Athletic vs Sevilla Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
The first match of the day is between Athletic Bilbao vs Sevilla. This match is likely to determine the look of the top and middle of the table as both teams could upgrade or downgrade depending if they win or not.
Athletic Bilbao will try to end their winless streak as they have failed to take all three points for the fourth week in a row. Last week they lost to Valencia. They had a poor start to the game as they have conceded two goals in the first half. Zaza and Parejo scored for Valencia. In the second half, Aduriz and Garcia gave joy to the fans by scoring two goals. Unfortunately, Rodrigo scored the third goal for Valencia and with it took all three points for his team.That is a true indicator of Athletico’s declining form. They are placed thirteenth at the table, well below their standards. They are up against a worthy opponent but there is no doubt that they will do everything to change their way and get a win.
Sevilla ended their incredible streak two weeks ago when they lost their first match of the season against Atletico Madrid. They seem to be back on track as they have beat Malaga 2-0 at their stadium. Banega and Muriel set the final score. They are placed second in the table with five points less than Barcelona. The team from Sevilla has a goal difference of +6. They are coming in this match in a good form.
When it comes to matches between these two sides, points distribution has been somewhat equal. Out of the last eight matches, both teams have won four. When Bilbao faced Sevilla as the host their record is a lot better. They have won the last two home games that they have played and the last time that Sevilla managed to take three points as a guest was in April 2016.
Athletic don't have lots of missing players for the match against Sevilla. Iker Muniain is injured and he will not play here. Mikel Rico and Óscar De Marcos are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are available for this game.
On the other side Sevilla have two missing players for the match. Daniel Carriço and Nico Pareja are injured and they can't play against Athletic. All other players are available to play and they are eager to win some points.
Possible starting lineups
Athletic: Arrizabalaga; Balenziaga, Laporte, Nunez, Lekue; Vesga, Jose; Cordoba, Garcia, Williams; Aduriz
Sevilla: Rico; Mercado, Lenglet, Kjaer, Escudero; Banega, N'Zonzi, Ganso; Navas, Yedder, Nolito
Athletic vs Sevilla Prediction
What a great game of football to increase our payouts on Saturday. Match Athletic vs Sevilla brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Athletic Bilbao have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches but they have good records in past meetings with Sevilla. They have won 7 of their last 8 home matches against Sevilla in all competitions. On the other side Sevilla play solid football and they will play aggressive from the first minute. Sevilla are in good run and they have won 5 of their last 6 matches. Also they play very well in defense line and have kept a clean sheet in 5 of their last 6 matches. This match is going to be a true football fight for the points and both teams will try to do that.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match Athletic vs Sevilla Prediction: Both teams to score. On this match everything is possible so the best option is to place our bet on goals. If you want to take a risk then can try with bet on Both to score in 2nd halves. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.