Birth date 19 Aug 1980 (39 years)
Nationality Spain Spain
Height 181 cm
Position Midfielder
Number 18
Team history
Bilbao 2002 - 2016
Bilbao 2000 - 2002
CD Basconia 1999 - 2000
CD Izarra 1998

Carlos Gurpegi Nasusia is a Spanish footballer who currently features for the Spanish football club Athletic Bilbao. He plays as a central midfielder.

Carlos Gurpegi is a product of the highly reputed Lezama youth academy and made his debut for Athletic Bilbao in Match 2002 against Villarreal. He soon established himself as a first choice anchoring midfielder for Bilbao.

In November 2003 Carlos Gurpegi tested positive for nandrolone in a match against Real Socieded on September 1 the season earlier. He was subsequently banned for two years but was suspended as the player protested his innocence by saying that his body produced the substance naturally.

Gurpegi made his return from the ban on April 27,2008 against Real Madrid in a 3-0 away loss and is still very much supported by the club.