Athletic Club face Real Oviedo at the Carlos Tartiere this Friday at 12 .00PM, the third friendly for both teams. The game can be seen live on our YouTube channel with commentary in Basque and Spanish. The team travels by bus this afternoon at 17:00 and will sleep in the Asturian capital.
Gaizka Garitano has taken a squad of 18 footballers, which includes Unai Núñez, Iñigo Córdoba and Mikel Vesga. The squad is also affected by Saturday’s match in Lezama against SD Eibar.
These are the players in the squad for the game against Real Oviedo: Jokin Ezkieta, Ander Iru, Ander Capa, Iñigo Lekue, Oier Luengo, Unai Núñez, Aitor Paredes, Jon Sillero, Beñat Prados, Unai Vencedor, Mikel Vesga, Oier Zarraga, Iñigo Córdoba, Ewan Urain, Kenan Kodro, Nico Serrano, Iñigo Vicente and Asier Villalibre.
Kuko Ziganda’s team achieved two draws in friendlies against Celta in Balaídos (2-2) and Mirandés at home (0-0). The Asturian side have been reinforced by young footballers on loan from top-level clubs. To date Oviedo have brought in Rafa Mújica (Leeds), Cédric (Atlético), Edgar (Betis) and Gabriel Brazao (Inter).