Category: Athletic

Man Utd fans react to The Athletic’s major Jack Grealish update – FootballFanCast.com
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Man Utd fans react to The Athletic’s major Jack Grealish update – FootballFanCast.com

3 minute read 23/5/2020 | 08:45am Along with Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho, Jack Grealish has been one of the most high-profile names to have been linked with a move to Manchester United throughout this season. The Aston Villa captain has been in inspired form for the Midlands side, leading from the front as Dean…

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Being More Like Athletic Bilbao – The New York Times
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Being More Like Athletic Bilbao – The New York Times

Rory Smith On SoccerBy only recruiting local players, the Basque club has not only forged a unique identity, it has generated a mind-set among its fans. It may now be a helpful path for others to tread.Players like Iñaki Williams understand, and embrace, the connection between Athletic and its Basque identity.Credit…Jon Nazca/ReutersMay 22, 2020, 6:12…

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Legendary Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz announces retirement – Sports Mole
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Legendary Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz announces retirement – Sports Mole

The striker scored 141 goals for Bilbao. Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz has announced his retirement. The 39-year-old needs a hip replacement and the coronavirus pandemic has robbed him of a chance to end his career on a high note. Arduriz was due to play in an all-Basque Copa del Rey final against Real Sociedad…

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SEC officials to vote May 22 on whether to open athletic facilities in June – ESPN
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SEC officials to vote May 22 on whether to open athletic facilities in June – ESPN

6:13 PM ETSam Khan Jr.ESPN Staff Writer CloseCovers Texas A&M and the SEC.Joined ESPN in 2012.Graduate of the University of Houston.SEC presidents and chancellors are scheduled to vote May 22 on whether to allow their schools to open athletic facilities to athletes for voluntary workouts in June.Multiple SEC athletic administrators publicly discussed the upcoming vote…

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Colorado athletic director, 3 head coaches to take 10% pay cuts – ESPN
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Colorado athletic director, 3 head coaches to take 10% pay cuts – ESPN

2:35 PM ETMark SchlabachESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaColorado is the latest Division I athletics program to announce voluntary reduced pay for its athletic director and coaches in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the university announced Thursday.The Buffaloes announced that…

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UofL athletic department announces layoffs and furloughs – WAVE 3
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UofL athletic department announces layoffs and furloughs – WAVE 3

Vince Tyra By Kent Taylor | April 22, 2020 at 4:06 PM EDT – Updated April 22 at 4:17 PM LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The COVID-19 shutdown has cost 33 employees of the UofL athletic department their jobs. Seven other open positions will also not be filled. That announcement came on Wednesday afternoon from UofL…

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USC to ban fans from home athletic events through March 29 – ESPN
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USC to ban fans from home athletic events through March 29 – ESPN

In response to the coronavirus outbreak, USC is implementing attendance protocols that will ban fans from home athletic events starting Wednesday and running through March 29.According to the school, events will be limited to the following: participating student-athletes and their families, coaches, officials, other essential personnel as designated by USC Athletics (i.e., team personnel, medical…

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Wigan Athletic v Luton Town – BBC Sport
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Wigan Athletic v Luton Town – BBC Sport

6 Mar From the section Championship Wigan beat Championship leaders West Bromwich Albion last weekend, with captain Sam Morsy scoring the only goal in a 1-0 winOn-loan Chelsea full-back Dujon Sterling could return to Wigan’s matchday squad for the visit of Luton after two months out injured.Three successive league wins, including last weekend’s victory at…

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Copa del Rey: Athletic Bilbao beat Granada to set up all-Basque final with Sociedad – BBC Sport
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Copa del Rey: Athletic Bilbao beat Granada to set up all-Basque final with Sociedad – BBC Sport

Left-back Yuri Berchiche celebrates scoring the vital away goal that sent Athletic Bilbao through to the Copa del Rey finalAthletic Bilbao will play Real Sociedad in the first all-Basque Copa del Rey final since 1927 after edging past Granada on away goals.Athletic lost 2-1 in the second leg, but went through courtesy of Yuri Berchiche’s…

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Athletic Bilbao: ‘Higuain not Basque’ – Football Italia

Gonzalo Higuain seemingly won’t be in the running for an Athletic Bilbao career after all, as their director of sport warned a Basque grandfather “doesn’t count.” There were reports in Spain yesterday that the Juventus striker was being courted to sign for the club next season. Although born in France and growing up in Argentina,…

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Athletic Bilbao ‘interested in Kepa Arrizabalaga reunion’ – Sports Mole
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Athletic Bilbao ‘interested in Kepa Arrizabalaga reunion’ – Sports Mole

Athletic Bilbao are reportedly considering whether to launch a bid to re-sign Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. Athletic Bilbao reportedly hold an interest in securing a reunion with Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. In 2018, Bilbao allowed Arrizabalaga to move to Stamford Bridge for a fee of £71.6m, with the Spaniard penning a contract with the Blues…

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What Kepa Arrizabalaga has said about an Athletic Club return amid talk of Chelsea exit – Football.London
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What Kepa Arrizabalaga has said about an Athletic Club return amid talk of Chelsea exit – Football.London

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Athletic Bilbaos Inaki Williams reports racist abuse during Espanyol clash – ESPN
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Athletic Bilbaos Inaki Williams reports racist abuse during Espanyol clash – ESPN

playHislop: No explaining or accepting racism in football (2:30)Shaka Hislop believes football clubs have a responsibility to help eliminate racist incidents in stadiums. (2:30)Athletic Bilbao forward Inaki Williams has said he was racially abused by fans during his team’s 1-1 draw at Espanyol in La Liga on Saturday.Williams, 25, had been substituted in the 69th…

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Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Los Blancos need to keep pace with Barcelona – MARCA.com
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Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Los Blancos need to keep pace with Barcelona – MARCA.com

Real Madrid vs Athetic Results have been matched until nowWin, win, win, win, draw, draw. Barcelona and Real Madrid’s rhythm atop the LaLiga Santander table have the pair going head to head in the title race.They tend to match each other each week, and results have been calming down since November 9.Not even El Clasico saw…

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Real Madrid – Athletic pre-match news: squads, confirmed teams… – AS English
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Real Madrid – Athletic pre-match news: squads, confirmed teams… – AS English

Follow our live feed of Real Madrid vs Athletic  Brahim back in Real Madrid squad Brahim Díaz has been included in Real Madrid’s squad for just the fourth time this season, but James Rodríguez has not returned to the matchday group despite overcoming a knee injury and rejoining full training this week. Álvaro Odriozola and…

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