Athletic Club’s 3rd team play at the Polideportivo Artunduaga in the neighbourhood of Basauri.
Forever in the shadow of its larger Bilbao based neighbour, Barakaldo has been knocking on the door of the Segunda División A for a while now.
Coming from one of Europe’s busiest districts Santutxu FC play their home games at the top of Bilbao’s iconic Mallona Steps.
Sestao River have had some tough times in recent years but the fans have lost none of their enthusiasm.
For the first entry in the Basque Groundhopping series I went to the impressive Lezama to see Athletic Club feeder side Bilbao Athletic.