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Athletic Bilbao to meet up with Barcelona in Copa del Rey Friday

May 23, 2012

The Basque team Athletic Bilbao will confront Barcelona in the Copa del Rey (King's Cup) championship on Friday, May 25. The two teams, who will face off at the Vicente Calderón stadium in Madrid, previously battled it out...

Soccer Team Athletic Bilbao Loses Final But Wins Media Attention

May 10, 2012

The Basque soccer squad of Athletic Bilbao and its home-grown approach to playing the game has attracted international media attention. The coverage, most recently in a New York Times article, has been sparked by the socce...

Basque Identity and Athletic Bilbao’s Success

March 12, 2012

The stunning win by Athletic Club Bilbao over Manchester United prompted an interesting article in Forbes that examined how Basque identity has helped fuel the long-term success of the Bilbao squad. A relentless performance by the Basque soccer players propelled the squad to a 3-2 v...

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