Athletic Bilbao vs La Coruna Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
In the last match of the day, Athletic Bilbao will host Deportivo La Coruna at the San Mamés Stadium. One of the worst teams in the league will host the side from the middle of the table so it will be interesting to see how this one plays out.
Athletic Bilbao hold the number twelve spot in the league with thirty-nine points from nine wins, twelve draws, and ten losses. Out of the previous five league games, they have two wins, two losses, and a draw. Their most recent win was against Villarreal by the score of 1-3. Cordoba, Williams, and Munian were the goal scorers for Bilbao and on the other side, only Bacca managed to get his name on the score sheet.
Deportivo La Coruna are placed eighteenth at the table with twenty-three points from five wins, eight draws, and eighteen losses. They hold one of the worst goal differences in the league, a negative -34. In the previous round, they faced Malaga and managed to come out victorious by the score of 3-2. Perez scored one and Adrian added another two goals for Bilbao while Rolan scored the only goal for his team. Guilherme of Deportivo managed to score an own goal in the late minutes of the first half.
The two teams have a long history and in the recent past, Bilbao have been the dominant one. Out of the previous five games between them, Bilbao have won three times and the remaining two clashes ended as draws. At their Stadium, their score is two wins, two draws, and a loss from the previous five games against Deportivo. It is worth noting that their results at home have been colorful in the previous weeks. From the last five matches there, Bilbao have two draws, two wins, and a loss.
Athletic Bilbao don't have lots of missing players for the match against Deportivo La Coruna. Ander Iturraspe and Unai Núñez are suspended and they will not play on this match. Mikel Balenziaga is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side La Coruna have several missing players for this game. Eneko Bóveda, Fede Cartabia and Sulley Muntari are injured and they can't play on this match. Guilherme is suspended and he is another one player who will not play. Fabian Schär is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Athletic Bilbao: Arrizabalaga; Balenziaga, Martinez, Alvarez, Marcos; Etxebarria, Jose; Cordoba, Garcia, Susaeta; Williams
La Coruna: Martinez; Juanfran, Sidnei, Albentosa, Luisinho; Krohn-Dehli, Mosquera, Borges; Colak; Perez, Lopez
Athletic Bilbao vs La Coruna Prediction
This game is going to be another one ticket booster game on Saturday night. Athletic Bilbao are absolute favorites to win all three points and all expect a comfortable win for them. Athletic Bilbao play very well in front of theur fans and they are undefeated in their last 10 home matches. They like to play strong football in defending and for sure it will be their main objective for the match. On the other side Deportivo La Coruna are not in top form and they have lost their last 6 away matches. They don't play very well in attack and have failed to score in their last 5 away matches.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match Athletic Bilbao vs La Coruna Prediction: Athletic to win. We expect from the hosts to keep a clean sheet and our second betting pick for the match is Athletic to win to nil. Maybe correct score will be 3-0. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.