Trainer Eduardo Berizzo was a day after the defeat at Levante (3-0) fired. With only one victory and eleven points state Athletic Club, as the team is now officially called, under the degradatiestreep in La Liga.
The club from Bilbao only Rayo Vallecano (ten points) and Huesca (seven). Last season ended with the Basque team in sixteenth place, after the years at the end of La Liga, had been.
It led to the departure of coach Jose Angel Ziganda. Under his successor, Berizzo went on this season, not better. Argentina’s former international was a year ago already fired at Seville. Shortly before that was when the 49-year-old Berizzo prostate cancer detected.
Bilbao is just like Barcelona and Real Madrid never relegated from the highest voetbalklasse.