Athletic prevailed 1-0 in their home league fixture at San Mamés on Monday. Despite the victory, Athletic still find themselves at the bottom of the table, while Girona are nineth.
During the first half no team managed to score a goal and it ended with a 0-0 score.
After the interval, Athletic opened the scoring with a a penalti goal by Aduriz in minute 91 and went on to claim a 1 – 0 victory.
Athletic brought on Susaeta, San José and Muniain in place of Williams, Beñat and Córdoba, while Girona introduced Aleix García, Portu and Stuani for Douglas Luiz, Lozano and Doumbia.
The referee booked Beñat, Nuñez and Capa for Athletic and Juanpe for Girona.
Athletic sits at the eighteenth position with 14 points, while the team managed by Eusebio Sacristán are in nineth position with 21 points.
The next day, both teams will play in away. Athletic team do so against Alavés, while Girona will face Sevilla.