Nacho Fernandez scored as Real Madrid recorded a 0-1 win against Athletic Bilbao to keep their title hopes alive, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
The first half of the encounter was evenly matched with both teams making sure nothing went past them as they also failed to score.
Athletic Bilbao was dogged enough to ensure they cause trouble for their opponent and also made sure they didn’t allow them past their defense.
Real Madrid continued to dominate the game and creating opportunities that they couldn’t make good use of it while they struggled to keep their defense in check.
The game progressed without a goal as both sides had some clear caught chances which they failed to convert.
The first half of the encounter ended with Athletic Bilbao 0-0 Real Madrid as they both headed for the break with a goalless scoreline.
Second Half Report
It was a brilliant second-half encounter coming from the two teams who showed quality in front of the goal but only the visitors made it count.
Real Madrid was in total control with the League title faith in their hands as they push forward causing so many problems but still couldn’t score.
Athletic Bilbao were still in the game until the 68th minute which Nacho Fernandez gave his side the lead and the opener with a nice finish to make it 0-1.
The game opened up more after the opening goal as their opponent were more determined to get the equalizer which could have been a problem.
The match finally came to an end with Athletic Bilbao 0-1 Real Madrid as Los Blancos takes the title fight to their last league game.
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