Bilbao

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2012
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Didier Drogba has emerged as a surprise transfer alternative for Juventus who fear being priced out of a deal for Athletic Bilbao’s Fernando Llorente. Although Drogba only moved to Shanghai Shenua this summer, financial problems at the Chinese club following a share dispute means the Ivorian could so...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 9th, 2012
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Athletic Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez is aready to turn his back on long-time suitors Barcelona after expressing a desire to secure a summer switch to Bayern Munich, according to his agent. Barca have been heavily linked with the 23-year-old over the past 12 months and have continued to keep tabs ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 10th, 2012
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Atletico Madrid’s 3-0 win over Spanish rivals Athletic Bilbao last night not only sealed a second Europa League triumph in three years, but also ensured they etched their names into the record books. Scintillating goals from Falcao (2) and Diego ensured Diego Simone’s men claimed a remark...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2012
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Valencia overturned a 2-1 first-leg deficit to beat AZ Alkmaar 5-2 overall and set up an all-Spanish Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid. Atletico were 2-1 winners over Hannover 96 and went through 4-2 on aggregate. Athletic Bilbao make up a trio of Spanish teams in the last four after a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2012
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ATHLETIC BILBOA ARE poised to reach the Europa League semi-finals, while domestic rivals Valencia and Atletico Madrid are in delicate ties. Marcelo Bielsa’s men are enjoying a dream run in the UEFA competition, after they won five of six group games before beating Lokomotiv Moscow and Manchester Unit...