ATHLETIC BILBAO NEWS

Athletic Bilbao have completed the signing of defender Inigo Martinez from Basque rivals Real Sociedad, it has been confirmed.
Manchester City have completed the signing of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte on a club record fee, it has been confirmed.
Athletic Bilbao are hopeful of signing Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino this week, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Athletic Bilbao will complete the sensational signing of defender Inigo Martinez from Basque rivals Real Sociedad, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Athletic Bilbao have confirmed Aymeric Laporte’s €65m release clause has been paid in full ahead of his move to Manchester City.
Manchester City will complete their club record move for Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte on Monday, say multiple reports.
Villarreal marched on with a third straight win in La Liga Week 21, while Malaga showed more signs of life under new boss Jose Gonzalez.
Aymeric Laporte is set to sit out Athletic Bilbao’s clash with Eibar on Friday night as his move to Manchester City edges closer, say reports.
Athletic Bilbao are lining up a sensational swoop for defender Inigo Martinez from Basque rivals Real Sociedad, according to reports the Spanish press.
Manchester City will pay Aymeric Laporte’s €65m release clause at Athletic Bilbao on Friday or Monday, say reports in the Spanish press.
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane has rejected reports he vetoed the signing of Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte is set to complete a move to Manchester City this week in a deal totalling €70m, say numerous reports.
Manchester City are ready to trigger the €65m release clause of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte, say reports in Spain.
Kepa Arrizabalaga confirmed he received offers from rival clubs but chose to stay with Athletic Bilbao because it is his ‘home’.
Manchester City are said to be close to triggering the €65m release clause of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte.
Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has agreed a seven-year contract extension at the club despite reported interest from Real Madrid.
Athletic Bilbao threw away the lead twice against Getafe, but the disappointment was quickly replaced by optimism about Kepa Arrizabalaga’s future.
Athletic Bilbao forward Inaki Williams has signed an extended contract with the club until June 2025, according to reports in Spain.
Real Madrid have informed Athletic Bilbao of their intention to sign goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga this month, say reports in Spain.
Athletic Bilbao have agreed to sign Romanian international defender Cristian Ganea in a deal worth €600k, according to reports.
Inaki Williams rescued a point for Athletic Bilbao at Espanyol on Sunday as the home team and management were booed by their own fans.
Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Iago Herrerin has extended his contract at the club until June 2021 with a €50m release clause attached.
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane and president Florentino Perez have reportedly clashed over the potential signing of Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao.
Valencia bounced back against Girona in La Liga Week 18 as Athletic Bilbao continued their mid-season renaissance.
Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid “don’t need a goalkeeper” this month, despite speculation linking them with Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has passed a medical examination at Real Madrid but a date is still not set for his move, say reports.
Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has already signed a contract at Real Madrid but it is unclear when he will join, say reports in Spain.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has not ruled out the club making signings in the January transfer window by stating ‘anything can happen’.
Real Madrid will reportedly open negotiations with Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga – who is out of contract in June - this week.
Athletic Bilbao have not received an offer from Real Madrid for goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga despite press reports, the club have confirmed.
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