José Luis Panizo
During 17 seasons he played for Athletic Bilbao, appearing in 412 official games (179 goals) and winning seven major titles.
Born in Sestao, Biscay, Panizo arrived at Athletic Bilbao's youth system at the age of 16 from Basque neighbours Sestao Sport Club, being immediately promoted to the first team. During 16 professional seasons he would play in 325 La Liga matches, scoring 136 goals (seven years in double digits); in the 1942–43 campaign, as Athletic won the double, he netted 12 in 24 games.
In the following seven years he gained a further 13 caps, scoring twice. He was selected for the squad present at the 1950 FIFA World Cup, playing in four games as the national side reached the second group stage of the competition.
- La Liga: 1942–43
- Copa del Generalísimo: 1942–43, 1943–44, 1944–45, 1949–50, 1954–55
- Copa Eva Duarte: 1950
- Stats at Liga de Fútbol Profesional (Spanish)
- BDFutbol profile
- National team data (Spanish)
- Athletic Bilbao profile