Ander Capa, with a splendid center to Iker Muniain to tie the game and an even more spectacular volley that meant the 2-1 final, led this Sunday the comeback of Athletic to Levante in the best offensive match of Gaizka Garitano in what It's going season.
EFE – Sunday, November 10, 2019 – Updated at 16: 08h.
And he achieved it in two goals with prominence of his right side. First, with his fourth attendance of the season, exquisite, so that Iker Muniain will finish off his fourth suit with pleasure in the second suit as if he were a center forward; and, later, with his first goal of this campaign hooking a large volley in a clearing to the front of Roger Marti in corner kick play.
With this victory, Athletic, which chains 7 points out of 9 possible, achieves the goal that had been set to reach 20 before the new league stop and is also provisionally perched on European positions.
To a sixth place that would be seventh if Getafe and Osasuna did not tie in the Alfonso Perez Coliseum.
The Levante, supported by a brilliant Aitor Fernandez under sticks throughout the first half, claudicated in a second in which he also looked for the victory and saw the good streak with which he arrived in San Mames after winning the Real Sociedad and FC Barcelona.
– Data sheet:2 – Athletic: Unai Simon; Capa, Yeray, Inigo Martinez, Yuri; Dani Garcia, Unai Lopez (San Jose, m.66); Williams (Villalibre, m.86), Muniain, Cordoba (Ibai, m.46); and Raul Garcia.
1 – Levante: Aitor; Miramon, Vezo, Postigo, Clerc; Bardhi, Melero (Vukcevic, m.80), Radoja, Campaign; Morales (Roger, m.86) and Mayoral (Hernani, m.76)
Goals: 0-1, m.46 +: Postigo. 1-1, m.57: Muniain. 2-1, m.88: Layer.
Referee: Alberola Rojas (Spanish-Manchego Committee). He admonished the locals Dani Garcia (m.61), Raul Garcia (m.61) and Capa (m.78), and the visitors Bardhi (m.49) and Vezo (m.75).
VAR Referee: Iglesias Villanueva (Galician Committee).
Incidents: Party of the thirteenth day of LaLiga Santander, played in San Mames before 33,202 spectators, according to official data.