Real Madrid has not won in the own Stadium. The champion saved hardly a point against Athletic Bilbao: 1-1.
Cristiano Ronaldo frustrated.
Real runs through the tie and a point in at stadgenoot Atlético that Thursday are playing against Real Sociedad.
Real came in the fourteenth minute behind. Iñaki Williams wipte the ball over goalkeeper Keylor Navas. Athletic defended that lead with man and power and seemed to go succeed.
A few minutes before time to hit Cristiano Ronaldo with his heel a shot from Luka Modric just enough to beat the keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic to beat.
Real lost last week in Madrid with 3-1 Juventus. One goal of Ronaldo was, however, sufficient to make the semi-finals to reach. The last home game in the Spanish league, the stadsderby against Atlético, ended in 1-1.