By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Aritz Aduriz nodded the first goal and set up another as Athletic Bilbao beat Espanyol 3-1 to climb to ninth in La Liga on Friday. Bilbao were on top but needed some luck to take the lead in the 29th minute when Aduriz's header deflected off Christian Stuani and went past stranded keeper Kiko Casilla. The visitors threatened to rally through Lucas Vazquez who was well placed in the area but shot tamely at Gorka Iraizoz. It represented a rare foray from Espanyol and it was Bilbao, with raids down the wings, who looked more likely to score again. ... Click here to read full news..