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Basel, 19th July

Went for a swim in the Rhine. Was very pleasant, apart from what I thought was an excessive number of swiss penises on display.

Our shower has a handy viewing pane so you can monitor the washing process from the comfort of your bed.


Susaeta: The Captaincy Is New To Me

With Gorka Iraizoz no longer at Athletic Club, Markel Susaeta has taken on the role of team captain. The 29-year-old has been at Athletic since he joined Lezama back in 1997 and is the most capped player in the current squad. 441 kata lagi

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Cuco Ziganda Is Satisfied With His Team's First Preseason Friendly Showing

Athletic Club played their first preseason friendly against Basel on Wednesday and it was certainly an odd affair. Mikel Balenziaga was sent off after just thirty minutes of play and that greatly affected the rest of the match. 587 kata lagi

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I think Switzerland can only be described in pictures, as words don’t really do it justice.

Bern – lake side

The view over Lucerne.

The town of Lucern… 30 kata lagi


Basel 3-2 Athletic Club: Balenziaga Red Card Spoils Athletic's First Friendly

Athletic Club played their first friendly of the preseason on Wednesday when they faced off with Basel. A red card was shown to Mikel Balenziaga at the thirty minute mark which significantly changed the complexity of the game. 743 kata lagi

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If you are in Basel and looking for a place to eat, you must, must try Kelim’s. Tucked in a little side-alley off Barfusserplatz, it is a delightful Turkish restaurant in a converted ground floor of a house. 39 kata lagi


Previewing FC Basel vs Athletic Club

Athletic Club will begin preparing for the upcoming season when they face off with FC Basel on Wednesday in their first preseason friendly of the summer. 687 kata lagi

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