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Athletic Club Are Done Playing Games With Mikel Merino Who Is Expected To Sign With Real Sociedad

Athletic Club have been chasing Mikel Merino for over two years now and a few months ago it looked certain that they would finally land their man. The Basques had reached personal terms with the Newcastle midfielder in January and were set to come back for him this summer, but things took a sharp turn. Other clubs like Real Betis

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Release Clause Demand The Biggest Obstacle Standing In Athletic’s Way Of Signing Mikel Merino

Every day that passes is one day closer to the end of the Mikel Merino soap opera. The midfielder is going to leave Newcastle this summer and the only question at this point is where he will end up. So far Athletic Club, Real Betis, and Real Sociedad are leading the race for his signature and all three have offered

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Real Sociedad President Travels To England To Negotiate For Athletic Club Target Mikel Merino

Over the last two weeks Athletic Club and Real Betis have been battling over the signature of midfielder Mikel Merino. Both clubs have offered the 21-year-old a five year deal with competitive wages and have kept communication lines open with Newcastle. Initial reports say that the English side will be willing to part with the starlet for roughly €15 million

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New Reports Refute The Claim That Mikel Merino Has Agreed To Personal Terms With Real Betis

Athletic Club’s pursuit of Mikel Merino seemed to take a major hit on Monday when it was reported that the midfielder had agreed to personal terms with Real Betis for a five year contract. The reports said that the Spanish club were going to be meeting with Newcastle soon to finalize the transfer fee and Athletic fans immediately began to

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Athletic Club Target Mikel Merino Has Reportedly Agreed To Personal Terms With Real Betis

Another transfer window, another puzzling pursuit of Mikel Merino. After missing out on the midfield starlet for nearly two years, it looked like Athletic finally had their man in January. The Lions had reached an agreement with Newcastle for the sale of Merino, but the deal was eventually vetoed by manager Rafa Benitez who did not have a way to

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Athletic Club And Real Betis Are Locked In A Battle For Mikel Merino

For the fourth straight transfer window Athletic Club are hoping to bring Mikel Merino to the San Mamés. After seeing the Osasuna product join Borussia Dortmund and Newcastle, the Lions don’t want to face another soap opera and would like to seal his purchase as quickly as possible. In January the 21-year-old agreed to personal terms with Athletic, but has

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