Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Bilbao Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the Spanish LaLiga on Sunday, 19 February 2023.
Athletic Bilbao have managed to record back-to-back victories to end a four-game winless streak they followed before the past two league matches. The team climbed into 7th position, at the edge of the safe zone in the standings.
The previous two rounds saw them sealing victories over Cadiz and Valencia. However, they will have a tough test on Sunday as they faces Atletico Madrid, sitting at fourth as their counterparts.
Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Bilbao Head-to-head Stats
Bilbao was having a four-game unbeaten streak against Atletico Madrid before conceding a 0-1 defeat in the reverse fixture.
At this venue, Atletico Madrid won six of the past eight head to head clashes against Athletic Bilbao.
Who will win the match between Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Bilbao?
Bilbao is having a disappointing form on the road. They were winless in seven of the past eight league fixtures on the road. Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid were unbeaten in five of the past six league fixtures at home.
Moreover, Atletico Madrid have an upper hand in the recent tradition of this match-up here. Thus, we expect a win for Atletico Madrid on Saturday.
How many goals will be scored in the match?
Five of the past six home matches of Atletico Madrid had goals under 2.5. since we expect a win for them, we have to go with their goal trend which is under 2.5 ft.
Will Both teams score in the match?
Atletico Madrid have kept a clean sheet in two of the past four home matches. On the other side, Bilbao failed to score in two of the past four away matches. In that case, we don’t expect goals from both ends of Metropolitano Stadium on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid vs Athletic Bilbao Prediction
Atletico Madrid have been one of the prominent and strong teams in the Spanish topflight for the past several decades. They seems to have the same momentum this time and are on a better run when compared with Bilbao.
Therefore, we like to place Atletico Madrid to win at 2.05 odds as the main betting tip. Under 2.5 goals at 1.62 odds seems to be a decent alternative considering the goal numbers of both.