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LaLiga: Ernesto Valverde hails players after Athletic Bilbao thrash Almeria
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LaLiga: Ernesto Valverde hails players after Athletic Bilbao thrash Almeria

Athletic Bilbao are on 16 points, level with Barcelona, who are second and face Real Mallorca on Saturday night.

Athletic Bilbao signs Ander Herrera on loan from PSG
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Athletic Bilbao signs Ander Herrera on loan from PSG

Athletic will have the option to buy Ander Herrera for the 2023-24 season.

Copa del Rey: Goncalo Guedes' scintillating strike sends Valencia into final
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Copa del Rey: Goncalo Guedes' scintillating strike sends Valencia into final

Valencia will meet either Real Betis or Rayo Vallecano in the final in April.

LaLiga: Ousmane Dembele sparkles as Barcelona thrash Athletic Bilbao, Sevilla defeat Betis
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LaLiga: Ousmane Dembele sparkles as Barcelona thrash Athletic Bilbao, Sevilla defeat Betis

This victory puts Barcelona back into fourth place, above Atletico Madrid and now only one point behind Real Betis, who have been dragged into the scrap after they lost 2-1 to Sevilla

Copa del Rey: Athletic Bilbao held by Valencia in 1st leg of semi-finals, Betis rally to beat Vallecano
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Copa del Rey: Athletic Bilbao held by Valencia in 1st leg of semi-finals, Betis rally to beat Vallecano

Trying to make it to their third straight Copa del Rey final, Athletic Bilbao were held to a 1-1 draw at home against Valencia.

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid's double bid ends in shock loss to Athletic Bilbao; Real Betis into semis
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Copa del Rey: Real Madrid's double bid ends in shock loss to Athletic Bilbao; Real Betis into semis

With Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Sevilla already out, Real Madrid were firm favourites to win the Copa del Rey.

Copa del Rey: Taken to extra time, Barcelona crash out, Real Madrid triumph
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Copa del Rey: Taken to extra time, Barcelona crash out, Real Madrid triumph

Barca were hoping to join Real Madrid in the last eight but instead it is Athletic who advance, joining Madrid, Real Sociedad, Mallorca, Rayo Vallecano, Cadiz, Valencia and Real Betis in Friday's draw for the last eight.

Spanish Super Cup: Modric and Benzema fire Real Madrid to title with win over Athletic Bilbao
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Spanish Super Cup: Modric and Benzema fire Real Madrid to title with win over Athletic Bilbao

Luka Modric goal and a Karim Benzema penalty secured a comfortable victory for Real Madrid.

Spanish Super Cup: Real Madrid close in on title but criticism remains of Saudi Arabia's 'image-washing'
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Spanish Super Cup: Real Madrid close in on title but criticism remains of Saudi Arabia's 'image-washing'

Marcelino's team will be the underdogs this weekend given they sit ninth in LaLiga, 21 points behind leaders Real Madrid.

Spanish Super Cup: Athletic Bilbao down Atletico Madrid to reach final
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Spanish Super Cup: Athletic Bilbao down Atletico Madrid to reach final

Nico's goal secured a 2-1 come-from-behind win over Atlético Madrid on Thursday and sent Athletic Bilbao into its second consecutive Spanish Super Cup final.

Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez ends goal drought as Atletico Madrid sail into cup last-16
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Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez ends goal drought as Atletico Madrid sail into cup last-16

Suarez had gone 10 games without a goal for club and country, a drought that stretched back to Atletico's draw with Valencia on 7 November.

LaLiga: Real Madrid round off year on a high as Atletico's suffering continues
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LaLiga: Real Madrid round off year on a high as Atletico's suffering continues

Benzema's 14th and 15th goals of the season consolidated his position at the top of the league's goalscoring chart.

European football matchday: Steven Gerrard returns to Anfield; Robert Lewandowski eyes record
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European football matchday: Steven Gerrard returns to Anfield; Robert Lewandowski eyes record

The Premier League's top teams are all in action with the feature attraction being Steven Gerrard's return to Anfield as manager of Aston Villa.

LaLiga: Real Madrid, Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao present alternative league investment plan
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LaLiga: Real Madrid, Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao present alternative league investment plan

The detractors reiterated their position in a letter sent to fellow league members, calling it "ruinous for Spanish football and, besides, with serious irregularities."

LaLiga: Karim Benzema helps Real Madrid beat Athletic Bilbao, solidify themselves at top of the table
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LaLiga: Karim Benzema helps Real Madrid beat Athletic Bilbao, solidify themselves at top of the table

Benzema's 20th goal in 24 games this season proved the difference in a 1-0 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu that puts Madrid firmly in charge of the Spanish title race, even after only 15 games played.

LaLiga: Athletic Bilbao - where intelligent investment pays off
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LaLiga: Athletic Bilbao - where intelligent investment pays off

Athletic Club are one of just three teams never to have been relegated from LaLiga, along with Barcelona and Real Madrid.

LaLiga: Real Sociedad back on top after Basque derby draw, Atletico Madrid keep pace
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LaLiga: Real Sociedad back on top after Basque derby draw, Atletico Madrid keep pace

Just as Real Sociedad were contemplating opening a three-point advantage over Real Madrid and Sevilla at the top, Athletic Bilbao levelled in stoppage time

LaLiga: Iñaki Williams sets record with 203rd successive game in Athletic Bilbao win
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LaLiga: Iñaki Williams sets record with 203rd successive game in Athletic Bilbao win

Bilbao jumped into sixth place with the victory, just ahead of Barcelona, before the rest of the round this weekend.

European football matchday: Man City face 3rd-tier Wycombe; Atleti visit Getafe
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European football matchday: Man City face 3rd-tier Wycombe; Atleti visit Getafe

Atlético Madrid try to end a two-game winless streak when they visit struggling Getafe in LaLiga.

LaLiga: Joao Felix sent off as Athletic Bilbao hold Atletico Madrid; Radamel Falcao nets in Rayo debut
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LaLiga: Joao Felix sent off as Athletic Bilbao hold Atletico Madrid; Radamel Falcao nets in Rayo debut

LaLiga's reigning champions have now drawn two and won three of their opening five games while Athletic continue their impressive start under Marcelino Garcia Toral, whose side also drew with Barcelona last month.