La Liga: Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao 5-2
February 9 , 2015
Barcelona defeated Athletic Bilbao 5-2 to move a point behind Real Madrid in the La Liga on Sunday.
Argentine captain Lionel Messi opened the scoring in the 15th minute, and Luis Suarez gave Barcelona a commanding two-goal lead in the first half.
Rico Moreno scored after half time for Athletic but an own goal put Barcelona in the driver’s seat.
Neymar made it 4-1 for Barca before Aritz Aduriz reduced the lead in the 66th minute. Pedro’s 86th minute effort left no doubt about the outcome.