ATHLETIC BILBAO NEWS

Slaven Belupo Coach Roy Ferencina admitted Athletic Bilbao were superior to his side in their Europa League qualifier first leg.
Athletic Bilbao Coach Marcelo Bielsa was pleased with his side’s performance in their 3-1 win over Slaven Koprinivca at San Mames.
Athletic Bilbao have a foot in the next round of the Europa League after beating Slaven Belupo 3-1 in their first leg tie at San Mames.
Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa has denied he has a problem with star striker Fernando Llorente.
Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa has been forced to reshape his defence before Thursday’s Europa League clash with Slaven Belupo.
Barcelona are seeking other alternatives with their pursuit of Javi Martinez appearing to have hit a brick wall.
Athletic Bilbao midfielder David Lopez is having talks with Deportivo de La Coruna over a possible move to Riazor, claims AS.
Athletic Bilbao are still no nearer getting star striker Fernando Llorente to pen a new deal at San Mames, reports AS.
Athletic Bilbao midfielder Pablo Orbaiz is set to join Russian outfit Rubin Kazan according to the club’s official website.
Barcelona look set to trump Manchester City in the race to sign Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez, believe reports in England.
Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes insists Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez is worth no more than €22m.
Galician neighbours Celta Vigo and Deportivo de La Coruna are competing for the signature of Athletic Bilbao winger David Lopez.
Athletic Bilbao have admitted Fernando Amorebieta could miss the start of the season with a serious groin injury.
Athletic Bilbao's Javi Martinez says he has already informed the club of his decision over whether to remain at San Mames next season.
Javi Martinez has scotched rumours he is to leave Athletic Bilbao, saying he still expects to be with Los Leones in four years time.
Real Madrid legend Raul believes his natural successor in Spanish football is Athletic Bilbao’s Iker Muniain.
Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa has been added to the list of possible candidates to become Coach of the Russian national team.
Marcelo Bielsa's spat with a construction company last week is not the first time he has been caught up in a similar disagreement.
Iker Muniain says he hopes for calm at San Mames following the bust-up between Athletic boss Marcelo Bielsa and President Josu Urrutia.
Marcelo Bielsa has issued a statement via Facebook in response to Athletic Bilbao’s apology to a construction company.
TV3 claims Barcelona will pay €40m for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez if he is willing to lower his wage demands.
Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa returned to training on Monday as the uneasy truce at the Basque club continues.
Athletic Bilbao and Marcelo Bielsa are on collision course after comments made by the Argentine Coach on Thursday.
Marca reports that Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelo Bielsa raged at employees at the club’s training ground last Monday over work delays.
Bayern Munich’s new director of football Matthias Sammer says the Bavarians are prepared to wait for the Spanish international.
Athletic Bilbao midfielder Carlos Gurpegui feels the club must improve on last season’s successful campaign under Marcelo Bielsa.
Athletic Bilbao have confirmed the signing of Iago Herrerin from Atletico Madrid B on a two-year contract.
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