Tag Archives: Athletic Bilbao

Rainy Day Victory Over Athletic 2-1

24 Oct

_4am3042thumbBack on top of the table, y’all!

I’ll be taking over match recaps while mygypsyspirit moves and gets herself settled. I can’t hope to hold a candle to her skills in this regard, so it will be quick and dirty. I don’t think I’ve done a match recap since 2011 so excuse my rustiness. Continue reading

Ready For Athletic Bilbao

22 Oct

gale_06_3am1922thumbSorry for my absence lately. I managed to get sick again. ūüė¶ How does it always happen that when I’m about to get a couple of days off fr0m work I get some sort of chest or sinus infection (or both, in this case)?! Ugh. Anyhow, I’ve been sleeping a lot. But tomorrow’s a match, so I thought it was time to update. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Aymeric Laporte

9 Oct

aymeric-laporteCenter back Aymeric currently plays for Athletic Bilbao. He has represented at France at the U17, U18, U19, U21 and senior levels.

Match Recap: Real Madrid 4 – 2 Athletic Bilbao

14 Feb

The Bernabeu faithful

I wasn’t quite sure how I was feeling about this match. So rather than watch it live, I went to the gym so I could save myself the stress. Continue reading

Ready For Athletic Bilbao

12 Feb

Satellite (7)Everyone available was on hand today for the final training before the match vs. Bilbao. Continue reading

Thursday Training & Cris Poses

11 Feb

Satellite (6)Is it just me or is Keylor looking extra hot with the facial hair? I mean, as long as he holds it down between the sticks solidly, I’m a happy girl but some extra pretty never hurts, right? Continue reading

Tuesday Training & A Visit From Keylor

9 Feb

Satellite (2)The team had their first training session of the week in preparation for Saturday’s match versus Athletic Bilbao. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Europa League Group L: Athletic Bilbao’s Ager Aketxe

16 Nov

Ager Aketxe BlibaoAttacking midfielder Ager made his debut for Bilbao’s first team in 2014. He has represented Spain at the U20 level.

Match Recap: Real Madrid v Athletic Bilbao

27 Sep

The lineups

Ah, Bilbao… I, unfortunately, did not get to spend any time there outside of the airport.¬†Lozil did, however, and I’m relatively certain she’s very willing to return.

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Recovery Day Post-Bilbao

24 Sep

Satellite (4)The team held a recovery session after yesterday’s win at San Mames. The starters worked indoors with the exception of K-Nav, Isco, Dani, Kovacic and Toni. They came out and did some running drills before returning inside. Continue reading