Tag Archives: Asier Illarramendi

Breaking Down The Major Changes Coming To Athletic Club This Summer

For four consecutive years Athletic Club enjoyed European competition and were one of the best teams in all of La Liga. The Lions played tough football, were organized, and the San Mamés was a fortress that even the best clubs struggled to overcome. This season all of that has changed. Kuko Ziganda took over as manager after Ernesto Valverde left

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Athletic Club Facing Competition For Osasuna Winger Kike Barja

Athletic’s interest in Osasuna winger Kike Barja is well documented at this point. After a poor offensive showing this season the Lions know they need to improve their attacking options and view Barja as a solid addition. The 21-year-old is versatile, able to play on either wing, and has an eye for goal and creating chances. Although he has a

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Asier Illarramendi: I Don’t See Myself In The Athletic Shirt

Athletic Club have been chasing Asier Illarramendi since he was a teenager growing up in Real Sociedad’s youth academy. Every time the transfer window opens the Lions are once again linked with a move for the talented midfielder, but nothing has come to fruition. Recently his name crept back into rumors suggesting that he would be willing to follow one

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