Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane and his Barcelona counterpart Ernesto Valverde on Friday strongly condemned the violence which led to a police officer dying before a Europa League game in Spain between Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow. Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Police arrested nine people, including three Russians and a Pole, during clashes in Bilbao ahead of a Europa League match between Russian club Spartak Moscow and Athletic Bilbao in which a police officer died of a heart attack, officials said Friday. Show More Summary
A Spanish riot police officer died of cardiac arrest after clashes involving Russian soccer fans before a Europa League match between hosts Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow
A police offer dies in clashes near the San Mames stadium before the Europa League tie between Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow.
Paris (AFP) – Arsenal scraped into the last 16 of the Europa League despite a 2-1 second-leg defeat by Ostersunds, but Thursday’s action was marred by violent clashes at the match between between Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow which left a police officer dead. Show More Summary
Las Palmas continued to show improvement under new coach Paco Jemez when it drew 0-0 at Athletic Bilbao
On This Day in Football: Athletic put 12 past Barca, Super Caley go ballistic - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1931, Athletic Bilbao inflicted one of the most humiliating defeats on Barcelona as they beat the Catalans 12-1 in a La Liga fixture. Show More Summary
Athletic Bilbao acts quickly, signs Inigo Martinez from rival Real Sociedad to replace Laporte
Manchester City has taken its spending on center backs since 2014 to around $250 million by signing France Under-21 international Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao for a club-record fee.
Manchester City defender to leave after Aymeric Laporte joins - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City defender Tosin Adarabioyo looks set to be loaned out following the signing of Athletic Bilbao’s Aymeric Laporte, reports the Daily Mail. Show More Summary
Manchester City sign Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao to take spending by Premier League clubs to a record £252m for a January transfer window.
London (AFP) – Manchester City completed a club record deal for Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte on Tuesday in a move by Pep Guardiola to bolster the Premier League leaders’ defence for the title run-in. City tweeted the announcement...Show More Summary
La Liga outfit Athletic Bilbao have this afternoon confirmed that the club have paid the full 32 million Euro release clause in the contract of Real Sociedad defender Inigo Martinez. Official Following a week of heavy speculation surrounding the possible departure of Bilbao star man Aymeric Laporte for Manchester City, the runaway Premier League leaders […]
Barcelona-based journalist Bruno Alemany has this evening provided details of Manchester City’s plans to pay the 65 million Euro release clause of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte. In-demand Laporte, a 23-year-old centre-half, has long been regarded as one of the finest stoppers in La Liga, with his combination of size, aerial dominance, reading of the game and […]
Madrid (AFP) – Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga on Monday signed a new long-term contract to keep him at San Mames and end the speculation linking him with a move to Real Madrid. The Basque club announced in a statement that Kepa had agreed a new seven-year deal to run until June 2025. Show More Summary
Athletic Bilbao says it has extended the contract of goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga until June 2025, ending speculation about his move to Real Madrid
Angel Rodriguez came off the bench to help Getafe salvage a 2-2 draw after twice trailing Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish league on Friday
SkyCams be warned: Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Iago Herrerin can boot it
Real Sociedad drew 0-0 at Athletic Bilbao in a Basque Country derby in the Spanish league
Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid’s first foray into the January transfer market will be to snap up Athletic Bilbao’s promising goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga, Madrid-based sports daily Marca reported on Monday. Arrizabalaga’s contract expires in June meaning he could leave Bilbao for free at the end of the season. Show More Summary