Abel Aguilar scored in the 52nd minute to earn a draw for Depor.
Los Leones had taken the lead in the 23rd minute when Óscar De Marcos scored after an assist from Markel Susaeta.
De Marcos plied his trade for 90 minutes during the match. He scored in the 23rd minute, took six shots and completed 26 passes.
De Marcos demonstrated his rapport with Andoni Iraola throughout the match, and connected with the defender for six passes.
Los Rojiblancos had all these opportunities while controlling possession for 63.7% of the contest.
The six attempts by Fernando Llorente were the most of any Athletic Bilbao player.
Gorka Iraizoz stopped four shots.
Iker Muniain's 16 passes to Ander were the most of any Athletic Bilbao teammates during the match.
Deportivo La Coruña controlled the ball for a mere 36.3% of the contest.
Deportivo de La Coruña had nine shots, including five on target.
Riki had two shots for Deportivo de La Coruña, more than any of his team-mates.
Germán Lux made five saves for Deportivo de La Coruña.Roderick went off due to injury in the 80th minute and was replaced by Insúa.