Athletic Bilbao vs. Napoli: Winners and Losers from Champions League Qualifier

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Athletic Bilbao vs. Napoli: Winners and Losers from Champions League Qualifier
Alvaro Barrientos/Associated Press

Athletic Bilbao celebrated their first official game at the stunning new San Mames stadium by qualifying for the Champions League group stages with a 3-1 win over Napoli in their second-leg play-off clash.

Athletic had never lost againt Italian opposition at the old San Mames, and they continued their excellent home record at the upgraded venue with a brilliant performance against the Italians, which completed a 4-2 aggregate victory.

Aritz Aduriz scored a double and Ibai Gomez added a third in front of a vibrant home crowd after Marek Hamsik had put the Italians ahead against the run of play at the start of the second half.

Here are the winners and losers from this entertaining encounter. 

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