Athletic Bilbao vs Deportivo La Coruna
2016/17 Spanish LaLiga
Date: Saturday, 11th February 2017
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK / 18:30 CET
Venue: Estadio San Mames, Bilbao.
Struggling Deportivo La Coruna will travel to San Marmes Barrio to face Athletic Bilbao on Saturday evening.
Bilbao will enter this game from a heavy 3-0 defeat against Barcelona at Camp Nou. They are 9th in the League with 32 points to their name and are 3 points below Villarreal in 6th spot.
Athletic Bilbao haven’t been in good form as they have just one win in their last 5 games. They only have their home games to pride on, they have lost just 1 home league game this season. A win in this game may put them in the 6th position depending on other results.
Deportivo La Coruna are winless at the moment, they have failed to win a La Liga game in their last 4 outing, having drawn 3 and lost once. They are safely 6 points above the drop zone as they are in the 15th spot with 19 points. They will be hoping to end their winless streak in la Liga with this game.
Athletic Bilbao vs Deportivo La Coruna: Head to Head Statistics
- Deportivo La Coruna are 5 wins ahead of Bilbao in their previous meetings, they have won 17 games and lost 12 games to Bilbao, they have both drawn 14 games.
- Bilbao have won 8 of their 21 home games against Deportivo La Coruna, they have drawn 7 games and lost 6 games.
- Bilbao are currently unbeaten against Deportivo La Coruna, they have won twice and drawn twice in heir last 4 games.
- Athletic Bilbao have won their last two games against Deportivo La Coruna, which includes the reverse of this fixture.
Athletic Bilbao vs Deportivo La Coruna: Prediction
There are no favorite in this game when considering their recent form which is in shambles. The game could go either way but a draw may be in the bag as Deportivo La Coruna have drawn a lot of games recently.
Bilbao would be aiming to overcome their defeat against Barcelona last weekend. A win in this game will be the best relieve to Bilbao’s last week humiliation.
A win for Bilbao is likely to occur in this game.
Athletic Bilbao vs Deportivo La Coruna: Bet Tips
Bilbao to win at 1.62
Both teams to score yes at 1.86