Spanish Copa del Rey

Athletic Club vs Barcelona, 2023-24 Spanish Copa del Rey, Quarterfinals

· Spanish Copa del Rey
  • 1': Gorka Guruzeta
  • 49': Oihan Sancet
  • 105'+2': Iñaki Williams
  • 120'+1': Nico Williams
FT - ET
4 - 2
  • 26': Robert Lewandowski
  • 32': Lamine Yamal

Barcelona knocked out of Cup as Athletic hit extra-time double

Athletic Bilbao beat Barcelona 4-2 at home to knock them out of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday as brothers Inaki and Nico Williams struck in extra time in a breathtaking quarter-final.

Match Timeline

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 1': Attempt missed. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Yuri Berchiche with a cross.
  • 1': Attempt missed. Malcom Adu (Athletic Club) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Oihan Sancet.
  • 1': Attempt blocked. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Malcom Adu.
  • 1': Goal! Athletic Club 1, Barcelona 0. Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner.
  • 4': Foul by Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona).
  • 4': Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 5': Attempt missed. Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Malcom Adu with a cross.
  • 7': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Ronald Araújo.
  • 7': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Alejandro Balde.
  • 8': Foul by Yuri Berchiche (Athletic Club).
  • 8': Ilkay Gündogan (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 9': Foul by Beñat Prados (Athletic Club).
  • 9': Pedri (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 17': Foul by Andreas Christensen (Barcelona).
  • 17': Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 17': Andreas Christensen (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 20': Andreas Christensen (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 20': Foul by Malcom Adu (Athletic Club).
  • 21': Delay in match because of an injury Alejandro Balde (Barcelona).
  • 22': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 23': Substitution, Barcelona. Héctor Fort replaces Alejandro Balde because of an injury.
  • 26': Goal! Athletic Club 1, Barcelona 1. Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.
  • 28': Offside, Athletic Club. Nico Williams is caught offside.
  • 30': Foul by Beñat Prados (Athletic Club).
  • 30': Pedri (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 32': Goal! Athletic Club 1, Barcelona 2. Lamine Yamal (Barcelona) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Jules Koundé with a headed pass.
  • 35': Attempt blocked. Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Íñigo Lekue.
  • 35': Foul by Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club).
  • 35': Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 36': Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 37': Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Aitor Paredes.
  • 38': Attempt saved. Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Ilkay Gündogan with a cross.
  • 38': Offside, Barcelona. Robert Lewandowski is caught offside.
  • 41': Offside, Athletic Club. Gorka Guruzeta is caught offside.
  • 42': Attempt blocked. Nico Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mikel Vesga.
  • 42': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Ronald Araújo.
  • 42': Attempt saved. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Nico Williams with a cross.
  • 45'+1': Foul by Héctor Fort (Barcelona).
  • 45'+1': Nico Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 45'+2': Attempt saved. Mikel Vesga (Athletic Club) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Aitor Paredes.
  • 45'+3': Offside, Barcelona. Ferran Torres is caught offside.
  • 45'+4': First Half ends, Athletic Club 1, Barcelona 2.
  • 45': Second Half begins Athletic Club 1, Barcelona 2.
  • 45': Substitution, Athletic Club. Unai Gómez replaces Mikel Vesga.
  • 46': Dani Vivian (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 46': Foul by Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona).
  • 47': Foul by Jules Koundé (Barcelona).
  • 47': Nico Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 49': Goal! Athletic Club 2, Barcelona 2. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Nico Williams with a cross.
  • 50': Foul by Malcom Adu (Athletic Club).
  • 50': Ilkay Gündogan (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 51': Foul by Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club).
  • 51': Pedri (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 54': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Héctor Fort.
  • 56': Attempt missed. Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Íñigo Lekue with a cross.
  • 58': Foul by Malcom Adu (Athletic Club).
  • 58': Jules Koundé (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 59': Delay in match because of an injury Ronald Araújo (Barcelona).
  • 59': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 59': Substitution, Athletic Club. Iñaki Williams replaces Malcom Adu.
  • 62': Attempt missed. Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Nico Williams.
  • 64': Attempt missed. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Iñaki Williams with a cross.
  • 64': Attempt blocked. Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Oihan Sancet.
  • 64': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Jules Koundé.
  • 65': Attempt missed. Lamine Yamal (Barcelona) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Robert Lewandowski following a fast break.
  • 66': Attempt missed. Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 66': Delay in match because of an injury Ronald Araújo (Barcelona).
  • 68': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 69': Offside, Athletic Club. Nico Williams is caught offside.
  • 70': Substitution, Barcelona. Pau Cubarsí replaces Andreas Christensen.
  • 71': Attempt blocked. Nico Williams (Athletic Club) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Íñigo Lekue.
  • 71': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Jules Koundé.
  • 71': Attempt missed. Unai Gómez (Athletic Club) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Nico Williams with a cross following a corner.
  • 73': Substitution, Athletic Club. Asier Villalibre replaces Gorka Guruzeta.
  • 74': Attempt missed. Nico Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 74': Foul by Yuri Berchiche (Athletic Club).
  • 74': Lamine Yamal (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 75': Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Nico Williams.
  • 77': Foul by Jules Koundé (Barcelona).
  • 77': Nico Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 78': Substitution, Barcelona. João Félix replaces Robert Lewandowski.
  • 78': Foul by Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club).
  • 78': Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 80': Attempt missed. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Unai Gómez following a fast break.
  • 81': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Ronald Araújo.
  • 81': Attempt missed. Yuri Berchiche (Athletic Club) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Nico Williams with a cross following a corner.
  • 81': Ferran Torres (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 81': Foul by Dani Vivian (Athletic Club).
  • 82': Ferran Torres (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card.
  • 82': Beñat Prados (Athletic Club) is shown the yellow card.
  • 83': Foul by Unai Gómez (Athletic Club).
  • 83': Jules Koundé (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 84': Dani Vivian (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 84': Foul by Héctor Fort (Barcelona).
  • 84': Héctor Fort (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 86': Attempt missed. Lamine Yamal (Barcelona) right footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the right.
  • 87': Hand ball by Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club).
  • 88': Foul by Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club).
  • 88': Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 89': Offside, Athletic Club. Yuri Berchiche is caught offside.
  • 90': Substitution, Athletic Club. Ander Herrera replaces Beñat Prados.
  • 90': Substitution, Athletic Club. Óscar De Marcos replaces Íñigo Lekue.
  • 90'+3': Ander Herrera (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 90'+3': Foul by João Félix (Barcelona).
  • 90'+5': Second Half ends, Athletic Club 2, Barcelona 2.
  • 90': First Half Extra Time begins Athletic Club 2, Barcelona 2.
  • 92': Attempt missed. Ander Herrera (Athletic Club) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
  • 92': Offside, Athletic Club. Iñaki Williams is caught offside.
  • 94': Foul by Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club).
  • 94': Héctor Fort (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 95': Foul by Lamine Yamal (Barcelona).
  • 95': Nico Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 95': Lamine Yamal (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 96': Attempt blocked. Nico Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Iñaki Williams with a cross.
  • 96': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Ronald Araújo.
  • 97': Attempt missed. Oihan Sancet (Athletic Club) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right following a corner.
  • 98': Attempt missed. Ander Herrera (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Iñaki Williams.
  • 99': Substitution, Barcelona. Sergi Roberto replaces Pedri.
  • 103': Ander Herrera (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 103': Foul by Jules Koundé (Barcelona).
  • 105': Substitution, Athletic Club. Mikel Jauregizar replaces Unai Gómez because of an injury.
  • 105'+2': Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Oihan Sancet.
  • 105'+2': Goal! Athletic Club 3, Barcelona 2. Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner.
  • 105'+2': First Half Extra Time ends, Athletic Club 3, Barcelona 2.
  • 105': Second Half Extra Time begins Athletic Club 3, Barcelona 2.
  • 105': Substitution, Barcelona. Marc Guiu replaces Lamine Yamal.
  • 106': Corner, Athletic Club. Conceded by Héctor Fort.
  • 107': Attempt missed. Asier Villalibre (Athletic Club) header from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Mikel Jauregizar with a cross following a corner.
  • 108': Foul by Ander Herrera (Athletic Club).
  • 108': Sergi Roberto (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 109': Ander Herrera (Athletic Club) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 110': Foul by Héctor Fort (Barcelona).
  • 110': Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 112': Attempt saved. Marc Guiu (Barcelona) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
  • 113': Attempt saved. Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Mikel Jauregizar with a cross.
  • 115': Delay in match because of an injury Yuri Berchiche (Athletic Club).
  • 115': Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card.
  • 115': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 116': Asier Villalibre (Athletic Club) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 116': Foul by Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona).
  • 117': Foul by Sergi Roberto (Barcelona).
  • 117': Iñaki Williams (Athletic Club) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 117': Sergi Roberto (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 119': Offside, Athletic Club. Nico Williams is caught offside.
  • 120': Attempt blocked. Marc Guiu (Barcelona) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by João Félix with a headed pass.
  • 120'+1': Goal! Athletic Club 4, Barcelona 2. Nico Williams (Athletic Club) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Iñaki Williams.
  • 120'+2': Nico Williams (Athletic Club) is shown the yellow card for excessive celebration.
  • 120'+2': Second Half Extra Time ends, Athletic Club 4, Barcelona 2.
  • 0': Match ends, Athletic Club 4, Barcelona 2.

Statistics

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13 Fouls 16
6 Yellow Cards 4
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 6
2 Corner Kicks 9
3 Saves 2
60.8 Possession 39.2
7 SHOTS 29
4 ON GOAL 7
0.6 On Target % 0.2
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
652 Accurate Passes 356
746 Passes 449
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.8
2 Accurate Crosses 12
10 Crosses 33
0.2 Cross % 0.4
81 Long Balls 58
45 Accurate Long Balls 26
0.6 Long Balls % 0.4
1 Blocked Shots 6
17 Effective Tackles 22
23 Tackles 27
0.7 Tackle % 0.8
12 Interceptions 14
30 Effective Clearances 12
30 Clearances 12

Game Information

Competition: Spanish Copa del Rey

Venue: San Mamés
Location: Bilbao, Spain
Attendance: 50,403

Line-Ups

ATH Athletic Club (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
13 Julen Agirrezabala (GK)
4 Aitor Paredes
3 Daniel Vivian
17 Yuri Berchiche
15 Iñigo Lekue
8 Oihan Sancet Yellow Card
6 Mikel Vesga
24 Beñat Prados Yellow Card
12 Gorka Guruzeta
11 Nico Williams
29 Malcom Adu Ares

BAR Barcelona (4-3-3)

No. Name
13 Iñaki Peña (GK)
15 Andreas Christensen Yellow Card
4 Ronald Araújo
3 Alejandro Balde
23 Jules Koundé
21 Frenkie de Jong Yellow Card
8 Pedri
22 Ilkay Gündogan
9 Robert Lewandowski
7 Ferran Torres Yellow Card
27 Lamine Yamal

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