Athletic renews Sillero, who is on loan to Numancia

Jon sillero (Durango, 5-24-1998) has renewed with Athletic until 2023. Although the subsidiary's central defender will play on loan this season at Numancia, recently relegated to Second B.

The captain of the rojiblanco subsidiary follows in this way the formula recently used with Dani vivian, which extended its contract until 2023 and was loaned to Mirandés.

Sillero He has played a total of 96 games for Bilbao Athletic and last season he was called up by Gaizka Garitano on matchday 27 for the game against Real Valladolid, with the loss of Unai Nunez by penalty.

The presence of the Durango defender in first team training was not surprising either. He has been alternating his work in the subsidiary and the first team for some time. He was drafted last preseason on the fly by Garitano before the injuries of Iñigo Martinez and Nolaskoain the positive of Nunez. He participated in the friendlies against Logroñés, Alavés, Oviedo and Eibar. Others such as Luengo and Paredes.

In the last friendly double with Sevilla at the Pinatar Arena last Friday, Sillero was summoned, but did not get to play. If he did Luengo, relieving Yeray when he suffered the injury.