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Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Betting Tips - Score draw on the cards in Eibar

Goals predicted as Athletic Bilbao make the trip to Eibar
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Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Betting Preview & Betting Tips


Eibar play host to Athletic Bilbao in La Liga at the Estadio Municipal De Ipurua on Wednesday evening. Bilbao are poor on the road, but recent fixtures between the pair have been close.

Eibar Form & News


Eibar currently occupy 16th on the La Liga table, with just one win in their last four La Liga fixtures.

Before the break, Eibar defeated Levante 3-0 at home, but then lost 2-1 at home to Mallorca. Those results were followed by a 2-1 loss to Real Sociedad.  

Eibar's most recent fixture ended in a 3-1 loss at Real Madrid. Madrid were far too strong, going 3-0 up before Bigas grabbed a consolation goal in the 60th minute.

Eibar have a full strength squad available for selection. 

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Eibar are backed to get a scoring draw at home to Athletic Bilboa (Getty Images)

Athletic Bilbao Form & News


Athletic Bilbao find themselves in 10th place on the La Liga table. Inconsistency been their biggest problem this campaign, especially away from Bilbao.

Their results before the coronavirus-enforced break consisted of a 1-0 home victory over Villareal and a 2-1 Copa Del Rey defeat away to Granada. Their last clash before La liga went on break was an impressive 4-1 victory away at Real Valladolid.

Bilbao's first match after the break ended in a 1-1 home draw with Atletico Madrid. Muniain opened the scoring for Bilbao in the 37th minute, but Diego Costa levelled two minutes later.

Athletic Bilbao have a full-strength first-team squad available for selection for the match.

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Head to Head


Athletic Bilbao have a good record against SD Eibar. They have a 7-1 record, with 7 draws in their 15 meetings to date. Their last clash was on 14 December 2019. The game ended in a 0-0 draw at the San Mames Stadium.

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Odds


Eibar are priced at 3.20 to win, while Athletic Bilbao can be backed at 2.40. A draw is available at 3.00.

Over 2.5 match goals is valued at 2.50, while under 2.5 match goals is priced at 1.53. BTTS YES comes in at 2.05, while BTTS NO is available at 1.70.

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Match Up


Eibar and Athletic Bilbao have drawn four of their last six meetings, so I expect another tight clash. 

Defensively, Bilbao have let in 10 goals in their last five away games, so I expect Eibar to put pressure on their defence.

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Muniain scored in his last match for Athletic Bilboa (Getty Images)

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao Stats


  • Eibar have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 3 home matches (La Liga).
  • Eibar have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 home matches (La Liga)
  • Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao has ended in a draw in 4 of their last 6 matches (all competitions).
  • Athletic Bilbao have seen BTTS in their last 7 away matches (all competitions).
  • Athletic Bilbao have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 4 away matches (all competitions).
  • Athletic Bilbao have drawn 7 of their last 14 away matches (La Liga).

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao FAQ

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Where is Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao being played?

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao is being played at the Estadio Municipal De Ipurua in Spain.

When is Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao being played?

Eibar vs Athletic Bilbao is being played at 19:30 SAST on Wednesday, 17 June 2020.

Verdict

I'm going for the draw in this one. BTTS holds great value considering the defensive issues of both sides.

Best Bet: Draw Full Time Result @3.00 at Sportingbet - 2 Units
Value Bet: Draw & BTTS Result & BTTS @4.50 at Sportingbet - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: 1-1 Correct Score @6.50 at betway - 1 Unit

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