Athletic Bilbao vs Las Palmas Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Friday, Athletic Bilbao will host Las Palmas at the San Mamés Stadium. A team from the middle of the table is facing the squad from the relegation zone, so it will be interesting to see how this one plays out.
Athletic Bilbao are placed thirteenth at the table with twenty-seven points from six wins, nine draws, and seven losses. They are on a four-game winless streak with three consecutive draws and a loss in the previous round. Girona came out victorious from that clash by the score of 2-0. Stuani scored a goal in each half, thus setting the final result. Bilbao had their chances but were unable to capitalize on them and they failed to register a single shot on target.
Las Palmas hold the number nineteen slot in the league standings with seventeen points from the first twenty-two games. So far in the season, they have five wins, two draws, and fifteen losses. Out of the last three games, they’ve won two and it seems that their form is improving. Their latest victory occurred last week when they managed to beat Malaga by the score of 1-0. Halilovic of Las Palmas cored the only goal in the late minutes of the second half, followed by an assist from Calleri.
The two sides have a long history and in the recent past, the point distribution has been somewhat equal. Out of the last five games that they’ve played, Las Palmas have won two, Bilbao one, and the remaining games ended as draws. At the home filed, Bilbao have two wins and one loss when facing Las Palmas. The most recent game there ended by the score of 5-1. It is worth noting that in every match between these two teams at the San Mamés Stadium we have seen both sides score, except for the first one, which dates to the year 2000.
Athletic Bilbao have two missing players for the match against Las Palmas. Iker Muniain and Mikel Balenziaga are injured and they will not play on Friday night. All other players are ready for the match and they are highly motivated to win all three points.
On the other side Las Palmas don't have missing players for this game. All players are ready to play and they are fully fit.
Possible starting lineups
Athletic Bilbao: Kepa; Alvarez, Martinez, Nunez; Lekue, Iturraspe, Rico, Garcia, Marcos; Williams, Aduriz
Las Palmas: Chichizola; Macedo, Navarro, Galvez, Aguirregaray; Etebo, Penalba, Viera; Toledo, Calleri, Gil
Athletic Bilbao vs Las Palmas Prediction
Another one very good betting opportunity to place our bets and win some money on Friday. Athletic Bilbao takes on Las Palmas and we will enjoy in good game of football. Athletic Bilbao are not in top form, but they are favorites to win this game. They play very well in front of their fans and Athletic are undefeated in 25 of their last 28 home matches. On the other side Las Palmas are in poor form and they have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 8 away matches. Also they have failed to score in 8 of their last 9 away matches. So if they want to win some points on this match, then have to play much better.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Athletic vs Las Palmas Prediction: Athletic to win. 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.