ATHLETIC BILBAO NEWS

Thibaut Courtois will retain his place in Real Madrid’s starting line-up for the weekend clash at Athletic Club Bilbao, according to Marca.
Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga insists his world record €80m move from Athletic Club Bilbao ‘does not concern’ him.
La Liga Week 3 was hit by derby fever, with Eibar and Real Betis claiming bragging rights and Valencia having theirs taken away.
A busy final day of the Spanish transfer window saw La Liga clubs make no less than 11 signings.
Huesca ‘can make big waves’ in La Liga, boss Leo Franco insisted after they came from two goals down to rescue a point at Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Club Bilbao boss Eduardo Berizzo has called on La Liga to find a way of playing their upcoming tie with Rayo Vallecano.
Athletic Club Bilbao Coach Eduardo Berizzo has issued a public warning to Inaki Williams ‘not to mix private life in the public sphere’.
Athletic Bilbao boss Eduardo Berizzo praised his side’s ‘perseverance’ following their last-minute winner against Leganes on Monday.
Eduardo Berizzo insists his Athletic Club Bilbao side are ‘ready’ for starting their La Liga campaign against Leganes on Monday.
Forward Mikel Oyarzabal has extended his contract at Real Sociedad until June 2023 with an increased release clause, it has been confirmed.
Athletic Club Bilbao are pushing on a remarkable deal to land forward Mikel Oyarzabal from Basque rivals Real Sociedad, claim reports.
Kepa Arrizabalaga has penned a letter to Athletic Bilbao supporters to explain his decision to move to Premier League giants Chelsea.
Ander Iturraspe has wished goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga ‘all the best’ following his €80m move to Premier League giants Chelsea.
Athletic Club Bilbao have confirmed the €80m (£71m) release clause of goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has been deposited with La Liga.
Chelsea have agreed to pay the €80m (£71m) release clause of Athletic Club Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga in a world record goalkeeper fee.
Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams says he is more than comfortable with his old role out wide under new boss Eduardo Berizzo.
Athletic Bilbao’s Oscar de Marcos has welcomed new boss Eduardo Berizzo’s decision to move him back to his old attacking midfielder role.
Newly-promoted Huesca have reached an agreement with Athletic Bilbao to take defender Xabi Etxeita on loan.
Cadiz look set to sign Toronto midfielder Ager Aketxe on a loan deal with an option to buy, according to reports in the Spanish press.
New Athletic Club Bilbao defender Yuri Berchiche has explained he has returned to the club with target of ‘qualifying for the Champions League’.
Athletic Club Bilbao have completed the signing of Paris Saint-Germain defender Yuri Berchiche today, it has been confirmed.
Athletic Club Bilbao will complete the signing of Paris Saint-Germain defender Yuri Berchiche today, according to reports.
Athletic Club Bilbao held a ‘definitive meeting’ with Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday for the transfer of defender Yuri Berchiche, say reports.
A report in RMC Sport claims Paris Saint-Germain defender Yuri Berchiche has agreed personal terms with both Athletic Club Bilbao and Atletico Madrid.
Real Sociedad are reportedly closing in on the signing of Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino, beating interest from a number of other Spanish clubs.
Athletic Club Bilbao are closing in on the €20m signing of Paris Saint-Germain forward Yuri Berchiche, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Sevilla are the latest team to join the race for out-of-favour Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino, according to reports.
As the dust settles from Spain’s 3-3 draw with Portugal, Football Espana asks whether they should stick or twist with David de Gea at the World Cup.
Leeds United have confirmed the appointment of former Espanyol and Athletic Club Bilbao Coach Marcelo Bielsa as their new head coach on a three-year deal.
Athletic Bilbao are reportedly prepared to bring back Manchester United’s Ander Herrera if it means making him their best-paid player.
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