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The La Liga meeting at Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa on Saturday will see home side Eibar take on Levante.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Eibar v Levante are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Eibar will be hoping for a better result following the 2-0 La Liga loss in their previous game against Real Madrid.
In that match, Eibar had 37% possession and 11 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Real Madrid CF got 21 attempts on goal with 8 on target. Marco Asensio (41') and Karim Benzema (73') scored for Real Madrid.
Under three goals per game were recorded in 5 of the last 6 meetings where Eibar have been involved. Breaking down the goal weighting from that period, opposition teams scored a total of 9 while Armeros managed a tally of 3.
Coming into this clash, Eibar haven’t won at home in the past 5 matches in the league. Their supporters are understandably frustrated.
Since a loss in their previous game against SD Huesca in La Liga action, Levante will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Levante had 62% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. On the other side, SD Huesca had 6 attempts on goal with 2 on target. Rafa Mir (15', 54') scored for SD Huesca.
For 5 of the prior 6 games involving Levante, a comparatively low number of goals have been struck between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game in that spell is a meagre 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Levante being 0.5. We will have to see whether or not that trend can be continued on here.
Heading into this contest, Levante have not won away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head clashes dating back to 16/03/2018 tells us that Eibar have won 1 of these and Levante 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 3.
21 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 11 for Armeros and 10 netted by Levante. The average goals per game has been 3.5.
The previous league fixture between these clubs was La Liga match day 18 on 10/01/2021 and the score finished Levante 2-1 Eibar.
On that day, Levante managed 53% possession and 4 attempts at goal with 2 on target. The scorers were Gonzalo Melero (65') and José Luis Morales (76').
On the other side, Eibar got 17 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Takashi Inui (51') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Javier Estrada Fernández.
Team News: Eibar
Eibar boss José Mendilíbar does not have any fitness worries to speak of before this clash owing to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Levante
Levante manager Paco López has multiple availability issues to deal with. Nikola Vukcevic (Lumbago) and José Campaña (Muscle Injury) will not be playing here.
We’re thinking that Levante have the firepower to score against this Eibar team, but that probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re expecting a 2-1 winning score for Eibar at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa (8,164)
Captain: Sergi Enrich
Chairman: Amaia Gorostiza
Manager: José Mendilíbar
Competitions: La Liga position 20
⭐ Key Man: Kike García
Normally playing in the Striker position, Kike García was born in Motilla de Palancar, Spain. After having played his first senior match for Real Murcia in the 2008 - 2009 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored a sum of 8 league goals in the LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season so far in a total of 28 appearances.