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Bilbao draws 1-1 at Barcelona to win Spanish Super Cup 5-1 on aggregate

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BARCELONA, Spain — Athletic Bilbao ended a 31-year trophy drought with a 1-1 draw at Barcelona on Monday, claiming the Spanish Super Cup with a 5-1 aggregate victory over the reigning European champions.

After Bilbao's stunning 4-0 win in Friday's first leg, Barcelona threatened a comeback when Lionel Messi put the hosts ahead a minute before halftime after Luis Suarez set him up. But their hopes of an improbable turnaround diminished when earned a rash red card for screaming in the face of a line judge in the 56th.

That helped Bilbao withstand the onslaught before netted the equalizer in the 74th, adding to the striker's hat trick on Friday.

Bilbao also finished with 10 men after Kike Sola was sent off in the 86th for a challenge on Javier Mascherano.

PHOTO: Athletic Bilbao's Aritz Aduriz celebrates with  Javier Eraso, left, after scoring his side’s first goal during a second leg Spanish Super Cup soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Aug.17, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Athletic Bilbao's Aritz Aduriz celebrates with Javier Eraso, left, after scoring his side’s first goal during a second leg Spanish Super Cup soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Aug.17, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

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PHOTO: Athletic Bilbao's Aritz Aduriz celebrates after scoring during the second leg Spanish Super Cup soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Aug.17, 2015. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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