Athletic Bilbao hosts Eibar in a match from the 25th round of La Liga
Athletic Bilbao hosts Eibar in a match from the 25th round of La Liga. Here are our winning soccer predictions for this clash at the San Mames Barria on Saturday night.
At this moment Athletic are 11th in La Liga with 30 points won. The Basques have a record of 6 wins, 12 draws and 6 losses. In their last five games Athletic lost only once – against Real Sociedad in the big Basque derby. They also won twice and made two draws.
Athletic’ last game in the league ended with a win. Gaizka Garitano’s boys visited Huesca and achieved a 1-0 win at the Estadio El Alcoraz. The only goal in the game was scored by the veteran midfielder Raul Garcia in the first half. He scored in Huesca’s net after a well executed penalty kick.
Athletic Bilbao had a very tough start of the new season, but with time they managed to stabilize their performance. Now they aim to achieve their 7th win since the start of the season.
Meanwhile Eibar are 10th in the league, being just one point ahead of Athletic in the standings. So far Eibar have 31 points and a record of 7 wins, 10 draws and 7 defeats. In their last five matches Eibar are unbeaten – two wins and three draws. This is really impressive.
In their last game Eibar made a 2-2 draw with Getafe at home. Jaime Mata and Dimitri Foulquier gave two goals advantage to Getafe, but Eibar stole a point with two goals from the Brazilian striker Charles.
This clash between Athletic Bilbao and Eibar shall be very interesting, because we are looking at two teams in a pretty good form lately. This promises a really competitive game at the San Mames Barria. We will be watching, that’s for sure.