There's No Soccer Team Like Athletic Bilbao | VICE Sports

Athletic Bilbao didn’t fly too close to the sun last season so much as they looked at it funny. A club of their size and limitations will occasionally thwack their collective heads against a granite-hard ceiling, and last year was Athletic’s turn. It was all too much—they qualified for the Champions League last May and subsequently sold their best player, Ander Herrera, to…

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