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Girona FC arrive at Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa on Monday for the La Liga 2 clash with hosts Eibar.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Eibar v Girona FC can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Eibar enter this fixture after a 2-2 La Liga 2 tied result against CD Lugo.
In that game, Eibar managed 75% possession and 28 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. For Eibar, the goalscorers were Edu Expósito (34') and José Corpas (59'). At the other end, CD Lugo got 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Chris Ramos (28', 33') was the scorer for CD Lugo.
Over their prior six fixtures, Gaizka Garitano's Eibar have seen rewards for their attempts on goal 7 times - an average number of goals scored per match of 1.17.
Their past results show that Eibar:
- have not been beaten in the league by Girona FC in their previous 5 matches.
- are undefeated in their last 7 league matches at home.
Girona FC come into this match after a 1-2 La Liga 2 win with the downing of Real Sociedad B in their previous match.
In that match, Girona FC had 44% possession and 9 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Girona FC was Bernardo Espinosa (75'). Real Sociedad B had 10 shots on goal with 2 on target. Gaizka Ayesa (19' Own goal) and Roberto López (83') scored for Real Sociedad B.
The stats tell the story, and Girona FC have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 6 goals overall. At the back, Girona FC have seen their frailties exposed.
Heading into this contest, Girona FC have not beaten Eibar in games played away from home for the previous 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head to head clashes going back to 24/08/2013 tells us that Eibar have won 4 of these and Girona FC 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 1.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 23 in all at an average of 3.83 goals per match.
The previous league encounter featuring the two was La Liga match day 22 on 03/02/2019 when it finished Eibar 3-0 Girona FC.
In that match, Eibar managed 56% possession and 17 shots on goal with 5 on target. The goals were scored by Rubén Peña (37') and Dias de Oliveira (46', 57').
Girona FC had 6 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The match was refereed by José Luis González González.
Team News: Eibar
The Eibar boss Gaizka Garitano does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match with a fully healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Girona FC
Due to a fully healthy squad to choose from, the Girona FC boss Míchel Sánchez Muñoz has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this match.
Our thinking is that Girona FC could well find it tough to be putting a goal past this Eibar lineup who we think will likely be able to grind out a win.
We’re therefore anticipating a highly competitive game with a 1-0 advantage for Eibar after 90 minutes.
It should be a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa (8,164)
Captain: Anaitz Arbilla
Chairman: Amaia Gorostiza
Manager: Gaizka Garitano
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 2
⭐ Star Player: Stoichkov
Usually deployed in the Striker position, Stoichkov was born in San Roque, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for Mallorca in the 2018 - 2019 season, the goalscoring Forward has managed to score 8 league goals in this LaLiga2 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 16 appearances.