Tip Athletic Bilbao - Sevilla
Sevilla will be hoping to sustain their good run in La Liga when they face off with Athletic Bilbao on Saturday 14th October, seeking to reap from not just their dominance over Bilbao, but also the fact that their hosts have not been doing so well in recent times. Bilbao are winless in their last five matches, managing just a draw and four losses. They are also winless in their last four league matches and have managed just two wins in their last 10 La Liga matches. Playing at home, Bilbao have registered two losses, two wins and a draw, scoring four and conceding three. Four of the last five matches between these two sides ended in over 2.5 goals and Sevilla won three, Bilbao two. Sevilla go to the game on the back of four wins and a loss in their last five games and playing away from home, they have managed a loss, a draw, and three wins, with six goals scored and five conceded. They have lost once in their last 13 matches and have three wins in the last 10 La Liga games played away from home. Head to head, the two sides have met 46 times and Bilbao have secured 13 wins while 22 times Sevilla have been winners.
Key points Athletic Bilbao - Sevilla
Bilbao have not won any of their last five matches.
Sevilla have lost once in their last 13 matches.
Four of the last five meetings between the two sides have produced over 2.5 goals.
Conclusion Athletic Bilbao - Sevilla
Bilbao have had a poor run of form and meeting Sevilla at this point in time would not have been their best prayer, given Sevilla is among the best performing teams in La Liga at the moment. Sevilla have lost just once in their last 13 matches and they will be buoyed by this fact when they take on Bilbao. A win for Sevilla is a good bet here.