Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao
Villarreal
Villarreal
2021-02-21 20:00:00
1 - 1

Athletic Bilbao vs Villarreal Live Stream, Predictions

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Full-Time Result Prediction
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Draw

Villarreal make the trip to Estadio San Mamés on Sunday for the La Liga fixture with home team Athletic Bilbao.

For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Athletic Bilbao v Villarreal, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.

Both Teams to Score Prediction
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Yes

📏 Form Guide

Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao
WLDDDW

Athletic Bilbao fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 0-4 La Liga victory versus Cádiz.

In that game, Athletic Bilbao managed 58% possession and 13 shots on goal with 8 on target. For Athletic Bilbao, goals were scored by Álex Berenguer (4', 29'), Unai López (15') and Iñaki Williams (52'). Cádiz had 11 shots on goal with 2 on target.

It’s not been often in recent games that Athletic Bilbao have shown defensive steel. In fact, Los Leones have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 6 goals on the way. It will be interesting to find out if that trend will be sustained here.

A look at their previous results shows us that Athletic Bilbao:

  • are unbeaten in the league by Villarreal in their last 4 matches.
  • are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.

Villarreal
Villarreal
WDLDLW

Villarreal will go into this game following a 0-2 Europa League win as they beat Red Bull Salzburg in their last game.

In that match, Villarreal had 53% possession and 8 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For Villarreal, the goals were scored by Paco Alcácer (41') and Fernando Niño (71'). For their opponents, FC Red Bull Salzburg had 12 attempts on goal with 2 on target.

During their 6 latest matches, Unai Emery's Villarreal have found the back of the net 7 times - earning them the goals scored per game average of 1.17.

Looking at the pre-match facts, Villarreal:

  • are unbeaten in their previous 3 away league matches.
  • are without an away win for the past 2 matches in the league.

🤜🤛 Head to head

Looking over their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 09/04/2018 shows us that Athletic Bilbao have won 2 of them & Villarreal 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 3.

A combined sum of 12 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 from Los Leones and 6 coming from El Submarino Amarillo. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.

The last league encounter featuring the two was La Liga match day 15 on 22/12/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Villarreal 1-1 Athletic Bilbao.

On that occasion, Villarreal had 65% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player to score was Yeremi Pino (74').

For their opponents, Athletic Bilbao got 9 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Iñaki Williams (19') scored.

The referee was David Medié Jiménez.

📋 Team News: Athletic Bilbao

Iñigo Vicente (Corona virus), Peru Nolaskoain (Sprained ankle) and Mikel Balenziaga (Strain) are not available for Bilbao gaffer Marcelino García Toral.

📋 Team News: Villarreal

Villarreal boss Unai Emery has to currently contend with reduced team options. Francis Coquelin (Ankle Injury), Mario Gaspar (Muscle Injury), Alberto Moreno (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Vicente Iborra (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will miss out on this game.

⚡ Prediction

When taking all factors into account, Villarreal and Athletic Bilbao could both well score here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.

We’ll see, but this looks like it could end up all-square. We therefore see a very even match with a 1-1 score when all is said and done.

Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.

Peter Guest, 00:16 17/02/2021

Correct Score Prediction
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1-1
Athletic Bilbao

⚽️ Team Focus:
Athletic Bilbao

Formed: 1898
Stadium: Estadio San Mamés (53,289)
Captain: Iker Muniain
Chairman: Aitor Elizegi
Manager: Marcelino García Toral
Competitions: La Liga position 10, Copa del Rey (Semi-Finals), Supercopa (Final)

🔑 Star Man: Álex Berenguer

Customarily played in the Left Wing position, Álex Berenguer was born in Pamplona, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for Osasuna in the 2014 - 2015 season, the gifted Forward has managed to score 5 league goals in this LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season to date in 19 appearances.

Villarreal CF 2020-12-22 21:00:00 1 - 1 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2020-03-01 13:00:00 1 - 0 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2019-11-03 13:00:00 0 - 0 Athletic Bilbao
Villarreal CF 2019-01-20 15:15:00 1 - 1 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2018-09-26 18:00:00 0 - 3 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2018-04-09 19:00:00 1 - 3 Athletic Bilbao
Pos Team Pld W D L +/- Pts Form
1
Atlético Madrid
Atlético Madrid Atlético
23 17 4 2 29 55 WDWDL
2
Real Madrid
Real Madrid Real Madrid
24 16 4 4 23 52 LWWWW
3
Barcelona
Barcelona Barcelona
23 14 5 4 28 47 WWWWD
4
Sevilla
Sevilla Sevilla
22 14 3 5 16 45 WWWWW
5
Real Sociedad
Real Sociedad Sociedad
24 11 8 5 21 41 DDWWW
6
Real Betis
Real Betis Real Betis
24 11 3 10 -6 36 DWLWW
7
Villarreal
Villarreal Villarreal
23 8 12 3 8 36 DDDDL
8
Levante
Levante Levante
24 7 10 7 1 31 WDLDW
9
Granada
Granada Granada
24 8 6 10 -12 30 LDDLL
10
Celta Vigo
Celta Vigo Celta
24 7 8 9 -7 29 DDDWL
11
Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao Bilbao
22 8 4 10 6 28 LWLDW
12
Valencia
Valencia Valencia
24 6 9 9 -2 27 LWDLW
13
Osasuna
Osasuna Osasuna
23 6 7 10 -9 25 DWLWW
14
Cádiz
Cádiz Cádiz
24 6 7 11 -19 25 LLLLD
15
Getafe
Getafe Getafe
24 6 6 12 -13 24 DLLLL
16
Alaves
Alaves Alavés
24 5 7 12 -18 22 LDWLL
17
Eibar
Eibar Eibar
24 4 9 11 -8 21 DLLDL
18
Elche CF
Elche CF Elche
22 4 9 9 -11 21 LLDLW
19
Real Valladolid
Real Valladolid Valladolid
24 4 9 11 -13 21 DLLDL
20
SD Huesca
SD Huesca Huesca
24 3 10 11 -14 19 DWLLW
Levante UD 2021-03-04 20:00:00 1 - 2 Athletic Bilbao
Levante UD 2021-02-26 20:00:00 1 - 1 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2021-02-21 20:00:00 1 - 1 Villarreal CF
Cádiz 2021-02-15 20:00:00 0 - 4 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2021-02-11 20:00:00 1 - 1 Levante UD
Athletic Bilbao 2021-02-07 15:15:00 1 - 1 Valencia CF
Valencia CF 2021-03-05 20:00:00 2 - 1 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2021-02-28 20:00:00 0 - 2 Atlético de Madrid
Villarreal CF 2021-02-25 17:55:00 2 - 1 FC Red Bull Salzburg
Athletic Bilbao 2021-02-21 20:00:00 1 - 1 Villarreal CF
FC Red Bull Salzburg 2021-02-18 20:00:00 0 - 2 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2021-02-14 20:00:00 1 - 2 Real Betis
Athletic Bilbao 2021-02-07 00:00:00 1 - 1 Valencia CF
Athletic Bilbao 2021-01-25 00:00:00 5 - 1 Getafe CF
Athletic Bilbao 2021-01-06 00:00:00 2 - 3 FC Barcelona
Athletic Bilbao 2021-01-03 00:00:00 1 - 0 Elche CF
Athletic Bilbao 2020-12-31 00:00:00 0 - 1 Real Sociedad
Athletic Bilbao 2020-12-18 00:00:00 2 - 0 SD Huesca
Elche CF 2021-02-06 00:00:00 2 - 2 Villarreal CF
SD Huesca 2021-01-23 00:00:00 0 - 0 Villarreal CF
Celta de Vigo 2021-01-08 00:00:00 0 - 4 Villarreal CF
Sevilla FC 2020-12-29 00:00:00 2 - 0 Villarreal CF
CA Osasuna 2020-12-19 00:00:00 1 - 3 Villarreal CF
Real Betis 2020-12-13 00:00:00 1 - 1 Villarreal CF
Goals scored 1.7
Goals conceded 0.9
Time first goal scored 43
Time first goal conceded 26
Yellow cards 2.5
Red cards 0
Subs used 4.7
Biggest victory 4-0
Biggest defeat 2-0
Goals scored 1.3
Goals conceded 1.1
Time first goal scored 8
Time first goal conceded 35
Yellow cards 2.2
Red cards 0
Subs used 4.2
Biggest victory 4-0
Biggest defeat 4-0
Álex Berenguer 6
Iñaki Williams 5
Iker Muniain 4
Raúl García 4
Unai López 3
Gerard Moreno 14
Paco Alcácer 5
Dani Parejo 3
Fernando Niño 3
Moi Gómez 2
Athletic Bilbao 2021-03-07 20:00:00 Granada CF
Atlético de Madrid 2021-03-10 18:00:00 Athletic Bilbao
Celta de Vigo 2021-03-14 13:00:00 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2021-03-20 13:00:00 Eibar
Real Sociedad 2021-04-04 00:00:00 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2021-04-11 00:00:00 Alaves
Athletic Bilbao 2021-04-17 19:00:00 FC Barcelona
Real Betis 2021-04-21 00:00:00 Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 2021-04-25 00:00:00 Atlético de Madrid
Athletic Bilbao 2021-04-28 00:00:00 Real Valladolid
Valencia CF 2021-03-05 20:00:00 Villarreal CF
Dynamo Kyiv 2021-03-11 17:55:00 Villarreal CF
Eibar 2021-03-14 17:30:00 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2021-03-18 20:00:00 Dynamo Kyiv
Villarreal CF 2021-03-21 15:15:00 Cádiz
Granada CF 2021-04-04 00:00:00 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2021-04-11 00:00:00 CA Osasuna
Alaves 2021-04-21 00:00:00 Villarreal CF
Villarreal CF 2021-04-25 00:00:00 FC Barcelona
Levante UD 2021-04-28 00:00:00 Villarreal CF

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