Iniesta against Athletic Club. PHOTO: MIGUEL RUIZ (FCB).

Messi, after playing five games in Bilbao, scores for the first time in San Mamés. It was his first goal away from home in La Liga.

Andrés Iniesta played his 250th game in the championship.

Cesc, with seven goals, is the second highest goalscorer for Barça in all competitions along with David Villa.

Pep Guardiola has never lost to Athletic Club as a manager. His record in San Mamés is three victories and three draws.

• Athletic Club committed 25 fouls, more than doubling Barça’s 12.

• The Basques had 5 shots on goal, FC Barcelona had 15.

Mascherano recuperated the most amount of balls for Barça (11).

• No Barça player managed to successfully complete more than 70 passes.

• In total, Barça completed 502 passes, Athletic Club completed 250.

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