Match Date: Sun, 19-Jan-20
Kick-Off Time: 17:30 GMT
Athletic Bilbao‘s last game in the LaLiga – 2019/2020 was on Fri, 03-Jan-20. The match ended in a D for this game’s hosts with a final score of Sevilla 1 : 1 Athletic Bilbao.
Celta Vigo‘s last game in the LaLiga – 2019/2020 was on Sun, 05-Jan-20. The match ended in a D for this game’s guests with a final score of Celta Vigo 1 : 1 Osasuna.
Athletic Bilbao are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 8 in the standings. After 19 rounds so far, they have 29 points from 7 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses. The team scored 20 goals and conceded 13 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference +7.
Celta Vigo are number 17 in the league table standings. After 19 rounds so far, they have 15 points from 3 wins, 6 draws and 10 losses. The team scored 16 goals and conceded 29 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -13.
Unai Simon is sidelined due to illness, so Iago Herrerin should start in goal for the home side.
Oscar de Marcos is expected to be absent until mid-March with an ankle injury, so Ander Capa will continue at right-back.
Kenan Kodro is expected to lead the line once again for the home side after fighting his way into contention.
Nestor Araujo is still a doubt for the away side, so David Costas should start at centre-back, while new signing Jeison Murillo is unlikely to be ready.
Hugo Mallo is back and fully fit, meaning that the Celta Vigo key man will feature at right-back.
Pione Sisto is expected to start on the left-hand side of the attack, but Denis Suarez will be fit enough for the bench.
Athletic Bilbao‘s top scorer this season is R. García with 5 goals so far this season. A. Capa has assisted the most with 4 assists since the start of the campaign.
Celta Vigo‘s top scorer this season is I. Aspas with 7 goals so far this season. D. Suárez has assisted the most with 2 assists since the start of the campaign.
Head To Head
When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Athletic Bilbao‘s winning record is 3/6. The visitors’ record is 2/6. 1/6 is the draw record between them.
The last match between the two side was on 06-10-2019 and the final score was Celta Vigo 1 : 0 Athletic Bilbao.
Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE