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Athletic Club

Athletic Club
Athletic players and fans celebrate after the team reached their 35th Copa del Rey final in 2009 ©AFP

Athletic Club

Athletic Club
Formed: 1898
Nickname: Los Leones (The Lions)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League: (1977), (2012)

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 8 (1984)
Spanish Cup: 23 (1984)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2016/17: UEFA Europa League round of 32
2015/16:
UEFA Europa League quarter-finals
2014/15:
UEFA Europa League round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2013/14:
did not take part in UEFA club competition
2012/13:
UEFA Europa League group stage
2011/12:
UEFA Europa League runners-up
2010/11: did not take part in UEFA club competition
2009/10: UEFA Europa League round of 32
2008/09: did not take part in UEFA club competition
2007/08: did not take part in UEFA club competition

Records
UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
6-0: Athletic v HJK Helsinki
23/08/12, UEFA Europa League play-off first leg

• Biggest away win
1-7: R. Standard de Liège v Athletic
16/12/04, UEFA Cup group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3:
Athletic v SV Werder Bremen
16/12/09, UEFA Europa League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Juventus v Athletic
26/10/88, UEFA Cup second round first leg
4-0: RSC Anderlecht v Athletic
25/02/10, UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
2-0: Athletic v FC BATE Borisov
10/12/14, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-1: FC Shakhtar Donetsk v Athletic
25/11/14, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-2: Athletic v FC Porto
05/11/14, group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
2-1: three times, most recently FC Porto v Athletic
22/10/14, group stage

UEFA Europa League/UEFA Cup
• Biggest home win
6-0: Athletic v HJK Helsinki (see above)

• Biggest away win
1-7: R. Standard de Liège v Athletic (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Athletic v SV Werder Bremen (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Juventus v Athletic (see above)
4-0: RSC Anderlecht v Athletic (see above)

Last updated: 23/08/17 14.20CET

https://www.uefa.com/teamsandplayers/teams/club=50125/profile/index.html#athletic+club

Matches

SSI ErrSSI Err
HomeAway
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 15/12/2017 18:00 CET
Dinamo Bucureşti1-1Athletic
Referee: Tore Hansen (NOR) Stadium: Arena Națională, Bucharest (ROU)
11/08/2017 09:27:17
Athletic3-0Dinamo Bucureşti
Aggregate: 4-1 (agg: 4-1)
Referee: Pavle Radovanović (MNE) Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
11/08/2017 09:27:11
17 August 2017 17 Aug - UEFA Europa League, Play-offs
Panathinaikos2-3Athletic
Referee: Manuel De Sousa (POR) Stadium: Apostolos Nikolaidis, Athens (GRE)
11/08/2017 09:27:16
20 August 2017 20 Aug - Spanish Liga
Athletic0-0Getafe
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:54
24 August 2017 24 Aug - UEFA Europa League, Play-offs
Athletic1-0Panathinaikos
Aggregate: 4-2 (agg: 4-2)
Referee: Benoît Bastien (FRA) Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
11/08/2017 09:27:12
27 August 2017 27 Aug - Spanish Liga
Eibar0-1Athletic
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:16
10 September 2017 10 Sep - Spanish Liga
Athletic2-0Girona
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:23:35
14 September 2017 14 Sep - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Hertha0-0Athletic
Referee: Ivan Kružliak (SVK) Stadium: Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER)
11/08/2017 09:27:19
17 September 2017 17 Sep - Spanish Liga
Las Palmas1-0Athletic
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:33
20 September 2017 20 Sep - Spanish Liga
Athletic1-2Atlético
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:39
23 September 2017 23 Sep - Spanish Liga
Málaga3-3Athletic
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:39
28 September 2017 28 Sep - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Athletic0-1Zorya
Referee: Halis Özkahya (TUR) Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
11/08/2017 09:27:20
1 October 2017 01 Oct - Spanish Liga
Valencia3-2Athletic
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:39
14 October 2017 14 Oct - Spanish Liga
Athletic1-0Sevilla
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:24:21
19 October 2017 19 Oct - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Östersund2-2Athletic
Referee: István Kovács (ROU) Stadium: Östersund Arena, Ostersund (SWE)
12/13/2017 12:52:55
22 October 2017 22 Oct - Spanish Liga
Leganés1-0Athletic
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:34
28 October 2017 28 Oct - Spanish Liga
Athletic0-2Barcelona
Referee: not available
11/03/2017 08:15:21
2 November 2017 02 Nov - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Athletic1-0Östersund
Referee: Pawel Gil (POL) Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
11/08/2017 09:27:22
5 November 2017 05 Nov - Spanish Liga
Celta3-1Athletic
Referee: not available
11/07/2017 19:44:33
19 November 2017 19 Nov - Spanish Liga
Athletic1-1Villarreal
Referee: not available
11/21/2017 18:37:17
23 November 2017 23 Nov - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Athletic3-2Hertha
Referee: Paolo Tagliavento (ITA) Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
11/25/2017 14:54:17
26 November 2017 26 Nov - Spanish Liga
Deportivo2-2Athletic
Referee: not available
11/27/2017 18:19:50
2 December 2017 02 Dec - Spanish Liga
Athletic0-0Real Madrid
Referee: not available
12/06/2017 00:51:17
7 December 2017 07 Dec - UEFA Europa League, Group stage (Group J)
Zorya0-2Athletic
Referee: Ruddy Buquet (FRA) Stadium: Arena Lviv, Lviv (UKR)
12/09/2017 10:23:41
10 December 2017 10 Dec - Spanish Liga
Levante1-2Athletic
Referee: not available
12/12/2017 06:56:08
16 December 2017 16 Dec - Spanish Liga
Athletic
16.15
Real Sociedad
Referee: TBD
12/05/2017 19:00:57
22 December 2017 22 Dec - Spanish Liga
Betis
19.30
Athletic
Referee: TBD
12/13/2017 15:46:03
7 January 2018 07 Jan - Spanish Liga
Athletic
18.30
Alavés
Referee: TBD
12/13/2017 10:44:54
14 January 2018 14 Jan - Spanish Liga
Espanyol
18.30
Athletic
Referee: TBD
12/15/2017 17:00:53
21 January 2018 21 Jan - Spanish Liga
Getafe
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:23:21
28 January 2018 28 Jan - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Eibar
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:05
4 February 2018 04 Feb - Spanish Liga
Girona
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:23:35
11 February 2018 11 Feb - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Las Palmas
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:23:35
15 February 2018 15 Feb - UEFA Europa League, Round of 32
Spartak MoskvaAthletic
Referee: TBD Stadium: Stadion Spartak, Moscow (RUS)
12/13/2017 12:52:15
18 February 2018 18 Feb - Spanish Liga
Atlético
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:15:24
22 February 2018 22 Feb - UEFA Europa League, Round of 32
AthleticSpartak Moskva
Referee: TBD Stadium: Estadio de San Mamés, Bilbao (ESP)
12/13/2017 01:19:13
25 February 2018 25 Feb - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Málaga
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:15:25
28 February 2018 28 Feb - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Valencia
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:15:29
4 March 2018 04 Mar - Spanish Liga
Sevilla
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:20
11 March 2018 11 Mar - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Leganés
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:20
18 March 2018 18 Mar - Spanish Liga
Barcelona
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:23:35
1 April 2018 01 Apr - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Celta
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:21
8 April 2018 08 Apr - Spanish Liga
Villarreal
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:19
15 April 2018 15 Apr - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Deportivo
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:15:31
18 April 2018 18 Apr - Spanish Liga
Real Madrid
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:19
22 April 2018 22 Apr - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Levante
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:24:20
29 April 2018 29 Apr - Spanish Liga
Real Sociedad
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:16:19
6 May 2018 06 May - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Betis
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:24:20
13 May 2018 13 May - Spanish Liga
Alavés
17.00
Athletic
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:24:20
20 May 2018 20 May - Spanish Liga
Athletic
17.00
Espanyol
Referee: TBD
11/03/2017 08:24:21

Club record in UEFA competitions

  • Biggest win:
    16/12/2004, Standard Liège 1-7 Athletic, Liege
  • Biggest defeat:
    26/10/1988, Juventus 5-1 Athletic, Turin
  • Appearances in UEFA Champions League:  5
  • Appearances in UEFA Cup Winners' Cup:  2
  • Appearances in UEFA Europa League:  18
  • Appearances in UEFA Intertoto Cup:  1
  • Player with most UEFA appearances: 71
    Markel Susaeta (  ESP)
  • Top scorers in UEFA club competitions: 31
    Aritz Aduriz (  ESP)