Bilbao closed the eighteenth round of the LaLiga 2018/2019 edition The penultimate of the first round with an important victory, away from home this was their first visit to Vigo, where they won 2-1 Celta Vigo, and thus left the red zone of Laliga’s classification by making 19 points with three wins, ten draws and five defeats, rising to seventeenth.
Copa del Rey Athletic Bilbao vs Sevilla
It is the first team out of the relegation zone and has a two-point lead to Villarreal eighteenth placed.
This game confirmed the production improvement that the team has been doing lately, and now goes with five games without losing with three wins and two draws.
This series of results also includes the match for the King’s Cup of Spain, where the Bilbao went to the next stage without finding many difficulties before the Huesca.
After a tricky start to the season the team now seems to be on the right track, Gaizka Garitano and his men have lost only one of the last nine games in all competitions, and the Leones are cohesive and made three pleasant displays.
To face Sevilla, coach Gaizka Garitano, Alejandro Remiro, midfielders Lekue and Mikel Rico recovering from injuries.
Sevilla are in excellent shape and come from a sequence of fifteen consecutive games with only one defeat in all competitions.
In the Spanish Championship the team has marked “step” in the third position, and the moment momentum has 33 points with nine wins, six draws and three defeats, being now seven points behind Barcelona, however, everything is still possible although the title does not seem to be ambition of the team. The first goal of the team is to get a place in the qualifying zone for the 2019/2020 edition of the Champions League.
Football Prediction Athletic Bilbao vs Sevilla
The team is still competing in the Europa League, and has fulfilled its mission well, and advanced to the second phase, where they will face Lazio in Italy in February. The previous eliminatory of the Glass of the King, eliminated the Villanovense with a tie and a victory. Pablo Machín’s men did not lose any of their last four away to the championship.
For Thursday’s match, coach Pablo Machin is expected to have two casualties under treatment, which are Aleix Vidal and Maxime Gonalons.
I think it’s a balanced game with several goals for both sets, and both can score goals.
Prediction of the Day: Both teams to score
Source: CoreBet – Daily Betting Tips