Moreno David ‘Spanish Dave’ Lopez


Nationality: Spanish
Height:5’11” (181 cm)
Weight:11st 7lbs (73 kg)


Albion signed Spanish midfielder Lopez on a one-year deal from Athletic Bilbao during August 2012. Bilbao-born David played more than 150 games in the Spanish Primera Liga for Bilbao and Osasuna, before making the move to England. He began his professional career with Osasuna’s B side in 2001, where he made 81 league appearances, before being promoted to the first team. He then switched to Bilbao for a reported €6m in 2007.


Many questioned what Spanish Dave brings to the side. That was until he showed everyone how to score pens, take free kicks, thread inch perfect through balls and gener