Las Palmas beat Athletic Bilbao 3-1 in La Liga

After 13 rounds, Las Palmas is 10th with 19 points, one point behind Athletic Bilbao.

By: AP | Madrid | Published:November 29, 2016 10:41 am
Las Palmas, Athletic Bilbao, Las Palmas vs Athletic Bilbao, football news, sports news Las Palmas picked up their second home win in a row against Athletic. (Source: Ap File)

Kevin-Prince Boateng scored in the first half to lead Las Palmas to a 3-1 win over 10-man Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish league on Monday.

Momo and Jonathan Viera added second-half goals to secure Las Palmas’ second straight home victory.

Athletic got on the board with a penalty kick converted by Raul Garcia late in the game at Gran Canaria Stadium.

Athletic played a man down from the 74th minute as Spain striker Aritz Aduriz was sent off with a second yellow card.

After 13 rounds, Las Palmas is 10th with 19 points, one point behind Athletic.

Real Madrid leads with 33 points, six more than Barcelona and Sevilla.

Barcelona hosts Madrid at Camp Nou on Saturday in the first clasico of the season.