Bilbao snatch point at the death in rainy Getafe

Athletic Bilbao forward Urko Vera netted his first La Liga goal deep into added time to snatch a 2-2 draw for the Basque club at Getafe on Monday.

Sevilla gifts hand Bilbao crucial win

Athletic Bilbao ended a run of four successive league losses with a vital 2-0 home win over European rivals Sevilla at San Mames.

Sevilla cruise past 10-man Gijon

Sevilla boosted their European hopes with a comfortable 3-0 home victory over 10-man Sporting Gijon to move level on points with sixth-placed Athletic Bilbao.

Barcelona squeeze into Spanish Cup last eight

French international defender Eric Abidal scored his first Barcelona goal in a 1-1 draw at Athletic Bilbao to hand his club a spot in the Spanish Cup quarter-finals.

Bilbao defy Barca in King`s Cup, Valencia held

Athletic Bilbao survived a constant state of siege to hold Barcelona to a 0-0 draw.

Athletic Bilbao avoid tripping up in Cup at Alcorcon

Athletic Bilbao denied Alcorcon another King`s Cup shock when a powerful long-range strike from midfielder Carlos Gurpegi lifted them to a 1-0 win in the first leg of their last-32 tie on Thursday.

Athletic Bilbao`s Amorebieta called up by Venezuela

Athletic Bilbao central defender Fernando Amorebieta, who played for Spain at junior level, has been included in Venezuela`s squad for upcoming friendlies on Wednesday.

Big-spending Real ‘eyeing Bilbao star Martinez’

Real Madrid, who failed to win a title last season despite a massive spending spree, are hoping to snag rising star Javier Martinez of Athletic Bilbao to boost their fortunes, a news report said.

Bilbao agree contract extension with coach Caparros

Athletic Bilbao have agreed a one-year contract extension with coach Joaquin Caparros until the end of next season, the La Liga club said.

Mathieu fires Valencia past Bilbao, up to third

Jeremy Mathieu grabbed a late winner for Valencia to put them third in La Liga as they overcame 10-man Athletic Bilbao 2-1 away on Sunday.

Bilbao to keep La Liga`s youngest scorer until 2015

Athletic Bilbao have tied La Liga`s youngest scorer Iker Muniain to a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2015, the team said on their website on Tuesday.

Barcelona kick off tough week

The intimidating roar of San Mames awaits Barcelona in La Liga as Pep Guardiola`s side start a critical week of action with a testing trip to face Athletic Bilbao on Saturday (2100 GMT).

Athletic dumped out of King`s Cup by Rayo

Athletic Bilbao were dumped out of the King`s Cup by second division Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday, last season`s beaten finalists managing only a 2-2 home draw in the second leg to lose 4-2 on aggregate.

Athletic`s Muniain youngest La Liga scorer at 16

Athletic Bilbao`s 16-year-old forward Iker Muniain became the youngest scorer in La Liga when he earned them a point in Sunday`s 2-2 draw at Real Valladolid.

Messi helps Barca to Super Cup win over Athletic

Two goals from Lionel Messi and a poacher`s strike from Bojan Krkic gave Barcelona a 3-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in their Spanish Super Cup second leg on Sunday for a 5-1 aggregate victory.

Barcelona fights back for Supercup win in Bilbao

Barcelona came from behind to win 2-1 away to Athletic Bilbao in a colourful first leg of the Spanish Supercup, the traditional curtain-raiser of the Spanish season.