Gunners linked with Bosman move for Bilbao defender

Date: 5th February 2013 at 3:18 pm
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Fernando AmorebietaArsenal are among a host of clubs around Europe tracking Atheltic Bilbao’s , according to SkySports.com.

The 27-year-old centre-back looks set to leave in the summer on a Bosman after failing to agree a new deal with the La Liga outfit, with the likes of Liverpool, Everton, AC Milan and Barcelona all said to be monitoring the situation at .

Amorebieta, who has won eight caps for Venezuela, has made over 190 La Liga appearances for Bilbao since making the breakthrough in the first-team back in 2005, and is regarded as one of the most assured defenders in Spain.

Despite being a consistent performer for Bilbao over the years, Amorebieta is also known for his recklessness. Last season alone, the Venezuelan received 16 yellow and three red cards in 50 appearances – in all competitions – for Bilbao.

may well keep an eye on Amorebieta’s situation, as the Frenchman could snap him up for nothing in the summer.

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One thought on “Gunners linked with Bosman move for Bilbao defender

  • Yaro
    3 years ago

    Dear Wenger,

    Please try as much as you can to make us happy by wining trophy.

    Best regards,


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