Athletic's head coach Ernesto Valverde gestures during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between Partizan and Athletic Bilbao at the FK Partizan Stadium on October 22, 2015
Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde denies exit reports
Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde denies reports that he has already decided to leave San Mames this summer.
16:13
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Athletic Bilbao during the first leg of UEFA Champions League qualifying play-offs round match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Report: Ernesto Valverde to leave Athletic Bilbao this summer
A report claims that Athletic Bilbao manager Ernesto Valverde, who has been linked with Barcelona, will stand down as head coach of the Basque club this summer.
Apr 19, 13:41
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Athletic Bilbao during the first leg of UEFA Champions League qualifying play-offs round match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Report: Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde favourite for Barcelona job
Athletic Bilbao head coach Ernesto Valverde is back in pole position for the Barcelona job, according to reports.
Apr 13, 20:31
Athletic's head coach Ernesto Valverde gestures during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between Partizan and Athletic Bilbao at the FK Partizan Stadium on October 22, 2015
Arsenal make contact with Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde?
Arsenal reportedly make contact with Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde as they look to identify possible replacements for Arsene Wenger.
Apr 11, 14:27
Athletic's head coach Ernesto Valverde gestures during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between Partizan and Athletic Bilbao at the FK Partizan Stadium on October 22, 2015
Barcelona deny making approach for Ernesto Valverde
Barcelona release a statement to make clear that they have not approached Athletic Bilbao's Ernesto Valverde over the summer managerial vacancy at Camp Nou.
Mar 25, 12:59
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Inaki Williams celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europe League round of 32 football match Torino Vs Athletic Bilbao on February 19, 2015
Inaki Williams: 'Ernesto Valverde ideal for Barcelona'
Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams says that Ernesto Valverde "would be a good coach" for Barcelona, but 'hopes' that the experienced manager stays at San Mames.
Mar 23, 22:30
Gareth Bale embraces Karim Benzema during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Seville on March 20, 2016
Result: Real Madrid go five points clear at top of La Liga
Brazilian midfielder Casemiro scores the winner as Real Madrid move five points clear at the top of La Liga with a 2-1 success at Athletic Bilbao.
Mar 18, 17:10
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (C) reacts after Athletic Bilbao scored during the Spanish league football match on March 7, 2015
Live Commentary: Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Athletic Bilbao and Real Madrid from San Mames.
Mar 18, 14:15
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Inaki Williams celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europe League round of 32 football match Torino Vs Athletic Bilbao on February 19, 2015
Athletic Bilbao forward Inaki Williams: "I have no intention of leaving"
Reported Liverpool and Juventus target Inaki Williams rules out a move away from Athletic Bilbao, saying that he is where he wants to be and has no intention of leaving.
Mar 11, 12:33
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Inaki Williams celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europe League round of 32 football match Torino Vs Athletic Bilbao on February 19, 2015
Juventus 'join Inaki Williams race'
Juventus reportedly join Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool in the race to sign Athletic Bilbao forward Inaki Williams.
Mar 10, 15:28
Athletic's head coach Ernesto Valverde gestures during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between Partizan and Athletic Bilbao at the FK Partizan Stadium on October 22, 2015
Ernesto Valverde shrugs off Barcelona link
Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde plays down suggestions that he could replace Luis Enrique as head coach of Barcelona.
Mar 3, 21:12
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino on the touchline during his side's North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Europa League roundup: Tottenham Hotspur, Athletic Bilbao, Fiorentina crash out
Tottenham Hotspur, Athletic Bilbao and Fiorentina are among the teams to crash out of the Europa League in the last 32.
Feb 23, 22:06
Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring his second goal during the Europa League match against Saint-Etienne on February 16, 2017
Europa League roundup: Manchester United win as Tottenham Hotspur slip up
Sports Mole rounds up all of the action from the first legs of the Europa League last 32, including big wins for Manchester United and Roma.
Feb 16, 22:01
A general view of Athletic Bilbao's new San Mames Stadium on September 16, 2013
San Mames unable to host Copa del Rey final
The owners of Athletic Bilbao's San Mames rule out the possibility of hosting the final of the Copa del Rey between Barcelona and Alaves.
Feb 12, 09:44
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Inaki Williams celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europe League round of 32 football match Torino Vs Athletic Bilbao on February 19, 2015
Inaki Williams: 'I could leave Athletic Bilbao'
Inaki Williams says that while his "first option" is to stay at Athletic Bilbao, he would consider a move away from the Spanish outfit.
Feb 10, 21:06
A general view of Athletic Bilbao's new San Mames Stadium on September 16, 2013
Yeray Alvarez signs new Athletic Bilbao deal
Spanish defender Yeray Alvarez signs a new long-term contract with Athletic Bilbao after recovering from testicular cancer.
Feb 10, 19:13
Luiz Suarez and Aymeric Laporte in action during the Copa del Rey game between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao on January 27, 2016
Report: Manchester City back in for Aymeric Laporte
A report claims that Manchester City will revive their interest in Athletic Bilbao centre-back Aymeric Laporte at the end of the 2016-17 campaign.
Feb 6, 11:44
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Result: Paco Alcacer nets in Barcelona win
Barcelona move to within one point of La Liga leaders Real Madrid with a 3-0 win over Athletic Bilbao at Camp Nou on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 4, 17:10
Gerard Pique in action for Barcelona on October 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Barcelona 3-0 Athletic Bilbao - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao from Camp Nou.
Feb 4, 14:15
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona edge past Athletic Bilbao to reach quarter-finals of Copa del Rey
Goals from Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi ensure that Barcelona reach the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey with a 3-1 second-leg victory over Athletic Bilbao.
Jan 11, 22:08



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona33236494326275
2Real Madrid32236384364875
3Atletico MadridAtletico33208560243668
4Sevilla33198658391965
5Villarreal33169848272157
6Athletic Bilbao33175114637956
7Real Sociedad33174124945455
8EibarEibar33148115245750
9Espanyol331310104443149
10Celta Vigo32135144852-444
11AlavesAlaves331111113240-844
12Valencia33117154756-940
13Las PalmasLas Palmas33109145258-639
14Real Betis33107163651-1537
15Malaga3399153849-1136
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo33710163551-1631
17Leganes3369182751-2427
18Sporting GijonSporting Gijon3358203666-3023
19Granada3348212770-4320
20Osasuna3339213475-4118