Eibar – Ath Bilbao : Preview & Prediction
Eibar, 16th, is in danger at the end of the season since the specter of relegation is omnipresent! The Mendilibar squad is only 2 steps ahead of the relegation zone and the latest results do not lead to optimism. Eibar has taken only 3 points out of 18 distributed in the last 6 days and remains on 3 consecutive losses against Mallorca (1-2), against Real Sociedad (1-2) and on the lawn of Real Madrid (3- 1) this Sunday evening. Another poor performance would be catastrophic for Charles’ partners (5 goals) … Athletic Bilbao, wedged in the soft belly of La Liga (10th), has not given up hope of winning a European ticket in end of season. The Basque club has pocketed 7 points out of 9 in play over the last 3 days, signing 2 successes against Villareal (1-0) and on Valladolid (4-1) and then an encouraging draw against Atlético Madrid (1- 1) this Sunday. The Basques, undefeated for 10 oppositions against Eibar, have the possibility of hanging up again this Eibar team which will play with fear in their stomachs.
Eibar has won only once in its last 9 outings, all competitions combined.
Eibar has lost 5 times in the last 6 days.
Athletic Bilbao have been unbeaten for 3 days in La Liga (2 wins and 1 draw).
Athletic Bilbao is 10th overall.
Eibar, 16th, has only 2 points ahead of the relegation zone.
Athletic Bilbao have recorded 6 wins and 4 draws in their last 10 confrontations against Eibar (Friendly and La Liga).
Hanging at home (0-0) in the first leg, Athletic Bilbao could return the change from their coin to Eibar during this second meeting. A victory or a draw is highly possible.
Eibar – Ath Bilbao : Betting Tips
Eibar – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70