Gurpegui joins Athletic staff

Athletic Bilbao have confirmed Carlos Gurpegui has joined the staff of Coach Ernesto Valverde.

Gurpegui retired at the end of the 2015-16 season and AS notes he takes the role that was held by Joseba Etxeberria, who has taken over the bench at Athletic feeder club Basconia, in the Tecera.

Jose Angel Ziganda has also been confirmed as Coach of B team Bilbao Athletic for the sixth straight season despite the shake-up in Los Leones’ structure elsewhere, Jose Lucaes moving from Basconia to take charge of the Infantil A ranks.

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