Herrera pledges future to Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera says he would like to continue playing for the club for a ‘long time’.
Do you fancy making a bet on an upcoming football match but are unsure where to make these bets? Come and check out all of the latest football bets at Bwin.com!
- By Staff Writer Follow @insidelaliga
The 22-year-old Spaniard joined the side in 2011 and has become an integral part of Marcelo Bielsa’s side and he now feels ready to commit his long-term future to the club.
“I’m very happy in Bilbao. Playing here you realise what it means to be in the club. I’m in no hurry, I want to play here for a long time,” he told UEFA.com.
“I want to enjoy the club. Also, we have a debt to our people.
“It’s a feeling that passes from generation to generation. It is a very special club for my philosophy.
“The fan feels totally identified with the players because we are all in the area, we have been raised in the same places as them.
“I’ll stick with the atmosphere of Bilbao, and the feeling that you could do something big,” he added.