Athletic Bilbao vs Leganes Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
In the last match of the day, Athletic Bilbao will host Leganes at the San Mamés Stadium. This is a game between two teams from the middle of the table so it will be interesting to see how it plays out and how it shapes that part of the league standings. One thing is clear, this clash is bound to provide lots of excitement and betting opportunities.
Athletic Bilbao hold the number fourteen spot in La Liga with thirty-two points from seven wins, eleven draws, and nine losses. Out of the previous five league games, they have two draws, two losses, and a single win. In the last round, they faced Sevilla and were defeated by the score of 2-0. Muriel and Vazquez scored a goal each in the first half and set the final result.
Leganes are placed thirteenth at the table with thirty-three points from nine wins, six draws, and twelve losses. In the previous round, they managed to triumph over Malaga. The first half was slow and not much happened in it. In the second, we have seen two goals. Eraso and Amrabat of Leganes scored a goal each and with them secured a win for their club.
The two teams have played a total of three matches, all of them during the last year. They ended as a 0-0 and a 1-1 draw, and the third game went to Leganes. They managed to win with a single goal. Athletic Bilbao have been solid at home in the previous weeks. Out of the previous eight home games, they have five draws, two wins, and a single loss. On the other hand, Leganes haven’t played their best football in away games. Out of the previous five away matches, they have a win, a draw, and three losses. It is worth noting that those losses are from the three most recent outings.
Athletic Bilbao don't have lots of missing players for the match against Leganes. Iker Muniain is injured and he will not play for sure. Mikel Rico is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Leganes also do not have many missing players for the match against Athletic Club. Alexander Szymanowski is injured and he is only one player who will not play on this match for sure. Miguel Ángel Guerrero is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match on Sunday night.
Possible starting lineups
Athletic Bilbao: Arrizabalaga; Saborit, Martinez, Nunez, Lekue; Etxebarria, Iturraspe; Cordoba, Garcia, Susaeta; Aduriz
Leganes: Cuellar; Zaldua, Bustinza, Siovas, Rico; Pires, Perez, Eraso; Zhar, Beauvue, Amrabat
Athletic Bilbao vs Leganes Prediction
This game is going to be a true ticket booster game on Sunday night and you shouldn't miss to increase your betting payouts. Athletic Bilbao play in front of their fans and they are eager to win all three points at home. They play very well at home soil and Bilbao are undefeated in their last 8 home matches. On the other side Leganes don't play very well away from the home this season, especially in attack. They have failed to win their last 10 away matches, and have failed to score in seven of these ten games. This time their main objective for the match will be fast counterattacks, but all players know it will be a truly hard job.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Athletic Bilbao vs Leganes Prediction: Athletic to win. We expect from the hosts to keep a clean sheet and our second betting pick for the match is Athletic Bilbao to win to nil. Our risky bet for this game is going on correct score 2-0 and we expect from Aduriz to score at least one goal. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.