Beñat He still does not have a team, the same happens to his former teammate in Athletic Mikel San Jose. The rojiblanco club decided not to renew the contracts that ended on June 30 and so far they have not found a destination for the current season.
Now, the Igorre midfielder sounds in the orbit of Elche, a team recently promoted to First Division that has not played the first day due to the postponement of the match that was to be played at the Camp Nou against Ronald Koeman's new Barça. The same happens on the second day to the group of Gaizka Garitano.
Apparently the exrojiblanco has offers from abroad, but now the club from Elche has joined, which at the moment has a short staff and needs signings. According to some information, the offer would be two seasons plus an optional third.
Elche has been concentrated since last 8th at the Pinatar Arena in the Murcian town of San Pedro del Pinatar, precisely where Athletic will play a double friendly against Sevilla this coming Friday at 5.30pm and 7.30pm.
The team of Julen lopetegui It is also preparing in this sports center the European Super Cup to be played against Bayern Munich on September 24 in Budapest. The people of Seville as winners of the Europa League and the Germans, as champions of the Champions League.
Beñat left Athletic after having played 242 games with the first team in 8 seasons, with 11 goals to his credit.