Today el mister has chosen to start with: Iraizaoz, Iraola, Gurpegi, Laporte, Balenziaga, Iturraspe, Mikel Rico, Ander Herrera, Susaeta, Toquero, and Muniain. Leaving: San José, Beñat, De Marcos, Ibai Gómez, Albizua, Iago Herrerín, and Guillermo on the bench.
The match will be played, at home in San Mamés Barria, in about 20 minutes!
Aupa leones! Aupa Athletic!
El mister has traveled with: Iraizoz, Toquero, Laporte, San José, Beñat, Iturraspe, De Marcos, Ibai, Albizua, Iago Herrerín, Susaeta, Iraola, Etxeita, Mikel Rico, Muniain, Ander Herrera, Balenziaga and Guillermo.
The match begins at 22:00 CET, 4:00pm EST and 1:00pm PST.
We’ve had a few minor injuries here and there. As of last week, Kike Sola and Mikel Balenziaga have been progressing favorably. Aritz Aduriz suffered a right quadriceps contusion after the match against Granada, but we should be seeing him on the field again soon.
Ibai Gomez suffered a mild myotendinous rupture during the match against Granada, but he has also been healing well so we should also be seeing him again soon.
Ander Herrera suffered an injury to the adductor muscles in his left leg during training today, and is being monitored.
Don’t forget the jerseys from the last match in San Mames are still up for bidding until the 14th! You can view current bids and make one yourself, here .
Earlier this week on the 9th, Athletic played a friendly against Mirandés which they won 2-0. The goals were scored by Toquero and Guillermo. You can see the pictures here.
El mister has decided to call on: Iraizoz, Toquero, Laporte, Erik Morán, San José, Beñat, Iturraspe, De Marcos, Iago Herrerín, Susaeta, Iraola, X.Etxeita, Mikel Rico, Gurpegi, Muniain, Aduriz, Ander Herrera and Saborit.
Ibai Gomez, Kike Sola, Mikel Balenziaga and Aritz Aduriz are all continuing their respective recoveries and therefore will not be playing. Animo mutilak!
The match will be played at San Mamés Barria and begins at 21:00 CET, 3:00pm EDT and 12:00pm PDT.
There were a lot of hopes for today’s match, but it just wasn’t meant to be. We all know success doesn’t come over night and we’re still early on in the season. Now it’s time to focus on Sunday’s match vs Valencia CF at la catedral.
El mister has decided to travel with: Iraizoz, Toquero, Laporte, Erik Morán, San José, Beñat, De Marcos, Ibai, Albizua, Iago Herrerín, Susaeta, Iraola, X.Etxeita, Mikel Rico, Gurpegi, Muniain, Aduriz and Ander Herrera.
The team is on it’s way right now!
Match starts at 22:00 CET, 04:00pm EDT and 1:00pm PDT
Well, unfortunately today didn’t work out for us. A goal in the 92nd from Ibai did give us something to smile about at the end of the match however. Now to focus on the match Thursday, versus Real Betis!
Call-ups for tomorrow's match against RCD Espanyol!
El mister has chosen: Iraizoz, Laporte, Erik Morán, San José, Beñat, Iturraspe, De Marcos, Ibai, Albizua, Iago Herrerín, Susaeta, Iraola, X.Etxeita, Mikel Rico, Gurpegi, Muniain, Aduriz and Ander Herrera.
Saborit, Sola and Ekiza won’t be travelling due to their injuries.
Match will be played at Cornellà-El Prat and kick off is at 22:00 CET, 4:00pm EDT and 1:00pm PDT.
Our first match in the new San Mamés and the three points stay with us! We couldn’t be prouder of the three goals that came from, San Jose (17’), Iraola (61’) and Beñat (68’) nor the collective effort of this beautiful squad! It’s been an emotional night for all Athletizales and a great start to this new chapter in Athletic’s history.
Half-time in San Mamés Barria Athletic Club 1-1 Celta
With a goal from San Jose in the 17th minute we were level with Celta. However, since then, Celta has almost gotten the better of us more than once, let’s keep it together and fight for the first win in la catedral!