Ath Bilbao VS Sevilla ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Ath Bilbao vs Sevilla
Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla meet at San Mamés Barria in a match of the 8th round of the Primera Division. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 4 wins and 1 loss in the last 5 games. In fact, the last time they faced in this stadium was in 24-09-2016, in a game by the First Division that finished with the victory of Athletic Bilbao by (3-1). The goals of the match were scored by San José (26 ‘), Balenziaga (66’) and Aduriz (90 ‘) for Athletic Bilbao and S. Nasri (55’) for Sevilla. In this match the home factor may play an important role, since Sevilla presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Ath Bilbao Team News
The home team is currently in 13th place with 8 points earned after 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he tied for Málaga by (3-3). In the last match, lost out to Valencia by (3-2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches has recorded 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 20 goals scored and 20 conceded, against 8 wins , 3 draws and 4 defeats at home, with 25 goals scored and 12 conceded. In the last 10 home games Athletic Bilbao have won 4, 3 draws and 3 losses.
In this competition, you have not won for 4 matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 5 of the last 7 games in this competition. In 11 games, he suffered the first goal 5 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Ath Bilbao vs Sevilla Stats
Athletic Bilbao are going through a difficult time in the Spanish Championship, have not won 4 games where they have accumulated 3 losses and 1 draw and are looking for a recovery to move away from the relegation zone. The team is characterized by a defense and attack only medium, since it scored 9 goals, being the ninth worst attack of the competition, and it suffered 9 goals, having the eighth less defense leaked, being necessary a better yield of the systems offensive and defensive. To be able to fight higher in the standings. Playing at home, such as this Saturday’s match, Athletic Bilbao have conquered only 44% of the points played, come from a defeat for Atletico Madrid and need to be more regular in front of their fans, although it is worth mentioning that it is the fifth team that less conceded goals as a national boss. For the confrontation against Sevilla, coach José Ángel Ziganda will not be able to count on Iker Muniain because of a knee injury.
Sevilla Team News
After 5 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss, the visiting team is in 2nd place, having won 16 points. In the last match, they beat Málaga at home (2-0), after having lost in the last match in a game against Atletico Madrid by (2-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with a total of 18 goals scored and 25 suffered. Already inside the home, he won 10 wins and 5 draws, with a total of 30 goals scored and 9 conceded. In the last 10 games as a visitor, Sevilla has won 6, drawn 2 and lost 2. The defense has been in good shape and only conceded in 2 of the last 7 games, and his attack has regularly scored, last 7 games in this competition. This is a team that does not usually feel difficult to open the scoring: scored the first goal in 10 of the last 12 games, of those 10 reached the interval in the lead in 2 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 8.
Sevilla have been performing well in La Liga, winning 5 of the last 6 games and want to maintain the good stage to continue the fight between the first placed. The big secret for the great campaign so far has been the solid defensive system as it has conceded only 3 goals and is the second less leaked defense of the competition, while the attack has been behaving only reasonably and is the ninth best with 9 goals scored, needing better performance from their offensive sector. Playing away from home, such as this Saturday’s match, Sevilla won 2 of their 3 matches in the national team, but scored only 2 goals in those games, being the fourth worst attack as a visit between the 20 La Liga teams. For the confrontation against Athletic Bilbao, coach Eduardo Berizzo will not be able to count on defenders Nicolas Pareja and Daniel Carriço, both for injury.