game rounding off a miserable day for Ronald Koeman's side. Incredibly it was Lionel Messi's first sending off in 753 games for Barca. It could be a significant event in terms his future at the club with his days at Barcelona seemingly numbered. That's all for now though. Thanks for joining us tonight, it's been a pleasure. HIGHLIGHTS Here are the best bits from a CRAZY game in Seville.
Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao reportErnesto Valverde's men avoided a second successive league defeat - but we far from convincingMunir El Haddadi earned Barcelona a pointBarcelona fought back to earn a point at home to Athletic Bilbao but their performance will have offered Tottenham plenty of hope. Ernesto Valverde brings his side to north London for their Champions League clash with Spurs on Wednesday. And he does so having taken just one point from their last two La Liga fixtures. Following defeat by Leganes in midweek, Barcelona fell behind to Oscar De Marcos' strike four minutes before the break.
Is that an indication that the era of dominance could be coming to an end? TRUMPET TIME Here's the video of Asier Villalibre and his trumpet playing skills. PRESSURE ON KOEMAN Is the pressure mounting on Ronald Koeman at Barcelona? The Catalan giants are SEVEN points off the pace in La Liga and have been in stuttering form this season. With the Presidential elections at Barcelona not too far away, Ronald Koeman's days in charge could be numbered if the newly elected President does not support him. What is for sure is that these are turbulent times for Barcelona.
MAN OF THE MATCH Man of the match and scorer of the winning goal Inaki Williams poses for a picture with the trophy. Credit: AFP Credit: AFP or licensors NOT A BAD START Today's Spanish Super Cup was only Athletic Bilbao manager Marcelino's THIRD game in charge of the club after taking over earlier this month. His first game was a loss to Barcelona in the league, but since then has has beaten BOTH Real Madrid and Barcelona in the semi-final and final of the Spanish Super Cup. GOALSCORERS Athletic Bilbao goalscorers Oscar de Marcos, Asier Villalibre and Inaki Williams celebrate with the Spanish Super Cup trophy. ENDING OF AN ERA? Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were both on the end of defeats this evening. CR7's Juventus went down 2-0 to Inter in a huge top of the table clash in the Serie A, and of course we saw what happened with Lionel Messi in the Spanish Super Cup final.
Barca need to pick it up! Athletic Bilbao's Oscar de Marcos celebrates (Image:REUTERS)15:54Ousmane Dembele in action (Image:AFP)14:12TeamsBarcelona: Ter Stegen; Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Alba; Vidal, Rakitic, Sergi Roberto; Coutinho, Suárez, Dembélé. Athletic Bilbao: Unai Simón, De Marcos, Yeray, Íñigo Martínez, Balenziaga; Dani García, Beñat, Raúl García; Susaeta, Yuri, Williams. 10:02Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has dismissed any questions about his team’s attitude following a shock LaLiga defeat against Leganes. Leganes struck twice in a minute to claim a 2-1 win on Wednesday, although Barcelona remain top of the table ahead of Saturday’s game with Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou. “When you lose then you are open to any kind of criticism, ” Valverde told MARCA.
Added to that, it is highly possible that this is Lionel Messi's last ever season at the club, due to his fractured relationship with the club's hierarchy. There is some serious rebuilding to work to be done at the five time Champions League winners. RONALD'S REACTION This is what Barca boss Ronald Koeman had to say at full time: "It was a difficult game. "I think we had more of the ball in the whole game. "But even [when] we had the victory really close, and it's always difficult if you receive the 1-1 in minute 45 just before half time and if you [concede] two minutes before the end [and] you receive again the draw and that's really difficult to handle.
Lionel Messi, who had been benched, was summoned for the second half and eventually the home side broke down the stubborn Basque side when the Argentine set up Munir El Haddadi. The Argentine also hit the post, had a free-kick cleared off the line and then two further efforts saved. He also set up Ivan Rakitic for what appeared a certain winner but the Croatian midfielder failed to apply the finish. 16:48Lionel Messi comes on as a substitute (Image:REUTERS)16:00KEY EVENTBarca behind! That has been coming! Barca haven’t been at it so far and they trail again. Susaeta’s cross finds De Marcos in the middle and he makes no mistake.
" A-STAR ASIER Asier Villalibre celebrated Bilbao's win by playing the trumpet at full time. Villalibre scored in the 90th minute to take the game into extra time, and was also the man on the receiving end of Lionel Messi's punch that saw the Argentinian sent off. Talk about an impact sub. Credit: Getty - Pool MATCH REPORT PLENTY to talk about from tonight's game. Twice Barcelona took the lead in normal time, and twice Athletic Bilbao equalised, including a 90th minute goal from Asier Villalibre that sent the game to extra time.
Athletic Club vs Barcelona summary: score, goals, highlights Williams showing now signs of insecurity that his current lack of goal scoring would suggest. The smart money would be on the striker in
Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao Live Score and Live Stream Barcelona are playing Athletic Bilbao at the La Liga of Spain on October 23. The match will kick off 19:00 UTC. ScoreBat is covering Barcelona vs