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May 22, 2023 • 13 tweets • 8 min read
🔙 Howard Kendall was born on this day in 1946.

The Englishman spent just over two years in Bilbao from 1987 to 1989.

This is the story of how the manager became an #AthleticClub legend 👇 Image 🏟️ Kendall's first experience of San Mames actually came as a player.

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 In 1962, he turned out for an England Youth XI against a Basque Youth XI at The Cathedral.

The match finished 1-1 with Kendall scoring England's goal. Image