Eibar – Levante : Preview & Prediction
Eibar and Levante meet at Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa in a match of the 10th round of the Primera Division. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years between the two teams could not be more balanced, since there were 2 draws and 1 victory for each team of the last 4 times that they met. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 02-02-2016, ended with the victory of Eibar by (2-0). The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a match between 17th and 12th overall, this is actually a clash between the 16th place in the home and 19th place as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 17th place with 7 points earned after 2 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, tied at home to Deportivo La Coruña by (0-0). In the last match, lost out to Real Madrid by (3-0). This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, it achieves practically the same points at home and away, having won 4 points in its stadium, with 1 goal scored and 5 conceded, against 3 points away, where he scored 2 goals and suffered 15. In the last game that disputed, for the Glass of the King, lost with Celta of Vigo at home by (1-2). In the last four home games for the championship, Eibar has won 1, 1 draw and 2 defeats, having won 4 points out of 12.
In this competition, you have not won any of the last 5 games you played. This is a team that scores a few times first: it only opened the scoring in 2 of its last 9 games by the Primera Division, and never reached the break in advantage. In 9 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 6 times and never managed to turn the score. There are 1 periods in the last six home games in all competitions: he has 3 of his 7 goals between minutes (31′-45 ‘).
Eibar debuted in this edition of the Spanish Championship with a win, but then saw their income fall sharply, and has now been five rounds without a win, having accumulated four defeats in that period, in which he scored only one goal, thus showing serious problems in the sector offensive. Based on the numbers of the competition, it is possible to affirm that both sectors have been collaborating for the team’s poor performance: the attack is the worst of all, next to Alavés, with an average of 0.33 goal per game, the second which ends less, while the defense adds up to twenty goals conceded in nine matches. Their last confrontation was not of the worst, despite the defeat suffered for Real Madrid, since it got good finalizations and had a good possession of ball. As principal, the club owns the worst attack, adding only one goal in that condition. The coach often alternates the tactical scheme of the team, and also the initial eleven, so that twenty players have already been used.
The visiting team is currently in 12th place with 11 points, after 2 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, tied off to Espanyol by (0-0). In the last match, tied at home to Getafe by (1-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 2 points as a visitor and 9 in their stadium, with 8 goals scored and 6 goals conceded at home, against 1 goal scored and 5 suffered as a visitor. The team arrives in this match after a win away with Girona by (0-2). In the last 10 matches played in all competitions, Levante won 4, drew 3 and lost 3. In 9 games in this competition, he never managed to come back on the scoreboard in the five games in which he suffered the first goal.
Levante started the Spanish Championship positively, remaining undefeated until the fifth round, but they seem to have failed to keep up the pace, and now they have not won four rounds, scoring just one goal and accumulating two consecutive defeats. In the last round, the team did not have a good performance, finishing only five times, then only bitterly a draw before their fans. This game illustrates well, at least in offensive terms, what the team has been presenting in the competition since it has an average of one goal per game, and has been worsening that performance in the last few shows. One of the weaknesses of the club is possession of the ball, which has the fourth worst average of all. As a visitor, Levante have the second worst campaign of the championship, and in that condition adds only one goal scored. Who has been gaining prominence is Lerma in the offensive sector.
Eibar – Levante : Betting Tips
Levante – Win Odds: 3.25
Both teams to score / NO – Odds: 1.70
UNDER 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70