Bilbao close to extending Simon’s contract.

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Athletic Bilbao‘s 26-year-old goalkeeper Unai Simon is close to extending his contract with the Basque side until 2028. Athletic Bilbao are closing in on a football contract extension. With Unai Simon to extend their first-choice goalkeeper’s contract until the summer of 2028. Following in the footsteps of 21-year-old attacker Nico Williams, who recently signed a contract until 2028. According to a report from ‘Diario AS’ last Saturday ทางเข้า UFABET 

Simon has emerged as Athletic Bilbao’s first-choice goalkeeper behind Kepa Arrizabalaga. Joined Chelsea in the summer of 2019. He is still under contract until 2025 amid links with a Saudi Arabian club and English side Manchester United.

However, the 26-year-old goalkeeper has expressed his desire to continue playing with the famous Basque team. While Athletic Bilbao is in the process of negotiating a new deal with the player’s agent. The contract is expected to be extended until the summer of 2028 and there is no release clause in the new deal.

For example, his unique skills in saving penalties. Simone has shown herself to be quite good. From the Euro 2020 tournament, saved in the game against Switzerland scored two goals. Unlike De Gea, who had a blind spot on this side. Because every time I lose a penalty? You can almost put in the score and wait for the opposing team.