Athletic Bilbao Features

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Platini: Spanish 'socio' ownership system is ideal

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | December, 12 2013

UEFA president Michel Platini has said he favours the Spanish ‘socio’ ownership model for European clubs. • Den Bosch tricked by ‘sheikh’ Four La Liga clubs -- Barcelona, Real Madrid, Osasuna and Athletic Bilbao ...

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid held by lowly Xativa

ESPN staff | December, 7 2013

Real Madrid suffered the humiliation of being held 0-0 against Segunda B side Olimpic de Xativa in the Copa del Rey last-32 clash on Saturday night. Real were beaten 2-1 by capital rivals Atletico Madrid in the final of the competition last se...

Martino: Loss makes things difficult Video

ESPN staff | December, 2 2013

Barcelona manager Gerardo Martino admitted a poor run of results has made “things difficult” as the club’s undefeated league run came to an end at Athletic Bilbao. • Corrigan: Three thoughts: Athletic Bilbao vs...

Herrera not looking to leave Athletic Bilbao

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | November, 27 2013

Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera says he appreciates that Manchester United made an effort to sign him last summer, but suggests he would not be interested should the Red Devils return with another offer in January. • Okwonga: United...

Herrera sorry after being booked for diving

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | October, 29 2013

Ander Herrera has owned up to diving to try to win a penalty in Monday night's 1-0 Primera Division win at Getafe, and said he hoped other players would follow his lead in admitting when they had tried to con referees. • Hesse: Falling do...

Gomez impressed by Herrera conduct

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | September, 6 2013

Athletic Bilbao attacker Ibai Gomez says he is impressed with how team-mate Ander Herrera has handled himself through a difficult week in which the midfielder had appeared set to move to Manchester United. •  Payne: Culture of overre...

Ander Herrera: I never spoke to United

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | September, 4 2013

Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera has admitted he was flattered by interest from Manchester United, while suggesting the Premier League club have more questions to answer over their conduct when failing to complete the deal on transfer deadl...

Herrera to United deal collapses

Miguel Delaney | September, 2 2013

Manchester United saw their pursuit of Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera end in failure, with a deal falling down late in the transfer window. #INSERT type:image END# • Payne: Farce at United Despite United initially agreeing...

Herrera deal hits snag over release clause

Miguel Delaney | September, 2 2013

Manchester United's attempt to sign Ander Herrera from Athletic Bilbao is in the balance due to technical issues regarding the player's complicated contractual situation. The English champions have agreed to pay €36 million for the midfie...

Manchester United to pay Herrera buy-out clause

Miguel Delaney | September, 2 2013

Manchester United have agreed to pay Athletic Bilbao the requested €36 million for midfielder Ander Herrera, Old Trafford sources have told ESPN FC. • Moyes: Transfers 'going on' United are also relaxed about signing Marouane Fella...

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