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Julen Lopetegui’s Real Madrid Appointment Could Spell Trouble For Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Future At Athletic Club

Last year Kepa Arrizabalaga flirted with the idea of leaving Athletic Club to join Real Madrid, but ultimately decided to renew his contract with the Basques in January. He penned a new deal through 2025 that also contained an €80 million release clause. Then-manager Zinedine Zidane had a lot to do with Kepa’s decision as the Real Madrid coach continued

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Athletic Club Reportedly Hoping To Raise Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Release Clause

Fans of Athletic Club have been well aware of Kepa Arrizabalaga’s quality for some time now. The rest of the world is just starting to take notice. On Wednesday night the 23-year-old introduced himself to the masses with a world class display against Real Madrid that saw him make nine saves and leave the Santiago Bernabeu in silence. Real Madrid

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Real Madrid 1-1 Athletic Club: Kepa Arrizabalaga Silences The Bernabeu

Coming off of a disappointing loss to Deportivo, things did not look good for Athletic Club as they walked into the Santiago Bernabeu. The Lions had not won a game there since 2005 and, with Real Madrid in peak form lately, it didn’t look promising for the Basques. Looking past the history, it was clear that Athletic meant business from

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Athletic Club Want To Give Kepa Arrizabalaga The Highest Release Clause In The Team

A lot has been made about the ongoing negotiations between Kepa Arrizabalaga and Athletic Club regarding the keeper’s expiring contract. So far the club has made it clear that they want to place a very large release clause in his new contract and, in response, Kepa wants his wages to reflect that number. As of now the two sides have

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