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Barcelona Barge in Race to Sign Athletic Bilbao Defender Aymeric Laporte

La Liga giants Barcelona are thought to be interested in signing Athletic Bilbao’s promising young defender Aymeric Laporte, according to Spanish daily Sport. The Camp Nou outfit were recently handed a stiff ban on transfers due to breaching rules on signing under-age players but have seen this penalty halted after they filed an appeal before the footballing tribunal. With the

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Athletic Bilbao Defender Aymeric Laporte Firmly in Bayern Munich Crosshairs

Historic treble winners Bayern Munich are keen in reinforcing their defensive line in the summer and are heavily considering a swoop for Athletic Bilbao’s reliable defender Aymeric Laporte. Laporte, despite his young age of 19, has grown into a key figure for Bilbao in recent months, with the defender in excellent defensive form for Los Liones this season, evidenced in

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