Aritz Aduriz is a Spanish football player who currently features for the Spanish football club Valencia. He plays as a striker.
Aduriz commenced his professional footballing career with Aurrera in 1999 and one year later joined Bilbao Athletic. He was promoted to Athletic Bilbao the following year and after playing for Burgos and Real Valladolid, he returned to Athletic Bilbao.
Aduriz joined Real Mallorca in 2008 and after two impressive seasons was signed by Valencia in the summer of 2010. He scored 17 goals in 58 La Liga matches for Los Che in two years, after which he moved back to Bilbao in the summer of 2012.
Aduriz made his international debut for Spain against Lithuania in a Euro 2012 qualifier in October 2012.