Real Madrid regainde the first spot of the La Liga table last week, this week they will travel to San Marmes to face Athletic Bilbao on Saturday afternoon, March 18th.
Athletic Bilbao Vs Real Madrid La Liga 18th of March 2017 Details
Real Madrid overall record against Athletic Bilbao is strong but they do run into trouble at San Mames from time to time. They’ve only won on 1 of their last 3 league visits, drawing one and losing one. Athletic have scored 1.79 goals per game at home this term in La Liga, conceding just 0.93. 83% of Real Madrid’s away games have produced over 2.5 goals.
Dates, Fixtures, Schedule
|United States of America (EST Eastern Standard Time)||18.03.2017 10:15 EST|
|England (GMT Europe Time) (United Kingdom)||18.03.2017 15:15 GMT+0|
|India (IST Indian Time)||18.03.2017 20:45 IST|
Estadio San Mames, Bilbao
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Athletic Bilbao Vs Real Madrid Live Online Commentary
Athletic Bilbao are slowly regaining their good form, as they have won their last 2 matches and have kept clean sheets in the games. They are currently occupying 7th place in the standings having earned 44 points so far this term. The hosts can pride on their good home record, they have lost just once at San Mames in all tournaments this season. Bilbao team are undefeated in their last 19 home fixtures and are currently on a 5-game winning streak at home. As regards team news: Mikel San Jose is suspended for this clash. Mikel Balenziaga has been passed fit to feature at left-back.
On the other hand, Real Madrid have regained the top spot after a victory over Real Betis last week while their archrivals Barcelona lost. Zinedine Zidane’s men are now above Barcelona with 2 points and a match at hand. Real have been on fire recently, Ronaldo and Co are undefeated in their last 5 games and have scored massive 15 goals in the matches. Touching Real squad news: Welsh winger Gareth Bale returns from suspension. Central-back duo Raphael Varane and Pepe are both sidelined so Nacho may partner Sergio Ramos in the heart of defence.