Athletic Bilbao striker Fernando Llorente is pleased coach Joaquin Caparros has signed a new contract.

Caparros has penned a 12-month extension to his existing deal, leaving him in charge of Bilbao through to the end of next season.

Star forward Llorente said: "He's doing very well and deserved his renewal. We're all happy that he has renewed.

"It's also good because this will stop people talking about this and we can concentrate more on our seasonal objectives."