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La Liga Football Results – Real Madrid Beat Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Away

La Liga Football Results – Real Madrid Beat Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Away

La Liga closed out play for 2021 on Wednesday night ahead of a holiday break. And Real Madrid rode a pair of Karim Benzema goals to a win over Athletic Bilbao that night. On Wednesday’s La Liga football results, Real Madrid beat Athletic Bilbao 1-2 away.

Real Madrid extended their lead in La Liga to eight over second-placed Sevilla, who still have a game in hand.

Benzema (the football news) scored twice inside of the first seven minutes in an action-packed start to the game. The French international’s first goal came early in the 4th minute and he scored his second just three minutes later. So, at 7 minutes, the guests were already up by 0-2.

However, the hosts pulled one back soon, 10 minutes in, after with a Oihan Sancet goal to halve this lead.

La Liga Football Results – Real Madrid Beat Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Away

Both teams contributed to a furious start to the game wherein three goals were scored within the first 10 minutes. In this highly entertaining first half at San Mames, Carlo Ancelotti’s side took a 2-1 lead into the break.

The end-to-end play continued in the second half, but Athletic Bilbao couldn’t find a way back into the match.

Bilbao supporters, in a rare gesture of goodwill between rival teams, applauded Benzema when he gave way to a substitute.

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