Las Palmas vs Athletic Bilbao
Spanish La Liga
Date: Monday, 28th November, 2016.
Kick-Off: 19:45 UK
Venue: Estadio De Gran Canaria, Las Palmas.
Las Palmas host Athletic Bilbao as they seek a quick redemption from their 2-0 away defeat against Real Betis last weekend. The team from Gran Canaria couldn’t break their voodoo at Betis as they have extended their failure to get a goal in away clashes at Estadio Benito Villamarin to 4 games. In addition to this, Las Palmas can only boast of 2 wins in their last 10 league games, which put them 10th on the log with 16 points from 12 league games played so far.
Athletic Bilbao came from behind to savage a 3-2 win over Sassuolo in their mid-week Europa League game. The Lion’s mid-week win sees them enjoy 2 consecutive home game victories, and 5 games unbeaten run. Athletic Bilbao has decent away league form, gathering 7 point from their first 6 way games. Moreover, they sit 7th on the log with 20 points from 12 games.
Las Palmas Vs Athletic Bilbao: Head-to-Head Statistics
Las Palmas and Athletic Bilbao settled for draws in each of the two Liga clashes of last season. It was a goalless draw in the corresponding fixture at Gran Canaria, while the match at Bilbao saw a 2-2 score-line.
There are 4 draws in the last 6 meetings between Athletic Bilbao and Las Palmas with the teams sharing a win each.
Las Palmas vs Athletic Bilbao: Prediction
Las Palmas is going into the games on the back of an unbeaten home run. The men in yellow are yet to taste a defeat at home this season, winning 3, and sharing points in 3. At the same time, the recent form of Bilbao could be also considered good. They are currently unbeaten in the last 5 games. These two distinct factors for each side makes this La Liga clash evenly poised.
Also, the three home matches of Las Palmas against Bilbao are draws and this coupled with the above stats, we can expect another draw on Sunday evening.
Las Palmas vs Athletic Bilbao: Bet Tips
Scored Draw at 10/3 (4.33).