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Barcelona embarrassed by Bilbao in Spanish Super Cup

Published 2315 GMT (0715 HKT) August 14, 2015
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Lionel Messi was left dejected after Barcelona's crushing defeat in Bilbao. David Ramos/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Mikel San Jose put Athletic ahead in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup as he latched on to a headed clearance by visiting keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen and fired a spectacular volley from the center circle. David Ramos/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Veteran striker Aritz Aduriz scored a second-half hat-trick as Bilbao earned a 4-0 advantage to take to the Camp Nou in Monday's second leg. ANDER GILLENEA/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Pedro Rodriguez, who scored Barcelona's extra-time winner in the 5-4 victory over Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup earlier this week, hit the crossbar early in the second half at San Mames Stadium. David Ramos/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Also Friday, Manchester United went top of the English Premier League as Adnan Januzaj earned Louis van Gaal's team a second successive 1-0 win, this time against Aston Villa. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Bayern Munich demolished Hamburg 5-0 in the first game of its Bundesliga title defense. Here Thomas Muller heads the first of his two second-half goals, which came in the space of four minutes at the Allianz Arena. CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/AFP/Getty Images