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Iñigo Martinez, Mikel San José, and Enric Saborit Suspended For Final Game Of The Season

Saturday’s match against Alavés was Athletic Club’s last Basque Derby of the season. It hasn’t been a good year for the Lions and fans have been ready for the summer for a few months now. With only two games left on the calendar and Kuko Ziganda not contining as manager when the season ends, there was hope that the team

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Athletic Club 2-0 Real Betis: Lions Dominate At The San Mamés

Despite not having anything left to play for besides pride, Saturday’s match against Real Betis was always going to be interest for Athletic. The Lions were without Oscar De Marcos, Raúl García, and Mikel Balenziaga and that meant that manager Kuko Ziganda would have to really shake up the lineup. Most were surprised to see him go with three center-backs

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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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Aritz Aduriz Returns To Training, Mikel Balenziaga Suffers Hamstring Injury

Aritz Aduriz has missed Athletic’s last two games with an muscle injury in his abdomen and it is safe to say that the Lions definitely could’ve used the star striker. Without the 37-year-old the offense was stagnant and struggled to create chances. Finally, there is some good news. The players returned to training on Tuesday and Aduriz was back among

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