Spanish League team Fc Barcelona looses from Athletic Bilbao by 2 - 1 in Copa del Rey first leg at San Mames stadium . Athletic Bilbao won their first leg advantage over Barcelona with nine - men team.
Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz scored goal in 25' min and just after 3 minutes, Bilbao player Inaki Williams added one more goal and made the scoreline 2 - 0 .
After half time both Athletic player Raul Garcia and Ander Iturrapse was shown a red card.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi scored a goal from a free - kick after the break made 2 - 1 score .
Barcelona star trio Lionel Messi , Neymar and Luis Suarez joined the training with team on Monday after the winter break . This is the sixth occasion when Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao faced each other in this competition, including three finals .
Another leg will be played on Wednesday ,11 January at Nou Camp .