Barcelona – Ath Bilbao : Preview & Prediction
Ten days after the conclusion of the league championship, Barça maintain an advantage of eight points at the top of the table with respect to Atlético, after having dissipated, with a victory against the rojiblancos (1-0) and another against the Colista Málaga (0-2) the doubts that had arisen. Athletic is, without a doubt, one of the great disappointments of this campaign. Twelfth in these moments, he has been defeated in half of his starts (7 of 14), tying in 4 of the remaining 7. The azulgrana team will come with the European wear to have measured to Chelsea, but the ‘lions’ will be even more tired, because a day after the duel of Barca have to face Marseille in a decisive match of Europa League.
Barça, who play on Wednesday in the Champions League, will arrive with 24 hours more rest than Athletic, who faces their Europa League match on Thursday.
The Barcelona does not know the defeat in 28 league days.
Athletic is one of the great disappointments of the League and can only be twelfth.
The ‘lions’ have only won in 3 of their 14 starts, losing in 7 of them.
The Barça must resolve the encounter by the fast route before an Athletic come to less. Those of Valverde will want to come to rest already with advantage to give rest to some starters if the match ends up being sentenced.
Barcelona – Ath Bilbao : Betting Tips
Barcelona – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70