Film director Miguel Alcantud is the guest for the third day of the Thinking Football Film Festival, this Thursday, 15 May. Miguel Alcantud is director and scriptwriter of the film “Black Diamonds”, which will be shown at 20:30 hours. It is a brave fictional film that denounces the terrible social and human problem of the traffic of football players throughout history that could very well be real, that of the players Mali Amadou and Moussa. These two young fifteen-year olds arrive in Europe with the dream of becoming football stars and they will be caught in the networks of player trafficking, turning their dream in to a nightmare. The film is written and directed by the film director Miguel Alcantud, who previously investigated and researched the whole process on the trafficking of players.
Prior to that, at 18:30 hours that same day, the 15th May, the documentary “The two Escobars” will be shown. This documentary is a chronicle of how the drug traffickers dominated and destroyed Colombian football at one of its better moments in history, which tells the story of two characters who only had one thing in common, their last name: drug trafficker Pablo Escobar and football player Andrés Escobar, who was assassinated after his own-goal in the U.S.A. 94. “The two Escobars” is one of best football documentaries of all times, performed by the Zimbalist brothers (who are currently directing the biopic on Pelé) for the prestigious program ’30 for 30′ of the North American network ESPN.
All screenings will take place at Sala BBK, with free entrance while seating is available.
5 years after the last Cup final
On May 30, 2015, Athletic Club played the last Cup final to date at the Camp Nou against FC Barcelona
Full Match: Athletic Club – RCD Espanyol (LaLiga 2019-20)
Enjoy on our YouTube channel the match played this season in San Mamés
The best pictures of the training session (Friday 29)
Athletic Club’s First Team trains in Lezama for the fifth day in a row
Full Match: Athletic Club – Rayo Vallecano (LaLiga 2018-19)
Enjoy on our YouTube channel this game played last season at San Mamés
De Marcos: “People have been very careful in this break”
Press conference of the Athletic Club player in Lezama
The best pictures of the training session (Thursday 28)
Athletic Club’s First Team trains in Lezama for the fourth day in a row
70th anniversary of the 18th Cup title
Athletic won their 18th Cup title on 28 May 1950 after a 4-1 win over Real Valladolid during the extra-time
The pedigree of a great lioness: Tzibi Juaristi
Women’s C Team manager Tzibi Juaristi has turned 44 today, a few days after her side was promoted to the Liga Vasca for the next season
Full Match: Athletic Club – Deportivo Alavés (LaLiga 2017-18)
Enjoy on our YouTube channel this derby played at San Mamés
‘I feel like we haven’t finished the work’
After his renewal, Angel Villacampa is expectant and eager to know how far he can get with the team next season