Athletic Bilbao

Latest stories

3h
insidefutbol
Athletic Bilbao Put In Hard Yards To Convince Aymeric Laporte To Stayhim earn a salary of around €4.5m per year, and it could rise to €5m based on a
Athletic Bilbao Put In Hard Yards To Convince Aymeric Laporte To Stay
insidefutbol / Posted 3 hours ago
him earn a salary of around €4.5m per year, and it could rise to €5m based on annual premiums. RELATED NEWS STORIES: The Athletic Bilbao hierarchy also convinced the young defender that he is the heart of their future project, and Laporte also... Read more
1d
Manchester Evening News
How Guardiola's first City pre-season hasn't gone to plandetermined to address his defence and is still to add a centre back. Aymeric L
How Guardiola's first City pre-season hasn't gone to plan
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
determined to address his defence and is still to add a centre back. Aymeric Laporte was targeted, but opted to stay at Athletic Bilbao. John Stones is at the top of Guardiola’s wanted list, but a deal is dragging on despite the England... Read more
1d
HITC Sport
Hojbjerg praises teammates for helping him settle at Southamptonin competitive action for the first time. Currently, Claude Puel's side are on
Hojbjerg praises teammates for helping him settle at Southampton
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
in competitive action for the first time. Currently, Claude Puel's side are on a tour of Holland, and they are still to face FC Twente and Groningen over the coming week before they take on Athletic Bilbao shortly before this season's curtain rais... Read more
1d
Football365
Five most expensive uncapped Premier League playersfor Herrera; they walked into transfer negotiations with a big badge that read
Five most expensive uncapped Premier League players
Football365 / Posted yesterday
for Herrera; they walked into transfer negotiations with a big badge that read ‘we really want to sign Ander Herrera’. Athletic Bilbao eventually got £28.9m for a 23-year-old midfielder who was yet to be called up by Spain. The idea was that... Read more
1d
footballfancast
Everton braced for Man City mega bid this week as star snubs contract talksinterest in the Toffees defender has notably escalated since like-minded target
Everton braced for Man City mega bid this week as star snubs contract talks
footballfancast / Posted yesterday
interest in the Toffees defender has notably escalated since like-minded target Aymeric Laporte signed a new contract with Athletic Bilbao. The Citizens’ long-standing interest in the prodigious centre-back is no great secret and The Liverpool... Read more
2d
The Sport Review
Ander Herrera: What Man Utd squad have already learned under Jose Mourinhoto be compact then we are going to do that as well.” Herrera was signed by Mou
Ander Herrera: What Man Utd squad have already learned under Jose Mourinho
The Sport Review / Posted 2 days ago
to be compact then we are going to do that as well.” Herrera was signed by Mourinho’s predecessor Van Gaal in a £29m del from Athletic Bilbao in 2014. The Red Devils won the FA Cup last year thanks to a 2-1 extra-time win against Crystal... Read more
14 related stories
3d
tribalfootball.com
Mikel Oyarzabal - Why the Real Sociedad young gun is a star of the futuregave him a contract extension until 2021 to make sure none of the bigger clubs
Mikel Oyarzabal - Why the Real Sociedad young gun is a star of the future
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
gave him a contract extension until 2021 to make sure none of the bigger clubs in Spain snatch him away, especially rivals Athletic Bilbao, who started gathering interest before the January window. Luckily for Oyarzabal, his parents have been... Read more
3d
vitalfootball co uk
Fulham`s Amorebieta Joins Sporting Gijonleft on his Fulham contract some money would have changed hands. Amorebieta le
Fulham`s Amorebieta Joins Sporting Gijon
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
left on his Fulham contract some money would have changed hands. Amorebieta leaves West London, after signing from Athletic Bilbao back in the summer of 2013, having made just 48 appearances. Here at Vital Fulham we`d like to wish Fernando... Read more
4d
International Business Times
Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea all trying to sign Roma defender Kostas Manolas rivals are now eying up the centre-half as they seek to strengthen their own de
Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea all trying to sign Roma defender Kostas Manolas
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
rivals are now eying up the centre-half as they seek to strengthen their own defensive options. After being snubbed by Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte, City have been linked with a host of defenders ahead of Pep Guardiola's first... Read more
4d
Soccer Lens
Manchester United star reveals Red Devils' long-term targetthem to beat the Red Devils in Shanghai. “They are a very good team and they h
Manchester United star reveals Red Devils' long-term target
Soccer Lens / Posted 4 days ago
them to beat the Red Devils in Shanghai. “They are a very good team and they have already played five games,” the former Athletic Bilbao explained. “That is one of the most important things in football, when you have already played games, you... Read more
14 related stories
4d
Soccer Lens
Manchester United star reveals Red Devils' long-term targetthem to beat the Red Devils in Shanghai. “They are a very good team and they h
Manchester United star reveals Red Devils' long-term target
Soccer Lens / Posted 4 days ago
them to beat the Red Devils in Shanghai. “They are a very good team and they have already played five games,” the former Athletic Bilbao explained. “That is one of the most important things in football, when you have already played games, you... Read more
14 related stories
4d
give me sport
Ander Herrera takes a thinly-veiled dig at Louis van Gaal’s tacticstheir pre-season preparations. "They are a very good team and they have alread
Ander Herrera takes a thinly-veiled dig at Louis van Gaal’s tactics
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
their pre-season preparations. "They are a very good team and they have already played four pre-season games,” the former Athletic Bilbao star added. “They are fitter and better, but there are no excuses. United should never lose. "When you have... Read more
4d
HITC Sport
Striker discusses Southampton's Europa League challengewill be seeded either second, third or fourth, meaning they could face sides in
Striker discusses Southampton's Europa League challenge
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
will be seeded either second, third or fourth, meaning they could face sides including Zenit St Petersburg, Inter Milan, Athletic Bilbao or German outfit Schalke. Manchester United will also enter the competition at the Group Stage, however they... Read more
4d
FOXSPORTS.com.au
Pre-season Premier League games, guide, schedule, fixtures: 2016-17July: PEC Zwolle (TBC) 27 July: FC Twente (Q20 Stadium, Oldenzaal) 30 July: F
Pre-season Premier League games, guide, schedule, fixtures: 2016-17
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
July: PEC Zwolle (TBC) 27 July: FC Twente (Q20 Stadium, Oldenzaal) 30 July: FC Groningen (Euroborg Stadium) 7 August: Athletic Bilbao (St Mary’s) 16 July: Burton Albion (Pirelli Stadium) lost 3-0 23 July: Preston North End (Deepdale) 27... Read more
4d
UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.comChina) 28/07: Manchester City v Dortmund (Shenzhen, China) 05/08: Sunderland
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 4 days ago
China) 28/07: Manchester City v Dortmund (Shenzhen, China) 05/08: Sunderland v Dortmund (Altach, Austria) 09/08: Athletic Bilbao v Dortmund (St Gallen, Switzerland) 15/08: Sanhausen v Dortmund (Sandhausen, Germany) 23/08: Hallescher v... Read more
5d
vitalfootball co uk
Paris Saint-Germain refuse to sellwith Aymeric Laporte. But Bailly joined English Premier League side Manchester
Paris Saint-Germain refuse to sell
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 5 days ago
with Aymeric Laporte. But Bailly joined English Premier League side Manchester United and Laporte has so far remained with Athletic Bilbao despite interest from Manchester City. That saw Barcelona switch targets to Samuel Umtiti of Lyon. That... Read more
6d
ESPN FC
Fabregas, Bony, Schweinsteiger top list of players whose futures are in doubta part to play, while interest in youthful centre-backs who are assured passers
Fabregas, Bony, Schweinsteiger top list of players whose futures are in doubt
ESPN FC / Posted 6 days ago
a part to play, while interest in youthful centre-backs who are assured passers -- first Aymeric Laporte, who is staying at Athletic Bilbao, and then John Stones -- suggests Mangala will be a backup at best. Wilfried Bony (Manchester... Read more
6d
Liverpool Echo
Everton transfer rumours: Koulibaly price rises again, four-way fight for Haller, Niasse to TurkeyEverton FC transfer gossip from around the web Updated08:25, 20 JUL 2016 Kali
Everton transfer rumours: Koulibaly price rises again, four-way fight for Haller, Niasse to Turkey
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
Everton FC transfer gossip from around the web Updated08:25, 20 JUL 2016 Kalidou Koulibaly challenges Aritz Aduriz of Athletic Bilbao during the UEFA Champions League qualifying play-off first leg Kalidou Koulibaly is becoming a frequent... Read more
6d
Times of Malta
Villar to run for UEFA top postreplace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics vi
Villar to run for UEFA top post
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
replace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics violations. Villar is a former midfielder for Athletic Bilbao and a Spain international. He was one of the founding members of the Spanish Footballers’ Association. He... Read more
17 related stories
6d
express
How far will your team travel during pre-season?in Holland where Claude Puel's men will face PEC Zwolle, FC Twente and FC Groni
How far will your team travel during pre-season?
express / Posted 6 days ago
in Holland where Claude Puel's men will face PEC Zwolle, FC Twente and FC Groningen before they return to St Mary's take on Athletic Bilbao on August 7 by which point Southampton will have travelled 8,071 miles Bournemouth - Bournemouth: The... Read more
7d
ESPN FC
Jose Mourinho can bring out the best in Ander Herrerain the summer of 2013), but his compatriot Ander Herrera will likely be quite e
Jose Mourinho can bring out the best in Ander Herrera
ESPN FC / Posted 7 days ago
in the summer of 2013), but his compatriot Ander Herrera will likely be quite excited. When United signed Herrera from Athletic Bilbao in June 2014, he was widely regarded as the quintessential Louis van Gaal midfielder. Technically gifted and... Read more
7d
SportsFan
Spain's Villar to run for UEFA presidencyreplace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics vi
Spain's Villar to run for UEFA presidency
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
replace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics violations. Villar is a former midfielder for Athletic Bilbao and a Spain international. He was one of the founding members of the Spanish Footballers' Association... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Otago Daily Times
Spain's Villar to run for UEFA presidencyreplace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics vi
Spain's Villar to run for UEFA presidency
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
replace Platini, who has been banned from football for four years for ethics violations. Villar is a former midfielder for Athletic Bilbao and a Spain international. He was one of the founding members of the Spanish Footballers' Association... Read more
17 related stories
7d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Wandsworth Guardian
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Kingston Guardian
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Oxford Mail
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Gazette
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
guardian-series
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
Harrow Times
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's jobhas made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency
Angel Maria Villar stakes a claim for UEFA president's job
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
has made official his candidature for the upcoming elections for the presidency of UEFA." Bilbao-born Villar, a former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder, became RFEF president in 1988 and became a FIFA Executive member in 1998. He has been a... Read more
17 related stories
7d
sportsmole
Llorente to join Sociedad on loanto Mundo Deportivo, a loan deal with Sociedad is close to being struck. Lloren
Llorente to join Sociedad on loan
sportsmole / Posted 7 days ago
to Mundo Deportivo, a loan deal with Sociedad is close to being struck. Llorente, who is contracted to his current club until the summer of 2018, scored 118 times in 333 appearances for Sociedad's Basque rivals Athletic Bilbao between 2004 and 2... Read more
7d
ESPN FC
Vicente del Bosque's successor must maintain Spain's style - Xavithe nation, with no clear candidate to replace him having yet emerged. Current
Vicente del Bosque's successor must maintain Spain's style - Xavi
ESPN FC / Posted 7 days ago
the nation, with no clear candidate to replace him having yet emerged. Current favourites for the position include former Athletic Bilbao, Sevilla, Mallorca and Granada coach Joaquin Caparros, ex-Spain under-21 and Porto manager Lopetegui, plus... Read more
5 related stories
7d
ESPN FC
Angel Maria Villar mum on running for UEFA chief, Spain's new coachnominations set for July 20. Speaking at a general assembly of the RFEF at its
Angel Maria Villar mum on running for UEFA chief, Spain's new coach
ESPN FC / Posted 7 days ago
nominations set for July 20. Speaking at a general assembly of the RFEF at its base in Las Rozas near Madrid, the former Athletic Bilbao player, 66, said that he had received lots of backing from around European football, while stopping short of... Read more
7d
ESPN FC
Real Madrid thrown out of Copa del Rey after Denis Cheryshev errorbecause there will be no more Copa games this season. Other clubs in similar s
Real Madrid thrown out of Copa del Rey after Denis Cheryshev error
ESPN FC / Posted 7 days ago
because there will be no more Copa games this season. Other clubs in similar situations have avoided any such problems. Athletic Bilbao left out midfielder Raul Garcia this week knowing he had picked up a ban with Atletico Madrid last season.... Read more
8d
Super Sport
No regrets for Del Bosque as he leaveson July 31. The Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his success
No regrets for Del Bosque as he leaves
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
on July 31. The Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his successor straight after that date, with former Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros the favourite for the role. Del Bosque enjoyed a dream start as coach... Read more
5 related stories
8d
Channel NewsAsia
No regrets for Del Bosque as he leaves Spain poston July 31. The Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his success
No regrets for Del Bosque as he leaves Spain post
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
on July 31. The Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his successor straight after that date, with former Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros the favourite for the role. Del Bosque enjoyed a dream start as coach... Read more
5 related stories
8d
iol.co.za
No regrets for Spain’s Del BosqueThe Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his successor straight a
No regrets for Spain’s Del Bosque
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
The Spanish Football Federation is expected to appoint his successor straight after that date, with former Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros the favourite for the role. Del Bosque enjoyed a dream start as coach after succeeding Luis... Read more
5 related stories
8d
The Anfield Wrap
The Kids Are Alright – But What Next?Wanderers) Krisztián Németh (Al-Gharafa) Paul Anderson (Bradford City) Jack
The Kids Are Alright – But What Next?
The Anfield Wrap / Posted 8 days ago
Wanderers) Krisztián Németh (Al-Gharafa) Paul Anderson (Bradford City) Jack Hobbs (Nottingham Forrest) Mikel San José (Athletic Bilbao) Robbie Threlfall (last club Morecambe) Craig Lindfield (FC United of Manchester) Ryan Flynn (Sheffield... Read more
8d
The Sport Review
Photo: Ander Herrera reacts to Man Utd’s first win under Jose Mourinhoperformance and first victory of the season ⚽️🔴 @manchesterunited” The
Photo: Ander Herrera reacts to Man Utd’s first win under Jose Mourinho
The Sport Review / Posted 8 days ago
performance and first victory of the season ⚽️🔴 @manchesterunited” The Spanish midfielder has scored 13 goals in 72 appearances in all competitions for United since his big-money move to Old Trafford from La Liga side Athletic Bilbao in 20... Read more
581 related stories
9d
ESPN FC
Juventus will demand Real Madrid pay €160m to sign Paul Pogbafull-back, according to Spanish outlet AS. But Mourinho reportedly will face c
Juventus will demand Real Madrid pay €160m to sign Paul Pogba
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
full-back, according to Spanish outlet AS. But Mourinho reportedly will face competition from Paris Saint-Germain and Athletic Bilbao for the 26-year-old Spain international. Further complicating matters in Manchester is Conte may well prefer... Read more
9d
ESPN FC
Man United, Chelsea targeting Real Madrid's Raphael Varane - sourcescertain two months ago, sources say the Birmingham club's January asking price
Man United, Chelsea targeting Real Madrid's Raphael Varane - sources
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
certain two months ago, sources say the Birmingham club's January asking price of around 12 million pounds -- as well as the defender's recent injury --- has left United looking around. United are also monitoring Aymeric Laporte of Athletic Bi... Read more
9d
ESPN FC
Pep Guardiola needs John Stones to kickstart his Manchester City erareports, they've renewed their interest in Everton's John Stones after Aymeric
Pep Guardiola needs John Stones to kickstart his Manchester City era
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
reports, they've renewed their interest in Everton's John Stones after Aymeric Laporte turned down the opportunity to leave Athletic Bilbao. Without Guardiola, the signing of Stones would have the potential to be like many of the others the club... Read more
9d
ESPN FC
Barcelona's Lionel Messi campaign a mistake - sports minister CardenalSilva de Lapuerta was a Real Madrid board member between 2000 and 2006. Howeve
Barcelona's Lionel Messi campaign a mistake - sports minister Cardenal
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
Silva de Lapuerta was a Real Madrid board member between 2000 and 2006. However, Partido Popular politician Cardenal, an Athletic Bilbao fan, said in AS: "If this campaign is aiming to make some kind of complaint about a judicial decision, it is... Read more
9d
ESPN FC
Marcelo Bielsa blames Lazio president Claudio Lotito for broken promisesthe Serie A club's president, claiming promised transfer targets failed to mate
Marcelo Bielsa blames Lazio president Claudio Lotito for broken promises
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
the Serie A club's president, claiming promised transfer targets failed to materialise. However, the former Marseille, Athletic Bilbao, Chile and Argentina boss has defended his actions and attempted to explain his reasoning. "My colleagues... Read more
2 related stories
9d
ESPN FC
Lazio say Marcelo Bielsa has resigned amid Argentina vacancyto the round-of-16 at the 2010 World Cup -- their first finals in 12 years -- r
Lazio say Marcelo Bielsa has resigned amid Argentina vacancy
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
to the round-of-16 at the 2010 World Cup -- their first finals in 12 years -- returned to club management in 2011 with Athletic Bilbao. He led the Spanish clubs to the finals of both the Europa League and Copa del Rey in 2012, but was unable to... Read more
2 related stories
9d
ESPN FC
Marcelo Bielsa appointed Lazio's new managerin August 2015. Serie A club Lazio have confirmed the appointment of Marcelo B
Marcelo Bielsa appointed Lazio's new manager
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
in August 2015. Serie A club Lazio have confirmed the appointment of Marcelo Bielsa as their new coach. The former Athletic Bilbao coach takes over from Simone Inzaghi, who took temporary charge following the dismissal of Stefano Pioli in... Read more
2 related stories
9d
ESPN FC
Barcelona vs. Betis, Real Madrid at Real Sociedad in 2016-17 openersgame with Madrid in Trondheim had been accepted. The 2016-17 season is schedul
Barcelona vs. Betis, Real Madrid at Real Sociedad in 2016-17 openers
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
game with Madrid in Trondheim had been accepted. The 2016-17 season is scheduled to end on May 21, with Atletico hosting Athletic Bilbao in what could be their final ever game at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. The 2017 Copa del Rey final has been... Read more
14 related stories
9d
ESPN FC
N'Golo Kante prepares for Leicester departure to join Conte's ChelseaLeicester City for Antonio Conte's Chelsea. Meanwhile, Conte has told Cesar Az
N'Golo Kante prepares for Leicester departure to join Conte's Chelsea
ESPN FC / Posted 9 days ago
Leicester City for Antonio Conte's Chelsea. Meanwhile, Conte has told Cesar Azpilicueta, linked with Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao, that he wants him to stay at Stamford Bridge, according to the Mirror. Its report says Conte has also told... Read more
148 related stories
9d
Football365
How much does pre-season really matter?Cartagines, lost last game 2-1 v Parma 20) Cardiff (P5 W3 D1 L1) – won first g
How much does pre-season really matter?
Football365 / Posted 9 days ago
Cartagines, lost last game 2-1 v Parma 20) Cardiff (P5 W3 D1 L1) – won first game 4-3 v Forest Green, won last game 2-1 v Athletic Bilbao What did we learn from the 2013/14 pre-season? Liverpool’s title charge was precipitated by six wins from... Read more
10d
Liverpool Echo
Everton news and transfer rumours LIVE: Koulibaly and Witsel latest, Koeman's first game in Austria, search for director of footballthe latest news and views from Goodison Park Get Everton FC news by email Kal
Everton news and transfer rumours LIVE: Koulibaly and Witsel latest, Koeman's first game in Austria, search for director of football
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
the latest news and views from Goodison Park Get Everton FC news by email Kalidou Koulibaly challenges Aritz Aduriz of Athletic Bilbao during the UEFA Champions League qualifying play-off first leg Kristian Walsh and the rest of the team will... Read more
196 related stories
More

People in this news