ATHLETIC BILBAO NEWS

The fixtures for the new La Liga season have been announced with Real Madrid and Barcelona to meet in October and March.
Ander Iturraspe believes Athletic Bilbao have a positive future and says winning the title is his ultimate goal.
Ander Herrera has admitted he can’t wait to make his Manchester United debut after completing a ‘dream move’ from Athletic Bilbao.
Manchester United assistant manager Ryan Giggs has welcomed Spain midfielder Ander Herrera to Old Trafford.
Manchester United have completed the signing of Ander Herrera from Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Bilbao have confirmed they have rejected an offer from Manchester United for Ander Herrera.
Ander Herrera will join Manchester United this summer, a year after the club attempted to sign him first time around.
Ander Herrera will stay at Athletic Bilbao, according to his agent, despite speculation involving Manchester United and Chelsea.
Borja Viguera is to join Athletic Bilbao from Alaves after the Basque club paid the striker’s release clause.
Athletic Bilbao have increased the transfer release clause of Barcelona target Aymeric Laporte, reports in Spain say.
Aymeric Laporte has admitted he is flattered to be linked to Barcelona but stresses he has two years left on his Athletic Bilbao contract.
Iker Muniain is expected to sign a new contract with Athletic Bilbao, tying the forward to the club until 2018.
Mikel San Jose has renewed his contract with Athletic Bilbao, agreeing a deal to run until 2018.
Ander Herrera won’t be leaving Athletic Bilbao for Barcelona, with reports in Spain describing the proposal as ‘impossible.’
Barcelona will look to Athletic Bilbao’s Ander Herrera if Cesc Fabregas leaves the club this summer.
Spanish Football Association President Javier Tebas has publicly backed Bilbao’s attempts to host Euro 2020 matches.
The Liga de Futbol Profesional have named their La Liga Team of the Season, with no Barcelona players included.
Francisco thanked all the Almeria players and fans after they stayed in Primera Division with a draw against Athletic Bilbao.
Ernesto Valverde commended his Athletic Bilbao players after they rounded off what the Coach claimed was an ‘extraordinary season’.
Vicente Del Bosque has named his preliminary 30-man Spain squad for this summer’s World Cup.
Ernesto Valverde was not concerned that his Athletic Bilbao side failed to beat Basque rivals Real Sociedad this season.
Aymeric Laporte is said to be keen on a move to Barcelona but Athletic Bilbao are likely to price the defender out of the market.
The fixtures for Week 37 of the Liga season have finally been announced, with seven games being played simultaneously.
Aymeric Laporte wants to focus on playing Champions League football for Athletic Bilbao, not rumours of a move to Barcelona.
Ernesto Valverde admitted he was ‘in heaven’ after Athletic Bilbao secured their place in next season’s Champions League.
Paco Jemez blasted Rayo Vallecano’s defence after they lost 3-0 to Athletic Bilbao, calling it ‘shameful’.
Ernesto Valverde has reminded Athletic Bilbao that they need another win before they’re guaranteed a place in next season’s Champions League.
Unai Emery has said that while Sevilla hope to be in fourth place by tonight, Athletic Bilbao are favourites for the match between the sides.
Ernesto Valverde has insisted he will remain at Athletic Bilbao despite consistent Press links with Barcelona.
Barcelona will look to sign Aymeric Laporte once their transfer ban is over, according to reports.

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