The players of the first men’s team of Athletic Club will return to Lezama this Thursday for the medical examinations prior to the start of the individual training sessions, scheduled for next week. The league has agreed to the opening of the sports facilities after an inspection, so the lions will return to the red-and-white factory, where they have not been since March 13.
There will be 29 players who will pass the tests to guarantee their health: Simón, Herrerín, Ezkieta, Hodei Oleaga, Núñez, Iñigo Martínez, Yeray, Lekue, Yuri Berchiche, De Marcos, Capa, Balenziaga, Vivian, San José, Beñat, Unai López, Dani García, Vesga, Raúl García, Sancet, Williams, Muniain, Córdoba, Larrazabal, Ibai, Aduriz, Kenan Kodro, Villalibre and Guruzeta.
Valverde: “We still have one match left to reach our goal"
The gaffer regrets missing an opportunity to take a big step forward with just one match left of the season
The pinnacle of bad luck
The Lions lost to Elche CF in the last play of a game in which the Lions had all kinds of chances to win
Work plan until June 4
Barring any last-minute changes, Athletic Club's men's first team will stick to the following work schedule until June 4
Match Pack: Athletic Club vs Elche CF (LaLiga MD37)
Los Leones must achieve positive results from their final two LaLiga fixtures of the season. First stop a final 2022/23 clash in Bilbao
Squad List: Athletic Club vs Elche CF (LaLiga MD37)
Ernesto Valverde has called up 22 players for Thursday's LaLiga clash against Elche CF at San Mames
Valverde: “We have to win, there's nothing else to think about”
Ernesto Valverde is confident Athletic will keep their European hopes alive with an all-important win in the last home match of the season
Practical Information: Athletic Club vs Elche CF
Relevant information for anyone attending Athletic vs Elche CF at San Mames on Sunday evening (19:00 CEST)
Global TV Guide: Athletic Club vs Elche CF (LaLiga MD37)
Crucial match as Los Leones play their final match of the season at The Cathedral. Make sure you don't miss it no matter where you are
Valverde: “It’s a step backwards”
The boss rued a “tough defeat” against Osasuna at El Sadar
Defeat complicates Athletic's European chances
The Lions fall to tough defeat at El Sadar, where they had chances to take the lead at 0-0