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Gaizka Garitano Praises New Players After Bilbao Athletic’s First Win Of The Season

Bilbao Athletic may look very different from last year’s team, but there are still high expectations in the second season under manager Gaizka Garitano. The Cachorros began their season at home against Tudelano and did not skip a beat as they cruised to a dominant 2-0 win at Lezama. Afterwards, Garitano spoke to the media and said he was very

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Athletic Club Announce Loan Moves For Adrián Celador, Aitor Aguado, And Xabier Naveira

With the new season quickly approaching both Bilbao Athletic and CD Basconia are working to perfect their squads and ensure that everyone will have ample playing time. This often means that some players need to leave on loan in order to enjoy regular minutes. On Thursday Athletic officially announced that Adrián Celador, Aitor Aguado, and Xabier Naveira will be spending

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Unai Simón Finalizing Contract Renewal With Athletic, Several Clubs Interested In Signing Him On Loan

There is no shortage of talent at Athletic when it comes to goalkeepers. Kepa Arrizabalaga is quickly turning into one of the best in the world, while Iago Herrerín and Alex Remiro are both more than capable of featuring as starters in La Liga. Unai Simón shouldn’t be ignored either. The 21-year-old dazzled with Bilbao Athletic last season and has

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Iker Undabarrena Signs With Tenerife After Leaving Bilbao Athletic

Iker Undabarrena has been a major point of discussion among Athletic fans for a few months now. Many expected the talented midfielder and captain of Bilbao Athletic to get the chance to train with the first team this summer, but that isn’t the case. Athletic had a clause in his contract that would have officially promoted him and extended his

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Urtzi Iriondo Officially Leaves Athletic Club After Not Receiving A Contract Renewal

  Urtzi Iriondo joined Lezama back in 2005 when he was just 10 years old and immediately stood out in his age group. As he progressed through the academy he eventually found his way to Bilbao Athletic in 2014 and was one of the players who helped lead the reserves to promotion. He played in 32 games in the Segunda and, after

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Unai Simón Will Likely Leave Bilbao Athletic On Loan Next Season

Athletic Club have plenty of talented young goalkeepers coming through Lezama, but the key to developing players is to make sure that everyone is getting plenty of minutes and constantly pushing themselves against stronger competition. That can be difficult sometimes, especially considering the fact that Athletic have several around the same age category. It is at these times that loan

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