When Athletic Bilbao's match against Real Madrid CF takes place on schedule, there may not be a bigger match at San Mames Stadium. When it comes to playing in La Liga, both teams have a long history, and both hope to provide their fans with a competitive display, and produce one of the best matches in the Spanish game.
Athletic Club Bilbao, nicknamed Los Leones (the Lions), may not be able to match the recognition that Real Madrid CF can bring to the whole world, however, they have certainly built a reputation in the country as a tough opponent and one that can not be taken for granted. The Basque team are the most successful in the region, with no less than eight league titles to its name.
Of course, Real Madrid are a team that needs no introduction, because it is one of the most popular teams to have been created in world football. With a multitude of stars to have featured for the Los Blancos over the years, Los Galatiacos have accumulated no less than 33 La Liga crowns, as well as many trophies from continental successes; such as an impressive minimum of 13 Champions League winners medals.
Therefore, when the two sides meet at the stadium, the 53,289-seat San Mames Stadium becomes a truly lively venue, and both groups of fans want to see some of the best football the league can provide. With the completion of this stadium in 2013, it can also provide fans with a unique experience because it can bring the atmosphere into an incredible number.
Previous meetings of Athletic Club Bilbao and Real Madrid CF have brought the hosts a few bad experiences over the years, as results appear to favour the visitors more often than not. Los Leones have managed to obtain victories in the past, with the odd 1-0 being recorded. However, it seems Los Blancos achieve the best results against their Basque opponents, as in recent years they have managed to win with results ranging from 1-2, and 0-3. Interestingly, there have been a number of draws as well, which will provide the hosts with some hope going into each fixture.
Indeed, the encounter will see a number of global superstars grace the turf when the game is played between the two sides, with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Kepa Arrizabalga, Karim Benzema and Inaki Williams having all featured at points.
One thing that can be guaranteed is that Athletic Club Bilbao versus Real Madrid CF has all the elements that are extremely entertaining for fans at the Estadio de San Mames.
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Below you can find how the cost of Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid tickets fluctuates during the season for each event. Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid ticket prices can vary greatly based on many factors such as the day of the week, the opponent team and supply and demand.
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2020||£446|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2020||£396|
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2019||£494|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2019||£533|
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2018||£530|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2018||£448|
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2017||£388|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2017||£428|
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2016||£475|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2016||£501|
|Athletic Club Bilbao vs Real Madrid||Bilbao||2015||£504|
|Real Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao||Madrid||2015||£531|
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